1981 …2019
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Personal profile

Education/Academic qualification

Linguistics, PhD, The University of Edinburgh

Linguistics, MLitt, The University of Edinburgh

External positions

Honorary Associate Prof, The University of Queensland

2011 → …

Research area keywords

  • pragmatics
  • semantics
  • history of linguistics

Projects 2010 2018

Research Output 1981 2019

Religious and ideologically motivated taboos

Allan, K., 2019, The Oxford Handbook of Taboo Words and Language. Allan, K. (ed.). 1st ed. Oxford UK: Oxford University Press, p. 248-263 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

Semantics and pragmatics: a historical review to the end of the twentieth century

Allan, K., 2019, In : Argumentum. 15, p. 81-116

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Taboo words and language: an overview

Allan, K., 2019, The Oxford Handbook of Taboo Words and Language. Allan, K. (ed.). 1st ed. Oxford UK: Oxford University Press, p. 1-27 27 p. (Oxford Handbooks in Linguistics).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Otherpeer-review

The Oxford Handbook of Taboo Words and Language

Allan, K. (ed.), 2019, Oxford UK: Oxford University Press. 464 p.

Research output: Book/ReportEdited BookOtherpeer-review

Activities 2007 2007

  • 1 Editorial responsibility

Australian Journal of Linguistics (Journal)

Keith Allan (Editor in chief)
20072019

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial responsibility