List of John Benjamins publications for which Becky Childs plays a role.
Review of Maguire & McMahon (2011): Analysing Variation in English. English World-Wide 35:1, pp. 104–1082014.
Chapter 6. Breaking old habits: Syntactic constraints underlying habitual effects in Newfoundland English. Aspect in Grammatical Variation, Walker, James A. (ed.), pp. 81–932010.
African American English in Appalachia: Dialect accommodation and substrate influence. English World-Wide 25:1, pp. 27–502004.
Recent studies of bi-ethnic enclave dialect communities in the American South suggest that earlier versions of African American speech both accommodated local dialect norms and exhibited a persistent substratal effect from the early African-European contact situation. We examine this hypothesis by… read more | Article
Defining ethnic varieties in the Bahamas: Phonological accommodation in black and white enclave communities. Contact Englishes of the Eastern Caribbean, Aceto, Michael and Jeffrey P. Williams (eds.), pp. 1–282003.