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The Resource Translation and Migration

Translation and Migration

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Translation and Migration
Title
Translation and Migration
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Subject
Language
eng
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MiAaPQ
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
New Perspectives in Translation and Interpreting Studies
Translation and Migration
Label
Translation and Migration
Link
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Copyright
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Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Half Title -- Series Information -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Dedication -- Contents -- List of figures -- Acknowledgments -- 1 Migration, mobility, and culture -- Migration, mobility, and landscape -- Departures -- Permanent displacement -- Arrivals, multiculturalism, and critique -- Lens 1: Fluidity, hybridity, identity -- Lens 2: Reconfiguring 'us' and 'them' -- Lens 3: Translation and hospitality - Khan and Kant speak -- Translation and the goal of mutual understanding -- Notes -- References -- 2 The multiple meanings of hospitality -- Shifting promises -- Sassamon's dilemma -- Ellis Island and the uncertain presence of hospitality -- Angel Island and the certain absence of hospitality -- The constraints of role -- Translation as heresy -- Words undressed -- Notes -- References -- 3 Translation and labor migrants -- Migration and human security -- Translation and globalization -- Overseas contract laborers -- Male contract laborers -- Labor trafficking -- Internal migrants: Female factory workers in China -- Female domestic workers: From submission to empowerment -- Overseas domestic workers as activists -- Freeing up the space -- Sex workers, migration, and translation -- Empower - Thailand -- Bad girls news -- Notes -- References -- 4 Translating the landscape -- Marks on the land -- 'Navvies,' 'Paddies,' and 'Celestials': Migrant specters of the canals and the rails -- Irish navvies in Britain -- Irish 'Paddies' in the United States -- Chinese 'Celestials' and the building of the railroads in the United States -- Visibility re-envisioned -- Translating the migrant self into the landscape -- From Sri Lanka to Australia -- From the Levant to 'Little Syria' to the 'real' America -- Invisible/visible specters -- Notes -- References -- 5 Signs of transnationalism from above and below -- The taskscapes of Koreatown, LA
  • Buenos días - Ahn-nyung-hah-seh-yo - Good morning -- The upside downside of transnationalism -- Yuhaksaeng and iminja in Toronto, Canada -- Notes -- References -- 6 Constructing and contesting young migrant identities -- Managing migrant identities -- Essentializing migrants -- Worlds in words -- Restricted spaces of identity -- Negotiating inter-ethnic identities -- What's fresh off the boat? -- Constructing cosmopolitanism from below -- Notes -- References -- Index
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Extent
1 online resource (227 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315399805
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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remote

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