Indigenous Education and Research Centre, James Cook University
Dr Ailie McDowall is a lecturer with the Indigenous Education and Research Centre at James Cook University. Her current research focuses on the scholarship of teaching and learning in Indigenous Studies, particularly within teacher education.
You Are Not Alone: Pre-Service Teachers’ Exploration of Ethics and Responsibility in a Compulsory Indigenous Education SubjectArticlesAunty Mary Graham, Kombu-merri elder and philosopher, writes, “you are not alone in the world.” We have a responsibility to each other, as well as to the land, and violence is the refusal of this relationship that binds us (Rose). Similarly, Emmanuel Levinas, a French-Lithuanian Jewish teacher and philosopher who lived through the Holocaust, writes...Read more