Cultural functions of translation

Christina Schäffner (Editor), Helen Kelly Holmes (Editor)

Research output: Book/ReportBook


Illustrates that translation as a culture transcending process is an important way of positioning cultures. The focus is on the role of translation for the formation of cultural identities, and on effects of globalization for translating advertising.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationClevedon (UK)
PublisherMultilingual matters
Number of pages100
ISBN (Print)1-85359-333-8, 978-1-85359-333-8
Publication statusPublished - 20 Nov 1995

Publication series

NameCurrent issues in language and society
PublisherMultilingual matters


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  • Editorial

    Schäffner, C., 20 Nov 1995, Cultural functions of translation. Schäffner, C. & Kelly-Holmes, H. (eds.). Clevedon (UK): Multilingual matters, p. 1-8 8 p. (Current issues in language and society; vol. 1).

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