Chapter published in:Reflections on Translation Theory: Selected papers 1993 - 2014
[Benjamins Translation Library 132] 2017
► pp. 17–24
Shared ground in Translation Studies
The authors propose thirty “theses” concerning translation that might be accepted by scholars coming from different philosophical and research backgrounds. The “theses” have to do with the definition of ‘translation’, where we might look for causal explanations, and assumptions about translation effects.
Keywords: essentialism, definition, explanation, translation effects, meaning