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Sarangi, Srikant

  1. Helen Sissons

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal1106

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

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Sissons, H. 2012. Sarangi, Srikant. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

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  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012


Srikant Sarangi is professor in language and communication and director of the Health Communication Research Centre at Cardiff University. He is also honorary professor, Faculty of Humanities, Aalborg University (Denmark; 2009–14) and professor in language and communication at Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim (2009–11). His research interests are in discourse analysis and applied linguistics; language and identity in public life and institutional/professional communication studies.


  • applied linguistics;
  • discourse analysis;
  • language and social interaction;
  • professional discourse;
  • situated language use;
  • language for specific purposes