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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (2): 303–304.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Fredy González Alien Nation: Chinese Migration in the Americas from the Coolie Era through World War II . By Young Elliott . ( Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press , 2014 . xvi+326 pp., introduction, maps, bibliography, index . $29.95 paper.) Copyright 2017 by American...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (2): 229–251.
Published: 01 April 2014
... addresses this query and its implications by examining the ways the Muñoz map documents and implicitly imagines the spatial and civic experiences of Chinese, indigenous, and Spanish residents of Manila. In pursuing this theme, this essay also considers relationships between colonial cartography...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (4): 751–778.
Published: 01 October 2004
.... 1254–1324) was the first European to refer to Japan, and his thirteenth-century memoirs served as a precursor of early perceptions concerning the Japanese. On the basis of Chinese sources, Polo depicted the people of Chipangu as ‘‘white, civilised, and well-favoured1 The color he chose to describe...
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Ethnohistory (2006) 53 (3): 479–505.
Published: 01 July 2006
... in a traditional setting with an emphasis on restriction and propriety. However, they are taken from a very different context that Freeman does not mention. Rowe’s brief phrases about chastity and marriage are embedded in a three-page discussion of Chinese-Samoan interethnic relationships in the 1920s...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (2): 333–368.
Published: 01 April 2000
..., Commandant 1940 Les origines de la famille de Dèo-Van-Tri. Bulletin des amis du Laos 4 : 65 -94. Descours-Gatin, Chantal 1992 Quand l'opium finançait la colonisation en Indochine . Paris:L'Harmattan. Diao, Richard K. 1967 The National Minorities in China and Their Relations with the Chinese...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (3): 703–714.
Published: 01 July 2002
... Negotiating National Identity thus fills a major gap by concentrating on three important ethnic minorities who migrated to Brazil since the end of the past century: the Chinese, the Syrians and Lebanese, and most significant...
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Ethnohistory (2022) 69 (2): 235–237.
Published: 01 April 2022
... of belonging, which were based on complex ideas of kinship and marriage. Hoy effectively contextualizes these challenges in the era of Chinese exclusion and morality policing. Detailed maps and analysis of government personnel, in chapter 7, present the direct power that we associate with border control...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (3): 535–565.
Published: 01 July 2004
... 1846 to 1889 British interests were dominated by two concerns: trade and Russian expansion across Central Asia toward the Hindu Kush and Pamir Mountains and Chinese Turkistan. Both of these concerns were the foundations for justifying conquest and further expansion of the colo- nial state...
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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (1): 149–173.
Published: 01 January 2020
... , a mixed heritage recognizing, to varying degrees, their families’ origins as African, Chinese, native Andean, European, and coastal criollo , and a large population—many families with recent histories in the Ayacuchano highlands—maintain the Quechua language at home. 2 This tumultuous late twentieth...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (3): 523–524.
Published: 01 July 2018
... Workers whom their employers called “Chinese” in eighteenth-century Borneo wrote to their places of origin, spreading the surprisingly disclosed new identity among the folks at home who had previously identified only with small, traditional ethnicities. Names as widely accepted as “Welsh,” “Dutch...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (4): 471–495.
Published: 01 October 2017
... mines led to the mill’s closing in 1917 (Billeb 1968 : 200; Watson and Brodie 2000 ; Wedertz 1969 ). During the mill’s heyday, Kutzadika Paiute workers and their families resided in the two-hundred-person company town along with fifty other workers of European American and Chinese ancestry (Canton...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (1): 19–40.
Published: 01 January 2017
... the Indian slaves of Guatemala and Mexico singling out the worst slaving areas of northern Mexico as well as the “Chinese” slaves who regularly arrived at Acapulco on the Manila galleon. Two years later Doña Mariana emancipated the indigenous peoples of Chile. Also in 1674 the queen freed the Natives from...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (2): 336–337.
Published: 01 April 2018
... and to La Oroya. She was born in Peru, and her maternal grandfather, the son of Chinese immigrants, was born in La Oroya and lived there for most of his youth. This connection lends credibility to Li’s writing and serves to affirm her position as a scholar with a deeply personal interest in La Oroya and its...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (4): 613–654.
Published: 01 October 2001
..., lowland Chinese] and other groups in the same area’’ (ibid.: 600–1). He accounts for adop- tions as a strategy employed by the Yao to ensure their survival since by forcing the Yao to live only in the forested hinterlands...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (1): 165–173.
Published: 01 January 2010
... excellence. Acosta ranked non-Christian societies according to the type of writing system used: for example, he con- sidered the Chinese to have possessed a greater civilization than the ancient Mexicans because he believed Chinese characters constituted a more com- plete writing system than Aztec...
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Ethnohistory (2003) 50 (4): 776–778.
Published: 01 October 2003
... to the clas- sical Greek world (599). Others taking issue with the concept for being too rooted in a specific Western experience include ‘‘Chinese Marxists and Nigerian Islamic historians’’ (600). To some extent, these types of com...
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Ethnohistory (2021) 68 (2): 291–310.
Published: 01 April 2021
... to Early Modern Japan: Merchants, Jesuits and Japanese, Chinese, and Korean Slaves . Boston : Brill . Sweet James . 2011 . Domingos Álvares, African Healing, and the Intellectual History of the Atlantic World . Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press . van Deusen , E...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (2): 223–228.
Published: 01 April 2014
... by the Dominican friar Ignacio Muñoz that, for all its detail of civic space, failed to describe the city’s rich ethnic tapestry. For mapmakers such as Muñoz, the interethnic violence and invasion by the Chinese leader Koxinga gave way to a “scientific representation” of the city underscored by the map’s com...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (1): 99–122.
Published: 01 January 2014
... with ethnologists and others [he] increased his knowledge far beyond that of the average white man.”71 Other Siksika concurred, attributing his talents to his Chinese ancestry (his father was a Chinese trader). Scholars such as Kenneth Kidd, who conducted research among the Siksika in 1935, described him...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (3): 449–477.
Published: 01 July 2009
....” Lieutenant Colonel J. P. Sanger, inspector general and census director, asserted that the census was incomplete, inadequate, and at times inaccurate in its categorizations (people of Chinese origin [and others], for example, were alternately listed as “Coloured” or “White He concluded...