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Ethnohistory (1 October 2004) 51 (4): 827–829.
Published: 01 October 2004
... Iconography of Human Origins. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press. Excluded Ancestors, Inventible Traditions: Essays Toward a More Inclu- sive History of Anthropology. Edited by Richard Handler. History of An- thropology, vol. 9. (Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 2000. viii + 315 pp...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2008) 55 (4): 680–681.
Published: 01 October 2008
...Ann McMullen Three Centuries of Woodland Indian Art: A Collection of Essays. Edited by J. C. H. King and Christian F. Feest. ( European Review of Native American Studies Monographs, number 3. Altenstadt, Germany: ZKF Publishers, 2007. vi + 200 pp., introduction, map, illustrations. $29.95 paper...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2012) 59 (1): 183–185.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Susan Roy Be of Good Mind: Essays on the Coast Salish . Edited by Miller Bruce Granville . ( Vancouver : University of British Columbia Press , 2007 . x + 323 pp., acknowledgments, introduction, illustrations, index . $34.95 paper.) Copyright 2012 by American Society for...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2002) 49 (2): 424–426.
Published: 01 April 2002
... concludes with an essay on sources and offers a clear statement of method as well as thoughtful reflections on the status of documents, prob- lems of translation, and inference. A Gathering of Rivers is very readable and well...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2017) 64 (4): 557–558.
Published: 01 October 2017
...Aaron A. Groth Spell of the Urubamba: Anthropogeographical Essays on an Andean Valley in Space and Time . By Gade Daniel W. . ( Cham, Switzerland : Springer , 2016 . xv+354 pp., photos, maps, notes, references, index . $229.00 cloth, $179.00 electronic.) Copyright 2017 by...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2014) 61 (4): 607–618.
Published: 01 October 2014
...Coll Thrush Offering an overview of the other four essays in this special section, this essay also opens up broader ground for consideration. It begins with the story of Mahomet Weyonomon, a Mohegan sachem who traveled to London in 1736 to present a land-rights petition to George II but who died of...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2012) 59 (3): 597–630.
Published: 01 July 2012
...Jessica Joyce Christie The purpose of this essay is, first, to provide a comprehensive overview of all known ethnographic and archaeological data concerning the Inka rock art site of Q'enqo (Kenko), which includes evidence from recent excavations conducted by the Instituto Nacional de Cultura. It...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2019) 66 (3): 465–487.
Published: 01 July 2019
...Kelly S. McDonough Abstract This essay applies the analytic category of technologies proposed by historian Marcy Norton as complex systems of knowledges, practices, and products generated in specific social contexts to a study of the sixteenth-century bureaucratic surveys known as the Relaciones...
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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 October 2003) 50 (4): 611–642.
Published: 01 October 2003
...Quetzil E. Castañeda This essay explores the history of the political structure of town and municipal authority in a specific case study of a Yucatec Maya community. The town is Pisté, a community that has become a significant tourist center that provides services for the nearby archaeological...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2006) 53 (4): 633–655.
Published: 01 October 2006
...Susan Rasmussen This essay examines the origins and directions of ichumar (also called tichumaren in some regions), a genre of guitar music popular among young Tuaregs in Mali and Niger. Initially composed and performed by Tuareg nationalist/separatist rebels, it is now composed and performed by...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2008) 55 (3): 417–438.
Published: 01 July 2008
...Juan Luis Rodriguez This essay will discuss contending language ideologies in early twentieth-century efforts at translating Warao into Spanish. It will analyze the linguistic and semiotic collision between the Warao and the emerging Venezuelan nation-state. Its main focus will be on the Catholic...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2008) 55 (4): 633–663.
Published: 01 October 2008
...Walter E. Little This essay discusses how Mayas, and visual images of them as discursively constructed subjects/objects, are located in dictator Jorge Ubico's economic development and modernization policies in the 1930s and 1940s. Ubico's contradictory policies of promoting Maya essentialness in...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2009) 56 (2): 269–284.
Published: 01 April 2009
... wars. This essay documents several instances in which the presence of Native American soldiers within the same or nearby units who spoke a common native language was discovered by accident, either by their commanding officers or by the members themselves, and their subsequent use in sending military...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2013) 60 (2): 195–217.
Published: 01 April 2013
... initial discovery by Christopher Columbus before leaving the Caribbean behind. This essay addresses these silences by carefully examining the evolution of colonial society on Española using sources found in the Archivo General de Indias and recent archaeological studies. Among the themes I analyze in my...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2014) 61 (2): 229–251.
Published: 01 April 2014
... America and some that were highly distinctive. This cartographic representation also enlists visual and textual language that was, by the late seventeenth century, familiar across the Indies. In what ways, then, does the Muñoz map speak to local histories as well as those that were more global? This essay...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2014) 61 (2): 253–275.
Published: 01 April 2014
...John F. López In circa 1550, an indigenous mapmaker painted a watercolor of viceregal Mexico City and its environs. The Uppsala Map has long been a source for examining social life in the Basin of Mexico, yet its description of the city has been one less studied. This essay scrutinizes the...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2014) 61 (4): 671–679.
Published: 01 October 2014
... with each site, the essay proposes that “sites of memory” require for their meaning interactions with people through bodily experiences based on movement, sight, and touch—a sensory experience that activates memory formation. Finally, the essay reflects the author's attempt to consider the violence of...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2001) 48 (3): 433–472.
Published: 01 July 2001
...Andrew Nurse This essay examines Marius Barbeau's early-twentieth-century Huron-Wyandot ethnography as a case study in the history of Canadian anthropology and in Canadian cultural history. It examines how Barbeau's ethnographic research became part of a broader, inherently political process...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2012) 59 (3): 465–488.
Published: 01 July 2012
...Linford D. Fisher Native participation in the First Great Awakening in New England is often assumed but little investigated. This essay provides an in-depth examination of Pequot involvement in the Awakening through a close analysis of local records in Connecticut. Most historians have typically...