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Ethnohistory (2003) 50 (4): 745–747.
Published: 01 October 2003
... different worlds and the colonial society spawned by conquest. Royal Courts of the Ancient Maya, vol. 2: Data and Case Studies. Edited by Takeshi Inomata and Stephen D. Houston. (Boulder, co: Westview Press...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (3): 541–570.
Published: 01 July 2016
...William C. Meadows Abstract The location and movements of the Kiowa prior to appearing in the historical record around 1700 in present-day southwestern Montana have long eluded scholars. This article presents new data from a family oral tradition relating to protohistoric (ca. pre-1700) Kiowa...
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Published: 01 October 2021
Figure 1. The Basin of Mexico and environs. Designed and prepared from the INEGI database ( www.inegi.org.mx/ ). © 2020 Miguel Angel Ruz Barrio, with permission. More
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (1): 145–162.
Published: 01 January 2019
... In honor of Ethnohistory’ s sixtieth anniversary, this paper compiles data on the journal and analyzes patterns and trends throughout the publication. We divided observations into four categories: (1) authorship of each article, particularly focusing on gender in authorship and coauthorship, (2) the region...
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (4): 683–726.
Published: 01 October 2011
...Sarah E. Jackson Dictionaries of Mayan languages, recorded by Spanish priests in the early years of the colonial period, provide a rich body of data for investigating indigenous systems of governance around the time of contact. Dictionary sources drawn from four geographical regions of the Maya...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (4): 637–662.
Published: 01 October 2013
... further light on the conspicuous silences in the Relación de Michoacán . Furthermore, the information contained in the Memoria indicates that an important stage in the development and consolidation of the state occurred thanks to an alliance between a king and foreign merchants. These data suggest...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (4): 663–692.
Published: 01 October 2013
... that followed. Ethnohistoric, archaeological, and ethnographic data speak to the ongoing and ever-tense labor negotiations of the nascent state. Documentary records from the municipal archives in Atlixco, Puebla, Mexico show early attempts by hacienda owners to violently coerce labor services from neighboring...
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (2): 263–291.
Published: 01 April 2011
... by the majority of ethnoscientific and linguistic studies. This article illustrates the value of adhering to the scholarly method of reliance upon weighted evidence in order to achieve congruent results between multiple types of research data. Copyright 2011 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2011...
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (4): 613–652.
Published: 01 October 2011
... of contextualizing data that can enrich our readings of the textual documentation. Copyright 2011 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2011 References Bandelier Adolph F. A. 1877 On the Art of War and Mode of Warfare of the Ancient Mexicans . In Tenth Annual Report of the Trustees of the Peabody...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (1): 171–204.
Published: 01 January 2000
... been pointed out to me in Pairundu (Southern Highlands Province) and how they were looked upon five years later. Surprisingly, subsequent fieldwork in Koimumu(West New Britain Province) showed that apocalyptic narratives seemed to be absent. Analyzing the ethnographic data, I will start...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (3-4): 731–746.
Published: 01 October 2000
... coherence and continuity amid severe political upheaval. Data gathering combined oral accounts for a period of about 120 years and the elicitation and reconstruction of genealogies in the migrating history of villages for as long as 230 years of Ye'kuana history. What makes this analysis different from...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (1): 69–121.
Published: 01 January 2002
.... As a consequence,researchers of California's prehistoric and colonial past are urged to seriously consider the profound implications for the interpretation of archaeological, biological, and ethnographic data. American Society for Ethnohistory 2002 Ames, Kenneth M. 1991 The Archaeology of the Longue...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (2): 227–257.
Published: 01 April 2002
...Rebecca B. Bateman This article examines naming patterns in relation to the origins of the Black Seminoles, or Seminole Maroons. It argues that the data on Black Seminole naming represent substantial evidence for the existence of African-derived naming practices with features similar to those...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (1): 163–185.
Published: 01 January 2009
...Lesley J. F. Green; David R. Green Using data collected during ethnographic fieldwork in the Palikur lands known as Arukwa along the Rio Urucauá in the Área Indígena do Uaçá, in Amapá, Brazil, we seek to expand current understandings of Arawakan oral forms of mapping that involve the listing...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (2): 269–284.
Published: 01 April 2009
... communications in their respective tribal languages. These data add to the breadth of our knowledge of Native American code talking and the essay explores the context for the development of such opportunities, which, although they involved fewer men and perhaps less frequency of use, involved more tribes than...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (3): 389–414.
Published: 01 July 2010
...Shannon Lee Dawdy Using new archaeological data and colonial narratives, I reconstruct the menu of French colonial Louisiana with the aim of showing how the sensual and social experience of eating relates to the political rationalities of colonialism. In Louisiana, food practices enunciated...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (2): 257–291.
Published: 01 April 2004
... ethnic entities to create, at its height (c. 1800), a dominant regional polity, itself linked to wider cross-ethnic macropolities under a single leader. New data are offered to support the thesis that such formations, which coevally existed elsewhere in Amazonia,were not just a response to new...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (2): 317–357.
Published: 01 April 2004
... logic where human transactions such as marriage—not “commercial”goods—occupied the highest tier of value in the circulation process. These principles are explored through an analysis of ethnohistorical sources and data from fieldwork in contemporary Upper Napo communities. It is suggested...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (3): 459–488.
Published: 01 July 2004
...Thomas S. Abler Scholars investigating Iroquois political institutions have focused on the Confederacy Council (or League), largely ignoring structure at the national(or tribal) level. Data from the Seneca Nation in the 1830s and 1840s, before the replacement of chiefs by an elected council, allows...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (4): 497–527.
Published: 01 October 2017
...Davide Domenici Summary This article discusses the Descrittione dell’India occidentale , a neglected Italian sixteenth-century anonymous and undated text that describes a set of Mesoamerican artifacts brought from Mexico to Italy by an anonymous priest. The text contains data on Mesoamerican...