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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (2): 320–321.
Published: 01 April 2017
... located in the Archivo General de Indias concerning magistrates’ appointments, formal inquests ( residencias ), and royal policy debates, the book sheds new light on the inner workings of repartimiento in late colonial Central America through systematic investigation and some revealing case studies...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (1): 214–216.
Published: 01 January 2005
... movements of Smohalla and other nineteenth-century Plateau prophets out of the analysis. They would seem to extend Cebula’s thesis that the pursuit of spiritual power is central to the culture no matter the era. Cebula sides in the scholarly debate with those who interpret the Prophet Dance as strongly...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (1): 228–229.
Published: 01 January 2005
..., leaving the impor- tant revitalization movements of Smohalla and other nineteenth-century Plateau prophets out of the analysis. They would seem to extend Cebula’s thesis that the pursuit of spiritual power is central to the culture no matter the era. Cebula sides in the scholarly debate with those who...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (2): 343–344.
Published: 01 April 2008
... for a successful biography. His research is thorough, the prose is drafted carefully, and the maps and illustrations are clear and effective. 10.1215/00141801-2007-070 Tatham Mound and the Bioarchaeology of European Contact: Disease and Depopulation in Central Gulf Coast Florida. By Dale L. Hutchinson...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (1): 125–161.
Published: 01 January 2009
...María Castañeda de la Paz In this essay, I will discuss certain coats of arms that the Spanish Crown granted to some of the major central Mexican towns and their rulers for taking part in the conquests of Mexico; these towns and peoples have always been considered as conquered rather than...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (2): 342–345.
Published: 01 April 2009
...” (5). Central to this process was the growth of “rich Indian” stereotypes that state and local governments fostered to their political and economic benefit in negotiating with tribal 314 Book Reviews governments. These stereotypes have...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (4): 756–758.
Published: 01 October 2009
... military service was rendered, thus constituting “examples of a series of satellite colonies founded by central Mexican conquistadors all over Mesoamerica” (71). Decisions made to side Book Reviews 751 with Spaniards during the first throes...
Published: 01 April 2023
Figure 1. Catholic church, town hall, and basketball court. Central square, Santiago Yagallo, Sierra Norte, Oaxaca. Photograph by the author. More
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (3): 503–532.
Published: 01 July 2005
...Paul Hackett Until the mid-nineteenth century the Indians of the Central Subarctic consistently observed two mourning customs upon the passing of a close relative. The first was to destroy or dispose of the personal belongings of the deceased and those of the mourners while providing the corpse...
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Ethnohistory (2003) 50 (1): 89–130.
Published: 01 January 2003
.... This article draws on demographic and ecological information in examining the economic and political pressures that had developed in central Guerrero in the years leading up to the 1840s. I show that in the years leading up to the 1840s a settlement distribution had developed in the region that created...
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Ethnohistory (2003) 50 (4): 713–724.
Published: 01 October 2003
..., Political Organization, and Ritual Practice in the Central Andes Helaine Silverman, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign 6999 ETHNOHISTORY / 50:4 / sheet 131 of The Settlement of the Americas: A New Prehistory. By Thomas...
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Ethnohistory (2007) 54 (3): 547–554.
Published: 01 July 2007
...David Carey, Jr American Society for Ethnohistory 2007 Review Essay Elusive Identities: Indigeneity and Nation-States in Central America David Carey Jr., University of Southern Maine Maya Intellectual Renaissance: Identity, Representation, and Leadership. By Victor Montejo...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (3): 441–463.
Published: 01 July 2018
...Edward Anthony Polanco Abstract Since the sixteenth century, Central Mexican tiçiyotl (Nahua healing knowledge) has been portrayed as a male-dominated system akin to Western medicine. This has made Nahua women invisible in broader discussions of tiçiyotl. Though the historiography acknowledges...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (4): 688–689.
Published: 01 October 2018
... in a traditional holding pattern, maintaining a local identity, reproducing their culture as though there were no crisis. Van Young found 50–60 percent of independence insurgents were indigenous, but many central Mexican indigenous communities remained royalist. 1 Which of the Toluca Valley communities made...
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Ethnohistory (2006) 53 (2): 331–354.
Published: 01 April 2006
...: University of Washington Press. 1990 The Central Coast Salish. In Handbook of North American Indians. Vol. 7, Northwest Coast , ed. Wayne Suttles. Pp. 453 -75. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution. Swan, James 1972 [1857] The Northwest Coast, or, Three Years' Residence in Washington Territory...
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (1): 65–89.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Timothy H. Ives This article brings land systems into dialogue to explain the successful coexistence of the Wangunks, a native community of central Connecticut, and their English neighbors during the colonial period. Using the interpretive research focus of likeness, structurally similar aspects...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (4): 707–727.
Published: 01 October 2015
... communities. Less attention has been paid the pre–gold rush period, in which a more complex social and sexual milieu emerged, influenced by the labor and familial relations of the fur trade. In California's Central Valley, white and Native Hawaiian settlers pursued relationships with Plains Miwok– and Valley...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (1): 189–190.
Published: 01 January 2016
...David J. Silverman Book Reviews 189 Gifts from the Thunder Beings: Indigenous Archery and European Firearms in the Northern Plains and the Central Subarctic, 1670–1870. By Roland Bohr. (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2014. xv + 468 pp...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (2): 309–331.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Barry L. Isaac This article analyzes the indigenous testimony in the 1577–86 Relaciones Geográficas for central Mexico with regard to the demographic collapse that followed the Spanish Conquest. Although asked to indicate the causes of the enormous mortality and morbidity, the native informants...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (2): 333–360.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Jaime J. Awe; Christophe Helmke This article describes the recent discovery of a sword and olive jar of European origin in two separate cave sites in the Roaring Creek Valley in central Belize. Analysis of the sword and olive jar places their date of manufacture between the late sixteenth...