TITLE

Who are the interpreters?

AUTHOR(S)
Jenkinson, Andrew
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Interpretation Journal;Mar2004, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reflects on the contradictions involved in the use of the words interpreter and interpretation. Definition of the words interpretation and interpret; Belief that geology is the most artistic of the natural sciences; Realization that interpretation requires an audience.
ACCESSION #
12707368

 

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