The Resource Decolonizing methodologies : research and indigenous peoples, Linda Tuhiwai Smith

Decolonizing methodologies : research and indigenous peoples, Linda Tuhiwai Smith

Label
Decolonizing methodologies : research and indigenous peoples
Title
Decolonizing methodologies
Title remainder
research and indigenous peoples
Statement of responsibility
Linda Tuhiwai Smith
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • From the vantage point of the colonized, the term 'research' is inextricably linked with European colonialism; the way in which scientific research has been implicated in the worst excesses of imperialism remains a powerful remembered history for many of the world's colonized peoples. Here, an indigenous researcher issues a clarion call for the decolonization of research methods
  • In the first part of the book, the author critically examines the historical and philosophical base of Western research. Extending the work of Foucault, she explores the intersections of imperialism, knowledge and research; en route she provides a history of knowledge from the Enlightenment to postcoloniality. The second part of the book meets an urgent demand: people who are carrying out their own research projects need literature which validates their frustrations in dealing with various Western paradigms. In setting an agenda for planning and implementing indigenous research, the author shows how such programmes are part of the wider project of reclaiming control over indigenous ways of knowing and being
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 305.8/0072
  • 305.8/0072
Index
index present
LC call number
  • GN380
  • GN380
LC item number
  • .S65 1999
  • .S65 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Decolonizing methodologies : research and indigenous peoples, Linda Tuhiwai Smith
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • zbnus
  • mel
  • glg
Contents
1. Imperialism, History, Writing and Theory -- 2. Research Through Imperial Eyes -- 3. Colonizing Knowledges -- 4. Research Adventures on Indigenous Lands -- 5. Notes from Down Under -- 6. The Indigenous People's Project: Setting a New Agenda -- 7. Articulating an Indigenous Research Agenda -- 8. Twenty-five Indigenous Projects -- 9. Responding to the Imperatives of an Indigenous Agenda: A Case Study of Maori -- 10. Towards Developing Indigenous Methodologies: Kaupapa Maori Research
Control code
000014044476
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
ix, 208 p.
Isbn
9781877133671
Isbn Type
(Univ. of Otago Press : limp)
Lccn
98030387
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b18728820
System control number
  • 14044476ca
  • (OCoLC)39556459

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