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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (4): 697–701.
Published: 01 October 2008
... marks an important contribution to a very complex subject that merits further study. DOI 10.1215/00141801-2008-031 Book Reviews 697 Ladinos with Ladinos, Indians with Indians: Land, Labor, and Regional Ethnic Conflict in the Making of Guatemala...
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (1): 184–186.
Published: 01 January 2011
..., and Vio- lence in Colonial Latin America (Albuquerque, NM, 1998). DOI 10.1215/00141801-2010-087 Conquistadores de la Calle: Child Street Labor in Guatemala City. By Thomas A. Offit. (Austin: University of Texas Press, 2008. xi + 228 pp., acknowledgments, introduction, appendix...
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Ethnohistory (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...
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Ethnohistory (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...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (1-2): 366–368.
Published: 01 April 2001
... 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 (2001) 48 (4): 749–753.
Published: 01 October 2001
... to the title of Marc Augé’s Símbolo, función e historia. Interrogantes de la antropología (México City, 1979). The Blood of Guatemala: A History of Race and Nation. By Greg Grandin. (Durham, Duke University Press, 2000. xx + 343...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (2): 346–349.
Published: 01 April 2008
.... 10.1215/00141801-2007-072 346 Book Reviews Mesoamerican Voices: Native-Language Writings from Colonial Mexico, Oaxaca, Yucatan, and Guatemala. Edited by Matthew Restall, Lisa Sousa, and Kevin Terraciano. (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press...
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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 (2008) 55 (4): 633–663.
Published: 01 October 2008
... in 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 (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 (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 (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 (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 (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 (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 (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 (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 (2019) 66 (3): 618–619.
Published: 01 July 2019
...Sylvia Sellers-García For All of Humanity: Mesoamerican and Colonial Medicine in Enlightenment Guatemala . By Martha Few . ( Tucson : University of Arizona Press , 2015 . x + 292 pp., introduction, figures, maps, bibliography, index. $34.95 paperback). Copyright 2019 by American...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (3): 409–435.
Published: 01 July 2019
...W. George Lovell Abstract Compared still to what we know about Mexico and Peru, the historiography of colonial Guatemala, despite notable advances, continues to lag behind, registering minimally in the Latin American scholarly imagination. The field is surveyed by examining some of the issues...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (2): 398–400.
Published: 01 April 2015
...David Carey, Jr. Paper Cadavers: The Archives of Dictatorship in Guatemala . By Weld Kirsten . ( Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2014 . 335 pp., acknowledgments, illustrations, bibliography, index . $99.95 cloth, $26.95 paper.) Copyright 2015 by American Society...