I am new to the group.
I try to apply indigenous, decolonization methodology as often as possible in my research within my own community composed of Chicanos-Hispanos in New Mexico. Any one else doing research on decolonizing Chicano communities?
Yoly from NM.
Any suggestion or reference on how to apply the method for a research on ‘urban consumption?’ how and what city people consume, spend, and do their everyday life (i.e.,in an ‘indigenous’ way)? Thanks
Well, ‘Indigenous Methodologies’ are becoming an increasingly popular among academic institutions and indigenous research scholars. You may be right Kerry, that one may get confused with this emerging new pardigm of research. Indigenous methodologies deserve indigenous paradigm and not just working with indigenous people with dominant or so-called western[Read more]
I am confused by your term indigenous methodologies.
Do you mean experience using ethnographic methodologies with indigenous communities?
I am not researching indigenous peoples so to speak but I am creating an ethnographic study of the migration of Amazonian Shamanistic practices to Great Britain.
Esoteric simply means secret or belonging only to the[Read more]
I’d like to hear baout any experiences you might have in using indigenous methodologies. Also if you think this is just plain esoteric nonsense, please let me know why.