TITLE

Belief and Disbelief for Interpreters

AUTHOR(S)
LAPAGE, WILL
PUB. DATE
March 2014
SOURCE
Legacy (National Association for Interpretation);Mar/Apr2014, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the role of belief in successful interpretation. It states that one has a complex system of beliefs which defines who one is, and that deep interpretation aims to link widely divergent belief systems. On the other hand, disbelief of inconvenient truths is reportedly also needed to maintain one' equilibrium. The article notes that believability derives from credibility, which requires understanding and respect for one's beliefs and that of others.
ACCESSION #
95121676

 

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