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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (1): 206–213.
Published: 01 January 2004
...Karen Dakin By Horacio Carochi. James Lockhart, trans. and ed. Nahuatl Studies No. 7.(Stanford, ca: Stanford University Press, 2001. xxii + 516 pp. $65.00 cloth.) By James Lockhart. ucla Latin American Studies, vol. 88.(Stanford, ca: Stanford University Press, 2001. x + 251 pp. $45.00 cloth...
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Published: 01 January 2022
Figure 1. The logogram tonatiw in Nahuatl writing. (a) Name tag of Juan Tonatiuh. Detail from Matrícula de Huexotzinco, f. 579v. (b) Name tag of Alonso Itztonatiuh. The tonatiw sun disk has alternating yellow rays with black obsidian blades, corresponding to the logogram itz . Detail from More
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Published: 01 July 2020
Plate 3. Feather tribute paid by Xoconochco, with Nahuatl glosses. Matrícula de tributos , p. 25 (detail). 1522–30 CE. Biblioteca Nacional de Antropología e Historia, Mexico City. Public Domain. Plate 3. Feather tribute paid by Xoconochco, with Nahuatl glosses. Matrícula de tributos, p. 25 More
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Published: 01 July 2020
Plate 3. Feather tribute paid by Xoconochco, with Nahuatl glosses. Matrícula de tributos , p. 25 (detail). 1522–30 CE. Biblioteca Nacional de Antropología e Historia, Mexico City. Public Domain. Plate 3. Feather tribute paid by Xoconochco, with Nahuatl glosses. Matrícula de tributos, p. 25 More
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Published: 01 July 2020
Plate 3. Feather tribute paid by Xoconochco, with Nahuatl glosses. Matrícula de tributos , p. 25 (detail). 1522–30 CE. Biblioteca Nacional de Antropología e Historia, Mexico City. Public Domain. Plate 3. Feather tribute paid by Xoconochco, with Nahuatl glosses. Matrícula de tributos, p. 25 More
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Published: 01 April 2019
Figure 3. Egerton Codex, Lord’s Prayer in Testerian hieroglyphics with Nahuatl translation. Courtesy British Museum. Figure 3. Egerton Codex, Lord’s Prayer in Testerian hieroglyphics with Nahuatl translation. Courtesy British Museum. More
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (1): 185–188.
Published: 01 January 2019
... ( 1986 ) published a pioneering article on Aztec inheritance patterns, using a variety of original Nahuatl- and Spanish-language records for the study of native property transmission in Mexico City before and after the conquest. Two years later, Robert Haskett ( 1988 ) examined the Nahua elite...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (3): 489–513.
Published: 01 July 2019
...Agnieszka Brylak Abstract This article centers on a contextual analysis of the Nahuatl metaphor atoyatl tepexitl as attested in the colonial sources belonging to different genres: from devotional literature, like doctrinal treatises and religious plays, to sacred narratives on pre-Hispanic gods...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (1): 205–207.
Published: 01 January 2012
...David Tavárez Nahuatl Theater. Volume 4, Nahua Christianity in Performance . Edited by Sell Barry D. Burkhart Louise M. . ( Norman : University of Oklahoma Press , 2009 . xvi + 405 pp., preface, acknowledgments, references, index . $ 49.95 cloth.) Copyright 2012 by American...
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (1): 175–176.
Published: 01 January 2011
... a lack of analytical depth and cohesion, the authors do provide an accessible overview of colonial Mexican urban architecture and the historical process of urbanization in Queretaro. DOI 10.1215/00141801-2010-081 Here in This Year: Seventeenth-Century Nahuatl Annals of the Tlaxcala- Puebla...
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Ethnohistory (2006) 53 (4): 786–787.
Published: 01 October 2006
...David Tavárez Nahuatl Theater. Volume 1, Death and Life in Colonial Nahua Mexico. Edited and translated by Barry D. Sell and Louise M. Burkhart. Foreword by Miguel Léon-Portilla. (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2004. xxviii + 337 pp., foreword, preface, acknowledgments, appendixes...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (3): 361–391.
Published: 01 July 2008
...Miriam Melton-Villanueva; Caterina Pizzigoni Newly collected testaments from two settlements in the jurisdiction of Metepec in the Toluca Valley reveal that, although scholars believed the great tradition of mundane records in Nahuatl to have lapsed by 1800, it continued on a large scale during...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (2): 349–351.
Published: 01 April 2008
... for her was able to cite a Spanish law that banned Spaniards from entering indigenous communities with loaded firearms. Whether justice was ultimately served in the case is unknown, but this humble Nahuatl petition—now ably translated into English for us in Mesoamerican Voices...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (2): 349–350.
Published: 01 April 2010
... interest, would find benefit in reading this volume. DOI 10.1215/00141801-2009-076 Book Reviews 349 Nahuatl Theater. Volume 3. Spanish Golden Age Drama in Mexican Translation. Edited by Barry D. Sell, Louise M. Burkhart, and Elizabeth R...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (4): 625–650.
Published: 01 October 2009
... that there is direct evidence that Nahuatl historical annals originally were not, as has been supposed, purely linear texts recounting the history of a single altepetl , but rather, constructions based on an accumulation of cellular contributions from multiple subentities. Historical truth was understood to require...
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Ethnohistory (2003) 50 (2): 407–410.
Published: 01 April 2003
.... Before Guadalupe: The Virgin Mary in Early Colonial Nahuatl Literature. By Louise M. Burkhart. (Austin: University of Texas Press for the Insti- tute of Mesoamerican Studies, Albany, viii + pp., preface, introduction...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (4): 759–762.
Published: 01 October 2013
...David Tavárez Copyright 2013 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2013 A Banned Sixteenth-Century­ Biblical Text in Nahuatl: The Proverbs of Solomon David Tavárez, Vassar College Between 1536 and the late sixteenth century, the Colegio de Santa Cruz, established...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (4): 675–690.
Published: 01 October 2012
... on their language ability. This article traces the development of a bilingual secular clergy in order to evaluate whether royal officials responded to the widespread use of Nahuatl at the time of contact or whether those same officials encouraged the spread of Nahuatl through their policies. Copyright 2012...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (4): 691–711.
Published: 01 October 2012
...Mark Z. Christensen Nahuatl played an essential role in the evangelization of Central Mexico. Although the crown and its appointed officials vacillated between the use of Nahuatl and Spanish in teaching the Christian doctrine, the majority of ecclesiastics supported the use of Nahuatl, particularly...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (4): 765–783.
Published: 01 October 2012
...Laura E. Matthew; Sergio F. Romero Nahuatl has often been described as a lingua franca in colonial Central America, but this conclusion has rested on a narrow range of Spanish and Nahuatl-language documents. In this article we broaden the evidentiary base, analyzing a corpus of forty-six Nahuatl...