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dc.contributor.authorGibbs, Anita
dc.date.available2016-06-17T03:17:20Z
dc.date.copyright2001
dc.identifier.citationGibbs, A. (2001). Social work and empowerment-based research: Possibilities, process and questions. Australian Social Work, 54(1), 29–40. doi:10.1080/03124070108415262en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10523/6581
dc.description.abstractSocial work research, emphasising the use of rigorous, scientific and evidence-based approaches, has a tendency to exclude the subjects or participants of research, from either acting in co-researcher capacity, or from significantly influencing the course that research involving them will take. This article highlights the need for an inclusive approach with an aim to empower participants, through their greater participation in and decision-making control over research. Three specific research strategies are discussed to illustrate empowerment-based research in social work: action research, collaborative enquiry, and kaupapa Maori research (where Maori self-determination and constructions of knowledge are the starting points for research), The article will discuss the possibilities and process of empowerment-based research in social work and highlight the emerging issues for researchers using this approach.en_NZ
dc.publisherRoutledgeen_NZ
dc.relation.ispartofAustralian Social Worken_NZ
dc.relation.uriwww.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/03124070108415262en_NZ
dc.rightsAttribution 4.0 International*
dc.rights.urihttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/*
dc.subjectempowermenten_NZ
dc.subjectresearchen_NZ
dc.subjectsocial worken_NZ
dc.subjectkaupapa Maorien_NZ
dc.subjectaction-researchen_NZ
dc.subjectcollaborationen_NZ
dc.titleSocial work and empowerment-based research: Possibilities, process and questionsen_NZ
dc.typeJournal Articleen_NZ
dc.date.updated2016-06-17T02:06:37Z
otago.schoolSociology, Gender and Social Worken_NZ
otago.relation.issue1en_NZ
otago.relation.volume54en_NZ
dc.identifier.doi10.1080/03124070108415262en_NZ
otago.bitstream.endpage40en_NZ
otago.bitstream.startpage29en_NZ
otago.openaccessAbstract Onlyen_NZ
dc.rights.statementCopyright © 2001 Routledgeen_NZ
dc.description.refereedPeer Revieweden_NZ
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