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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (2): 430–431.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Terry Rugeley Talking Taíno: Caribbean Natural History from a Native Perspective . By Keegan William F. and Carlson Lisabeth A. . ( Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press , 2008 . xv + 136 pp., introduction, maps, photographs, appendixes, bibliography, index . $49.75 cloth...
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Ethnohistory (2006) 53 (2): 409–418.
Published: 01 April 2006
...Rani T. Alexander Review Essays Recent Books in the Historical Archaeology of Latin America and the Caribbean Rani T. Alexander, New Mexico State University Encyclopedia of Historical Archaeology. Edited by Charles E. Orser Jr. (London: Routledge, 2002. xvi + 607 pp. introduction...
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Published: 01 October 2016
Figure 1. Map of the circum-Caribbean area (after Keegan, Machlachlan, and Byrne 1998 ). Drawing by Jennifer Steffey Figure 1. Map of the circum-Caribbean area (after Keegan, Machlachlan, and Byrne 1998). Drawing by Jennifer Steffey More
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (4): 752–753.
Published: 01 October 2016
...Patsy Lewis The Grenada Revolution in the Caribbean Present: Operation Urgent Memory . By Puri Shalini . ( New York : Palgrave Macmillan , 2014 . xiv+341 pp., preface, introduction, works cited, permissions, index . $110.00 hardcover.) Copyright 2016 by American Society...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (3-4): 816–818.
Published: 01 October 2000
... of the Caribbean. Edited by Samuel M. Wilson. (Gainesville: University Press of Florida xiv + pp., figures, tables, foreword, preface, works cited, contributors, index. cloth.) Pedro J. Ferbel, Caribbean Amerindian Centrelink The indigenous people of the Caribbean have a long and rich history of cultural...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (2): 382–383.
Published: 01 April 2014
...David C. LaFevor Media, Sound, and Culture in Latin America and the Caribbean . Edited by Bronfman Alejandra and Wood Andrew Grant . Pitt Latin American series . ( Pittsburgh : University of Pittsburgh Press , 2012 . xvi + 169 pp., introduction, notes, index . $24.00 paper...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (2): 401–403.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Terry Rugeley Obeah and Other Powers: The Politics of Caribbean Religion and Healing . Edited by Paton Diana and Forde Maarit . ( Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2012 . 354 pp., foreword, acknowledgments, introduction, afterword . $27.95 paper.) Copyright 2015...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (1): 203–204.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Lomarsh Roopnarine Book Reviews 203 The Migration of Peoples from the Caribbean to the Bahamas. By Keith L. Tinker. (Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2011. x + 199 pp., preface, introduction, bibliography, index. $69.95 cloth...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (1): 205–206.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Matthew Casey Book Reviews 205 Subjects or Citizens: British Caribbean Workers in Cuba, 1900–1960. By Robert Whitney and Graciela Chailloux Laffita. (Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2013. x + 238 pp., introduction, maps, tables, notes...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (2): 195–217.
Published: 01 April 2013
... on the initial discovery by Christopher Columbus before leaving the Caribbean behind. This essay addresses these silences by carefully examining the evolution of colonial society on Española using sources found in the Archivo General de Indias and recent archaeological studies. Among the themes I analyze in my...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (2): 373–403.
Published: 01 April 2002
..., literary works by Caribbean authors, archival materials from Martinique, and the author's own ethnographic fieldwork, this argument suggests that cultural history and creole identities play a significant role in shaping local patterns of illicit earning. By extending the notion of creole adaptations...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (1): 79–107.
Published: 01 January 2012
... that fit with the initial Spanish impressions of native Caribbean peoples. Archaeological findings reveal some of the heterogeneity that has been obscured by the Carib category recorded in the ethnohistoric sources. Copyright 2012 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2012 References Allaire...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (2): 217–239.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Gabriel De La Luz-Rodríguez Abstract This article argues for the importance of an ethnological hermeneutics in the study of the early colonial period in the Caribbean. It does so by applying this methodology to a founding document concerning early colonial encounters on the island of San Juan...
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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (1): 1–28.
Published: 01 January 2020
... and misrepresentation of indigenous women, using Pocahontas and Malinche as examples of distorted icons, referencing the hidden history of the sixteenth-century trade in indigenous sex slaves in the Caribbean and Mesoamerica, and arguing that the Armed Freedom statue atop the US Capitol Building is an allegorical icon...
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Ethnohistory (2021) 68 (2): 269–290.
Published: 01 April 2021
...Samantha R. Billing Abstract The Miskitu, a group indigenous to the Caribbean Coast of Central America, have long been recognized for their racial diversity. In the mid-seventeenth century, a ship of African slaves wrecked on the Mosquito Coast and subsequently intermarried with the Miskitu...
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Ethnohistory (2021) 68 (3): 363–383.
Published: 01 July 2021
... of Caribbean colonization, the Spaniards were not in control as all actors were engaging in a novel environment, the structure of the conjuncture. The situation did change by the early 1500s, but the imprint of the structure of the conjuncture was felt for decades to come. References Abulafia David...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (1): 1–15.
Published: 01 January 2015
..., Columbus maintains the belief that he had reached Asia, and the land of the Grand Can (“Caniba”). These names and associated behaviors (anthropophagy) do not represent or portray the native peoples of the Caribbean Islands. In contrast, the wounds observed are interpreted as emblematic of the potential...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (2): 259–280.
Published: 01 April 2002
...L. Antonio Curet The rules of succession described in the early Spanish chronicles for Caribbean chiefdoms have been used by many scholars to reconstruct a Taino kinship system. This article argues that these conclusions were reached by using unfounded assumptions, especially confusing rules...
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Ethnohistory (2006) 53 (2): 393–398.
Published: 01 April 2006
... cultures were matrilineal, an argument made early by Irving Rouse (1948) and repeated by many without further analysis of the original sources. Moreover, another common prac- tice I began to question was the tendency in the Caribbean to generalize cultural and social traditions recorded from one region...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (3): 467–495.
Published: 01 July 2014
... City : Siglo XXI . Bate Luis Felipe 1998 El Proceso de la investigación en arqueología . Barcelona : Crítica . Bercht Fatima Brodsky Estrellita Farmer John Alan Taylor Dicey 1997 Taíno: Pre-Columbian Art and Culture from the Caribbean . New York : El Museo del...