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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...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (1): 209–210.
Published: 01 January 2016
...M. Kittiya Lee Book Reviews 209 The Inconstancy of the Indian Soul: The Encounter of Catholics and Cannibals in Sixteenth-Century Brazil. By Eduardo Viveiros de Castro. Translated by Gregory Duff Morton. (Chicago: Prickly Paradigm, 2011. i...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (2): 303–307.
Published: 01 April 2009
....) By Marcel Velázquez Castro. (Lima: Universidad Nacional de San Marcos, 2005. 288 pp., bibliography, illustrations. $6.50 paper.) By Carlos Aguirre. (Lima: Fondo Editorial del Congreso del Perú, 2005. 280 pp., illustrations, bibliography, appendixes. $13.00 paper.) American Society...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (3): 381–401.
Published: 01 July 2001
... and the Arawete, are explicit about abandoning villages after death to forget and escape the specter of the dead (Kracke Viveiros de Castro Abandonment of the house may also correspond to the point at which the flesh of the deceased has been completely decomposed. The disappear- ance of the flesh in turn...
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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (2): 289–315.
Published: 01 April 2020
... speakers to Charo in Michoacan, within the confines of the Metepec altepetl ( Codex Telleriano-Remensis 1995 : fol. 38v.; Códice Chimalpococa 1975 : 202; García Castro 2006 ). Some of the exiled tlaxilacalli from Metepec were integrated at a later stage with Nahua and Hnahnu (Otomi) groups. 1...
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Ethnohistory (2023) 70 (1): 95–117.
Published: 01 January 2023
... ; Castro Molina 2015 : 84–89; Arnold 2015 ; Gaillemin 2017 ). Like the African Vai, Bamum, and Masaba writing discussed by Piers Kelly ( 2018 : 189), most Andean pictographic scripts appear to have been devised by individuals without formal training in alphabetic literacy, were limited to specific...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (3): 475–506.
Published: 01 July 2002
... (acct/sat) . [Provisión real de] Don Pedro Fernández de Castro y Andrade Conde de Lemos Castro, Andrade y Billalba... birrey... [sobre tributos de Huarochirí; 14 julio 1670]. Adams, Richard N. 1959 A Community in the Andes: Problems and Progress in Muquiyauyo . American Ethnological Society...
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Ethnohistory (2003) 50 (1): 131–150.
Published: 01 January 2003
... concerns the Castro y Mendoza cacicazgo holdings in Santa María Yucuhiti. In the people of Santa María Yucuhiti turned to their cacique, don Marcelo de Castro y Mendoza, for help in a land dispute with Tlaxiaco...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (3): 379–400.
Published: 01 July 2017
... between humans and animals, a virtually universal American Indian notion (see Viveiros de Castro 1998 : 471). In particular, most Lakota creation stories tell of a subterranean origin in which the Lakota people were undifferentiated from their relatives, the Buffalo People ( Pté Oyáte ). It was only...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (2): 399–422.
Published: 01 April 2000
... de Antropologia 27-28 : 1 -4. Viveiros de Castro, E. 1984-85 Proposta para um II encontro tupi. Revista de Antropologia 27-28 : 403 -7. 1992 From the Enemy's Point of View: Humanity and Divinity in an Amazonian Society . Chicago: University of Chicago Press. 1998 Dravidian...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (3-4): 513–533.
Published: 01 October 2000
... and political- economic realities. With the aid of historical documents, H. Dieter Heinen and Alvaro García-Castro embark on an analysis of the intricate multi- ethnic network that existed in the lower Orinoco during the early colonial period to elucidate the persistence, since pre-Hispanic times...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (2): 251–285.
Published: 01 April 2008
...- preted as a symbolic act of “redeeming memory” of the no-longer-abided symbols of remembrance of a former dominance and power, or les lieux des mémoire, in the Valley of Toluca. Notes I am indebted to René García Castro for his generous hospitality and guidance in Metepec and its surroundings...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (4): 689–726.
Published: 01 October 2005
... ideology about creation and society, summa- rized by Overing Kaplan as the ‘‘elementary structure of reciprocity’’ and more recently referred to as a ‘‘symbolic economy of alterity’’ by Eduardo Viveiros de Castro (1993, 1996). Within this elementary structure the role of men and women...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (3): 611–612.
Published: 01 July 2019
... the coming of the Spaniards to Mesoamerica. The authors also provide a critical rereading of primary source materials relating to Indigenous peoples in center-west Mexico. Felipe Castro Gutiérrez reminds scholars that while the Spaniards may have grouped these populations under ethnic categories...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (1): 141–162.
Published: 01 January 2012
... canibalismo funerario Pakaa-Nova: Uma etnografia . In Amazonia: Etnologia e historia indigena . Viveiros de Castro E. Carneiro da Cunha M. , eds. Pp. 285 – 310 . Sao Paulo : FAPESP . 2002 Making Kin out of Others in Amazonia . Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute 8 : 347 – 64...
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Ethnohistory (2023) 70 (1): 65–93.
Published: 01 January 2023
... (Aguirre [1793] 1950 : 18–19). 11 Although Iberians insisted on using the terms Guaná and Chané , they recognized that Natives primarily self-identified as belonging to one of five or more tolderías (Castro 2010 : 95–136). 12 In the first section of this article, I discuss the limitations...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (3-4): 747–754.
Published: 01 October 2000
... Heinen and Alvaro García-Castro enter their judgment into recent and ongoing controversies about the size, den- sity, and degree of political hierarchy among indigenous populations of the lower Orinoco during the late pre-Hispanic period. The authors acknowl- edge that archaeological evidence...
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (3): 525–532.
Published: 01 July 2011
... to the relation between objects and personhood. This part presents essays by Stephen Hugh-­Jones on the Tukanoan myth of creation ex nihilo that he uses to prove a complementary cosmology to that presented by Viveiros de Castro among the Tupi and that helps him make the case for the diver- sity...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (1): 213–214.
Published: 01 January 2016
... some physicians—most famously Josué de Castro—identified sociostructural factors as the cause of racial degeneracy, requiring reforms at a higher level than individuals or households. In the 1930s the state psychiatric service sought to classify mental disorders as they affected different racial...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (1): 163–185.
Published: 01 January 2009
... in the lexicon of Amer- indian anthropology via the work of Eduardo Viveiros de Castro (1998, 2004a, 2004b), who seeks to offer an explanation of South American cos- mologies in which consciousness, rather than bodily form, is the principal property of subjectivity. As such, participation...