Saturday, May 05, 2007

Unpack This!

Now that the semester has come to a close, it's time to publish the list of impress-the-professor academic jargon. You just have to put a few of these words into conversation with any discourse in order to tease out the overarching meta narrative. Blech!

Tease Out, Unpack, Normative, Overarching, Heuristic, Discourse, Problematic, Dialectic, Frame/Lens, Deconstruct, Meta Narrative, Put in Conversation With, Hold In Tension, Paradigm Shift, Hegemony, Empower, To Flag, Bootstrapping, Social Justice, Debunk, Reify, Academia, Trope ...

This is an incomplete list. Please feel free to add your own.

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