Andrew Chesterman and Rosemary Arrojo’s (AC and RA’s) articulation of a set of shared assumptions and objectives represents an admirable effort. Not only is the exercise constructive in that it represents an attempt to reconcile otherwise antagonistic camps: the 30 theses listed here are also illuminating as a diagnostic of current thinking within our discipline.
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1999a “Conceptual Work and the ‘Translation’ Concept”. Target 11:1. 1–31.
1999b “Image Schemas, Metaphoric Processes and the ‘Translate’ Concept”. Metaphor and Symbol 14:3. 199–219.
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1987Women, Fire, and Dangerous Things. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
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1981Reason, Truth and History. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
1990Realism with a Human Face. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.
1995The Construction of Social Reality. London: Penguin.
1998Mind, Language and Society: Philosophy in the Real World. New York: Basic Books.
1980In Search of a Theory of Translation. Tel Aviv: The Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics.
1995Descriptive Translation Studies and beyond. Amsterdam-Philadelphia: John Benjamins.