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Ethnohistory (2022) 69 (1): 129–130.
Published: 01 January 2022
.... While most of the book is dedicated to white settlers claiming Métis identity, there are sections where Leroux discusses settler claims to First Nations/Native American identities for similar purposes. The quick shift between two very different groups of Indigenous peoples at points throughout the book...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (3): 542–544.
Published: 01 July 2009
...’ efforts to claim public space, recognition, and even specific rights in a nation that criminalizes them. Like Leon Fink in The Maya of Morganton (2003), Stephen outlines how indigenous identities and associations in their sending communities influence immigrants’ strategies...
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (3): 533–536.
Published: 01 July 2011
... elude us. In this case, the identity in question is that of the Columbia River Indi- ans, an indigenous population that is not recognized by any official body— not even native ones—and yet is a living community, self-aware­ of their uniqueness and peculiar status. Returning...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (1): 154–155.
Published: 01 January 2017
...David La Vere The Cherokee Diaspora: An Indigenous History of Migration, Resettlement, and Identity . By Smithers Gregory D. . ( New Haven, CT : Yale University Press , 2015 . 358 pp., prologue, epilogue, glossary, illustrations, abbreviations, notes, notes about sources, acknowledgments...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (4): 549–550.
Published: 01 October 2017
...Martin Nesvig Indigenous Elites and Creole Identity in Colonial Mexico, 1500–1800 . By Villella Peter B. . ( New York : Cambridge University Press , 2016 . xvii+346 pp., figures, works cited, index . $120.00 cloth.) Copyright 2017 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2017...
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Ethnohistory (2007) 54 (3): 547–554.
Published: 01 July 2007
...David Carey, Jr American Society for Ethnohistory 2007 Review Essay Elusive Identities: Indigeneity and Nation-States in Central America David Carey Jr., University of Southern Maine Maya Intellectual Renaissance: Identity, Representation, and Leadership. By Victor Montejo...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (2): 322–324.
Published: 01 April 2013
...David W. Dinwoodie Prophetic Identities: Indigenous Missionaries on British Colonial Frontiers, 1850–75 . By Bradford Tolly . ( Vancouver : University of British Columbia Press , 2012 . xvi + 160 pp., preface, figures, notes, bibliography, index . $85.00 cloth.) Copyright 2013...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (4): 888–890.
Published: 01 October 2002
... with a unique insight into the life and society of colonial Latin America. Nationalist Myths and Ethnic Identities: Indigenous Intellectuals and the Mexican State. By Natividad Gutiérrez. (Lincoln: University of Nebraska...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (4): 669–698.
Published: 01 October 2009
... the development of indigenous cabildos in Zacatecas unified the city's disparate ethnic groups, converted Indian settlements into formal sociopolitical entities, created an official leadership class, and contributed to the perpetuation of a corporate indigenous identity within the city through the late colonial...
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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (2): 221–245.
Published: 01 April 2020
... and fame. Success in this renowned contest portended a pathway out of obscurity for a people who had, for more than fifty years, sought to proclaim the continuance of their collective indigenous identity in the wake of a forced detribalization by the state of Rhode Island. This article illuminates what...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (1): 39–60.
Published: 01 January 2015
... their lands and, by extension, their culture, language, and religious beliefs. As a result, the Huichols are one of only a handful of native communities to maintain a unique indigenous identity. Copyright 2015 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2015 Huichols land tenure Mexican history...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (1): 145–167.
Published: 01 January 2015
... and Coushatta marketing techniques over time. As members of the Coushatta community in Louisiana pushed for federal recognition, basketry became an important symbol of potential economic self-sufficiency and indigenous identity. After federal recognition, basketry served as an important part of the community's...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (2): 225–262.
Published: 01 April 2010
...Lee M. Panich The indigenous groups incorporated into the Spanish missions of Alta and Baja California faced a variety of challenges during the colonial period and experienced a wide range of outcomes in the persistence of native identity. The indigenous Paipai community of Santa Catarina, located...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (2): 263–289.
Published: 01 April 2010
... Andean cosmology constructs a mythic-historical, nationalist narrative and a postcolonial subjectivity that allows urban Andean mestizos to ground their identities in indigeneity and colonization simultaneously as well as position themselves relative to contemporary contexts of globalization. American...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (3): 391–415.
Published: 01 July 2018
...Patrick Lozar Abstract For indigenous groups inhabiting the interior Pacific Northwest’s Columbia Plateau, issues of native group identity took on a transnational dimension with the imposition of the US-Canadian border in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. This article examines how...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (2): 287–319.
Published: 01 April 2008
... change their social identities. Ultimately, Saraguro ethnogenesis was one of the available options whereby indigenous populations could reinterpret existing Andean structures of ethnicity to address the radical challenges of the changing colonial conditions of the sixteenth century. Copyright 2008...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (4): 633–663.
Published: 01 October 2008
... objective was to “demonstrate and sell products,” not to feature indigenous identity and culture.22 The Guatemalan fair, as in Mexican national fairs and the Paris, New York, and Chicago world’s fairs, promoted the state- level economy and the business interests of elites, showcasing modernity...
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Ethnohistory (2022) 69 (1): 127–128.
Published: 01 January 2022
... of Time ( 2010 )—a key text for understanding Indigenous identity and politics in late nineteenth- and early twentieth-century British Columbia. Furthermore, Weiss’s rich discussion on the seasonality of life on Haida Gwaii could have drawn on John Lutz’s book Makúk ( 2008 ) and his theories...
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (2): 293–321.
Published: 01 April 2011
..., indepen- dence, and authority at the community level. More importantly, it demon- strated how the indigenous population played an active role in constructing its self-­perception and colonial identity (266). Similarly, researcher Stephanie Wood (1998) defines these títulos as “indigenous...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (3): 449–477.
Published: 01 July 2009
...Jason M. Yaremko This article examines Amerindian identity and the trope of extinction through the prism of anthropological and other representations of indigenous peoples, with a particular focus on observations of peoples labeled as “Indian” or “aboriginal” in Cuba during the nineteenth...