Department of Linguistics University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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Braj B Kachru

Professor Emeritus of Linguistics

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    University of Illinois
    Dept. of Linguistics, MC-168
    707 South Mathews Avenue
    Urbana, IL 61801
    USA

    Office: 1205½ Nevada, Room 203
  • Telephone: (217) 333-6452
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Publications

Books

  • Kachru, Braj B. The Alchemy of English: The Spread, Functions and Models of Non-native Englishes. University of Illinois Press, 1990.
  • Kachru, Braj B. The Indianization of English: The English Language in India. Oxford University Press, 1983.

Book Contributions

  • Kachru, Braj B., and Cecil L. Nelson. "World Englishes." Sociolinguistics and Language Teaching. Ed. Sandra McKay and Nancy H. Hornberger. Cambridge University Press, 1996. 71-102.
  • Kachru, Braj B. "Models for non-native Englishes." The Alchemy of English: The Spread, Functions and Models of Non-native Englishes. Ed. Braj B. Kachru. University of Illinois Press, 1992. 48-74.
  • Kachru, Braj B. "Teaching world Englishes." The Other Tongue: English Across Cultures. Ed. Braj B. Kachru. University of Illinois Press, 1992. 355-366.
  • Kachru, Braj B. "Standards, codification and sociolinguistic realism: the English language in the outer circle." English in the World: Teaching and Learning the Language and Literatures. Ed. Randolph Quirk and Henry Widdowson. Cambridge University Press, 1985. 11-30.

Edited Books

  • Kachru, Braj B. The Other Tongue: English Across Cultures. University of Illinois Press, 1992.

Journal Articles

  • Kachru, Braj B. "World Englishes: approaches, issues and resources." Language Teaching 25.1 (1992): 1-14.