The Treaty of Tokehega - an Exercise in Law Translation
17(2) VUWLR 125-140, 1987
14 Pages Posted: 25 Feb 2016
Date Written: April 1, 1987
The purpose of this note is to deal with some of the difficulties experienced in translating European legal concepts into Tokelauan. The topic is dealt with, by Anthony Angelo and Hosea Kirifi, in the context of the Treaty of Tokehega, the first official legal document written in Tokelauan.
Keywords: Translate, translation, European legal concepts, Tokelauan, treaty of Tokuhega, Tokelau
JEL Classification: K00, K1, K10, K19, K2, K23, K29, K33, K40, K4, K3, K49, K39
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