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By Donald N. Clark

Culture and Customs of Korea is a superb advent to the Korean humans and their faith, arts and literature, everyday life, and customs. It provides crucial reviews that experience formed existence in either North and South Korea this day. those comprise the migration of the folks from farms within the geographical region to crowded urban flats, the consequences of quick industrialization, and the continued trauma of the country's department. obtainable and hugely authoritative, Culture and Customs of Korea may be the final resource for college students and different readers to profit approximately a big Asian society and the fatherland of the numerous Korean Americans.

For centuries, even though strongly stimulated by way of the chinese language, Koreans have maintained a different civilization with their very own language, social association, nutrients, nationwide gown, political associations, and customs. The disruptions of the twentieth century have incorporated an extended and hard interval of international rule and a devastating civil struggle. despite the fact that, Koreans proceed to prize their conventional tradition, and the more youthful generations have embraced Koreanness with a selection to claim Korea's position on this planet. Culture and Customs of Korea artfully depicts the prior and found in North and South Korea with chapters at the tale of the Korean humans, proposal and faith, arts and literature, appearing arts, lifestyle and folkways, lifestyles in a Korean village, existence in city Korean, and gender, marriage, and the lives of Korean girls. A chronology and thesaurus complement the text.

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C. Van Coolput). Sterne, Laurence: A sentimental journey (2 versions: Mlle M. Delahaye). Sterne, Laurence: Tristram Shandy (4 versions: Mlle B. Schreurs). Streuvels, Stijn: De oogst (Mlle K. Verstuyft). Streuvels, Stijn: Het Kerstekind (M. L. Lamaire). Tieck, Ludwig: une dizaine de récits (parfois 2 ou 3 versions). Twain, Mark: Tom Sawyer (M. T. Boucquey). 1 (43-189) Production, tradition et importation: une clef pour la description de la littérature et de la littérature en traduction1 (1980) Au cours des dernières années, les spécialistes de la traduction se sont souvent interrogés sur la valeur de leurs théories.

Dans la mesure où les interprétations du traducteur remontent à des conceptions artistiques, il va de soi que la littérature comparée peut à son tour compléter l’analyse. Elle nous aidera à déterminer aussi bien certaines causes – chez le traducteur – que certaines conséquences profondes chez le lecteur – des tendances décelées au niveau des textes. Documents littéraires Voici les traductions auxquelles nous empruntons des extraits (entre parenthèses, le nom de l’étudiant qui a fait l’étude): – – – de Kleist, H.

Des glissements semblables peuvent être observés dans les traductions modernes, dont on peut naïvement supposer qu’elles se distinguent de leur modèle pour des raisons linguistiques évidentes, et non pour des raisons littéraires (ce qui impliquerait qu’elles soient ‘parfaites’ sur le plan littéraire: seules les ‘mauvaises’ traductions seraient du ressort de la critique littéraire). L’objection qu’on est en présence de ‘Belles Infidèles’ ressuscitées, ou que le fameux goût français est de tous les temps, perd de sa pertinence devant la constatation que les mêmes mécanismes interviennent dans la transposition en néerlandais de romans français ou dans des versions anglaises de romans néerlandais.

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