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Kirk, Peter. 2005. Holy communicative? Current approaches to Bible translation worldwide. In Long, Lynne, ed. Translation and religion: holy untranslatable? (Topics in Translation 28). Clevedon: Multilingual Matters. pp. 89–101.
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In this article the author examines several attempts to make a bipolar classification of translation strategies (literal vs. free, foreignising vs. domestication, formal correspondence vs. dynamic equivalence and direct translation vs. indirect translation), concluding that there seems to be a common factor underlying each of them.
Source : A. Matthyssen