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Published: 01 January 2019
Figure 4. Cihuacuecuenotzin’s death. Original image, X.070.A, (top) and line drawing (bottom). Image courtesy of the Bibliothèque Nationale de France; drawing by author. Figure 4. Cihuacuecuenotzin’s death. Original image, X.070.A, (top) and line drawing (bottom). Image courtesy of the More
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2004) 51 (4): 854–857.
Published: 01 October 2004
... Annales School, Varga’s career was derailed by war and her early death. Alice Bacon and Robert Morton are key figures in Lee D. Baker’s excursions into Afro-American folklore of the Hampton Institute. Franz Boas, Elsie Clews Parsons, and other mainstream Americanist anthropolo- gists were drawn...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2006) 53 (4): 786–787.
Published: 01 October 2006
...David Tavárez Nahuatl Theater. Volume 1, Death and Life in Colonial Nahua Mexico. Edited and translated by Barry D. Sell and Louise M. Burkhart. Foreword by Miguel Léon-Portilla. (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2004. xxviii + 337 pp., foreword, preface, acknowledgments, appendixes...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2007) 54 (2): 273–301.
Published: 01 April 2007
... accounts indicates that cacao is an integral component in many rites of passage, including those associated with birth, social personhood, initiation, marriage, and death, as well as the initiation of shamans. As such it becomes an intimate ritual product implicated in areas of social identity and...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2007) 54 (3): 473–508.
Published: 01 July 2007
...-American diseases leading up to the tribe's massive depopulation in the late nineteenth century. The most striking finding is that the cultural practices and religious customs with which the Kansa responded to these tremendous changes made matters worse for them. Their adherence to death customs, in...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2014) 61 (3): 597–599.
Published: 01 July 2014
...James H. McDonald Adiós Niño: The Gangs of Guatemala and the Politics of Death . By Levenson Deborah T. . ( Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2013 . xi + 183 pp., acknowledgments, introduction, figures, notes, bibliography, index . $79.95 cloth, $22.95 paper.) Copyright 2014 by...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2013) 60 (4): 770–772.
Published: 01 October 2013
...Wesley Y. Leonard Defying Maliseet Language Death: Emergent Vitalities of Language, Culture, and Identity in Eastern Canada. By Perley Bernard C. . ( Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press , 2011 . xiv + 235 pp., acknowledgments, notes on terminology and orthography, map, notes...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2009) 56 (2): 227–268.
Published: 01 April 2009
...Victoria R. Bricker; Rebecca E. Hill Dense collections of eighteenth-century wills and death registers from Tekanto and Ixil, two towns in northern Yucatan, represent hitherto unexplored sources for documenting the relationship between natural disasters and mortality patterns among the Yucatecan...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2009) 56 (2): 345–346.
Published: 01 April 2009
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2010) 57 (3): 467–470.
Published: 01 July 2010
... Chicago Press. Turner, Victor 1969 The Ritual Process: Structure and Anti-Structure . Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press. Reinterpreting Sacrality among the Ancient Maya: Recent Works on the Deified Nature of Death, Dance, and Geography Amara Solari, The Pennsylvania State University...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2011) 58 (4): 756–757.
Published: 01 October 2011
...Matthew A. Redinger Death and Conversion in the Andes: Lima and Cuzco, 1532–1670 . By Ramos Gabriela . ( Notre Dame, IN : University of Notre Dame Press , 2010 . xi + 356 pp., acknowledgments, introduction, maps, appendixes, notes, bibliography, index . $39.00 paper.) Copyright 2011 by...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2012) 59 (1): 173–174.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Patricia Galloway Death in the New World: Cross-Cultural Encounters, 1492–1800 . By Seeman Erik R. . ( Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press , 2010 . 384 pp., acknowledgments, introduction, illustrations, endnotes, index . $45.00 cloth.) Copyright 2012 by American Society...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2018) 65 (4): 698–699.
Published: 01 October 2018
...John F. Schwaller The Death of Aztec Tenochtitlan, the Life of Mexico City . By Barbara E. Mundy . ( Austin : University of Texas Press , 2018 . 256 pp., illustrations, photos, tables, notes, bibliography, index . $45.00 paper.) Copyright 2018 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2018 In...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2019) 66 (2): 401–402.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Brigittine M. French Who Counts?: The Mathematics of Death and Life after Genocide . By Diane M. Nelson . ( Durham : Duke University Press , 2015 . xi +307 pp., preface, notes, references, index. $25.95 paperback.) Copyright 2019 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2019 In this timely...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2018) 65 (4): 575–595.
Published: 01 October 2018
...Pablo Ibáñez-Bonillo Abstract This article analyzes the violent deaths of two Jesuit missionaries in the regions of Marajó (Pará) and the Itapecuru River (Maranhão). Their tragic end serves as a starting point through which one can explore the social relations that took place between Europeans and...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2006) 53 (1): 195–219.
Published: 01 January 2006
...Mustafa Kemal Mirzeler This article explores the incorporation of the memories of Sir Vivian Fuchs's voyage to the South Island and the deaths of two of his expedition members in 1934 into the Elmolo's oral traditions. The incorporation of the memory of the voyage brought out a new meaning in the...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2006) 53 (4): 657–687.
Published: 01 October 2006
... South Carolina of six Shawnee warriors who were intent on attacking the Catawba. The death of the most prominent of them, Itawachcomequa, or The Pride, prompted a declaration of a war that became an intermittent duel with the “Long Knives” over the next sixty years. Unfortunately, Shawnee fury at an...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2007) 54 (2): 303–335.
Published: 01 April 2007
... following his death. After the Spanish invasion, Yucay and other royal estates changed hands frequently, and Inca patterns of labor tribute gradually gave way to the Spanish colonial tribute system. The tributary redefinition of permanent retainers ( yanakuna ) in the Yucay Valley led to the 1571...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2014) 61 (3): 391–418.
Published: 01 July 2014
..., including raids in which captives were taken, resulted in Comanche deaths outnumbering the captives who were eventually assimilated. Hence, rather than compensating Comanche population decline, as is often assumed, those expeditions brought about a net population loss. I further argue that Comanches...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2013) 60 (4): 693–719.
Published: 01 October 2013
... death was recast in terms of widespread solar myths that provided an overarching framework to explain the rise and fall of Mesoamerican rulers and cities. His fate was explained as an ineludible outcome that created the conditions for the advent of a new era, marked by the introduction of Christianity...