Second thoughts on equivalence

2005
journal article
article
dc.abstract.enThe claim that the notion of equivalence is necessary as a defining characteristic of translation – previously accepted by the author – must be qualified. The aim of this comment is to show that equivalence should not be treated as an abstract correspondence between a source and a target text, and is better understood as ‘fidelity’. Accordingly, the task of the translator should be described as seeking the ‘middle ground’ – a position acceptable to both parties involved.pl
dc.affiliationWydział Filologiczny : Instytut Filologii Angielskiejpl
dc.contributor.authorPawelec, Andrzej - 131302 pl
dc.date.accessioned2015-03-11T10:16:16Z
dc.date.available2015-03-11T10:16:16Z
dc.date.issued2005pl
dc.description.number2pl
dc.description.physical151-153pl
dc.description.volume13pl
dc.identifier.doi10.1080/09076760508668984pl
dc.identifier.eissn1747-6623pl
dc.identifier.issn0907-676Xpl
dc.identifier.urihttp://ruj.uj.edu.pl/xmlui/handle/item/3696
dc.languageengpl
dc.language.containerengpl
dc.subtypeArticlepl
dc.titleSecond thoughts on equivalencepl
dc.title.journalPerspectivespl
dc.typeJournalArticlepl
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dc.abstract.enpl
The claim that the notion of equivalence is necessary as a defining characteristic of translation – previously accepted by the author – must be qualified. The aim of this comment is to show that equivalence should not be treated as an abstract correspondence between a source and a target text, and is better understood as ‘fidelity’. Accordingly, the task of the translator should be described as seeking the ‘middle ground’ – a position acceptable to both parties involved.
dc.affiliationpl
Wydział Filologiczny : Instytut Filologii Angielskiej
dc.contributor.authorpl
Pawelec, Andrzej - 131302
dc.date.accessioned
2015-03-11T10:16:16Z
dc.date.available
2015-03-11T10:16:16Z
dc.date.issuedpl
2005
dc.description.numberpl
2
dc.description.physicalpl
151-153
dc.description.volumepl
13
dc.identifier.doipl
10.1080/09076760508668984
dc.identifier.eissnpl
1747-6623
dc.identifier.issnpl
0907-676X
dc.identifier.uri
http://ruj.uj.edu.pl/xmlui/handle/item/3696
dc.languagepl
eng
dc.language.containerpl
eng
dc.subtypepl
Article
dc.titlepl
Second thoughts on equivalence
dc.title.journalpl
Perspectives
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JournalArticle
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Publication
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