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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (2): 249–273.
Published: 01 April 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 militiamen had set out from...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (1): 79–107.
Published: 01 January 2012
... as 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...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (1): 51–78.
Published: 01 January 2012
... 23 : 409 – 25 . Kurien Prema 1994 Colonialism and Ethnogenesis: A Study of Kerala, India . Theory and Society 23 : 385 – 417 . Larson Pier M. 1996 Desperately Seeking “the Merina” (Central Madagascar): Reading Ethnonyms and Their Semantic Fields in African Identity...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (4): 597–620.
Published: 01 October 2018
... However, it was significant that all these Amerindian groups were already in close contact and probably agreed to provide timely support to the French against the increasingly intrusive Portuguese. This section proposes a linguistic and source-based analysis to associate ethnonyms and toponyms...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (1-2): 293–299.
Published: 01 April 2001
... the treacherous character of what are sometimes called ethnonyms. Schol- ars working on Madagascar have often been ahead of others in question- Tseng 2001.5.7 10:43 The Ethnohistory of Madagascar 297...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (2): 287–319.
Published: 01 April 2008
... their ethnic homelands through forced resettlement, with the primary goal of breaking groups apart to make them easier to control.3 Those forced to relocate were classified asmitmaqkuna , and they were required by the Incas to maintain their original ethnic identities and ethnonyms. Forced reloca- tion...
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Ethnohistory (2021) 68 (1): 153–154.
Published: 01 January 2021
... elites projected their anxieties about racial purity onto the production and consumption of pulque in colonial Mexico. Bristol draws parallels between a drink known as coyote —made of pulque, dark honey, and palo de timbre —and the ethnonym coyote , used to describe a person that was “three-quarters...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (3): 467–495.
Published: 01 July 2014
... 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 Lesser Antilles. The etymologies...
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Ethnohistory (2006) 53 (3): 507–542.
Published: 01 July 2006
.... 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 particular contexts and locations. One must...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (1-2): 319–322.
Published: 01 April 2001
... in the Boina, or Narova in the Menabe, cannot be invoked as a proof of the nonpertinence of the Masikoro ethnonym. That many Vezo lineages have a hazomanga has been the case since at least the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (2): 271–296.
Published: 01 April 2017
... 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 eastern Minas Gerais and its contiguous...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (1-2): 237–256.
Published: 01 April 2001
... 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 ethnicity in Madagascar), in this article I use the term...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (4): 651–678.
Published: 01 October 2010
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (1-2): 171–204.
Published: 01 April 2001
... 31 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...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (4): 575–595.
Published: 01 October 2018
... into their lips), “Alarves” (for Arabs; Nimer 2005 : 519–20) or, simply, “Barbarians.” Besides these cryptic representations of native identities, however, we also find more specific ethnonyms in the Itapecuru region, like Guanaré, Uruati, and Caicai. These two naming strategies coexisted in the colonial...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (4): 621–645.
Published: 01 October 2018
... in the region. 38 Manuel Ferreira, “Breve Noticia do Rio Topajôs,” BPE CXV/2–15n7, f. 51r–54r, 14 August 1751. 39 These waterfalls are just upriver of Itaituba. 40 According to Queirós ( 1847 : 96–97), the ethnonym means “eaters of jacaré,” the Amazonian caiman. 41 See Daniel 2003...
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Ethnohistory (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...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (3): 541–570.
Published: 01 July 2016
.... In particular, five key lexical items contained in the account, their chronological order, and their cultural and geographic associations convey a northward movement west of the Continental Divide. In order, these include a tribal ethnonym, material culture form, place-name, geographic form, and a directional...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (4): 743–767.
Published: 01 October 2002
... numerous ethnonyms: the Chisca, the Rickohockan, the Tomahitan, and the Westo (Bauxar Hudson et al Waselkov Not until the Yamassee War of do they appear under the ethnonym of Yuchi (Crane Milling...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (2): 333–368.
Published: 01 April 2000
... Percentage of national Percentage Ethnonym Modern minorities of total Percentage used in Vietnamese...