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Academic reading

Terms

undefined, object
copy deck
rig

At once a history and a time bomb rigged to go off with dependable regularity.

p.359
to arrange or influence an election, competition in dishonest way
caption

Why do you suppose the photgraph has no caption?

p.311
words to explain what the picture is showing.
discourse

The domain of academic and intellectual discourse about class is still mostly white.

p.365
a serious speech or piece of writing ona particular subject
debris

and other debris of the modem city are not an eyesore to be quicky dismissed.

p.215
all the pieces that are left after something has been destroyed.
consciousness

A journey to class consciousness

p.365
the condition of being awake
deliberate

What elements of deliberate srtistry can you find in the essay?

p.214
intended or planned
jargon

who does not speak the chosen jargon

p.365
technical words and expressions that are used mainly by people who belong to the same professional group and are difficult to understand
testify

I testified before the office of Independent Counsel and the grand jury.

p.133
To make a formal statement of what is true.
intellectual

the intellectual left in this nation

p.365
an intelligent
inadequate

I still felt my language to be inadequate.

p.365
not good enough

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