1-20 of 45 Search Results for

ethnonyms

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
×Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (1 April 2019) 66 (2): 249–273.
Published: 01 April 2019
... Ethnohistory 2019 borderlands archives ethnonyms geographic information system (GIS) In February 1716, the Valencian Jesuit Policarpo Dufo penned an account of a recent raid undertaken against neighboring Indigenous communities in what is now northeastern Argentina. Dufo and 1,500 Guaraní...
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (1 January 2012) 59 (1): 79–107.
Published: 01 January 2012
... trading sites, observation posts, or refuges, but such testing has not recovered material culture described in the documents. Part of the explanation for the lack of correspondence between ethnohistory and archaeology is the inadequacy of the Carib ethnonym, which has been manipulated by the political and...
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (1 January 2012) 59 (1): 51–78.
Published: 01 January 2012
... ethnonyms (the names of groups of people)—in constituting places, peoples, and colonial interactions (Cipolla 2010). Contemporary studies of social identity and ethnogenesis often draw upon the seminal work of Fredrik Barth and his colleagues. Four decades ago, Barth (1998b [1969]) published...
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (1 October 2018) 65 (4): 597–620.
Published: 01 October 2018
... those Amerindians named themselves “Arrua.” 58 Maraon and Aruã lived side by side, and their systematic distinction in the sources throughout the early modern period makes it unlikely that they were the same people. 59 While “Aruã” and “Maraon” are attested to as toponyms and ethnonyms...
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (1 April 2001) 48 (1-2): 293–299.
Published: 01 April 2001
... of history and anthropology that has characterized much work on Madagascar shows well its value in revealing the treacherous character of what are sometimes called ethnonyms. Schol- ars working on Madagascar have...
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (1 April 2008) 55 (2): 287–319.
Published: 01 April 2008
... identities and ethnonyms. Forced reloca- tion was a strategy common to many empires, but the Incas may have uti- lized it to a greater extent than any other expansionist state, affecting nearly every province and radically altering the ethnic landscape of the Andes. The extent of resettlement varied by...
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (1 April 2001) 48 (1-2): 319–322.
Published: 01 April 2001
... words, that they cannot be used. The woman cannot therefore officiate! That Ravahiny reigned in the Boina, or Narova in the Menabe, cannot be invoked as a proof of the nonpertinence of the Masikoro ethnonym. That many Vezo...
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (1 July 2014) 61 (3): 467–495.
Published: 01 July 2014
... contact between Europeans and “pristine” Amerindians (De La Luz-­Rodríguez 2011; Whitehead 2002). For more than a hundred years, Caribbean historiography has made use of ethnonyms such as Taíno, Carib(e), and Igneri to name both pre-­ Columbian and contact-­period groups of the Greater and...
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (1 April 2001) 48 (1-2): 237–256.
Published: 01 April 2001
... that is at its center. Although I recognize the problematic and polyvalent nature of Malagasy ethnonyms (see Larson 1996; Esoavelomandroso 1989; Astuti 1995; and Eggert 1986 for a sampling of recent writing on identity and...
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (1 July 2006) 53 (3): 507–542.
Published: 01 July 2006
... located around the Trombetas River. The written sources are quite incomplete, one suspects, since only dur- ing the second half of the eighteenth century was direct contact established with some of these entities. Nevertheless, the literature occasionally offers series of ethnonyms linked to...
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (1 October 2010) 57 (4): 651–678.
Published: 01 October 2010
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (1 April 2017) 64 (2): 271–296.
Published: 01 April 2017
... migrated more frequently. They remained largely isolated from Portuguese communities until the latter decades of the eighteenth century. Within the linguistically ascribed ethnonyms of Tupi and Tapuia existed numerous subgroups. Portuguese settlers ascribed to Jê speakers residing in what is now...
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (1 April 2001) 48 (1-2): 171–204.
Published: 01 April 2001
... both to designate a territory and as an ethnonym. The references he makes to Dian Mammori [Andriamamory], ‘‘the Great’’ (le Grand) of ‘‘Karem- 32 bola land whose severed head was brought to him in 1653...
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (1 October 2018) 65 (4): 575–595.
Published: 01 October 2018
... base had a significant influence in the unfolding of Portuguese conquest and colonization. Another shared trait of Marajó and Itapecuru societies was their social organization, as some autonomous and seminomadic groups occupied both regions. Colonial sources refer to them with a variety of ethnonyms...
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (1 October 2018) 65 (4): 621–645.
Published: 01 October 2018
... According to Queirós ( 1847 : 96–97), the ethnonym means “eaters of jacaré,” the Amazonian caiman. 41 See Daniel 2003 : 379 for a description of the Jaguaim. 42 This site parallels the sedentary settlement with high regional population density in non-floodplain zones that Heckenberger...
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (1 April 2001) 48 (1-2): 309–318.
Published: 01 April 2001
...- gascar, something that traditional ethnonyms such as Tandroy, Tanosy, Karem- bola, Masikoro, and Mahafaly do not do. However, ‘‘cactus pastoralist’’ is also a somewhat misleading label, since the people it designates are not purely pas...
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (1 April 2000) 47 (2): 333–368.
Published: 01 April 2000
... Percentage of national Percentage Ethnonym Modern minorities of total Percentage used in Vietnamese...
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (1 April 2001) 48 (1-2): 87–121.
Published: 01 April 2001
... ‘‘Tandroy ‘‘Vezo and ‘‘Masikoro I will not often use these ethnonyms here. Instead, I refer to a group of cactus pastoralists all with different lineages and territories. This points to an important similarity between...
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (1 April 2001) 48 (1-2): 157–170.
Published: 01 April 2001
... Vezo and the Masikoro the ‘‘under ethnicities’’ (sous-ethnies) or the Saka- lava substrats, while knowing that the ethnonym used has a political and ideological connotation? Furthermore, the coastal space of the Fihereña was...
Journal Article
Ethnohistory (1 October 2006) 53 (4): 689–714.
Published: 01 October 2006
...-Chan complex (Chané is still used as an ethnonym there); but whatever distinctions exist between those ‘‘Chan and ‘‘Chiriguano’’ are not clearly established, apparently because those Chané, too, speak Guaraní and therefore are simply considered to be a ‘‘Guaraní group In the Bolivian case, the...