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Ethnohistory (1 July 2010) 57 (3): 445–466.
Published: 01 July 2010
... significance of these trends for the changing status of cacique in the eighteenth century. American Society for Ethnohistory 2010 Acuña, René, ed. 1984 Relaciones geográficas del siglo XVI: Antequera . Vol. 1 . Mexico City: UNAM. Chance, John K. 1994 Indian Elites in Late Colonial...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2009) 56 (1): 91–123.
Published: 01 January 2009
...John K. Chance Marriage alliances among governing families were an important instrument of political integration in Postclassic Mesoamerica, especially in Mixteca. Alliances among Mixtec nobles persisted during the colonial period, although after the sixteenth century, the caciques lost much of...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2014) 61 (4): 739–759.
Published: 01 October 2014
...Rajeshwari Dutt In this article I delve into the life story of one particular cacique (indigenous leader), Angelino Uicab of the town of Teya, during a particularly significant period in the history of Yucatán: the Caste War. Focusing on the 1840s and 1850s I use the Uicab case to show how...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2003) 50 (1): 131–150.
Published: 01 January 2003
...-century struggles over land tenure, jurisdictional boundaries, issues of sovereignty, and group definitions—even when the cacique was no longer present and the cacique's estate was no longer extant. American Society for Ethnohistory 2003 Alvarado, Francisco de 1962 [1593] Vocabulario en lengua...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2008) 55 (4): 553–578.
Published: 01 October 2008
..., he represented himself as an authority on the Maya and as a model outcome of indigenista assimilation. Part revolutionary cacique (or boss), part ethnic broker, he used his mastery of Yucatec Maya and populist style to parry demands from below and to accommodate the new political and old economic...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2013) 60 (2): 195–217.
Published: 01 April 2013
...Erin Woodruff Stone On Christmas Day 1521, in the Spanish colony of Santo Domingo, the first recorded slave revolt in the Americas occurred. A group of African, likely Wolof, slaves came together with native Indians led by the Taíno cacique Enriquillo to assert their independence. Beyond being the...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2003) 50 (1): 69–88.
Published: 01 January 2003
... valley remained the cacique of Teotihuacán. While much extant literature contrasts the hacienda as a type with the estates of the native aristocracy, we suggest a functional similarity based on comparability of market articulation (including commodities produced and the land itself as commodity), of...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2019) 66 (1): 117–139.
Published: 01 January 2019
...Jesse Zarley Abstract This article examines the actions of Francisco Mariluán and Venancio Coñuepan, two rival caciques of the Mapuche indigenous people, during Chile’s independence wars to understand how indigenous leaders defended their sovereignty and shaped the transition from colony to nation...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2017) 64 (4): 549–550.
Published: 01 October 2017
... understand, rather, the multidirectional processes of identity formation—Spanish, indigenous, mestizo—in Mexico. In the author’s words, the book “is not a story of one-way memory transmission, but rather of resonance, dialogues, intersections and parallels. The cacique agenda of self-fashioning developed in...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2017) 64 (1): 150–151.
Published: 01 January 2017
... leaders ( caciques ), the encomenderos who were granted access to tribute in the valley, and the colonial church and state. To achieve this, he focuses upon the colonial reorganization of geographic spaces and landscapes, the evolution of a colonial economy in the valley and its eventual integration...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2018) 65 (3): 465–488.
Published: 01 July 2018
... Bogotá’s most powerful competitor—had reigned. Many of the dozens of pre-Hispanic cacicazgos were subject to one of these two usaques (“ caciques mayores ”), although still others were autonomous, or had their own subject network (e.g., Tinjacá). 12 Copyright 2018 by American Society for...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2003) 50 (1): 15–45.
Published: 01 January 2003
... Mesoamerica.In Caciques and Their People: A Volume in Honor of Ronald Spores . Joyce Marcus and Judith Francis Zeitlin, eds. Pp. 45 -65. Anthropological Papers, No. 89. Ann Arbor:University of Michigan, Museum of Anthropology. 1996a The Barrios of Colonial Tecali: Patronage,Kinship, and Territorial...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2016) 63 (1): 195–196.
Published: 01 January 2016
... Oklahoma Press, 2014. vii + 248 pp., preface, introduction, appendixes, glossary, bibliography, index. $34.95 cloth.) Mark Christensen, Assumption College In 1990 the prolific historian Sergio Quezada produced his doctoral dis- sertation, “Pueblos y caciques yucatecos, 1550–1580,” later published in...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2008) 55 (1): 119–152.
Published: 01 January 2008
... Ethnohistory 120 Sergio Serulnikov land assigned to the households on a long-term basis. As regards the latter, the caciques periodically redistributed plots according to a combination of criteria: demographic (size of the families), social (sponsorship...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2013) 60 (2): 191–193.
Published: 01 April 2013
... duration, lasting several decades. Colonization of the American Caribbean initiated a desta- bilizing process, according Woodruff Stone, that fractured previous local relationships and diplomacy, as upon arrival Spaniards made alliances with local Taíno caciques that facilitated fissures in the...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2016) 63 (4): 697–720.
Published: 01 October 2016
... they called caciques and “natural lords” ( señores naturales ). 4 To the new royal administrators, nonbelligerent Indians were “free vassals” of the Spanish king regardless of their encomienda obligations. This implied a series of rights, among which was the ability to bring disputes before...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2016) 63 (1): 199–200.
Published: 01 January 2016
..., lower-class gremios (lay Catholic guilds), and Maya peasants dis- tressed by the closure of their churches allied with Socialist caciques (petty bosses), who mobilized the Catholic vote to elect more moderate politi- cians. “In the end,” says Fallaw, “defanaticization in Campeche went out like a...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2001) 48 (3): 403–432.
Published: 01 July 2001
... land on the valley floor and on the slopes formed the basis for the cacique’s power in all of the mentioned villages. In some cases the cacique families kept collections of documents that recorded the family history. Sometimes these collections contained pictographic docu- ments. The Codex...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2002) 49 (2): 281–317.
Published: 01 April 2002
... 12 return for the cessation of the attacks against the Spanish. A group of Tule caciques responded favorably to Martínez’s offer of amnesty in the fall of 1738, the result, the presidente triumphantly opined...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2012) 59 (2): 323–351.
Published: 01 April 2012
... = Rodrigo Alonso Castillejo (Spanish) «Oªce: C = cacique; P = principal ÀR1 = ayllu reduced to Magdalena ÁR2 = ayllu reduced to Carabayllo to give wholly or in part whatever assets he or she had to the priest himself or to the church.ž Both church and state thus encouraged natives to testate, and...