Indigenous Health Research and the Non-Indigenous Researcher : A Proposed Framework for the Autoethnographic Methodological Approach

@inproceedings{Graeme2014IndigenousHR,
  title={Indigenous Health Research and the Non-Indigenous Researcher : A Proposed Framework for the Autoethnographic Methodological Approach},
  author={Cindy Smithers Graeme},
  year={2014}
}
  • Cindy Smithers Graeme
  • Published 2014
As a non-Indigenous doctoral student involved in a community-based participatory health research project with the Southwest Ontario Aboriginal Health Access Centre (SOAHAC), I endeavour to approach my research as an ally. Yet the role of the non-Indigenous researcher in Indigenous1 health research is one that is both supported and contested due to conflicting knowledge systems and world views. In this paper, I propose a methodological framework for the autoethnographic approach that provides an… CONTINUE READING