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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (2): 399–422.
Published: 01 April 2000
...William Balée Traditional ethnobiological knowledge ( tek ) in Amazonia can be elucidated by comparative study within a language family. Some of this tek has been more resistant to change than certain elements from other cultural domains, such as kinship and politics. Although much tek has been...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (4): 701–705.
Published: 01 October 2008
..., CA: Stanford University Press, 2006. xv + 408 pp., acknowledgments, introduction, map, illustrations, figures, tables, notes, bibliography, index. $68.00 cloth.) Landscapes of Power and Identity: Comparative Histories in the Sonoran Desert and the Forests of Amazonia from Colony...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (2): 450–453.
Published: 01 April 2004
... E. Smith and Frances F. Berdan, eds. Pp. 259–68. Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press. Histories and Historicities in Amazonia. Edited by Neil L. Whitehead. (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2003. xxi + 236 pp., introduction, bibliography, contributors, index, 2...
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Ethnohistory (2006) 53 (3): 623–625.
Published: 01 July 2006
...Loretta A. Cormier Comparative Arawakan Histories: Rethinking Language Family and Culture Area in Amazonia. Edited by Jonathan D. Hill and Fernando Santos-Granero. (Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2002. viii + 340 pp., acknowledgments, introduction, maps, tables, figures, references, index...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (1): 187–188.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Robert Wasserstrom Sociedades indígenas de la Alta Amazonía: Fortunas y adversidades (siglos XVII–XX) . By Cipolletti María Susana . ( Quito : Ediciones Abya-Yala , 2017 . 361 pp., introduction, maps, chapter bibliographies . $24 paper.) Copyright 2018 by American Society...
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Ethnohistory (2006) 53 (2): 433–438.
Published: 01 April 2006
... Velandia on the San Agustín culture, Eduardo G. Neves on Amazonia, Carl Henrik Lange- baek on Colombian metallurgy, and Cristóbal Gnecco on archaeology and historical multivocality. These contributions exemplify emerging applica- tions of structuralism, historical ecology, ethnographic analogy...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (1): 184–186.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Christine Mathias Strange Enemies: Indigenous Agency and Scenes of Encounters in Amazonia . By Vilaça Aparecida . Translated by Rodgers David . ( Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2010 . xvii + 370 pp., acknowledgments, orthography, introduction, maps, illustrations...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (1): 141–162.
Published: 01 January 2012
... to the present reveals a pattern marked by oscillations between hostilities and cautious friendship. These shifts are expressed in varied social relations described in the anthropological and historical scholarship on Amazonia, ranging from shamanic attack to marriage alliances. The paper explores this history...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (2): 257–291.
Published: 01 April 2004
... ethnic entities to create, at its height (c. 1800), a dominant regional polity, itself linked to wider cross-ethnic macropolities under a single leader. New data are offered to support the thesis that such formations, which coevally existed elsewhere in Amazonia,were not just a response to new...
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (3): 525–532.
Published: 01 July 2011
....) Urarina Society, Cosmology, and History in Peruvian Amazonia . By Dean Bartholomew . ( Gainesville : University Press of Florida , 2009 . xvii + 324 pp., introduction, figures, notes, bibliography, index . $69.95 cloth.) Editing Eden: A Reconsideration of Identity, Politics, and Place...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (3): 525–548.
Published: 01 July 2014
... Sociedad y economía en el espacio cauchero ecuatoriano de la cuenca del Río Napo, 1870–1930 . In Fronteras, colonización, y mano de obra indígena: Amazonía Andina (siglos IXI–XX) . Jordán Pilar García , ed. Pp. 127 – 238 . Lima : Pontífica Universidad Católica del Perú . Barnham Bradford L...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (4): 750–752.
Published: 01 October 2019
... more about the Peruvian rubber boom than Fernando Santos-Granero. His 1999 book Tamed Frontiers: Economy, Society, and Civil Rights In Upper Amazonia (written with Frederica Barclay) should be on everybody’s reading list. In Slavery and Utopia , he tells this complex story through the remarkable...
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Ethnohistory (2006) 53 (4): 689–714.
Published: 01 October 2006
... franciscanos , no. 49 , itinerario 13 : 111 -32. Brown, Michael 1993 Facing the State, Facing the World: Amazonia's Native Leaders and the New Politics of Identity. L'homme 33 ( 204 ): 307 -26. Carvalho, Silvia M. Schmuziger 1992 Chaco: Encruzilhada de povos e “melting pot” cultural: Suas...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (3): 531–532.
Published: 01 July 2018
... as societies and as individuals. In 1976, Michael F. Brown was a graduate student at the University of Michigan when he went to Amazonia in search of dissertation material. Beginning with romantic illusions of writing about magic and shamanism, he did not find warrior headshrinkers and sympathetic shamans...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (1): 163–185.
Published: 01 January 2009
...) the World. Ethnos 71 : 21 -32. Hugh-Jones, Christine 1979 From the Milk River: Spatial and Temporal Processes in Northwest Amazonia . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Iaparrá, Moises 1996 The Raiders in Historical Narrative Texts in the Palikur Language . H. Green and D. M. Green...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (4): 621–645.
Published: 01 October 2018
... out of the conflicted interactions of the past. This was riverine Amazonia, a third space that emerged in the middle of the eighteenth century. Different kinds of Amerindian spaces lay in the hinterland on one side, and on the other sat the Portuguese colonial administration in Belém. Over time...
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Ethnohistory (2006) 53 (2): 409–418.
Published: 01 April 2006
... directions in Latin American archaeology, with chapters by César Velandia on the San Agustín culture, Eduardo G. Neves on Amazonia, Carl Henrik Lange- baek on Colombian metallurgy, and Cristóbal Gnecco on archaeology and historical multivocality. These contributions exemplify emerging applica- tions...
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Ethnohistory (2006) 53 (2): 419–431.
Published: 01 April 2006
... Velandia on the San Agustín culture, Eduardo G. Neves on Amazonia, Carl Henrik Lange- baek on Colombian metallurgy, and Cristóbal Gnecco on archaeology and historical multivocality. These contributions exemplify emerging applica- tions of structuralism, historical ecology, ethnographic analogy...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (4): 597–620.
Published: 01 October 2018
... 2018 Amazonia French Guiana Aruã Galibi frontier Located between Amazonia and the Guianas, the disputed territories of Amapá (Brazil) and eastern French Guiana, which until 1900 had been claimed both by Portugal/Brazil and France, have been considered a frontier zone by scholars. The long...
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (3): 421–444.
Published: 01 July 2011
... political discourse. Copyright 2011 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2011 References Barclay Frederica 1998 Sociedad y economía en el espacio cauchero ecuatoriano de la cuenca del Río Napo, 1870–1930 . In Fronteras, colonización y mano de obra indígena, Amazonía Andina (siglos IX–XX...