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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (3): 433–472.
Published: 01 July 2001
..., through which an Amerindian identity was remade as part of the ethnographic project. Barbeau, a noted Canadian anthropologist, studied and collected Huron-Wyandot culture from 1911 until 1914. Working within the salvage paradigm, he rejected the idea that historic-era cultural adaptions could constitute...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (3): 449–477.
Published: 01 July 2009
...Jason M. Yaremko This article examines Amerindian identity and the trope of extinction through the prism of anthropological and other representations of indigenous peoples, with a particular focus on observations of peoples labeled as “Indian” or “aboriginal” in Cuba during the nineteenth and...
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (4): 746–748.
Published: 01 October 2011
...Catherine M. Cameron Vital Enemies: Slavery, Predation, and the Amerindian Political Economy of Life . By Santos-Granero Fernando . ( Austin : University of Texas Press , 2009 . x + 280 pp., acknowledgments, introduction, maps, illustrations, appendix, bibliography, index . $24.95...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (4): 597–620.
Published: 01 October 2018
... zone for Amerindians fleeing European colonization. On the contrary, this article argues that the migrations and movements of people toward and within this Amerindian space have to be understood as a continuation of a pre-European set of indigenous networks. Through the reconstruction of multilingual...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (4): 537–547.
Published: 01 October 2018
...Mark Harris; Silvia Espelt-Bombin Copyright 2018 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2018 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. This special issue on Amerindian spaces is the result of a workshop held at the...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (1): 3–40.
Published: 01 January 2002
... hybrid in purpose—shaped European conceptions of the Amerindians of the region, and were in turn shaped by their presence. Also considered: the impact of abolition on conceptions of Amerindian character. American Society for Ethnohistory 2002 ‘‘It Is Impossible to Make a Step...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (4): 671–695.
Published: 01 October 2016
...Elsa M. Redmond Abstract This examination of the earliest Spanish-Amerindian encounters on Hispaniola and in Tierra Firme adopts a historical perspective on indigenous warfare. A chronological timeline monitors the recorded encounters and hostilities between the native Amerindian societies and the...
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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 and...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (4): 689–726.
Published: 01 October 2005
... in the light of more recent ethnographical, archaeological, and ethnohistorical studies that reveal in these sources evidence supporting the existence of a native discourse on amazon-like women. It is suggested that Amerindians and Europeans entered into a “dialogue” through a discourse on amazon...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (2): 257–291.
Published: 01 April 2004
... circumstances but also the renewal of a pre-Conquest sociopolitical strategy. The article also addresses the role of leadership in historical Amerindian macropolitical systems and suggests that a chief's skills as a peacemaker were no less necessary than his skills as a warmonger. American Society for...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (3-4): 561–579.
Published: 01 October 2000
...H. Dieter Heinen; Alvaro García-Castro Current Amerindian societies in the Venezuelan lowlands do not reflect the complex interethnic organization that once prevailed on the lower Orinoco. That organization was based on a sophisticated subsistence specialization such as the exchange of...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (3-4): 581–609.
Published: 01 October 2000
... sociopolitical backgrounds through time. The history of this primitive valuable illustrates how some aboriginal economic institutions evolved as a result of exchange among Amerindian and European economies and societies, not merely as the product of the imposition of Western economic rationality. American...
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Ethnohistory (2007) 54 (3): 473–508.
Published: 01 July 2007
... particular, accelerated their depopulation when they endured back-to-back years of epidemics and starvation. This raises important questions about the specific influence of death customs and other practices used by Amerindian groups in response to depopulation following contact with Euro-Americans...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (3-4): 806–809.
Published: 01 October 2000
.... Essays by David Murray, William B. Hart, Louise M. Burkhart, Cynthia Radding, and J. Jorge Klor de Alva deal with the introduction of Christian concepts to Amerindian societies. A second section of three essays by Osvaldo F. Pardo, Nicholas Griffiths, and Alejandra B. Osorio deals with the inter...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (4): 811–816.
Published: 01 October 2004
... counterhistorical discourse intended to help decolonize the Indian past. In fact, the author adopts the Amerindian perspective so as to capture the complex history of Amerindian actions and reactions to European colonial domination: a history full of difficulties, troubles, and suffering, but also a good dose of...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (4): 817–823.
Published: 01 October 2004
... counterhistorical discourse intended to help decolonize the Indian past. In fact, the author adopts the Amerindian perspective so as to capture the complex history of Amerindian actions and reactions to European colonial domination: a history full of difficulties, troubles, and suffering, but also a good dose of...
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Ethnohistory (2006) 53 (4): 657–687.
Published: 01 October 2006
... injustice of the Anglo-colonial invasion seemed reason enough to believe French claims that most Ohio Amer- indians, including the Shawnee, were easily recruited. The most recent scholarly overview of the war’s causes has pointedly sought Amerindian agency, emphasizing Mingo (Ohio Six Nations) chief...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (1): 1–9.
Published: 01 January 2010
... theoretical sorting is needed. And when one actually digs into Amerindian graphic practice, one finds additional layers of complexity: Introduction many inscriptions use plural types of code. For example, Nahua pictogra- phy (Boone 2000) is often...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (3): 531–532.
Published: 01 July 2001
..., bibliographic essay, index. cloth, paper.) The Shadow of Monte Alban: Politics and Historiography in Postclas- sic Oaxaca, Mexico. Edited by Maarten Jansen, Peter Kröfges, Michel R. Oudijk. (Leiden, The Netherlands: Research School Publica- tions, volume School of Asian, African, and Amerindian Studies...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (3-4): 635–667.
Published: 01 October 2000
.... L'Homme 33 : 285 -305. 1993b Recent Research on the Native History of Amazonia and Guayana. L'Homme 33 : 495 -506. 1994 The Ancient Amerindian Polities of Amazon, the Orinoco, and the Atlantic Coast. A Preliminary Analysis of Their Passage from Antiquity to Extinction. In Amazonian Indians...