The Medicine Wheel and Humanism

August 23, 2021

Flowing from the Enlightenment humanism recognizes human agency in the development of knowledge about reality. Such knowledge is separate from that which is said to be divinely given and takes into account subjectivities. In this article I argue that the methods of science and reason that makes such a naturalistic understanding possible are compatible with traditional aboriginal worldviews: The Medicine Wheel Revisited: Reflections on Indigenization in Counseling and Education (

Lloyd Robertson