UNSW Indigenous Highlights - Feb

 

Check out these highlights from the UNSW Indigenous community: 

1. Anne Marie Eades' new research paper highlights the need for more culturally safe social and medical services for Aboriginal women. 

Qualitative study of psychosocial factors impacting on Aboriginal women’s management of chronic disease

"Improved culturally secure resources and social services are required within communities to support Aboriginal women to successfully manage their own health."

Read the full paper here. 

 

2. Janine Gertz has penned a fantastic essay in the Sudo Journal, "The Gugu Badhun Researched: Intellectual Sovereignty versus Indigenous Intellectual Nullius". 

"Moving beyond the inherited colonial legacies of western knowledge and western sovereignty, Indigenous scholars... promote 'intellectual sovereignty' as the emerging field of questioning aimed at de-colonising epistemologies and methodological practices." - Janine Gertz.

Read the full essay here.

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