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Jens Karlsson

Associate Professor
  • E-mailJens.Karlsson@uib.no
  • Phone+47 55 58 22 31
  • Visitor Address
    Sydnesplassen 7
    HF-bygget
    5007 Bergen
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7805
    5020 Bergen

Fields of expertise and interest:

•  Linguistics: General and Chinese linguistics, especially word class theory and typological issues concerning the universal validity of grammatical categories.

• Translation and translation theory: Translation of Chinese poetry and prose, as well as theoretical quandaries in connection with that.

• Intercultural communication: The reception of ”classical” German philosophy – especially kantianism – into the Chinese intellectual sphere.