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Ethnohistory (1 January 2005) 52 (1): 179–195.
Published: 01 January 2005
... University Press. 1995 Structure, Event, and Historical Metaphor: Rice and Identities in Japanese History. Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute 30 : 1 -27. 2001 Historicization of the Culture Concept. History and Anthropology 12 : 213 -54. 2002 Kamikaze, Cherry Blossoms, and...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2014) 61 (3): 467–495.
Published: 01 July 2014
...L. Antonio Curet The Taíno term and concept has traditionally been used as a designation of some form of cultural identity for the groups that occupied the Greater Antilles at the time of contact. This perspective assumes that these groups shared a cultural background because of a common ancestry...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2002) 49 (4): 743–767.
Published: 01 October 2002
... America: Early Reports from the Colony of Georgia, 1732-1740 . Trevor R. Reese, ed. P. 238 . Savannah, ga: Beehive. Indian Claims Commission: Political Complexity and Contrasting Concepts of Identity Pamela S. Wallace, University of Oklahoma 6762...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2016) 63 (4): 621–643.
Published: 01 October 2016
... reservation communities by attempting to impose a sedentary concept of home limited by the specific parameters of the reservation ( fig. 1 ). Central to this divergent conceptualization of home was a related oppositional understanding of family and kin. Perhaps the most important aspect of Wabanaki life that...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2012) 59 (3): 597–630.
Published: 01 July 2012
... essay explores ways in which Q'enqo and other rock art sites reflect broader concepts of Inka visual representation and the construction of a cultural landscape. In what ways do rock art complexes, such as Q'enqo, materialize concepts of Inka social organization and space? The theoretical framework to...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2002) 49 (1): 3–40.
Published: 01 January 2002
... hybrid in purpose—shaped European conceptions of the Amerindians of the region, and were in turn shaped by their presence. Also considered: the impact of abolition on conceptions of Amerindian character. American Society for Ethnohistory 2002 ‘‘It Is Impossible to Make a Step without the...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2005) 52 (2): 291–331.
Published: 01 April 2005
... cultural assumptions underlying Euro-American notions of indigenousness , they have paid relatively little attention to the equally problematic concepts of environmentalism and conservation , and how use of these terms necessarily frames indigenous people's beliefs and values in Euro-North American...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2009) 56 (3): 479–507.
Published: 01 July 2009
...Tatiana Argounova-Low This article investigates the concept of black food among the Lake Yessei Yakut in Siberia. With reference to two sources, archival records from the Russian Polar North Census of 1926–27 and contemporary fieldwork material, I investigate the local diet based on subsistence...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2004) 51 (3): 609–636.
Published: 01 July 2004
... against rebellious Iban headhunters and the oral historical narratives of the Iban today. In addition to providing historical and cultural background to Iban resistance to pacification, I spell out the Iban conception of the past and fragmentation of related narratives. The weight that the oral accounts...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2007) 54 (1): 69–127.
Published: 01 January 2007
... took the missionary teachings concerning proper and improper sexual activities, and through the lens of their own cultural concepts of sexuality and sexual relations they manipulated them for their own purposes. This paper will examine how the knowledge of the “sins of the fathers” served both the...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2014) 61 (1): 57–77.
Published: 01 January 2014
... instead sought to shape it. I conclude that the main difference distinguishing the argumentation of the opposing groups was their use of the concept of law, with the removal advocates limiting themselves to drawing on US law, albeit in what appears to have been an attempt to gain their independence from...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2014) 61 (1): 149–179.
Published: 01 January 2014
..., I attempt to reconstruct preconquest practices through postconquest filters as well as to illuminate the ways in which local traditions coalesced with European practices and concepts. The study of body language illustrates broader phenomena related to change and continuity in the postcontact era...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2013) 60 (3): 485–504.
Published: 01 July 2013
... were baptized as Orthodox; however, Orthodoxy was highly indigenized, with many concepts filtered through the lens of Dena'ina culture, thus limiting religion as a tool of “governmentality.” Copyright 2013 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2013 References Alexan Nikifor n.d. Unpublished...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2014) 61 (4): 715–738.
Published: 01 October 2014
...Linda K. Williams Late seventeenth-century murals in the camarín of the colonial Church of the Conception in Tabí, Yucatán, include an unusual image of Saint Michael and a dragon in the birth chamber of the Virgin Mary. The murals of the camarín served as a backdrop for the miracle-working statue...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2002) 49 (3): 475–506.
Published: 01 July 2002
... concept of the autochthonous but to relativize it and detach it from the dominant national paradigm of racialized ethnicity. Its vocation is to explain how villagers can be “authentic” heirs of the land and yet not incur the racially unacceptable category of the “Indian.”Collaboration with a folk...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2002) 49 (2): 373–403.
Published: 01 April 2002
...Katherine E. Browne This article introduces the concept of creole economics , a culturally informed view of the informal economy in Martinique, French West Indies. Local actors engaged in this economic practice are commonly known as débrouillards. Drawing on studies of French slavery and folklore...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2003) 50 (4): 587–610.
Published: 01 October 2003
...Adele Perry This article analyzes the relationship between First Nations housing and reform in British Columbia between 1849 and 1886. Utilizing published and archival evidence drawn from church and government sources, the essay examines reformers' conceptions of First Nations housing and their...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2004) 51 (2): 293–316.
Published: 01 April 2004
... persuade Cadet'á to “have pity on them.” The native concept of Cadet'á may belong to a cosmology that is earlier than the introduction of the biblical idea of “God, Our Father.” American Society for Ethnohistory 2004 Alto, L. 1994 Author interview . La Rinconada, Formosa Province, Argentina, 16...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2008) 55 (4): 525–552.
Published: 01 October 2008
...Paul K. Eiss This article concerns the concept and rhetoric of “el pueblo” in Yucatán during the regime of Mexican president Porfirio Díaz, from the 1870s forward. In Yucatán, this era was one of radical change, bringing the transformation and expansion of the region's henequen hacienda economy...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2009) 56 (1): 35–67.
Published: 01 January 2009
... suggests that acknowledging indigenous environmental activism as a fundamentally political project challenges stereotypical images of ecological nobility and, concurrently, calls into question mainstream conceptions of a just modern society that has long since done away with colonialism. American Society...