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Haberland, Hartmut

  1. Bent Preisler

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal0488

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

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Preisler, B. 2012. Haberland, Hartmut. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012


Hartmut Haberland (b. 1948) is a German-Danish linguist whose main contributions to applied linguistics, within the areas of pragmatics and sociolinguistics, include being founder, in 1977 (with Jacob L. Mey), and coeditor of the internationally recognized Journal of Pragmatics.


  • intercultural communication;
  • language policy;
  • language and social interaction;
  • pragmatics;
  • lingua francas;
  • multilingualism