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Ethnohistory (1 July 2006) 53 (3): 507–542.
Published: 01 July 2006
...Jean Chapuis This article shows that a system of social organization based on totemic ancestor clans has long existed among the Carib of eastern Guiana, and more particularly the Wayana. This system so far has been ignored by researchers in spite of its heuristic interest. In addition to its...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2012) 59 (1): 79–107.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Stephan Lenik Documents and maps describe settlement locations and objects possessed by the Carib, or Kalinago, in the Commonwealth of Dominica during the post-Columbian period. Archaeological testing at multiple sites in northern Dominica reveals that historical Carib settlements functioned as...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2006) 53 (3): 543–566.
Published: 01 July 2006
...Frederick H. Smith American Society for Ethnohistory 2006 European Impressions of the Island Carib’s Use of Alcohol in the Early Colonial Period Frederick H. Smith, College of William and Mary While a tremendous amount of research has explored historical patterns of alcohol use among...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2000) 47 (3-4): 535–559.
Published: 01 October 2000
...Rodrigo Navarrete This article concerns the sociopolitical recompositions of Carib native societies, especially the Palenque, who inhabited the Unare Depression in the eastern Venezuela llanos during colonial times. Through a comparative exploration of the different scenarios presented by the early...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2015) 62 (1): 1–15.
Published: 01 January 2015
... of European Expansion . Paquette Robert Engerman Stanley , eds. Pp. 33 – 49 . Gainesville : University Press of Florida . 2013 Ethnohistory of the Caribs . In The Oxford Handbook of Caribbean Archaeology . Keegan William F. Hofman Corinne L. Ramos Reniel Rodríguez...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2017) 64 (2): 217–239.
Published: 01 April 2017
... the amply known relaciones de méritos y servicios . Copyright 2017 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2017 probanza Juan González San Juan Puerto Rico Taíno Caribs This article discusses specific segments of the 1532 probanza of Juan González, a legal document produced in the colonial...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2010) 57 (1): 11–33.
Published: 01 January 2010
...), mammals (woodland caribou, bear, wood bison, otter, beaver, marten), reptiles (turtle, snakes), and fish (pike, sturgeon, whitefish, channel catfish, and bullhead). But there are also floral nindoodem (birch, oak, white pine) that appear in the documentary record, and a half-fish/half-man...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2017) 64 (1): 65–90.
Published: 01 January 2017
...” to the Spaniards. 19 Although the Spanish had outlawed the enslavement of Indians in the sixteenth century, they made exceptions for the supposedly cannibalistic Caribs; rumors of them eating flesh was taken as evidence that their souls were irredeemable. 20 Raleigh’s narrative also detailed an...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2000) 47 (3-4): 561–579.
Published: 01 October 2000
...: Ethnohistorical and Archaeological Aspects of the Island Carib Problem. Antropológica 66 : 3 -68. Brett, William Henry ca. 1868 Legends and Myths of the Aboriginal Indians of British Guiana . London: William Wells Gardner. Bry, Theodore de 1986 [1599] Detalle del Mapa de Guayana, de contenido...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2000) 47 (3-4): 581–609.
Published: 01 October 2000
... Los caribes y la conquista de la Guayana española: Etnohistoria kari'ña . Caracas: Universidad Católica Andrés Bello. Colón, Cristóbal [Christopher Columbus] 1962 Tercer viaje de Colón. In Descubrimiento y conquista de Venezuela: Textos historicos contemporaneos y documentos fundamentales...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2000) 47 (3-4): 816–818.
Published: 01 October 2000
... indigenous people of the Carib- bean is often overshadowed by the tragedy of being the first Native Ameri- cans to suffer the effects of European colonization. As the first to ‘‘en- counter’’ Columbus, native people of the Caribbean have been written into Western history as the first victims of Spanish...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2012) 59 (3): 631–633.
Published: 01 July 2012
..., Neil developed a career as a student of the violence present in human interactions in premodern and modern states. Interested in some of the more esoteric anthropological topics while a graduate student at Oxford University, Neil •rst completed an ethnohistorical study of the Carib popu...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2015) 62 (2): 401–403.
Published: 01 April 2015
... the Carib- bean. For a long time, writings of early obeah busters informed early anthro- Book Reviews 403 pological thinking, which, in the marvelously circular way of these matters, informed later police mentality. The purported “facts” of obeah...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2000) 47 (3-4): 747–754.
Published: 01 October 2000
... Palenque, or Carib-speaking groups of the Unare Depression in the eastern llanos. Colonial historical sources from the sixteenth century por- tray the Palenque as a materially wealthy, politically hierarchical society. Ethnohistory (summer–fall Copyright © by the American Society for Ethnohistory...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2018) 65 (4): 597–620.
Published: 01 October 2018
... suggested the existence of a “cultural frontier . . . inscribed in a warring front” between the Carib speakers living between Cayenne and the Maroni River and the mostly Arawak speakers east of the Oyapock in the seventeenth century. 19 This Carib-Arawak warring front, in which the Oyapock River and...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2006) 53 (3): 445–477.
Published: 01 July 2006
...: Gyldendalske Boghandel. Merkur, Daniel 1985 Becoming Half Hidden: Shamanism and Initiation among the Inuit . Stockholm Studies in Comparative Religion, no. 24 . Uppsala, Sweden: Almqvist and Wiksell International. Michéa, Jean 1949 Terre stérile: Six mois chez les Esquimaux caribous . Paris...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2014) 61 (3): 467–495.
Published: 01 July 2014
... Francisco 1986 Tribu y clases en el Caribe antiguo . San Pedro de Macorís, Dominican Republic : Universidad Central del Este . Noble G. Kingsley 1965 Proto-Arawakan and Its Descendants . Indiana University Publications in Anthropology and Linguistics no. 38 . Bloomington : Indiana...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2008) 55 (3): 393–415.
Published: 01 July 2008
... Caribbean: A Critique. Journal of Archaeological Research 11 : 1 -42. Dávila, Ovidio 1981 Cueva los Gemelos: Un yacimiento Arcaico de Morovis, Puerto Rico . MA thesis, Centro de Estudios Avanzados de Puerto Rico y el Caribe, San Juan. 1985 El poblamiento aborigen precerámico de las Antillas...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2013) 60 (2): 195–217.
Published: 01 April 2013
... of immigrants did not arrive until the 1300s, settling on the sparsely populated islands of the Lesser Antilles. It would be this final group that would first receive the label Caribe.14 Due to their common origins, at least geographically, the Taínos shared many cultural characteristics...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2000) 47 (2): 399–422.
Published: 01 April 2000
... -62. 1994 Language, Culture, and Environment:Tupí-Guaraní Plant Names over Time. In Amazonian Indians from Prehistory to the Present: Anthropological Perspectives . A. Roosevelt, ed. Pp. 363 -80. Tucson: University of Arizona Press. Basso, E. B. 1977 Introduction: The Status of Carib...