This line, from the introduction to Linda Tuhiwai Smith’s book Decolonizing indigenous research agendas, methodologies and protocols. A review that focuses. Decolonizing Methodologies. Research and Indigenous Peoples. Linda Tuhiwai Smith. Second Edition. An essential text that critically examines the basis of. The book Decolonizing Methodologies: Research and Indigenous Peoples, Linda Tuhiwai Smith is published by Zed Books.

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It brilliantly demonstrates that “when indigenous peoples become the researchers and not merely the researched, the activity of research is transformed.

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Journal of Pacific History Providing a history of knowledge from the Enlightenment to Postcoloniality, she also discusses the fate of concepts such as “discovery”, “claiming”, and “naming” through which the west has incorporated and continues to incorporate the indigenous world within its own web.

This entry is part 11 of 20 in the Decolonizing Anthropology series. Imperialism, History, Writing and Theory 2. The book is divided into two parts. At Columbia the course is about the individual students, their projects, and the project of moving them through the graduate system so that they emerge as scholars who, for the most part, will become university professors.

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In addition to her academic work, Dr. Responding to the Imperatives of an Indigenous. A Case Study of Maori In PNG the course feels more like a shared project. Outside the USA, see our international sales information. Account Options Sign in.


Characteristics, Conversations and Contexts. Here, an indigenous researcher issues a clarion call for the decolonization of research methods.

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One in which we are all committed to the same goal decolonizing epistemic practice as it connects to PNG and where we are able to connect with non scholars who are equally interested in epistemic practice. Notes from Down Under 6. Extending the work of Foucault, she explores the intersections of imperialism, knowledge and research, and the different ways in which imperialism is embedded in disciplines of knowledge and methodologies as “regimes of truth”.

I think of all of this teaching as a collective, on-going, project where my scholarly practice, I hope, becomes less colonial every time I teach the course. Since the mid s she has worked decolnoizing indigenous people in Papua New Guinea.

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One of our founding principals is the proposition that the conservation of biological diversity in PNG can only be achieved if Papua New Guineans have full sovereignty over that biological diversity and that that sovereignty has been slowly stripped away by outsiders conducting research and conservation in the country.

Research Adventures on Indigenous Land 5. For more information, or to order this book, please visit https: It is a great deal of pedagogical labor on my part and a great deal of intellectual labor on their part. Agricultural Transformation in Ethiopia Atakilte Beyene. Zed BooksMar 15, – Social Science – pages.


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An ecology-centred concept of culture and history. In the theory part of the course we take the most canonical text for any given social-scientific body of thought, read it, and then read it through texts about the same topic written by non-Euro-American-Australian tihiwai. Research through Imperial Eyes 3. I started teaching the course after my colleague and friend Jamon Halvaksz pointed out that in my first book I failed to engage enough work by scholars from Papua New Guinea, PNG where I have worked sinceand the broader Pacific region.

In the first, the author critically examines the historical and methoodologies base of Western research. Research Through Imperial Eyes.

xmith This essential volume explores intersections of imperialism and research – specifically, the ways in which imperialism is embedded in disciplines of knowledge and tradition as ‘regimes of truth.

Twenty-Five Indigenous Projects 9.