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Name: Kanavillil  Rajagopalan
Institution: Universidade Estadual de Campinas
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State and/or Country: Brazil   
Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
Discourse Analysis
General Linguistics
Linguistic Theories
Philosophy of Language
History of Linguistics
Selected Publications: ''The philosophy of Applied Linguistics.'' In: Davies, A. & Elder, C. (eds.) (2003). Handbook of Applied Linguistics. New York: Blackwell Publishers. pp. 397-420.

''National languages as flags of allegiance or the linguistics that failed us: a close look at emergent linguistic chauvinism in Brazil.'' Journal of Language & Politics. vol. 1. no. 1. 2002. pp. 115-147.

''On Searle [on Austin] on language.'' Language & Communication. vol. 20. no. 4. 2000. p. 347-391.

''Tuning up amidst the din of discordant notes: on a recent bout of identity crisis in applied linguistics.'' International Journal of Applied Linguistics. vol. 9. no. 2. 1999. pp. 99-119.
Courses Taught: Pragmatics
Academic Paper Abstract: ‘World English’ and the Latin analogy: where we get it wrong
The ‘Outer Circle’ as a role model for the ‘Expanding Circle’

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