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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (1): 27–49.
Published: 01 January 2012
... of his role in this event, showing how these differing accounts respond to the contexts of the tellings and how they resonate with recent theories of agency and autobiography. Second, it examines Blowsnake's autobiography in the context of his conversion to a new religion and its discursive practices...
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Published: 01 April 2022
Figure 2. “Pass book cover, Duck Lake Agency,” Provincial Archives of Saskatchewan, S-E19, file 35. More
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Figure 3. “Pass, 1889, Duck Lake Agency,” Provincial Archives of Saskatchewan, S-E19, file 35. More
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Figure 4. “Pass, 1897, Duck Lake Agency,” Provincial Archives of Saskatchewan, S-E19, file 35. More
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Figure 5. “Pass, 1932, Duck Lake Agency,” Provincial Archives of Saskatchewan, S-E19, file 35. More
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (2): 338–339.
Published: 01 April 2018
...Robert Wasserstrom Indigenous Agency in the Amazon: The Mojos in Liberal and Rubber-Boom Bolivia, 1842–1932 . By Van Valen Gary . ( Tucson : University of Arizona Press , 2013 . 250 pp., acknowledgments, introduction, illustrations, notes, glossary, bibliography, index . $55.00 cloth...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (1): 184–186.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Christine Mathias Strange Enemies: Indigenous Agency and Scenes of Encounters in Amazonia . By Vilaça Aparecida . Translated by Rodgers David . ( Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2010 . xvii + 370 pp., acknowledgments, orthography, introduction, maps, illustrations...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (1): 205–225.
Published: 01 January 2000
... lore. Human agency, however, was accorded a significant role in redressing this universal tendency to entropy, and ritual leaders claimed the ability to induce an apocalyptic, earth-renewing fall of fertile soil from the sky. The adoption of Christian understandings of the Apocalypse as the revelation...
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Published: 01 January 2020
Figure 1. Map of northeastern British Columbia’s Peace River region, including the locations of existing and planned dams. Used with permission from BC Hydro and the Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency. More
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (1): 1–25.
Published: 01 January 2012
... values. Much top-down official evidence is available for scholars seeking to understand the nature of these campaigns. However, the problem of finding the voices of those at the receiving end—and of attempting to discover pupil agency , as the recent paradigm in childhood research advocates—is especially...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (1): 81–109.
Published: 01 January 2005
...Debra McDougall Outside agencies working in the Solomon Islands—whether a postwar land commission or a late-twentieth-century global environmental organization—have consistently called for the clarification of property rights as the necessary starting point for any form of economic development...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (1-2): 87–121.
Published: 01 April 2001
... and desirability. One side of the debate attributed an aggressive and threatening agency to thorny cactus. Another side emphasized that prickly pear was a vital socioeconomic plant for pastoralists. While some French colonists implemented drastic measures against the perceived cactus threat—based more on blind...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (3): 381–401.
Published: 01 July 2001
... and mortuary ritual shows how culturally specific notions of personhood, particularly those relating to life, death, and agency, are crucial for an adequate“ethno-ethnohistorical” understanding. American Society for Ethnohistory 2001 History and Forgetting in an Indigenous Amazonian Community Suzanne...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (3): 535–565.
Published: 01 July 2004
...Chad Haines Between 1846 and 1947, the British colonial state in India forged a region out of the western Karakoram Mountains, which it labeled in 1889 as the Gilgit Agency. Through an analysis of maps, colonial representations, local writings,and oral histories, this article critically examines...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (1): 49–70.
Published: 01 January 2019
...Thomas Grillot Abstract The Standing Rock of North Dakota is not merely the namesake for an agency and a Sioux tribe. Its monumentalization as well as the publication of the legend associated with it point to the web of interactions between Indians (Lakotas, Dakotas, and Arikaras) and non-Indians...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (2): 249–273.
Published: 01 April 2019
... another, this article identifies contradictions in the geographic and ethnographic information they provide, laying a foundation for new ethnogeographic imaginations that center the spaces and agency of autonomous Indigenous communities. Copyright 2019 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2019...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (1): 47–70.
Published: 01 January 2016
..., and historical agency within colonial rule and illustrate the endemic conflicts that characterized the Pax Colonial. Copyright 2016 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2016 colonial Mexico Indians violence cities References Abercrombie Thomas 1998 Pathways of Memory and Power...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (3): 497–523.
Published: 01 July 2014
... gender culture among the region's inhabitants. Traditional scholarship has approached such cases as evidence of women's assertion of agency in their relationships with husbands and lovers or as the ethnic defense of community against the Spanish colonial state. Such approaches sidestep the law itself...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (3): 515–540.
Published: 01 July 2012
... to their communities. Among those who opposed gaming on what can be termed traditional grounds, many reiterated age-old prohibitions against excess, warnings about witchcraft, statements about the importance of family, fundamental tensions between the simultaneous desire for personal agency and the need for group...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (2): 195–217.
Published: 01 April 2013
.... This essay will serve as a case study of an event when Africans and Indians joined against a common enemy, thereby gaining their own agency and power. In the end, this study will be applicable to the larger Spanish colonial experience of cultural hybridization and the African and Indian diasporas...