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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (3): 497–518.
Published: 01 July 2016
... narratives functioned as ongoing strategies for reinforcing indigenous peoples’ alterity within the Ecuadorian nation. Specifically, white-mestizo elites discursively framed these crises as historical breaks that necessitated new visions of the country’s future. Rather than bring histories of racial...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (4): 549–573.
Published: 01 October 2018
... exposed the fragility of attempts to subordinate these peoples and seize their lands as the colonial period came to an end. Altering the politics of empire, native capacities played an unrecognized role in the history of this decisive era. Copyright 2018 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2018...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (2): 223–248.
Published: 01 April 2019
... often peripheral to the central narrative and never mentioned specifically by name, are nevertheless rendered as active agents in the shaping of a new colonial society. The article examines these images of Africans to reveal their ethnographic complexity and the development of concepts of alterity...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (3): 563–588.
Published: 01 July 2005
...: wealth (including slaves) and subsistence goods. The advent of the fur trade expanded slavery and added foreign goods to the sphere of wealth, but like other social arrangements exchange spheres were altered considerably. Records from the fur trade era show interrelationships among slavery, warfare...
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Ethnohistory (2006) 53 (1): 121–141.
Published: 01 January 2006
... in Uganda. Currently, more than 60 percent of Ngturkana in Kenya live outside Turkan, while increasing numbers of other migrants enter the district, with the latest entrants being refugees from more than eight other African countries. The immigration is beginning to disastrously alter the arid environment...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (3): 597–621.
Published: 01 July 2015
.... I discuss how translation practices contributed to the creation of the Chontal text and then analyze the systematic discrepancies between it and the contemporary Spanish translation. I show that even where the translation closely follows the original, the message is radically altered. This case...
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Ethnohistory (2003) 50 (1): 161–189.
Published: 01 January 2003
...,drastically altering the ethnic distribution within this community. Inflated local property values triggered a real estate market in which the resident landholding Creole elite purchased and sold solares , or“household compounds,” largely among themselves as these became the primary indicators of one's...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (3): 469–495.
Published: 01 July 2015
... and descriptions in the chronicle Recordación Florida . In the process of re-presentation, these remnants underwent alterations due to clerical errors, interpretive errors, and errors arising from a mixing or blending of texts. The manuscript of Recordación Florida contains images that were never published...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (2): 305–306.
Published: 01 April 2017
... in the name of indigenous elites who jockeyed for power under colonial rule. Yet the costumes had been altered from their earlier forms, and their meanings were also altered by the new colonial situation in which they operated. Such was also the case with the butaca , a hybrid invention in domestic furniture...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (1): 180–182.
Published: 01 January 2015
..., the narrative is set principally during, and often in juxtaposition to, Presi- dent Ulysses S. Grant’s “Peace Policy” and the earlier Treaty of Medicine Creek of 26 December 1854 that directly and profoundly altered native life throughout the region; “It was in this world of change, of loss, of shifting...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (1): 141–162.
Published: 01 January 2012
... . Forthcoming Shamans, Animals, and Enemies: Locating the Human and Non-human in an Amazonian Cosmos of Alterity . In Shamanism in Rainforest and Tundra: Personhood in the Shamanic Ecologies of Contemporary Amazonia and Siberia . Brightman M. Grotti V. Ulturgasheva O. , eds. Oxford : Berghahn...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (3): 439–449.
Published: 01 July 2013
.... These external state regimes, British or American, sought to instantiate policies that would alter the autonomous practices of local indigenous populations, and to do this, the agents, among other things, eventually asserted rights of governance and sovereignty based on European practices with which...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (3-4): 767–775.
Published: 01 October 2000
...— Review Essays and comparing them with archaeological surveys and excavations of spe- cific sites as these have become available. While maintaining that his work is an exercise of factual reconstruction of localities and events, Hudson argues that the de Soto expedition in particular altered...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (4): 893–896.
Published: 01 October 2002
..., introduction, epilogue, maps, appendixes, bibliography, index. cloth.) Ben Vinson III, Barnard College In a single book, María Elena Díaz radically alters our current understand- ing of what slavery could mean...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (3): 409–420.
Published: 01 July 2015
...Kathryn E. Sampeck Copyright 2015 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2015 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. References Boone Elizabeth Hill Mignolo Walter D. , eds. 1994 Writing without...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (2): 225.
Published: 01 April 2002
...Neil L. Whitehead American Society for Ethnohistory 2002 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Editor’s Statement 6631 ETHNOHISTORY 49:2 / sheet 5 of 256...
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Ethnohistory (2003) 50 (1): 1.
Published: 01 January 2003
...Neil L. Whitehead American Society for Ethnohistory 2003 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Editor’s Statement 6817 ETHNOHISTORY / 50:1 / sheet 3 of 250...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (1): 1.
Published: 01 January 2005
...Neil L. Whitehead American Society for Ethnohistory 2005 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Editor’s Foreword Neil L. Whitehead, University of Madison–Madison The Pacific region has in many ways been...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (4): 589–624.
Published: 01 October 2009
... plants and animals altered the traditional landscape and subsistence base of these indigenous communities (Coombs and Plog 1977; Hackel 2005; Jackson 1999). Envi- ronmental pressures, such as drought, occurred just as the Spanish intro- duced these many changes, making it even more difficult...
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Ethnohistory (2003) 50 (4): 772–776.
Published: 01 October 2003
... descent largely do not. The people he studied, he argues, ‘‘were bringing into being alter- native symbolic arenas in which whiteness was not hypervalued as good, the beautiful, the desired, or the deserving’’ (278...