This paper will suggest how a psychogeographical methodology can be developed as a new method for feminist psychologists, in the study of urban and rural environments one of the limitations of situationist psychogeography is its grounding in the male gaze in addition, men have had privileged access. The objective of this theory of science course is to provide an understanding of current feminist theories on epistemology and methodology within feminist social scienses to achieve this, the course presents major theories, concepts and approaches enabling the student to make informed analyses of feminist perspectives. Is a distinctively feminist methodology my first task, though, is to provide some detail about this claim there are, of course, important differences among feminists who have written on this topic, and i do not want to suggest that what i am assessing is a single position however, there seem to be four themes to be found in. Introduction to feminist research all research begins with a problem or a question deciding on what method to use to find the solution or answer, and then gathering, organizing, and analysing data, are the next steps, followed by writing and publishing the research report what makes research feminist a classic answer.
Feminist methodologies introduces current innovative feminist methodological work from across the arts, humanities, and the social sciences six speakers from different disciplines and methodological approaches will present their work in a mixture of workshops and research seminars they will showcase. Feminist methodology: new applications in the academy and public policy mary margaret fonow, judith a cook social transformation, school of (sst) melikian center research output: contribution to journal article 97 citations. The quantitative/qualitative debate and feminist research: a subjective view of objectivity nicole westmarland abstract: research methods are technique(s) for gathering data (harding 1986) and are generally dichotomised into being either quantitative or qualitative it has been argued that methodology has been. In this article, i show how my research on the postpartum depression self-help movement illustrates five features of feminist methodology: a gender perspective, accentuation of women's experiences, reflexivity, participatory methods, and social action my intent is to demonstrate how attention to the epistemological and.
`an accessible, clearly explained review of difficult concepts within this arena as well as relevant debates its strengths are in outlining possible considerations that need to be taken into account when making methodological choices it also clearly explains how these choices impact knowledge production this book would. Feminist methodology: challenges and choices caroline ramazanoglu sage publications: london 2002 0761951237 (pb) vii + 195 order this book front cover: as the number of publications on feminist epistemology, methodology and research methods has declined since the early nineties, this book represents a.
Extract feminist methodology is the approach to research that has been developed in response to concerns by feminist scholars about the limits of traditional methodology to capture the experiences of women and others who have been marginalized in academic research feminist methodology includes a wide range of. The feminist method is a means of conducting of scientific investigations and generating theory from an explicitly feminist standpoint feminist methodologies are varied, but tend to have a few common aims or characteristics, including seeking to overcome biases in research, bringing about social change, displaying human. This essay characterizes “feminist methodology” as a field of inquiry rooted in feminist activism and in feminists' critiques of the standard procedures of social science feminist methodologists do not use or prescribe any single research method rather, they are united through various efforts to include women's lives and.
Abstract in almost all advanced countries of the world, the discourse about the existence or other wise of a feminist research methodology has been live at least for the last few decades there are argument in favour of and against the existence of such a methodology to be called “feminist” and its validity.
How feminist methodologies can aid our efforts to 'give back' through research hekia ellen golden bodwitch department of environmental science, policy, and management university of california, berkeley 133 mulford hall berkeley, ca 94705, united states [email protected] Over the past 10 years of teaching courses on research methods and feminist approaches to methodologies and epistemologies, a recurring question from our students concerns the distinctiveness of feminist approaches to methods, methodologies, and epis- temologies this key question is posed in different ways: is.
Full-text paper (pdf): feminist methodology: new applications in the academy and public policy. Get information, facts, and pictures about feminist methodology at encyclopedia com make research projects and school reports about feminist methodology easy with credible articles from our free, online encyclopedia and dictionary. There is now a considerable literature advocating a feminist methodology this article summarises the features of such a methodology under four headings: the ubiquitous social significance of gender, the validity of experience as against method, the rejection of hierarchy in the research relationship, and. This article explores the various methods and methodologies used by feminist scholars for studying gender and politics, focusing on the methodological demands of the study of gender and politics and how feminist scholars met these demands it introduces feminist methodological reflection and locates the methodologies.