Consistency in terminological choice: Holy Grail or false Prophet
Rogers, MA (2008) Consistency in terminological choice: Holy Grail or false Prophet SYNAPS - A Journal of Professional Communication, 21. 107 - 113. ISSN 1501-732X
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The aim of this contribution is to problematise the notion of consistency in relation to terminological choice in the context of technical writing and translation. It is argued that the conventional wisdom of terminological consistency can be nuanced through an understanding of ‘motivatedness’ which is rooted in textuality.
|Additional Information:||This is an electronic version of an article published as Rogers MA (2008). Consistency in terminological choice: Holy Grail or false Prophet. SYNAPS - A Journal of Professional Communication 21:107-113. Available online at: http://www.nhh.no/en/research---faculty/department-of-professional-and-intercultural-communication/publications/synaps.aspx|
|Divisions:||Faculty of Arts and Human Sciences > English and Languages > Languages and Translation|
|Depositing User:||Symplectic Elements|
|Date Deposited:||15 May 2012 12:59|
|Last Modified:||23 Sep 2013 19:17|
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