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Journal of Chinese Integrative Medicine ›› 2008, Vol. 6 ›› Issue (4): 437-440.doi: 10.3736/jcim20080422

• Research on English Translation of TCM • Previous Articles    

Necessity of both "domestication" version and "alienation" version during the process of English translation of traditional Chinese medicine

Ling Liu1, Yu Chen2, Yu Wang1, Zhao Xu3()   

  1. 1. English Class of Grade 2002, School of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Guiyang College of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Guiyang, Guizhou Province 550002, China
    2. Shizhen Class 5 of Grade 2006, School of Integration of Traditional Chinese and Western Medicine, Guiyang College of Tra¬ditional Chinese Medicine, Guiyang, Guizhou Province 550002, China;
    3. Morphology Laboratory, Guiyang College of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Guiyang, Guizhou Province 550002, China
  • Received:2007-09-29 Online:2008-04-20 Published:2008-04-15
  • Contact: XU Zhao

Key words: medicine, traditional Chinese, domesticating method, foreignizing method, translating, English

CLC Number: 

  • R2-05
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