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The impact of culture on interpreter behaviour

By Helen Spencer-Oatey and Jianyu Xing


This chapter explores the impact that cultural factors can have on interpreters' performance in intercultural interactions. Of course, all interactions that involve interpreters are inevitably intercultural interactions, but many intercultural interactions can (and very frequently do) take place without the involvement of interpreters

Topics: HM, P1
Publisher: De Gruyter Mouton
Year: 2009
OAI identifier: oai:wrap.warwick.ac.uk:3140

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