Taskforce on Indigenous Psychological Research (External organisation)

  • Salma Siddique (Participant)

Activity: Membership typesMembership of research network


Indigenous Psychology is an intellectual movement across the globe, based on the following factors:

A reaction against the colonization/hegemony of Western psychology.
The need for non-Western cultures to solve their local problems through indigenous practices and applications.
The need for a non-Western culture to recognize itself in the constructs and practices of psychology.
The need to use indigenous philosophies and concepts to generate theories of global discourse.
Period14 Feb 2022
Held atTaskforce on Indigenous Psychological Research, United States
Degree of RecognitionInternational


  • Western
  • colonisation/hegemony
  • indigenous philosophies
  • theories of global discourse
  • indigenous psychologies
  • Indigenous Epistemologis