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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (3-4): 581–609.
Published: 01 October 2000
... desarrollo de sociedades complejas en el nororiente de Colombia y norte de Venezuela . Bogotá: Uniandes. Lathrap, Donald 1973 The Antiquity and Importance of Long-Distance Trade Relationships in the Moist Tropics of Pre-Columbian South America. World Archaeology 5 : 170 -86. López Pequeira...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (2): 354–355.
Published: 01 April 2010
... correlates of ethnicity. Katharina Schreiber examines colo- nies of the Wari Empire of ancient Peru (an empire that existed between about 750 and 1000 CE, predating the Inca Empire by several centuries) in two regions—the central highland and south coast—of this part of South America. Using...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (4): 759–763.
Published: 01 October 2010
... of the most fascinating corners of the Atlantic world. doi 10.1215/00141801-2010-052 Expecting Pears from an Elm Tree: Franciscan Missions on the Chiriguano Frontier in the Heart of South America, 1830–1949. By Erick D. Langer. (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2009. xiii + 375 pp., acknowledg...
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Ethnohistory (2003) 50 (4): 761–765.
Published: 01 October 2003
.... 1 and 2: South America. Edited by Frank Salomon and Stuart B. Schwartz. (Cambridge, u.k.: Cambridge University Press, 1999. xiv + 1054 pp., xiv + 976 pp., introduction, photographs, illustrations, maps, glossary, bibliog...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (4): 840–842.
Published: 01 October 2004
... of North and South America. Edited by Lawrence E. Sullivan. (New York: Continuum Publishing, 2002, 330 pp., introduction, photos, illustrations, bibliography, index. $50.00 cloth.) Stephen D. Glazier, University of Nebraska at Lincoln This welcome volume consists of eleven chapters written by ten...
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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (2): 341–343.
Published: 01 April 2020
...Brett Rushforth Blacks of the Land: Indian Slavery, Settler Society, and the Portuguese Colonial Enterprise in South America . By John M. Monteiro , edited and translated by James Woodard and Barbara Weinstein . ( Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2018 . xxxii +290...
Published: 01 January 2019
Figure 1. Map of South America, by Samuel Augustus Mitchell, 1839 . From Mitchell’s 1839 “Map of South America,” copyright © 2000 by Cartography Associates, modified by author to focus on Chile and the Río de la Plata and converted to grayscale. More
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (2): 432–433.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Elena FitzPatrick Sifford The Arts of South America, 1492–1850 . Edited by Pierce Donna . ( Denver, CO : Mayer Center for Pre-Columbian and Spanish Colonial Art at the Denver Art Museum , 2010 . x + 224 pp., foreword, acknowledgments, maps, images . $39.95 paper.) Copyright...
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Ethnohistory (2023) 70 (1): 65–93.
Published: 01 January 2023
... of the 1750 Treaty of Madrid and the 1777 Treaty of San Ildefonso, when the Spanish and Portuguese advanced over the heart of South America. Concentrating on the last decades of the eighteenth century, when the Iberian powers negotiated with Indigenous peoples to attract them to their side, this article...
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Ethnohistory (2007) 54 (2): 245–272.
Published: 01 April 2007
...Catherine Julien Anthropological understandings of past relations between peoples in the interior of South America have been constructed from limited readings of the historical sources. A case in point: the linkage of a hypothesis about the westward migration of Guaraní speakers in search...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (1): 3–40.
Published: 01 January 2002
...D. Graham Burnett An effort is made to reveal the multiple functions of early nineteenth-century geographic expeditions into the interior of lowland South America, with an emphasis on the subtle and pervasive ways that“scientific” knowledge (natural historical, gregraphic,ethnographic...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (4): 689–726.
Published: 01 October 2005
...Astrid Steverlynck This article examines the role of amazon women during the first centuries of European exploration in lowland South America by analyzing the accounts produced by conquistadors, missionaries, and explorers from the sixteenth to early nineteenth centuries. The accounts are analyzed...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (4): 621–645.
Published: 01 October 2018
...Mark Harris Abstract Building on Neil Whitehead’s work in northern South America, this article considers the formations of two different deep-forest regional networks. Though these Amerindian spaces have origins in the precolonial past, this article analyses their shaping in the seventeenth...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (1): 117–139.
Published: 01 January 2019
...Figure 1. Map of South America, by Samuel Augustus Mitchell, 1839 . From Mitchell’s 1839 “Map of South America,” copyright © 2000 by Cartography Associates, modified by author to focus on Chile and the Río de la Plata and converted to grayscale. ...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (2): 249–273.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Jeffrey A. Erbig, Jr.; Sergio Latini Abstract This article examines relationships between archival records produced in borderland spaces and the histories of autonomous (non-subjugated and non-missionized) Indigenous peoples. Focusing on the Banda Oriental region of Southeastern South America...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (1): 101–124.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Julia Sarreal Both the Crown and Catholic missionaries believed that frontier Indians needed to practice settled agriculture and animal husbandry in order to become civilized. For over a century Jesuit missionaries among the Guaraní Indians of South America tried to Europeanize mission inhabitants...
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Ethnohistory (2023) 70 (1): 45–64.
Published: 01 January 2023
...Rachel Corr Abstract The aim of this article is to advance our knowledge of past shamanic practices in northwestern South America through an analysis of colonial-era criminal cases of people accused of using “superstitious” healing practices. A reading of three cases from late eighteenth-century...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (1): 187–189.
Published: 01 January 2004
.... This book is not about the Ameri- cas as a whole. It focuses specifically on early humans in South America with virtually no treatment of Paleoindian occupation in either North or Central America. The logic seems to be that settlement of the Americas was not complete until South America was inhabited...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (3): 509–514.
Published: 01 July 2009
..., as practiced by Catho- lics and Protestants. In a slightly more focused manner, Cushner looks at the Jesuits in North and South America, from the Great Lakes to Para- guay. John Early focuses specifically on the process of conversion among the Maya of Southern Mexico and Central America...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (2): 293–316.
Published: 01 April 2004
..., in: Mennonite Board of Missions. 1999 E-mail communication, 13 February. Caraman, P. 1976 The Lost Paradise. The Jesuit Republic in South America. New York: Seabury. Campos, D. 1888 De Tarija a Asunción: Expedición Boliviana de 1883. Buenos Aires: Jacobo...