This is what I turned in this semester for my dissertation. It is my methodology, which is Feminist, Metaphysical and Multidisciplinary, and my ontology, which describes an Indigenous model. Caveat: this is part of a much larger work, obviously. I am not saying I am indigenous and I am not usurping, appropriating, or essentializing wisdom from those cultures that are. Also I use the term Persons as described in
Harvey, Graham. Shamanism: A Reader. London: Routledge, 2003. xvii.