Compare benefits and drawbacks of applying local knowledge to the design and implementation of community-based participatory research

Discussion Instructions:

  1. Compare benefits and drawbacks of applying local knowledge to the design and implementation of community-based participatory research. 
  2. Understand the basic principles of action research.
  3. Communicate through writing that is concise, balanced, and logically organized.

Read Chapters 1 and 2 in Community-Based Participatory Research, address the following in a discussion post:

* Discuss the benefits of using local knowledge when designing a community-based participatory research (CBPR) project.

* Discuss the drawbacks of using local knowledge when designing a CBPR project.