AbstractsLanguage, Literature & Linguistics

Liquor and Liberty Across the sea: Translating an English Perspective on the Low Countries

by FS Roelofsen

Institution: Leiden University
Year: 2016
Keywords: translation; linguistics; English Atlas
Posted: 02/05/2017
Record ID: 2071402
Full text PDF: http://hdl.handle.net/1887/41913


In this thesis I explore several translation theories and strategies in the context of a translation of parts of volume IV of the English Atlas into the modern Dutch language. This volume of the English Atlas concerns the Low Countries, which provides an interesting cultural and historical angle for translation into the Dutch language Advisors/Committee Members: Foster, A.A (advisor).