Reflections on the Role of Emotion in Feminist Research

  • Kristin Blakely Loyola University Chicago

Abstract

In this article the author explores the topic of researching the researcher and, more specifically, the role of emotion in researching sensitive issues within the context of feminist research. She offers reflections on the implications of emotionally engaged feminist research for addressing and working through such thorny issues as responsibility and representation with respect to one’s research, research participants, and the researchers themselves.
Published
2008-07-08
Section
Articles