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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (2): 336–338.
Published: 01 April 2011
...Denise Ileana Bossy Peace Came in the Form of a Woman: Indians and Spaniards in the Texas Borderlands . By Barr Juliana . ( Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press , 2007 . xi + 397 pp., list of illustrations, acknowledgments, introduction, bibliography, index . $19.95 paper...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (1): 119–142.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Jennifer Bess While Akimel O'odham agricultural identity is one cornerstone of this study of petitions sent to the federal government, the study's aims include an analysis of the petitions in terms of how their form and content reenact the values of cooperation and cocreation embodied in Akimel...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (4): 842–844.
Published: 01 October 2004
... to summarize and reflect on fruitful lifetimes of study. Archaeology of Formative Ecuador: A Symposium at Dumbarton Oaks, 7 and 8 October 1995. Edited by J. Scott Raymond and Richard L. Burger. (Washington, dc: Dumbarton Oaks Publications, 2003. vii +567 pp., pref- ace, introduction, photographs, figures...
Published: 01 April 2022
Figure 1. Lot 19, Ojital y Potrero, subdivided into 205 parcels. The modern communities shown here originally formed part of Ojital (now Ojital Viejo) or Potrero (now El Tajín) during the late nineteenth century. More
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (4): 689–712.
Published: 01 October 2001
...Jeffrey D. Anderson Beginning in the 1880s, the Northern Arapaho appropriated Christianity while maintaining core religious forms and tribal solidarity. Through retranslation of the Arapaho Our Father, it is possible to understand how Arapaho Catholics “converted” this text and other forms...
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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 (2011) 58 (4): 613–652.
Published: 01 October 2011
...Bas van Doesburg; Michael W. Swanton This article is a diachronic investigation of a form of social organization of the Chochon (Xru Ngiwa, Chocholtec), a Mesoamerican people. Specifically, it is a philological examination of one form of a customary community subdivision, usually called sindi...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (3): 459–467.
Published: 01 July 2016
...Michael E. Harkin Abstract The residential school was a primary tool in the settler colonial state’s efforts to force indigenous people to assimilate to Canadian society and culture. It was a Dickensian institution in which various forms of abuse were tolerated. This article examines the relative...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (2): 237–271.
Published: 01 April 2016
...Peter Mitchell Abstract Recent studies of eighteenth- and nineteenth-century Comanches have argued that their dependence on bison posed a serious nutritional challenge in the form of a dangerously imbalanced high-protein diet. They contend that this specialization required Comanches to obtain...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (1-2): 87–121.
Published: 01 April 2001
... hopes than scientific knowledge—others criticized interfering with the delicate symbiotic relationship between herder and cactus. Although pastoralist resistance to foreign interference took different forms during this period, avoidance was the main form. American Society for Ethnohistory 2001...
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Ethnohistory (2007) 54 (4): 723–755.
Published: 01 October 2007
...Ned Blackhawk Examining shifting diplomatic and military initiatives undertaken by bands of Ute Indians in New Mexico, this article locates forms of colonial violence at the center of the early American West. Through their adaptations to the arrival of new colonial technologies, economies...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (1): 17–38.
Published: 01 January 2015
... understanding of the difference between pernicious and innocuous forms of barbarism. Although both forms of barbarism are grounded in deficiencies, these texts laud the inherent goodness and perfectibility of the peoples who were subsequently called Indians , in contradistinction to the ferocity, cunning...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (2): 217–240.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Candace Greene A distinct form of Plains Indian historical narrative, the recounting of war deeds known as coup , was once produced through two linked forms of expression: oral recitation and pictorial representation. Many nineteenth-century examples of the visual component have survived, now...
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Ethnohistory (2021) 68 (2): 191–213.
Published: 01 April 2021
... is the inability of tribal polities to break into smaller units while maintaining recognition as legitimate. This essay identifies the inability of tribes to exercise what the authors call compositional flexibility and fracture to form new polities discrete of the previous tribe. The authors argue the absence...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (2): 381–413.
Published: 01 April 2016
... with an analysis of the way in which military service intersected with other forms of coerced labor among nonelite Philippine indios . An understanding of pre-Hispanic cultures of warfare and debt servitude helps make the case that many indigenous soldiers were pushed into military service as a way of paying off...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (1): 13–27.
Published: 01 January 2005
... as a moral,sacred egalitarianism more virtuous than ethnic Fijian and colonial hierarchies, rendered thereby parochial and deluded in Ram and Krishna's universe. Thus Indo-Fijians localize gods and also a form of critique of hierarchy, engaging politics already heavily inflected by localized Christianity...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (1): 47–80.
Published: 01 January 2005
...Andrew Lattas Using the cargo cult movement of Dakoa on Bali Island (West New Britain),this article explores the relationship between history and the other forms of human time articulated in cult practices, beliefs, and myths of origins. This relationship often entails the collapsing of historical...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (1): 81–109.
Published: 01 January 2005
...Debra McDougall Outside agencies working in the Solomon Islands—whether a postwar land commission or a late-twentieth-century global environmental organization—have consistently called for the clarification of property rights as the necessary starting point for any form of economic development...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (1): 101–111.
Published: 01 January 2000
... or indirectly, from contact with the European world (here defined as white-skinned individuals who came from the “Western” world in a broader sense) under the form of physical persons or material and ideological items. This does not mean that Oksapmin society has found vectors of change only in its...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (2): 281–331.
Published: 01 April 2000
... the di.erent copies or versions of this particular document. The iconographic analysis of the pictorial scenes and the study of several documents related to the lienzo (large cotton cloth)shed a new light on the form and contents of Zapotec historiography, on the indigenous perception of the local political...