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Ethnohistory (1 October 2008) 55 (4): 697–701.
Published: 01 October 2008
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Published: 01 July 2016
Figure 1. Map of contemporary Guatemala showing select Highland Maya communities mentioned in the Nija’ib’ and other títulos cited in this article. Detail of image PIA03364, courtesy of NASA/JPL-Caltech/NIMA, modified by the author Figure 1. Map of contemporary Guatemala showing select More
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2008) 55 (2): 346–349.
Published: 01 April 2008
...: Native-Language Writings from Colonial Mexico, Oaxaca, Yucatan, and Guatemala. Edited by Matthew Restall, Lisa Sousa, and Kevin Terraciano. (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005. 245 pp., documents, images, glossary, maps, bibliography, index. $25.00 paper.) Annals of His Time...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 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 these...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2008) 55 (4): 633–663.
Published: 01 October 2008
... contrast to the cultural and economic assimilation of Mayas informs both Guatemalan and scholarly attitudes about Mayas today. The essay recontextualizes this position by discussing a specific cultural event—the annual fairs that Ubico organized to highlight Guatemala's economic and technological potential...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2009) 56 (1): 187–193.
Published: 01 January 2009
... Review Essay Rereading Conquest: Recent Works on the Conquests of Mexico, Guatemala, and Colombia Leslie S. Offutt,Vassar College Invasion and Transformation: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on the Con- quest of Mexico. Edited by Rebecca P. Brienen and Margaret A. Jackson. (Boulder...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2003) 50 (1): 151–159.
Published: 01 January 2003
.... American Society for Ethnohistory 2003 Indian Confraternity Lands in Colonial Guatemala, Some Uses and Trends Murdo J. MacLeod, University of Florida 6817 ETHNOHISTORY / 50:1 / sheet 153 of 250...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2004) 51 (1): 203–205.
Published: 01 January 2004
..., bibliography, index, illustrations, map. $34.95 cloth.) 2004 Book Reviews 203 Women Who Live Evil Lives: Gender, Religion, and the Politics of Power in Colonial Guatemala. By Martha Few. (Austin: University of Texas Press, 2002. xiv + 188 pp., preface...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2004) 51 (2): 435–444.
Published: 01 April 2004
...Ueli Hostettler American Society for Ethnohistory 2004 Ethnographic Perspectives in Maya Studies: Trends in Writing about Mayas in Guatemala, Mexico, and Belize Ueli Hostettler, University of Bern, Switzerland La estructura y evolución demográfica de un sistema campesino: La pobla...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2011) 58 (1): 184–186.
Published: 01 January 2011
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2011) 58 (2): 293–321.
Published: 01 April 2011
...Néstor I. Quiroa The highland Guatemala títulos are part of a corpus of colonial Mesoamerican indigenous texts composed by native authors in the middle of the sixteenth century. These texts present an “official” version of native “history” based on the precolonial oral tradition and influenced by...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2011) 58 (2): 345–346.
Published: 01 April 2011
...Thomas H. Guderjan Identity, Migration, and Geopolitics of the Kowoj in Late Postclassic Petén, Guatemala . Edited by Rice Prudence M. and Rice Don S. . ( Boulder : University Press of Colorado , 2009 . 458 pp., preface, references, index . $22.95 paper.) Copyright 2011 by...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2005) 52 (4): 673–687.
Published: 01 October 2005
...Martha Few Chocolate, in the form of a hot chocolate beverage, was widely available to men and women of all ethnic and social groups in late-seventeenth and early-eighteenth-century Santiago de Guatemala, the capital city of colonial Central America. At the same time, chocolate acted as a central...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2007) 54 (1): 159–176.
Published: 01 January 2007
...Martha Few In Guatemala City in 1803, the court of the Royal Protomedicato requested that the physician Narciso Esparragosa examine Juana Aguilar, called by the court a “suspected hermaphrodite,” as part of the legal proceedings against her for double concubinage with men and women. This essay...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2006) 53 (1): 251–253.
Published: 01 January 2006
...Matthew Restall By J. Daniel Contreras R. and Jorge Luján Muñoz. (Guatemala City: Academia de Geografía e Historia de Guatemala, 2004. x + 102 pp., preface, introduction, illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. $17.50.) Edited by Jorge Luján Muñoz, translated by Simón Otzoy C...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2007) 54 (1): 216–217.
Published: 01 January 2007
...Ana Yolanda Contreras Silence on the Mountain: Stories of Terror, Betrayal, and Forgetting in Guatemala. By Daniel Wilkinson. (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2004. x + 375 pp., contents, author's notes, list of names, note on sources, selected bibliography, acknowledgments, index. $19.95...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2001) 48 (1-2): 366–368.
Published: 01 April 2001
... Quincentennial Guatemala. By Diane M. Nelson. (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1999. xix + 427 pp., maps, glossary, bibliography, index. $55.00 cloth, $22.00 paper.) Edward F. Fischer, Vanderbilt University...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2001) 48 (4): 749–753.
Published: 01 October 2001
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2014) 61 (2): 383–385.
Published: 01 April 2014
...Brian Stross Shamans, Witches, and Maya Priests: Native Religion and Ritual in Highland Guatemala . By Deuss Krystyna . ( London : Guatemalan Maya Centre , 2007 . 334 pp., preface, introduction, figures, maps, notes, glossary, bibliography, index . $55.00 paper.) Copyright 2014...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2014) 61 (1): 216–218.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Jessica Joyce Christie The Mayan in the Mall: Globalization, Development, and the Making of Modern Guatemala . By Way J. T. . ( Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2012 . 310 pp., maps, acknowledgements, appendix, notes, glossary, index . $13.21 paper.) Copyright 2014 by...