Relatively Ethical: A Comparison of Linguistic Research Paradigms in Alaska and Indonesia

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ISSN: 1934-5275

Publication Year:
2009
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Repository URL:
http://hdl.handle.net/10125/4424
Author(s):
Holton, Gary
Tags:
linguistic fieldwork; Alaska; eastern Indonesia; ethical guidelines
article description
Just as there is no single model for community-based research, ethical standards for community engagement are not universal. Drawing from personal experiences with language documentation among threatened communities in two very different parts of the world, this paper examines the challenges of applying universal ethical guidelines for linguistic fieldwork.