The latest issue of AlterNative, Volume 13, Issue 1, is now available online and in print. It has two contributions from Canada, two from Aotearoa New Zealand, one from Australia and one from the USA as well as four book reviews on recent Indigenous titles. This issue has a special focus on Indigenous education and pedagogy.
The latest issue of AlterNative, Volume 12, Issue 5 is a special issue entitled “Indigenous Peoples, Popular Pleasures and the Everyday,” guest edited by Bronwyn Carlson and Michelle Harris. It focuses on Indigenous people and the pleasure they derive from popular culture.
The latest issue of AlterNative, Volume 12, Issue 4 is now available online and in print. This issue has five contributions on Indigenous peoples’ issues in Aotearoa New Zealand, two articles from Australia and one article from Norway. Three of the seven articles discuss issues pertaining to Indigenous research ethics in theory and practice.
The latest issue, Volume 12, Issue 3 is now available online and in print. This issue has a special focus on Indigenous autonomy projects, with four of the articles exploring the historical and/or contemporary causes of both the idea of indigenous autonomy and the form it takes in specific cases. The articles in this issue bear testament to the diversity of the notion of autonomy and feature case studies from Russia, Latin America, USA, Canada, New Zealand, and the Marianas Archipelagoes.
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 onindigenous 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.
Topics in this issue of AlterNative, Volume 11, Issue 2 are diverse and cover a museological project on indigenous watercraft, two articles on indigenous health and well-being, women’s traditions, knowledge systems and environmental governance, the history of Māori land loss, community participatory action research, and the Mayan refugee identity crisis.
The latest issue of AlterNative Volume 11 (1) is now available online and in print. It has a special focus on indigenous peoples’ issues in Aotearoa New Zealand. Two of the five articles reflect on Māori ways of being. The lead article by Carl Mika entitled: “Thereness”: Implications of Heidegger’s “presence” for Māori discusses the philosophical consequences of colonization through the lens of Martin Heidegger’s “metaphysics of presence”.