Role of Translation in Nation Building

By: Ravi Kumar

Categories: Globalization, Localization, Reference, Translation

The Book is a joint publication of modlingua and Indian Translators Association.
It talks about how translators have always played a pivotal role in social and cultural change in society and how they continue to play a major role in dissemination of the ever expanding knowledge and information available today. In this globalized world the demand for translation and language related services has increased many times and that translation is not only needed for the creation of national identity but it has also become an essential tool for keeping pace with the processes of globalization and localization. Many times we take for granted the translators crucial role at the (intra) national level and we are less aware of their equally pivotal place as mediators at the international level and, potentially, in the creation of the even larger and comprehensive global supra national identities which seem destined to follow in the future.
The book is very useful for translators, researchers, academicians, students of translation, culture and history

Editor: Ravi Kumar
Contributors: Hindi Center
ISBN No. digital Version: 978-81-926798-1-5 More info»


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