Translation and the EU - conditions and consequences

Christina Schäffner

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Abstract

Translation plays an important role in the EU institutions. The description and explanation of the conditions of translation work and of the products of this work pose challenges to Translation Studies. For example, it needs to be tested whether traditional concepts do apply to the translation activity and its products, or whether modified or new concepts need to be introduced. Some of these concepts are reconsidered in view of the new contexts. Cross-references are made to the individual contributions in this issue which provide specific information.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)247-261
Number of pages15
JournalPerspectives
Volume9
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2001

Keywords

  • translation
  • EU institutions
  • cross‐references
  • individual contributions

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    2001

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