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Name: Tracy  G.  Beckett
Institution: Pennsylvania State University
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State and/or Country: PA
Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
Discourse Analysis
Anthropological Linguistics
Subject Language(s): Afrikaans
Language Family(ies): Germanic
Selected Publications: Beckett, Tracy G. (2009). The Dynamics of Aging in Africa. In K. B. Wilson & K. Thomas (eds.) The ARC Book of Scholarship: Expanding What We Know About the African Diaspora, pp. 81-100. Minneapolis MN: BookMobile.

Lantolf, J. P. & Beckett, T.G. (2009). Research Timeline: Sociocultural theory and SLA. Language Teaching, 42:459-475.

Beckett, T.G. (2005) Language and Dementia in Bilingual Settings: Evidence from two case studies. Cape Town: PRAESA. Occasional Paper 24. ISBN: 1-919948-38-4.
Courses Taught: Language Testing (Spring 2009)
Introduction to Applied Linguistics
Computer Academic Discipline
Academic Writing 2
Language Policy & Planning
Oral Communication for Teaching Assistant
Conversational English Proficiency for Economists
English as L1/L2
Afrikaans as L1/L2
Reviewer of: Language and National Identity in Africa (LL Issue 19.3802)
Language and National Identity in Africa (LL Issue 19.3816)

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