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Ethnohistory (1 January 2016) 63 (1): 143–166.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Gregory Evans Dowd This article evaluates the role of indigenous Catholicism in the so-called Pontiac's War (1763–66), revealing that Catholic Indian communities at points recently occupied by the British refrained from hostilities. The argument supplements, but does not supplant, evaluations of...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2010) 57 (4): 770–771.
Published: 01 October 2010
... book reminds us all that additional material in combination with prior knowledge on a topic Book Reviews 749 makes a story more compelling and raises new questions about what we think we know about historic figures. Black Elk’s Catholicism...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2010) 57 (3): 415–444.
Published: 01 July 2010
... Society for Ethnohistory 2010 Courting Catholicism: Nahua Women and the Catholic Church in Colonial Mexico City Jonathan Truitt, Central Michigan University Abstract. Using Spanish- and Nahuatl-​language sources, this article examines the interaction of Nahua women in Mexico City with the...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2000) 47 (2): 423–452.
Published: 01 April 2000
... paralleled and extended those of indigenous society. Their reliance on kinship and Catholicism suggests new ways to study women's involvement in the trade and to reassess how trade and religion affected Indian communities. American Society for Ethnohistory 2000 Women, Kin, and...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2015) 62 (2): 391–392.
Published: 01 April 2015
... alliance and the other signified French and Illinois Catholicism. In The Catholic Calumet: Colonial Conversions in French and Indian North America, Tracy Neal Lea- velle employs the titular Catholic calumet as a symbol for the nature of reli- gious conversion in the Great Lakes and Illinois Country...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2018) 65 (2): 332–333.
Published: 01 April 2018
... hand, charismatic forms of Protestantism and Catholicism. Along with offering one of the best summaries of traditional Highland Maya religion, this section argues that, despite elements of Catholicism, costumbristas are nonmodern as they adhere to a distinctively indigenous “multinatural” ontology...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2015) 62 (2): 389–391.
Published: 01 April 2015
... Illinois chiefs journeyed to New Orleans where they met with the French governor. They presented two calumets to the Frenchman, explaining that one represented the French-­Illinois political alliance and the other signified French and Illinois Catholicism. In The Catholic Calumet: Colonial...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2016) 63 (3): 591–592.
Published: 01 July 2016
... Matiana, a legendary seer whose visions shook Mexico’s political and religious establishment during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Matiana, who also figured in Wright-Rios’s previous book ( Revolutions in Mexican Catholicism: Reform and Revelation in Oaxaca 1887–1934 ), today remains unknown to...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2019) 66 (1): 221–222.
Published: 01 January 2019
..., bibliography, index. $55.00 hardcover.) Copyright 2019 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2019 The Spanish Conquest and subsequent introduction of Roman Catholicism into the Maya region in the sixteenth century resulted in the abrupt confrontation of two major world cultures, each having no prior...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2006) 53 (3): 603–613.
Published: 01 July 2006
... Catholicism. By Damian Costello. (Mary- knoll, NY: Orbis Books, 2005. vii + 193 pp., acknowledgments, introduc- tion, illustrations, bibliography, index. $22.00 paper.) Black Elk Speaks (1932), the poet John G. Neihardt’s telling of the life story of an Oglala Lakota religious leader, emerged from...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2003) 50 (2): 407–410.
Published: 01 April 2003
... evangelists and true founders of the Guadalupe tradition’’ Both Burkhart’s and Brading’s books, while intended more for schol- arly than student or popular audiences, are important contributions to the study of Catholicism in...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2006) 53 (3): 595–601.
Published: 01 July 2006
..., Raymond J., ed. 1984 The Sixth Grandfather: Black Elk's Teachings Given to John G. Neihardt . Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press. Holler, Clyde 1995 Black Elk's Religion: The Sun Dance and Lakota Catholicism . Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press. Neihardt, Hilda 1995 Black Elk and...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2016) 63 (1): 199–200.
Published: 01 January 2016
... anticlericalism, and doomed the already weak federal education project. Finally, in the strongly conservative state of Guanajuato, powerful Catholic caciques, episodes of Segundaviolence, the historical strength of the institutional church, and deep popular Catholicism countered the strength of the...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2014) 61 (4): 785–791.
Published: 01 October 2014
...Susan Kellogg Nahua and Maya Catholicisms: Texts and Religion in Colonial Central Mexico and Yucatan . By Christensen Mark Z. . ( Stanford, CA : Stanford University Press , 2013 . xiv + 318 pp., introduction, map, tables, figures, footnotes, bibliography, index . $65.00 cloth...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2014) 61 (3): 601–602.
Published: 01 July 2014
... John Charles’s articles emphasize later Church attempts to rein in the unforeseen effects of “self-­Christianization,” such as treating sins as transferable debts. A life- time after the first attempts at cord-based­ Catholicism, Juan Pérez Boca- negra, a Cusco-area­ curate, perceived a “cloud...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2018) 65 (4): 684–685.
Published: 01 October 2018
... few decades now, but it continues to hold great promise in enlightening our understanding of how missionaries brought Catholicism to the natives in their own vernacular. The present edited volume seeks to further that understanding through a series of essays—most of them derived from papers delivered...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2019) 66 (2): 399–400.
Published: 01 April 2019
... have long stressed the ubiquity of Catholicism in Mexican life, but few have done as much as Taylor to flesh out the nuanced institutional, sociopolitical, and cultural dynamics beneath these assertions. For this reader, the twin towers of his oeuvre reside in his exceptional volume on priests in...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2016) 63 (4): 745–746.
Published: 01 October 2016
... studies that examine the intersection of religious practice, migration, and transnational state and identity formations. Building on Young’s scholarship, new research might examine the use of Roman Catholicism as an antidote to perceived and real ideological threats to the nation by communism and its...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2017) 64 (4): 549–550.
Published: 01 October 2017
...” especially in light of a growing creole appreciation for the importance of ancient Mexico for the developing baroque cultural consciousness. Carlos de Sigüenza y Góngora takes center stage in this self-conscious cultural identity formation. Chapter 6 is focused on the ways that Catholicism was promoted by...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2012) 59 (4): 691–711.
Published: 01 October 2012
... learned Catholicism through ser- mons, plays, and catechistic texts written in Nahuatl, not Spanish. Nahua aides trained in religion and alphabetic writing were instrumental in the creation and proliferation of Nahuatl religious texts. Many of the aides worked alongside friars; others...