The first three articles of Volume 12, Issue 3 are now available online. Ivan Sablin and Alexander Korobeynikov trace the development and implementation of two autonomous projects in Asian Russia in their article "Buryat-Mongol and Alash autonomous movements before the Soviets, 1905-1917." The authors highlight that it was Indigenous intellectuals, not Bolsheviks, who introduced autonomy as a form of post-colonial settlement during the crisis and collapse of the Russian Empire to Siberia and Central Asia.
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Top 10 Articles
The latest issue of AlterNative, Volume 12, Issue 2, is now available online and in print. This issue has a special focus on Indigenous peoples issues in Aotearoa New Zealand.
The latest issues of AlterNative, Volume 12, Issue 1, is now available online and in print. A common thread in a number of articles in this issue is Indigenous peoples’ continued struggle over epistemological control of forms of knowledge production.
The latest issue of AlterNative Volume 11, Issue 4 is now available online and in print. Most of the articles in this issue were submitted in response to our themed call for papers on indigenous modernities, a re-imagining of the indigenous self in the context of Western modernities and urbanisation. The articles in this issue speak to this theme and cover topics such as indigenous identity constructions, nation-building, social media practices, as well as language revitalization, urban indigenous research ethics, and indigenous health care.
The latest issue of AlterNative, Volume 11, Issue 3, is now available online and in print. Highlights in this issue are two articles which focus on indigenous bereavement practices. Also notable is an article from Canada which looks at the health-seeking behaviour of Aboriginal youth in distress, as well as two articles which deal with settler-colonial practices of land alienation in the 19th century.
AlterNative: An International Journal of Indigenous Peoples is a peer-reviewed interdisciplinary journal. We aim to present indigenous worldviews and scholarly research from native indigenous perspectives from around the world. AlterNative is published quarterly in print and online. AlterNative publishes papers that substantively address and critically engage with indigenous issues from a scholarly indigenous viewpoint. All papers must address and engage with current international and national literature and academic and/or indigenous theory and make a significant contribution to the field of indigenous studies. Read more.