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Russian-English tranlation of philosophical text
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I wrote a short philosophical book in Russian, and want to publish it in English.

Job description:
I need a native English speaker with native fluency in Russian in order to translate a short, but complicated philosophical text.

Source Language:

Target Language:

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Target Audience:
Young office workers and general progressive public

Desired Tone and Voice:
Philosophical but not academic. Well-structured and not arrogant.

Added 24 MAY 2012, 14:10 PM EDT
Short text example is attached
Added 25 MAY 2012, 2:11 AM EDT
To make my decision easier and mutually beneficial, can you please translate and send me the first paragraph of the excerpt attached.

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