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Ethnohistory (2021) 68 (2): 311–341.
Published: 01 April 2021
.... This article introduces multivariate statistical analysis to colonial khipu texts, enlisting the aid of a heretofore little-studied source: the Textos Andinos , a compilation of sixteenth-century Spanish transcriptions of Indigenous khipu “readings.” The largest syntactically annotated corpus of khipu...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (3): 544–546.
Published: 01 July 2001
... at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Inka Bodies and the Body of Christ: Corpus Christi in Colonial Cuzco, Peru. By Carolyn Dean. (Durham, Duke University Press, xiv + pp., acknowledgments, introduction, illustrations, bibliography, index. paper.) Kris Lane, College of William...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (3): 465–487.
Published: 01 July 2019
... geográficas (RG) manuscripts. As a methodological intervention, the principal aim is to draw out the relatively understudied Indigenous knowledges and practices found throughout the corpus. The first section of the essay outlines the conceptual framework of technologies and contextualizes the RG survey...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (2): 361–384.
Published: 01 April 2015
... to the study of the African diaspora in the urban centers of New Spain (colonial Mexico). By combining an extensive corpus of notarial, judicial, and parochial records with isolated references to Puebla's Nahuatl-language annals, this article also sheds light on city-dwelling native women who married enslaved...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (3): 573–595.
Published: 01 July 2015
...Timothy W. Knowlton The manuscript known as the Ritual of the Bacabs is a rare corpus of Yucatec Maya–language incantations and medical remedies put to paper in the eighteenth century. When a given instance of discourse such as a healing incantation is put into writing, it is rendered...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (4): 497–527.
Published: 01 October 2017
... material culture, on its Italian reception, and on its contribution to the formation of an early modern corpus of ethnographic knowledge. Herein I provide an analysis of the text, revealing its connections to other sixteenth-century texts and proposing hypotheses on its date and place of publication...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (3): 465–488.
Published: 01 July 2018
... perpetrated her first miracle in 1586. By the beginning of the seventeenth century, natives had begun to attend the church erected to honor the miraculous image in overwhelming numbers for Corpus Christi and Holy Week. Wills and reports by ecclesiastical administrators suggest that indigenous commoners...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (3): 361–391.
Published: 01 July 2008
... the first three decades of the nineteenth century, the independence period so far hardly touched by examinations of indigenous social history. The larger corpus is from San Bartolomé Tlatelolco, which also happens to be represented by documents from about a century earlier in Pizzigoni's Testaments...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (4): 765–783.
Published: 01 October 2012
...Laura E. Matthew; Sergio F. Romero Nahuatl has often been described as a lingua franca in colonial Central America, but this conclusion has rested on a narrow range of Spanish and Nahuatl-language documents. In this article we broaden the evidentiary base, analyzing a corpus of forty-six Nahuatl...
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (2): 293–321.
Published: 01 April 2011
...Néstor I. Quiroa The highland Guatemala títulos are part of a corpus of colonial Mesoamerican indigenous texts composed by native authors in the middle of the sixteenth century. These texts present an “official” version of native “history” based on the precolonial oral tradition and influenced...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (1): 137–166.
Published: 01 January 2005
... what might be considered “indigenous” and “foreign” in their different locations. Over several decades of intensive and reflective political practice, their respective positions on the relation between nationalisms and feminisms took divergent trajectories. Yet their corpus of poetry, written primarily...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (2): 257–291.
Published: 01 April 2004
...Alan Passes The article focuses on the process of naoné —nationhood—of the Palikur, a Native American people of northern Brazil and southern French Guiana, from 1500 onward. It is described how, in counteraction to colonial expansion, a corpus of preexisting clans combined with diverse other...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (3): 533–561.
Published: 01 July 2005
...Miranda Warburton; Richard M. Begay Through a rich body of traditional Navajo narrative, poetry, and song we examine the relationship of Navajo people to the Anasazi. This corpus includes descriptions of initial interactions and of intermarriage between ancestral Navajos and Anasazis...
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Ethnohistory (2007) 54 (2): 245–272.
Published: 01 April 2007
... of a “Land-without-Evil” to the Pantanal region on the upper Paraguay River was based on the reading of a single document from the period of exploration. This reading does not stand up when the larger corpus of written materials from this period is taken into account. Interview texts and narrative reports...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (1): 73–85.
Published: 01 January 2010
...David Tavárez In this essay, I analyze a sample drawn from a corpus of about 107 alphabetic texts that were produced in a clandestine manner by Zapotec ritual specialists in northern Oaxaca, Mexico, during the second half of the seventeenth century. I argue that these texts represent an unusual...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (4): 739–740.
Published: 01 October 2016
... . $20.69 paper.) Copyright 2016 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2016 Libana proposes an inspired survey of the colonial catechetic corpus developed in Valley, Northern, and Isthmus Zapotec in New Spain by Dominicans and ecclesiastics, with assistance from anonymous native informants. Its...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (3): 543–544.
Published: 01 July 2001
... social, cultural, political, and economic context. For this reason, Burns’s work would make good collateral reading in many colonial history courses taught at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Inka Bodies and the Body of Christ: Corpus Christi in Colonial Cuzco, Peru. By Carolyn Dean...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (3): 601–602.
Published: 01 July 2014
... Society for Ethnohistory 2014 Reference Pärssinen Martti Kiviharju Jukka 2004 Textos andinos: Corpus de textos “khipu” incaicos y coloniales . Madrid : Instituto Iberoamericano de Finlandia y Departamento de Filología, Universidad Complutense de Madrid . Book Reviews...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (3): 611–649.
Published: 01 July 2002
... on Cuzco’s plaza de armas. There was nothing extraordinary about a religious procession wending its way through the old Inca capital. Apart from the great religious festivals such as Corpus Christi and Semana Santa, such processions...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (3): 687–701.
Published: 01 July 2002
... and the Body of Christ: Corpus Christi in Colonial Cuzco, Peru . Durham, nc:Duke University Press. Dean, Carolyn, and Dana Leibsohn forthcoming Hybridity and Its Discontents: Considering Visual Culture in Colonial Spanish America . Colonial Latin American Review. DuBois, W. E. B. 1989 [1903...