Publication details [#11677]

Holmes, James S. 2004. The name and nature of Translation Studies. In Venuti, Lawrence. The Translation Studies reader. London: Routledge. pp. 180–192.


The paper discusses the name of our discipline and defends Translation Studies. Then, it classifies the different fields and criteria to conclude that there should be a primary division into Theory, Description and Applied studies, with their own branches. Generally considered to be a classic in the discipline that has put order into the terminology of Translation Studies.
Source : Based on BITRA / J. Franco