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Motherless tongues : the insurgency of language amid wars of translation / Vicente L. Rafael.

By: Rafael, Vicente L.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Quezon City : Ateneo de Manila University Press, 2016Description: xii, 255 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9789715507561 (paperback).Subject(s): Philippine languages -- Political aspects | Translating and interpreting -- Political aspects -- Philippines | United States -- Languages -- Political aspects | Philippines -- Colonial influence
Contents:
Welcoming what comes : translating sovereignty in the revolutionary Philippines -- Wars of translation : American English, colonial schooling, and Tagalog slang -- The cell phone and the crowd : messianic politics in the EDSA II uprising -- Translation, American English, and the national insecurities of empire -- Targeting translation : counterinsurgency and the weaponization of language -- The accidents of area studies : Benedict Anderson and Arjun Appadurai -- Contracting nostalgia : on Renato Rosaldo -- Language, history, and autobiography : becoming Reynaldo Ileto -- Interview: Translation speaks with Vicente Rafael.
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Books Books Main Library: Filipiniana Section
PL 5507 .R34 2016 (Browse shelf) c.1 Available D-16671
Books Books Main Library: Filipiniana Section
PL 5507 .R34 2016 (Browse shelf) c.2 Available D-17936
Books Books Main Library: Filipiniana Section
PL 5507 .R34 2016 (Browse shelf) c.3 Available D-18745
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Includes bibliography and index.

Welcoming what comes : translating sovereignty in the revolutionary Philippines -- Wars of translation : American English, colonial schooling, and Tagalog slang -- The cell phone and the crowd : messianic politics in the EDSA II uprising -- Translation, American English, and the national insecurities of empire -- Targeting translation : counterinsurgency and the weaponization of language -- The accidents of area studies : Benedict Anderson and Arjun Appadurai -- Contracting nostalgia : on Renato Rosaldo -- Language, history, and autobiography : becoming Reynaldo Ileto -- Interview: Translation speaks with Vicente Rafael.

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