The History of Translation

The History of Translation and Translation in Indonesia

Zainurrahman (published in October, 2th 2009)

Over time, people believed that there is relationship between translation and the story of the Babel Tower in the Book of Genesis. In this story, people (after Noah and the great flood) want to challenge God by constructing a tower to reach heaven. God, then, punish them with “a linguistic stratagem”, He caused them to speak in different language so they could not understand each other. The they were scattered allover this world. After that incident…(download PDF fulltext)

See also in this journal “Being Lost in Reading”

Visit also useful Translation Websites:

  1. Translation Base
  2. Translation Directory
  3. Translation Trusted Directory

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