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
Number of pages3
ISBN (Electronic)9789027263872
ISBN (Print)9789027200990
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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