Gideon Toury

List of John Benjamins publications for which Gideon Toury plays a role.

Book series


ISSN 0924-1884 | E-ISSN 1569-9986


Subjects Translation Studies
Subjects Bibliographies in linguistics | History of linguistics | Translation Studies
Subjects Translation Studies


Toury, Gideon 2011 Translation problemHandbook of Translation Studies: Volume 2, Gambier, Yves and Luc van Doorslaer (eds.), pp. 169–174 | Article
Twenty years in the life of an academic journal is justification enough for stocktaking, be it ever so tentative; the more so as, in the case at hand, the anniversary coincides with a major change of editorship. I would also like to think that the time is ripe for some patting on the proverbial… read more
Toury, Gideon 2006 Conducting research on a “Wish-to-Understand” basisTranslation Studies at the Interface of Disciplines, Duarte, João Ferreira, Alexandra Assis Rosa and Teresa Seruya (eds.), pp. 55–66 | Article
When purporting to account for translational behavior and supply it with explanations concerning reasons and results, many scholars are still prone to take too many things for granted. Thus, we often purport to know “for a fact,” even adopt as a framework for our very study, claims which should… read more
Toury, Gideon 1990 Translation-specific lexical items and their representation in the dictionaryMeaning and Lexicography, Tomaszczyk, Jerzy and Barbara Lewandowska-Tomaszczyk (eds.), pp. 287 ff. | Article
Toury, Gideon 1989 Verb Metaphors under TranslationTarget 1:2, pp. 239–248 | Review article