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Ethnohistory (1 January 2006) 53 (1): 253–255.
Published: 01 January 2006
... Bourbourg, who translated the manuscript from Cakchiquel Maya into French and took it back to Europe, although by the end of the century it had been acquired by the collector-scholar Daniel Brinton, who willed it to the University of Pennsylvania (where it remains). The ninety-six-page manu- script is a...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2008) 55 (4): 633–663.
Published: 01 October 2008
...Walter E. Little This essay discusses how Mayas, and visual images of them as discursively constructed subjects/objects, are located in dictator Jorge Ubico's economic development and modernization policies in the 1930s and 1940s. Ubico's contradictory policies of promoting Maya essentialness in...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2008) 55 (4): 553–578.
Published: 01 October 2008
...Ben Fallaw This political biography explores the ambiguous ethnicity of Bartolomé García Correa (1893-1978), the first person of Maya descent to govern Yucatán since the Spanish Conquest. Son of an upwardly mobile, Maya-speaking, afromestizo middle-class family, García Correa's normal education...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2016) 63 (1): 1–27.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Beatriz M. Reyes-Foster; Rachael Kangas Ix Tab, the ancient Maya suicide goddess, appears in various settings in the contemporary popular culture of Yucatán, Mexico. In a state where the suicide rate is double the Mexican national average, discourses about Ix Tab feed misconceptions about...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2004) 51 (2): 435–444.
Published: 01 April 2004
...Ueli Hostettler American Society for Ethnohistory 2004 Ethnographic Perspectives in Maya Studies: Trends in Writing about Mayas in Guatemala, Mexico, and Belize Ueli Hostettler, University of Bern, Switzerland La estructura y evolución demográfica de un sistema campesino: La pobla...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2011) 58 (2): 293–321.
Published: 01 April 2011
... the mytho-historical content of the better-known indigenous text, the Popol Vuh. Although the títulos were created for territorial disputes and claims to rights before the Spanish legal system, they also represented Maya-K’iche’ responses to colonial domination and reveal how the Maya K’iche...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2010) 57 (4): 709–739.
Published: 01 October 2010
...Timothy W. Knowlton; Gabrielle Vail During his visit to Nojpeten in 1696, Fray Andrés de Avendaño reported observing the Itzá Maya worshipping a stone column called yax cheel cab (the first tree of the world). Though claiming to recognize the yax cheel cab from depictions in pre-Hispanic Maya...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2013) 60 (4): 784–786.
Published: 01 October 2013
...Amara Solari Engaging Ancient Maya Sculpture at Piedras Negras, Guatemala. By O'Neil Megan E. . ( Norman : University of Oklahoma Press , 2012 . xvi + 328 pp., preface, introduction, color illustrations, black and white illustrations, maps, epilogue, references, index . $55.00 cloth...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2013) 60 (4): 788–789.
Published: 01 October 2013
...Mark Z. Christensen Parallel Worlds: Genre, Discourse, and Poetics in Contemporary, Colonial, and Classic Maya Literature. Edited by Hull Kerry M. and Carrasco Michael D. . ( Boulder : University Press of Colorado , 2012 . ix + 493 pp., illustrations, introduction, glossary...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2002) 49 (4): 896–898.
Published: 01 October 2002
... Maya Survivalism. Edited by Ueli Hostettler and Matthew Restall. Acta Mesoamericana, vol. (Markt Schwaben, Germany: Verlag Anton Saur- wein, xiv + pp., introduction, illustrations, maps, tables. cloth...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2003) 50 (2): 405–407.
Published: 01 April 2003
... Lost Shores, Forgotten Peoples: Spanish Exploration of the South East Maya Lowlands. Edited and translated by Lawrence H. Feldman. (Dur- ham, Duke University Press, xxiv + pp., preface, maps, illustrations, tables...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2003) 50 (3): 489–502.
Published: 01 July 2003
...Alicia Re Cruz The article analyzes the phenomenon of tourism within the current globalizing and postmodern contexts. It is based on the cultural relationship between Chan Kom, a Maya community in the Yucatán Peninsula, and Cancún, the international tourist emporium. The tourist culture of...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2003) 50 (4): 707–712.
Published: 01 October 2003
...Edward F. Fischer American Society for Ethnohistory 2003 211 Review Essays Representing the Maya Edward F. Fischer, Vanderbilt University 6999 ETHNOHISTORY / 50:4 / sheet 125 of...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2004) 51 (2): 429–433.
Published: 01 April 2004
...Charles Golden American Society for Ethnohistory 2004 Three Visions of the Maya, Three Visions of Mayanists: Maudslay, Proskouriakoff, and Schele Charles Golden, University of Pennsylvania Alfred Maudslay and the Maya: A Biography. By Ian Graham. (Norman: University of Oklahoma...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2004) 51 (2): 448–450.
Published: 01 April 2004
...Susan Kepecs By Heather McKillop. (Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2002. xxii+ 186 pp., notes, bibliography, index, maps, tables. $55.00 cloth.) 2004 Andrews, Anthony P. 1983 Ancient Maya Salt Production and Trade . Tucson: University of Arizona Press. 1998 El...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2003) 50 (4): 745–747.
Published: 01 October 2003
... different worlds and the colonial society spawned by conquest. Royal Courts of the Ancient Maya, vol. 2: Data and Case Studies. Edited by Takeshi Inomata and Stephen D. Houston. (Boulder, co: Westview Press...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2003) 50 (4): 753–758.
Published: 01 October 2003
... Press, 1999.) The Life of Our Language: Kaqchikel Maya Maintenance, Shift, and Re- vitalization. By Susan Garzón, R. McKenna Brown, Julia Becker Richards, and Wuqu’ Ajpub’. (Austin: University of Texas Press, 1998...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2004) 51 (4): 805–809.
Published: 01 October 2004
..., these labels are of interest now. Perhaps with enough analysis and reflection, we can create more nuanced and complicated renditions of human interaction that do not privilege race and tribe over all other possibilities. It will be challenging. Ambivalence and Conquest: Recent Studies of Maya...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2005) 52 (4): 798–799.
Published: 01 October 2005
...: University of Wisconsin Press, 1967). K’axob: Ritual, Work, and Family in an Ancient Maya Village. Edited by Patricia A. McAnany. (Los Angeles: Cotsen Institute of Archaeology at UCLA, 2004. ix + 467 pp., preface, bibliography, glossary, index, CD. $65.00 cloth.) Traci Ardren, University of Miami...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2005) 52 (4): 800–801.
Published: 01 October 2005
...: Bureaucratic Politics in the Spanish Empire (Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1967). K’axob: Ritual, Work, and Family in an Ancient Maya Village. Edited by Patricia A. McAnany. (Los Angeles: Cotsen Institute of Archaeology at UCLA, 2004. ix + 467 pp., preface, bibliography, glossary, index, CD...