• The translation of cultural references and practices
• The ideology of translation
• Sociology of translation: reception; institutional power and control (sponsorship, censorship, etc.)
• Gender and translation: the use of sexist terminology, sexist concepts of translation, gender markers in translation
• Translation and the sociology of language: minoritization and standardization of languages
PhD faculty (academic tutors and PhD supervisors)
Anna Aguilar-Amat, Anna Gil, Laura Santamaria, Carme Mangiron, Montserrat Bacardí, Francesc Galera Porta.
Other doctors of the Department also can supervise PhD disertations in this field of research.