The Significance of Context in Community-Based Research : Understanding Discussions about Wildfire in Huslia , Alaska

@inproceedings{Huntington2006TheSO,
  title={The Significance of Context in Community-Based Research : Understanding Discussions about Wildfire in Huslia , Alaska},
  author={Henry P Huntington and Sarah Fleisher Trainor and David C Natcher and Orville H. Huntington and La'ona DeWilde and F. Stuart III Chapin},
  year={2006}
}
Community workshops are widely used tools for collaborative research on social-ecological resilience in indigenous communities. Although results have been reported in many publications, few have reflected explicitly on the workshop itself, and specifically on understanding what is said during a workshop. Drawing on experience from workshops held in Huslia, Alaska in 2004 on wildfire and climate change, we discuss the importance of considering cultural, political, and epistemological context… CONTINUE READING

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