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Translation Theory

  1. Maria Tymoczko

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal1224

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

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Tymoczko, M. 2012. Translation Theory. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012


The current concept of theory in academic disciplines began to develop in tandem with the scientific revolution during the early modern period, with most parameters of the concept of theory having been worked out in the natural sciences.


  • globalization;
  • ethnocentrism;
  • translation