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On Translation: Some advice

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posted on 2023-03-17, 21:01 authored by Gavin T. L. BrownGavin T. L. Brown

This brief advisory outlines reasons to prefer functional equivalence approaches to literal translate/back-translate protocols. I conclude with a protocol for checking the equivalence of meaning in a translation. I hint at the importance of decentered translation when adapting data collection tools.



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