The sacred and taboo

Douglas Robinson*

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationA History of Modern Translation Knowledge
Subtitle of host publicationSources, concepts, effects
EditorsLieven D’hulst, Yves Gambier
PublisherJohn Benjamins Publishing Company
Pages57-59
Number of pages3
ISBN (Electronic)9789027263872
ISBN (Print)9789027200990
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 28 Jun 2018

Scopus Subject Areas

  • Literature and Literary Theory
  • Communication
  • Language and Linguistics
  • Linguistics and Language

User-Defined Keywords

  • Bans on translating sacred texts
  • Literalism
  • Taboo
  • Total translatability
  • Untranslatability

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