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Professor Linda Tuhiwai Smith Language: 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.
Now in its eagerly awaited second edition, this bestselling book has been substantially revised, with new case-studies and examples and important additions on new indigenous literature, the role of research in indigenous struggles for social justice, which brings this essential volume urgently up-to-date.
World Health Organization Language: World Health Organization Format Available: This book reviews the current state of health research and concludes that: There are five sections: Mertens explores the meaning of mixed methods evaluation, its evolution over the last few decades, and the dominant philosophical frameworks that are influencing thought and practice in the field today.
Four chapters explore evaluation of the effectiveness of interventions, development of instruments, systematic reviews, and policy evaluations, while an additional chapter covers evaluation approaches often required in specific contexts including gender responsive evaluations, needs assessment, and evaluations in conflict zones.
Te Kawehau Hoskins Language: Kaupapa Maori theory and methodology developed over twenty years ago and have since become influential in social research, practice and policy areas.
This collection furthers knowledge about kaupapa Maori by examining its effects over the decades, identifying and discussing its conventions and boundaries and reflecting on kaupapa Maori in social and educational research and practice.In recent years, scholars in critical Native studies have extended these conceptualizations in multivocal accounts, with notable examples by Joanne Barker, Ned Blackhawk, Jodi Byrd, Kehaulani Kauanui, Jean O'Brien, Kim Tallbear, Linda Tuhiwai Smith, Dale Turner, and Robert Warrior.
The output of literature on colonialism reached its apotheosis during the s and early s in the context of the decolonization and independence movements that had been afoot in Africa, Asia, and elsewhere, and, in the process, the concept became focalized.
24 A classical definition of the term, offered by French anthropologist Georges Ballandier, is instructive nonetheless.
From the outset in the art theory and art historical journal Third Text contested the terms, questioned the structures and challenged the history of western art.
The tone of writing has varied from the academic, poetic to the polemical. Linda Tuhiwai Smith has co-edited a new volume on decolonisation and education, including.
“Imperialism frames the indigenous experience,” writes Māori (Ngāti Awa and Ngāti Porou) scholar Linda Tuhiwai Smith.
“It is part of our story, our version of modernity.” 22 Every Indigenous people has its own places and histories, its own culture, traditions, and knowledge. Ethnomusicology is the study of music from the cultural and social aspects of the people who make it.
It encompasses distinct theoretical and methodical approaches that emphasize cultural, social, material, cognitive, biological, and other dimensions or contexts of musical behavior, instead of only its isolated sound component.
Nov 26, · History of the Modern World Midterm Essay 1/08/13 Colonialism and Latin America Eduardo Galeano is a passionate journalist and writer, a man that has put this passion into writing about the lost or often overlooked histories of Latin and South Americas.