Reteaching Academics How to Write

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Length.

Esotericism.

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Kearney, Michael. “The local and the global: The anthropology of globalization and transnationalism.” Annual review of anthropology 24.1 (1995): 547–565.

Formulaic Structure.

Loss of Humanity.

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Schultz, T. Paul. “School subsidies for the poor: evaluating the Mexican Progresa poverty program.” Journal of development Economics 74.1 (2004): 199–250.

1. Learn to read fast and slow.

2. Read — and try to adopt — other writing styles.

3. Find humanity in everyone’s writing.

4. Learn with writers in other fields.

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