What Is Indigenous Knowledge?: Voices from the Academy / Edition 1

What Is Indigenous Knowledge?: Voices from the Academy / Edition 1

ISBN-10:
0815334524
ISBN-13:
9780815334521
Pub. Date:
04/28/1999
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis

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What Is Indigenous Knowledge?: Voices from the Academy / Edition 1

First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780815334521
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 04/28/1999
Series: Indigenous Knowledge and Schooling Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 400
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Preface

Decolonizing Indigenous Knowledge, Donaldo Macedo

1. Introduction: What is Indigenous Knowledge and Why Should We Study It? Ladislaus M. Semali and Joe L. Kincheloe

2. Indigenous Knowledge and Schooling: A Continuum Between Conflict and Dialogue, Mahia Maurial

3. Indigenous Knowledge as a Component of the School Curriculum, June M. George

4. Community as Classroom: (Re)Valuing Indigenous Literacy, Ladislaus M. Semali

5. Science Education in Nonwestern Cultures: Towards a Theory of Collateral Learning, Olugbemiro J. Jegede

6. Indigenous Knowledge, Indigenous Learning, Indigenous Research, Jill Abdullah and Ernie Stringer

7. Indigenous Knowledge Systems - Ecological Literacy Through Initiation into People's Science, Madhu Suri Prakash

8. Indigenous Knowledge and Ethnomathematics

Approach in the Brazilian Landless People Education, Gelsa Knijnik

9. Indigenous Music Education in Africa, Clemente K. Abrokwaa

10. The Inseparable Link Between Intellectual and Spiritual Formation in Indigenous Knowledge and Education: A Case Study in Tanzania, R. Sambuli Mosha

11. Indigenous Languages in the School Curriculum: What Happened to Kiswahili in Kenya? Lucy Mule

12. Indigenous Knowledge Systems for an Alternative Culture in Science: The Role of Nutritionists in Africa, Robert K.N. Mwadime

13. Agricultural Extension Education and the Transfer of Knowledge in an Egyptian Oasis, Anne M. Parrish

14. Indigenous People's Knowledge and Education: A Tool for Development, Rodney Reynar

15. Local Knowledge Systems and Vocational Education in Developing Countries, Consuelo Quiroz

16. Indigenous Knowledge, Historical Amnesia and Intellectual Authority: Deconstructing Hegemony and the Social and Political Implications of the Curricular "Other", Frances V. Rains

17. Indigenous Knowledge: An Interpretation of Views from Indigenous Peoples, Marcel Viergever

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