Ideological Manipulation in the Translation of Tao Te Ching

Wei Liu
2020 International Journal of Innovative Research & Development  
As a cross-cultural activity, translation concerns intertextuality not only in language terms but in cultural ones. Thus, in intertextuality perspective, the translation strategy employed by the translator is, in one way or another, influenced by the intertextual ideologies related to their respective languages, be it collision or acceptance. In this paper, the translation strategies of Tao Te Ching in different periods are discussed from intertextuality perspective and the ideological
more » ... deological manipulation on the translators' choice of translation strategies are explored.
doi:10.24940/ijird/2020/v9/i4/feb20053 fatcat:asyd7c72tjfhrpvmxha7nqcpne