Bourdieu in Translation Studies: The Socio-Cultural Dynamics of Shakespeare Translation in Egypt

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This book explores the implications of Pierre Bourdieu's sociology of cultural production for the study of translation as a socio-cultural activity. Bourdieu's work has continued to inspire research on translation in the last few years, though without a detailed, large-scale investigation that tests the viability of his conceptual tools and methodological assumptions. With focus on the Arabic translations of Shakespeare's tragedies in Egypt, this book offers a detailed analysis of the theory of `fields of cultural ...

Bourdieu in Translation Studies: The Socio-cultural Dynamics of Shakespeare Translation in Egypt 2016, Routledge, London

ISBN-13: 9781138803626

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