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Yes Prime Manipulator
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This is a study of the author's Chinese translation of Yes Prime Minister (also published by the Chinese University Press in 1993). Adopting a target-oriented approach, the monograph aims to uncover the regularities that mark the relationships between function, process and product. It concludes that the translated text is over-determined by many factors besides the source text: socio-political conditions, literary and translation traditions, and the translator's poetics and ideology. The findings are brought to bear on a number of translation theories, especially the Polysystem Theory and other cultural theories of translation in whose frameworks the study has been carried out.
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Chang Nam-fung received his Ph.D. from the University of Warwick in 1998. Recently he has focused his research on theoretical and descriptive translation studies. He is now Associate Professor at the Department of Translation of Lingnan University, Hong Kong.

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