1981 …2020

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Personal profile

Education/Academic qualification

Linguistics, PhD, University of Edinburgh

Award Date: 1 Dec 1977

Linguistics, MLitt, University of Edinburgh

Award Date: 1 Jan 1970

External positions

Honorary Associate Prof, University of Queensland

2011 → …

Research area keywords

  • pragmatics
  • semantics
  • history of linguistics

Projects

Research Output

The Semantics and Pragmatics of Three Potential Slurring Terms

Allan, K., 2020, Studies in Ethnopragmatics, Cultural Semantics, and Intercultural Communication: Ethnopragmatics and Semantic Analysis. Mullan, K., Peeters, B. & Sadow, L. (eds.). Singapore: Springer, p. 163-183 21 p.

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

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

3 Citations (Scopus)

Activities

  • 1 Editorial responsibility

Australian Journal of Linguistics (Journal)

Keith Allan (Editor in chief)

20072019

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial responsibility