Indigenous Methodologies

I find it fascinating.

Consider this:

Given this caveat, Indigenous researchers in the literature review refer to Indigenous research, in one form or another, as entailing a unique approach and to that end there were four integrated themes that consistently emerged as methodological guideposts grounded within Indigenous theory. They are:

  1. Decolonizing, Political and Social Action aspect of Indigenous research
  2. Personal Narrative and Self-location encompassing the high value of story-telling as a means to acquiring knowledge
  3. Indigenous Languages, Philosophies and Theories as it influences the construction of knowledge
  4. Cultural and Traditional Knowledge(s) that encompass the sacred and the spiritual

 

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