Academic jargon and theory that is pretentious create your prose turgid, ridiculous, and downright irritating.

Academic jargon and theory that is pretentious create your prose turgid, ridiculous, and downright irritating.

Historians value plain English.Your professor will suspect which you have little to say that you are trying to conceal. Needless to say, historians can’t go along without some concept; also people who profess to possess no concept really do—it’s called naпve realism. And quite often you may need a technical term, be it ontological argument or ecological fallacy. By using concept or technical terms, make sure that these are typically intelligible and do genuine intellectual lifting. Please, no sentences such as this: “By method of a neo-Althusserian, post-feminist hermeneutics, this essay will de/construct the logo/phallo/centrism imbricated in the marginalizing post-colonial gendered look, therefore proliferating the subjectivities that may re/present the de/stabilization associated with the essentializing habitus of post-Fordist capitalism.”

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