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Ideology, Culture, and Translation
Elliott, Scott S. and Roland Boer, editors

Atlanta: Society of Biblical Literature, 2012 pp. viii + 228. $29.95

Series Information
Semeia Studies, 69

Description: Translation is a fundamental aspect of biblical scholarship and an ever-present reality in a global context. Scholars interested in more than linguistically oriented translation problems of a traditional nature often struggle to find an interdisciplinary venue in which to share their work. These essays, by means of critical engagement with the translation, translation practices, and translation history of texts relevant to the study of Bible and ancient and modern Christianity, explore theoretical dimensions and contemporary implications of translations and translation practice. The contributors are George Aichele, Roland Boer, Virginia Burrus, Alan Cadwallader, K. Jason Coker, John Eipper, Scott S. Elliott, Raj Nadella, Flemming A. J. Nielsen, Christina Petterson, Naomi Seidman, Jaqueline du Toit, Esteban Voth, and Matt Waggoner.

Subjects: Bible, Literature, Methods, Linguistics, Translation and Translation Theory

Review by LÚnart J. de Regt
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Published 7/21/2013
Citation: LÚnart J. de Regt, review of Scott S. Elliott and Roland Boer, eds., Ideology, Culture, and Translation, Review of Biblical Literature [] (2013).

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