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Faithful renderings [electronic resource] :Jewish-Christian difference and the politics of translation / Naomi Seidman.

By: Seidman, Naomi.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Afterlives of the Bible: Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2006Description: 1 online resource (viii, 333 p.).ISBN: 9780226745077 (electronic bk.); 0226745074 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Jews -- Languages -- Translating | Hebrew language -- Translating | Bible. Old Testament -- Translating | Bible. O.T. Greek -- Versions | Jewish literature -- Translations -- History and criticism | Judaism -- Relations -- Christianity | Christianity and other religions -- Judaism | Translating and interpreting -- Political aspects | LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES -- Translating & Interpreting | Oude Testament | Vertalingen | Joden | ChristenenGenre/Form: Electronic books.DDC classification: 418/.02089924 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
The translator as double agent -- Immaculate translation : sexual fidelity, textual transmission, and the virgin birth -- "The beauty of Greece in the tents of Shem" : Aquila between the camps -- False friends : conversion and translation from Jerome to Luther -- A translator culture -- The Holocaust in every tongue -- Translation and assimilation : Singer in America -- Endecktes Judenthum? : a translator's note.
Summary: Faithful Renderings reads translation history through the lens of Jewish-Christian difference and, conversely, views Jewish-Christian difference as an effect of translation. Subjecting translation to a theological-political analysis, Seidman asks how the charged Jewish-Christian relationship--and more particularly the dependence of Christianity on the texts and translations of a rival religion--has haunted the theory and practice of translation in the West. Bringing together central issues in translation studies with episodes in Jewish-Christian history, Naomi Seidman considers a range of texts.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

The translator as double agent -- Immaculate translation : sexual fidelity, textual transmission, and the virgin birth -- "The beauty of Greece in the tents of Shem" : Aquila between the camps -- False friends : conversion and translation from Jerome to Luther -- A translator culture -- The Holocaust in every tongue -- Translation and assimilation : Singer in America -- Endecktes Judenthum? : a translator's note.

Faithful Renderings reads translation history through the lens of Jewish-Christian difference and, conversely, views Jewish-Christian difference as an effect of translation. Subjecting translation to a theological-political analysis, Seidman asks how the charged Jewish-Christian relationship--and more particularly the dependence of Christianity on the texts and translations of a rival religion--has haunted the theory and practice of translation in the West. Bringing together central issues in translation studies with episodes in Jewish-Christian history, Naomi Seidman considers a range of texts.

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