An Analysis on Legal Translation in a Functionalist Approach
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- Legal translation; functionalism; Skopostheorie; adequacy; loyalty principle
This paper carries out a comparative study of traditional translation approach and functionalist translation approach, and then proposes a theoretical framework in which the functionalist translation approach is applied to legal translation. Functionalist theory is adapted for analysis of legal translation phenomena, which may offer an alternative to traditional translation.
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TY - CONF AU - Jun Song PY - 2016/05 DA - 2016/05 TI - An Analysis on Legal Translation in a Functionalist Approach BT - Proceedings of the 2nd International Symposium on Social Science (ISSS 2016) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 214 EP - 217 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/isss-16.2016.52 DO - https://doi.org/10.2991/isss-16.2016.52 ID - Song2016/05 ER -