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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (4): 690–691.
Published: 01 October 2018
...Andrew Laird Idea of a New General History of North America: An Account of Colonial Native Mexico . By Lorenzo Boturini Benaduci . Edited and translated by Stafford Poole . ( Norman : University of Oklahoma Press , 2015 . xv+288 pp., foreword, introduction, text, bibliography, index...
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Ethnohistory (2021) 68 (3): 429–448.
Published: 01 July 2021
... the Revolutionary period. 3 Utilizing gender as a lens to understand the political decisions of Cherokee men in the Revolutionary era expands on explorations of generational discord between Cherokee men, the cultural underpinnings of masculine expectations, and efforts to maintain balance and harmony in Cherokee...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (2): 385–387.
Published: 01 April 2014
...Frank Salomon Vertical Empire: The General Resettlement of Indians in the Colonial Andes . By Mumford Jeremy Ravi . ( Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2012 . xii + 293 pp., acknowledgments, introduction, appendix, notes, glossary, bibliography, index . $89.95 cloth, $24.95...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (2): 314–315.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Adriana Zavala Portrait of a Young Painter: Pepe Zúñiga and Mexico City’s Rebel Generation . By Vaughan Mary Kay . ( Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2015 . xiii+304 pp., acknowledgments, introduction, 52 illustrations, notes, bibliography, index . $89.95 cloth, $24.95 paper...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (3): 363–384.
Published: 01 July 2013
... allows the author to examine the social structure of the new creole class and to note that there was a high degree of social stratification within the estate. Copyright 2013 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2013 “A Class of People Admitted to the Better Ranks”: The First Generation of Creoles...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (3): 483–484.
Published: 01 July 2010
.... Second, they emphasize that the recon- figurations the contributors undertake will change the ways we think about native North America. Are they successful? The comparative approach taken by about half of the contributors works well. In general, the authors compare an American...
Published: 01 April 2021
Figure 1. Map of transcription locations. Note: Generated using the ggmap package in R (Kahle and Wickham 2013 ). Figure 1. Map of transcription locations. Note: Generated using the ggmap package in R (Kahle and Wickham 2013). More
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (4): 569–588.
Published: 01 October 2009
...Frederic Hicks On the eve of the Spanish conquest, and in the decades immediately thereafter, the indigenous population of Tlaxcala, in the Valley of Puebla, east of the Basin of Mexico, was grouped into four kingdoms ( tlahtocayotl or altepetl , generally called cabeceras in Spanish) of pre...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (4): 613–654.
Published: 01 October 2001
...Hjorleifur Jonsson This article reexamines accounts of Mien (Yao) ethnic minority populations in northern Thailand, in particular generalizations about social structure in terms of household formations. Two ethnographic accounts from the same province of Thailand during the 1960s suggest opposite...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (4): 727–787.
Published: 01 October 2005
...Marshall Joseph Becker The English term matchcoat derives from an Algonquian root word relating to clothing or dress in general. During the seventeenth century matchcoat came to refer to European-made units of woolen cloth,generally about two meters (a “fathom”) long, that were traded to natives...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (3): 515–540.
Published: 01 July 2012
...Maureen T. Schwarz Shortly after Congress passed the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act (IGRA) in 1988, casinos started appearing on reservations across North America and generating billions of dollars for some formerly destitute tribes. Despite general enthusiasm about gaming in Indian country...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (4): 765–783.
Published: 01 October 2012
...' Nahua allies. Those written in Classical Nahuatl were generally produced in areas of significant Nahua and/or Spanish colonization. We conclude that Nahuatl in colonial Central America was significantly impacted by indigenous Pipil. As a vehicular language, Pipil was as useful as the central Mexican...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (3): 597–630.
Published: 01 July 2012
.... It offers an interpretive reconstruction of events that might have taken place there. Q'enqo is one of the most famous yet superficially known Inka ruins and is generally explained as a wak'a (shrine; Spanish huaca ) on the first Chinchaysuyu zeq'e line and as the locale where Pachakuti died. Second...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (3): 393–415.
Published: 01 July 2008
... aceramic deposit to the Ciboney or Guanahatabey culture has been overcome, most of the notions implicit in these descriptions remain current in the generalized vision of these societies. In this work, I analyze the implications that these early accounts have had on the development of our perception...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (4): 579–607.
Published: 01 October 2008
...David Carey, Jr. During the first half of the twentieth century, Guatemala was dominated by two of Latin America's most repressive regimes: first that of Manuel Estrada Cabrera (1898-1920) and then that of General Jorge Ubico (1931-44). Though the marketplace was one venue through which...
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Ethnohistory (2006) 53 (2): 355–381.
Published: 01 April 2006
...Susan Elizabeth Ramírez This article develops a methodology for revealing to an outsider the un-elaborated cultural connotations of translated native words, using a case study of early intercultural communication in an Andean colonial setting. It focuses not on the general translation process from...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (4): 751–779.
Published: 01 October 2015
... makes a general contribution to swidden research by dissecting the relationship between history, demography, and the practice of swidden as a flexible and adaptable agricultural strategy. Copyright 2015 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2015 Q'eqchi' Maya Belize oral history demography...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (1): 47–70.
Published: 01 January 2016
... about Indians, violence, and the nature of colonial hegemony in urban centers. It argues that the proliferation and pervasiveness of this type of indigenous violence in cities—generally considered Spanish administrative and demographic strongholds—underscore the spaces for negotiation, flexibility...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (1): 71–93.
Published: 01 January 2016
... nineteenth century. Their leaders were known as “kings” from the early seventeenth century up until 1860. A scholarly debate has arisen on the character of these leaders: were they big men or chiefs? Generalizations on the character of leadership over extended periods of time, however, are problematic, since...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (4): 697–720.
Published: 01 October 2016
... history, by events occurring decades and generations prior to the Spanish conquest. Thus Nahua patrimonial restorationism helped induce precedents that explicitly afforded legal weight to local custom and ancestry at a critical early stage when imperial law with regard to Indian lands remained inchoate...