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Toury, Gideon. 1991. What are descriptive studies into translation likely to yield apart from isolated descriptions? In Leuven-Zwart, Kitty M. van and Ton Naaijkens, eds. Translation Studies: the state of the art (Approaches to Translation Studies 9). Amsterdam & Atlanta: Rodopi. pp. 179–192.
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This paperdescribes the interdependence of the three translation approaches (process, product and function), and explicative and predictive aims of translation studies, with an example of a translation universal (avoiding recurrence, especially in canonical texts). [Source: BITRA/J. Franco]