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Ethnohistory (2007) 54 (4): 697–722.
Published: 01 October 2007
... that Indian ways of cross-cultural interaction shaped interactions with Europeans and also changed in order to deal with the new hazards and opportunities that newcomers presented. American Society for Ethnohistory 2007 Cross-Cultural Crime and Osage Justice in the Western Mississippi Valley, 1700–1826...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (4): 756–757.
Published: 01 October 2010
... emphatically demonstrates, as the author notes (199): “For an environmental history of the south, birds matter.” doi 10.1215/00141801-2010-050 Choctaw Crime and Punishment, 1884–1907. By Devon Abbot Mihesuah. (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2009. xii + 339 pp., acknowl...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (3): 536–538.
Published: 01 July 2001
... and His Sons is a clear, sophisticated, insightful, solidly empirical at- tempt to move us toward the goal of increasing our understanding of the human condition. Crime and Punishment in Late Colonial Mexico City, By Gabriel Haslip-Viera. (Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, xii pp...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (2): 389–391.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Jeffrey Ostler Ethnic Cleansing and the Indian: The Crime That Should Haunt America . By Anderson Gary Clayton . ( Norman : University of Oklahoma Press , 2014 . ix + 462 pp., acknowledgments, introduction, epilogue, notes, bibliography, index . $26.96 cloth.) Copyright 2015...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (3): 439–441.
Published: 01 July 2017
... of the Crime of Genocide (UN Genocide Convention) to define genocide because it is the most widely accepted and legally binding definition, having been applied in scores of cases in Africa, Asia, and Europe. Woolford departs from the UN definition to focus on the “coordinated effort” to destroy Indigenous...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (3): 497–523.
Published: 01 July 2014
... in a form we might recognize. Rather than seeking retribution for Francisco’s crime, their petition came two years after the incident as a bid for peace and an effort to withdraw from the Spanish criminal justice system. What Juan and his daughter María Yllescas wanted from the court...
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Ethnohistory (2007) 54 (1): 35–67.
Published: 01 January 2007
..., fled to the Church of San Agustín from which he was later forcibly removed, against the wishes of the priest, by local authorities and brought to prison. This priestly intervention, power, and influence ultimately saved Cuyne from being prosecuted for the crime of sodomy. Quini, though he...
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Ethnohistory (2007) 54 (1): 177–186.
Published: 01 January 2007
... to be a particularly vile crime because it violated the binary logic of their own culture that natu- ralized relations of domination and subordination through gender norms. Men who allowed themselves to be penetrated like women were an affront to a societal order based on a clear hierarchy of political...
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Ethnohistory (2007) 54 (1): 69–127.
Published: 01 January 2007
... punished them for their crimes Sins of the Fathers 71 against God and their other vices and sins which he preached against publicly. He refers the Inquisitor to the testimony and opinions of the other parish priests who have served...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (4): 579–607.
Published: 01 October 2008
... to the afternoon.1 A few months later when the regidor arrested Bajxac for the same crime, he noted, “Bajxac has extensive knowledge [of the prohibition] as she has been punished repeated times now for the same reason.” In her defense, Bajxac told the court that she engaged in these acts because she...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (3): 635–640.
Published: 01 July 2012
... of the multiple and tactical uses of violence that keep a disenfranchised citizenry under control as they experience a continuum of fear that comes from living in a fog of potential threat and risk. Contemporary sources of violence, they note, are multiple and often unpredictable—street crime, vigilantes...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (3): 534–536.
Published: 01 July 2001
... of the human condition. Crime and Punishment in Late Colonial Mexico City, By Gabriel Haslip-Viera. (Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, xii pp., introduction, maps, tables, bibliography, index. cloth.) Richard Boyer, Simon Fraser University Gabriel Haslip-Viera states two objectives...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (1): 203–205.
Published: 01 January 2004
... stratification of colonial society. Few, using Inquisition trial records from the seven- teenth and eighteenth centuries, focuses on women accused of religious crimes in urban Santiago de Guatemala, the colonial capital of Central America. Wood examines sixteenth- through eighteenth-century pictorial...
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Ethnohistory (2003) 50 (4): 729–731.
Published: 01 October 2003
... 730 Book Reviews the human skeletal remains on the landscape two years later labeled the event a ‘‘crime that has no parallel in American history for atrocity’’ (xiii...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (3): 519–540.
Published: 01 July 2016
..., and if not, the change in relations was undoubtedly owing to NWC interference. 100 Prior to Seven Oaks, Lord Selkirk articulated this view that most Native families traded with the HBC before the NWC interfered and that the NWC viewed alliances with their rivals as “crime” deserving the “severest vengeance.” 101...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (1): 175–176.
Published: 01 January 2018
... the most effective demonstration of the role of social networks in cross-cultural, political, and economic ties by teasing out a crime that occurred in Macau in the mid-eighteenth century. As Myrup skillfully demonstrates, the Portuguese Empire hinged not only on formal structures but also on informal...
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Ethnohistory (2007) 54 (1): 159–176.
Published: 01 January 2007
... Aguilar for the crime of double concubinage with men and women. As the court pursued the case against Aguilar, whose sexual ambiguity quickly came to the fore, the judge referred the matter to the court of the Royal Protomedicato, the bureaucracy that regulated medical and health issues...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (2): 391–392.
Published: 01 April 2019
... as a vicious, “uncivilized” outlaw who committed numerous crimes. Some authors have attempted to exonerate him, but Mihesuah explains that even these works suffer from a lack of proper sourcing. Thus, the true story of Ned Christie, set in the context of turbulent late-nineteenth-century Indian Territory, had...
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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (3): 521–522.
Published: 01 July 2020
..., crimes committed by Georgians against Creeks went unpunished, and roads and forts were built in Creek territory. When the council opposed American demands, it was ignored, and by the early 1810s, Kokomoor shows, the United States had reduced the body to little more than a “puppet government” (324...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (2): 314–315.
Published: 01 April 2017
... postrevolutionary culture, including “golden age” films but also crime tabloids, radio melodramas, boxing, and industrial consumer goods that flooded the Mexican market in the 1940s. Cuevas was the paragon of the 1950s Ruptura generation who declared war against art-world officialdom, and the polemical tone...