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Title Translation under state control : books for young people in the German Democratic Republic / Gaby Thomson-Wohlgemuth.
Imprint New York : Routledge, 2009.


 Internet  Z321.4 .T48 2009eb    AVAILABLE
Description 1 online resource (xv, 260 pages) : illustrations
Series Children's literature and culture
Children's literature and culture.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Print version record.
Subject Children's literature -- Publishing -- Germany (East)
Children's literature, English -- Translations into German -- History and criticism.
Translating and interpreting -- Germany (East)
Publishers and publishing -- Political aspects -- Germany (East)
Literature and state -- Germany (East)
Children -- Books and reading -- Germany (East)
Youth -- Books and reading -- Germany (East)
Socialism and youth -- Germany (East)
Germany (East) -- Cultural policy.
Germany (East)
Genre Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Contents The historical context of children's literature in the GDR -- Publishers and the lion's den -- What the files say -- Case studies -- If in doubt, spell it out -- Conclusion.
Summary In this book, Gaby Thomson-Wohlgemuth explores the effects of ideology on the English-to-German translation of children's literature under the socialist regime of the former German Democratic Republic.
Other Title Print version: Thomson-Wohlgemuth, Gaby. Translation under state control. New York : Routledge, 2009 9780415995801 0415995809