Academic Jargon

From io9:

About Scot McKnight

Scot McKnight is a recognized authority on the New Testament, early Christianity, and the historical Jesus. McKnight, author of more than fifty books, is the Professor of New Testament at Northern Seminary in Lombard, IL.

  • Tim Gombis

    Hope my students don’t see this. There goes about half my lecture content!

  • Joe Canner

    A slight variation on the last one:

    “Further studies are needed to…” == Gotta leave room for future funding opportunities, so no way are we going to admit that we’ve exhausted this topic.

  • MikeK

    Excellent; I won’t add any more; the list is endless…

  • Liz

    Adrian Plass would be proud of this list!

  • Jim Martin

    I love this! Now surely there is an adapted version called “Pastor Jargon.” Thanks!

  • Jason Goroncy

    … and that’s not half of the guff 😉