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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (4): 683–726.
Published: 01 October 2011
...Sarah E. Jackson Dictionaries of Mayan languages, recorded by Spanish priests in the early years of the colonial period, provide a rich body of data for investigating indigenous systems of governance around the time of contact. Dictionary sources drawn from four geographical regions of the Maya...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (3): 581–582.
Published: 01 July 2016
...Bridget Groat Roots of Our Renewal: Ethnobotany and Cherokee Environmental Governance . By Carroll Clint . ( Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press , 2015 . xv + 256 pp., note to the reader, introduction, conclusion, acknowledgments, appendix, notes, bibliography, index . $87.50...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (1): 69–89.
Published: 01 January 2009
...Vincent O'Malley Nineteenth-century Maori society responded to colonization in creative, flexible, and dynamic ways. This is seen clearly in the way in which mechanisms of tribal self-government were reinvented, mixing indigenous with exotic influences to establish new and much stronger bodies...
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Ethnohistory (2023) 70 (1): 123–124.
Published: 01 January 2023
...Ian Tonat ietonat@email.wm.edu Doodem and Council Fire: Anishinaabe Governance through Alliance . By Heidi Bohaker . ( Toronto : University of Toronto Press , 2020 . 304 pp., 37 black-and-white illustrations, 6.00 × 9.00. $34.95 paperback.) Copyright 2023 by American...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (1): 25–50.
Published: 01 January 2018
... and Postclassic political forms was only partial, and numerous structures and practices of late Petén Itza Maya geopolitical organization can be seen in earlier Classic-period phenomena. These underscore long-term continuities in governance strategies. Copyright 2018 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2018...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (1): 202–205.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Donna J. Nash The First New Chronicle and Good Government: On the History of the World and the Incas up to 1615 . By de Ayala Felipe Guaman Poma . Translated and edited by Hamilton Roland . ( Austin : University of Texas Press , 2009 . xxiv + 363 pp., foreword, introduction...
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Ethnohistory (2006) 53 (4): 781–782.
Published: 01 October 2006
...Victoria H. Cummins Juan de Ovando: Governing the Spanish Empire in the Reign of Philip II. By Stafford Poole. (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2004. x + 293 pp., glossary, notes, bibliography, index. $37.95 cloth.) American Society for Ethnohistory 2006 Book Reviews Cannibal...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (1): 163.
Published: 01 January 2008
... Iberamericano de Finlandia and Universidad Complutense de Madrid, 2004. 435 pp., introduction, bibliography. €35.00 paper.) Copyright 2008 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2008 Book Reviews The First New Chronicle and Good Government. By Felipe Guaman Poma de Ayala. Abridged and translated...
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Ethnohistory (2007) 54 (3): 573–574.
Published: 01 July 2007
...Robert C. Schwaller Reshaping New Spain: Government and Private Interests in the Colonial Bureaucracy, 1531-1550. By Ethilia Ruiz Medrano. (Boulder: University Press of Colorado, 2006. x + 320 pp., introduction, appendix, glossary, bibliography, index. $65.00 cloth.) American Society...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (4): 555–556.
Published: 01 October 2017
...Charles Beatty-Medina In its conclusion Rivers of Gold, Lives of Bondage reminds us that while we are apt to view the Andes as relatively free of an African slave regime, elements of governance, economy, and daily practice present a different picture. Parts of this image are painted in broad...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (4): 743–744.
Published: 01 October 2016
... of a stable farming economy. He effectively connects those developments to the early collaborations he had previously documented. The final chapters explain the creation of a diverse and growing colonial society where settlers, Indians, and slaves commingled. A final chapter on British governance after 1763...
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Ethnohistory (2006) 53 (2): 331–354.
Published: 01 April 2006
... Tradition as History . Madison: University of Wisconsin Press. Vecsey, Christopher 1991 Imagine Ourselves Richly: Mythic Narratives of North American Indians . San Francisco: Harper. That Government Man Tried to Poison All the Klallam Indians: Metanarratives of History and Colonialism...
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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 (2008) 55 (2): 335–336.
Published: 01 April 2008
..., and Government Schooling: A Comparative Study. By Michael C. Coleman. (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2007. xii + 367 pp., acknowledgements, introduction, illustrations, notes, index. $49.95 cloth.) Jon Reyhner, Northern Arizona University Coleman writes that comparative studies like his...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (1): 171–173.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Jonathan Truitt After Moctezuma: Indigenous Politics and Self-Government in Mexico City, 1524–1730 . By Connell William F. . ( Norman : University of Oklahoma Press , 2011 . vii + 316 pp., illustrations, tables, map, introduction, appendix, notes, bibliography, index . $45.00 cloth...
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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (3): 521–522.
Published: 01 July 2020
... Americans. The Creeks, as Kevin Kokomoor describes in Of One Mind and of One Government: The Rise and Fall of the Creek Nation in the Early Republic , eventually chose an accommodationist policy toward Americans. The result, Kokomoor argues, was an unprecedented unification of the Creeks under the National...
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Published: 01 October 2018
Figure 2. Government officials frequently portrayed Brazil’s eastern Indians as irredeemably savage. Source: Jean Baptiste Debret, Voyage pittoresque et historique au Brésil , vol. 1 (Paris: Didot Frères, 1834). Courtesy of the John Carter Brown Library at Brown University More
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Figure 2. Ktunaxa leaders meet with representatives from the US federal government, 1911. Lower Kootenay people, Bonner’s Ferry, Idaho. Image courtesy of Glenbow Archives NA-1957-1 More
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (4): 609–632.
Published: 01 October 2008
...Stephen E. Lewis Based on documents housed in Mexico City and Chiapas, this essay describes how Mexico's National Indigenist Institute (INI) managed to establish its pilot Coordinating Center in highland Chiapas in 1951. Facing opposition from the state government, the state alcohol monopoly...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (4): 669–698.
Published: 01 October 2009
...Dana Velasco Murillo This article discusses the creation and evolution of indigenous government in the colonial silver-mining town of Zacatecas. Initially, nonnoble native migrants from central and western Mexico constituted the basis of the city's indigenous population. Living in informal...