Indigenizing the Academy Transforming Scholarship and Empowering Communities (Contemporary Indigenous Issues)

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Published by University of Nebraska Press .

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Subjects:

  • Higher & further education,
  • Historiography,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • North America,
  • Indians of North America,
  • Higher,
  • History / Native American,
  • Education (Higher),
  • Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies,
  • Discrimination in higher educa,
  • Research

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Book details

ContributionsDevon Abbott Mihesuah (Editor), Angela Cavender Wilson (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages246
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7905194M
ISBN 100803232292
ISBN 109780803232297

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Excerpt The reasons that spurred me to pursue a sequel to Natives and Academics: Researching and Writing about American Indians are simple. The book describes a unique higher education project that broke some difficult silences between academic and Native communities by introducing a group of non-Native faculty members to traditional Alaska Native ways of teaching and learning.

Indigenizing the academy continues with acknowledgment that Indigenous rights are inherent rights and responsibilities that originate in holistic Indigenous relationships.

These rights are enshrined in Treaties, the Canadian Constitution, and international agreements. Indigenization at the UR is understood as “ The transformation of the existing academy by including Indigenous knowledges, voices, critiques, scholars, students and materials as well as the establishment of physical and epistemic spaces that facilitate the ethical stewardship of a.

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It is about generating a vision of society and education where knowledge systems and languages are reinforced, not diluted, where they can respectfully gather together without resembling each other, and where/5. Indigenizing the academy This winter, Memorial is launching an inclusive and consultative process that will guide the development of the university’s indigenization strategy.

A tent gathering during winter orientation on the St. John’s campus. With the release of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission Report on residential schools in June“Indigenizing the Academy” is a hot topic in Canadian universities. As institutions explore the introduction of Indigenous content, we have to question what is defined as Indigenous content, who this content serves, and how the pursuit of “indigenizing the academy” can easily.

Indigenizing the academy is “really about transforming the university at its very core,” says Shauneen Pete, an associate professor of education and executive lead for indigenization at the University of Regina.

“It’s about recentring indigenous world views as a starting point for that transformation and it’s a. Download Citation | Book Review: Indigenizing the Academy: Transforming Scholarship and Empowering Communities | Indigenizing the Academy is a.

Indigenizing the Academy starts as a catalog of abuse and misapprehension between cultures. It will, I believe, end up as a Paulo Freire-inspired catalyst for social change. It will, I believe, end up as a Paulo Freire-inspired catalyst for social change.

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Indigenizing the Academy is a thought-provoking collection of articles by Native American scholars regarding the intellectual and psychological environments they encountered as students, university faculty, researchers, and authors.

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They also propose ways to effect meaningful change through building networks of support inside and outside the Native academic community.

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She is the author of Indigenous American Women: Decolonization, Empowerment, Activism and the coeditor of Indigenizing the Academy: Transforming Scholarship and Empowering Communities, both published by the University of Nebraska Press.

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Robin Inlander. This chapter might have been titled the “African academy” since the issues I speak about could very well apply to schools, colleges, and universities in Africa.

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Jo-Ann Episkenew, University of Saskatchewan: Gatekeepers as a disconnect and obstacle to indigenization Gatekeepers that are a part of the reason for a disconnection between Indigenous people and the Institution.Indigenizing the Academy: Transforming Scholarship and Empowering Communities, a collection of essays edited by Devon Abbott Mihesuah (Choctaw) and Waziyatawin (formerly Angela Cavender Wilson; Wahpetunwan Dakota), provides an extensive and provocative analysis of the state of Indigenous peoples in academic ing with a statement about the indignation her previous book.

As universities 'Indigenize,' some see a threat to open inquiry The push to transform universities coincides with a time of heightened Indigenous Author: Graeme Hamilton.

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