Challenges to Undertaking Emancipatory Research
The Ha Ha
A Ha Ha is a large deep ditch used in manor houses to keep the sheep and cattle out of the ornamental gardens but give the illusion that gardens and the wider landscape are one. They are only noticeable as you get close to them – or fall into them! Similarly reporting on research can appear to be problem free and getting the funding can appear at first glance to be the major hurdle to conducting research. There are however many Ha Ha’s on our research journey.
The following accounts highlight the issues that researchers engaging in emancipatory research need to consider. (Click below).