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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (1): 207–208.
Published: 01 January 2019
...Steven Conn Excavating Nauvoo: The Mormons and the Rise of Historical Archaeology in America . By Benjamin C. Pykles . Critical Studies in the History of Anthropology. ( Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press , 2018 . xxi + 389 pp., foreword, acknowledgments, editor’s introduction...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (4): 750–752.
Published: 01 October 2019
...Robert Wasserstrom In reconstructing Tasorentsi’s dramatic story, Santos-Granero promises a new “historical anthropology, a hybrid book combining the conventions of anthropology and history . . . that differs substantially in both style and methodology from other historical works on Lowland...
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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (1): 97–126.
Published: 01 January 2020
...Harvey M. Bricker; Victoria R. Bricker Abstract An examination of several historical texts in the Maya codices reveals that droughts were a significant concern to the pre-Columbian Maya that ultimately resulted in the collapse of their civilization. The effects of such droughts mentioned in those...
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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (2): 289–315.
Published: 01 April 2020
... and Mazacoyotzin. They were offspring of the Cachimaltzin royal lineage at Tollocan. 2 Figure 1. Human sacrifice by the Temple of Huitzilopochtli, the Aztec god of war. The picture is accompanied by an anonymous alphabetical annotation providing historical detail. Source: BNF, fonds mexicains, 30 ( Codex...
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Ethnohistory (2021) 68 (1): 29–51.
Published: 01 January 2021
... seamlessly woven into curricula throughout North America. This article examines Forbes’s efforts to remake the American historical consciousness—what Forbes called the “conqueror consciousness”—by using ethnohistorical methodologies in his scholarship and teaching. The article outlines Forbes’s career...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (2): 301–327.
Published: 01 April 2014
... landscape, as such showing a historical-geographic register of land from the colonial period to the present. Copyright 2014 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2014 References Caso Alfonso 1979 “Trabajos inéditos del doctor Alfonso Caso,” in Cuadernos de la Biblioteca , Biblioteca...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (2): 365–366.
Published: 01 April 2014
...Paul E. Hoffman The Archaeology and Historical Ecology of Small Scale Economies . Edited by Thompson Victor D. and Waggoner James C. Jr. . ( Gainesville : University Press of Florida , 2013 . xiv + 232 pp., preface, acknowledgments, figures, tables, works cited, contributors...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (4): 681–713.
Published: 01 October 2014
... the chronology and historical content of the First Chronicle found in these books by examining the following: (1) the dates applied to the katun cycles (increments of roughly twenty-year periods) in light of recent archaeological finds from Chichén Itzá, Uxmal, Champotón, and Mayapán; (2) Maya conventions...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (3): 703–714.
Published: 01 July 2002
...Robin M. Wright American Society for Ethnohistory 2002 Historical and Anthropological Perspectives on the Formation of Cultural Identity Robin M. Wright, Universidade Estadual de Campinas...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (4): 509–524.
Published: 01 October 2008
... dynamics and ethnic images requires careful attention to institutional structures and the construction of national, ethnic, and ultimately inter-individual identities, as well as to events in real (that is, document-based) historical time. Methodologically, the writing of such cultural histories of power...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (3): 503–532.
Published: 01 July 2005
... abandonment, it was not complete. Even into the twentieth century some groups mourned in the traditional way, while others abandoned or modified these practices. American Society for Ethnohistory 2005 Historical Mourning Practices Observed among the Cree and Ojibway Indians of the Central Subarctic...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (3): 635–641.
Published: 01 July 2005
...Daniel M. Cobb American Society for Ethnohistory 2005 Review Essay Getting There (Non)Eventually: Recent Historical Scholarship on Encounters in Native America before 1815 Daniel M. Cobb, Miami University of Ohio Facing East from Indian Country: A Native History of Early...
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Ethnohistory (2006) 53 (3): 479–505.
Published: 01 July 2006
...Paul Shankman In the Mead-Freeman controversy, Derek Freeman argued that historical sources support his view that the traditional values of the Samoan system of institutionalized virginity (or taupou system) were preserved and reinforced throughout the colonial era. A closer examination of two...
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Ethnohistory (2006) 53 (2): 409–418.
Published: 01 April 2006
...Rani T. Alexander Review Essays Recent Books in the Historical Archaeology of Latin America and the Caribbean Rani T. Alexander, New Mexico State University Encyclopedia of Historical Archaeology. Edited by Charles E. Orser Jr. (London: Routledge, 2002. xvi + 607 pp. introduction...
Published: 01 January 2020
Figure 15. Correspondences between climatological and codical historical records of droughts in the Maya Lowlands. Graph drawn by author. Figure 15. Correspondences between climatological and codical historical records of droughts in the Maya Lowlands. Graph drawn by author. More
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (1): 1–25.
Published: 01 January 2012
.... This article suggests that by employing five critical tests we can use autobiography to gain some sense of narrators' earlier experiences as schoolchildren and of them as active agents in their own lives. Indeed, we often have little else to provide historical perspectives on assimilationist schooling “from...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (2): 327–350.
Published: 01 April 2016
...Krisna Ruette-Orihuela; Cristina Soriano Abstract This article analyzes the construction and circulation of historical memories of the Coro slave rebellion in Venezuela between 1795 and 2014. We show how historical interpreters have inscribed divergent representations of this rebellion in documents...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (1): 193–194.
Published: 01 January 2004
... 193 Tribal Sovereignty and the Historical Imagination: Cheyenne-Arapaho Politics. By Loretta Fowler. (University of Nebraska Press, 2002. xxviii + 368 pp. $55.00 cloth.) Anne Terry Straus, University of Chicago In this book, Fowler confronts the familiar ‘‘crabs in the bucket’’ image of Indian...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (2): 223–256.
Published: 01 April 2004
... through storytellers'representations of them. These representations are not simple fixed historical messages that are expressed explicitly, but they are active and interconnected with present situations and thus are a part of the society's habitual actions. The memory of the journey of Nayeche...
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Ethnohistory (2003) 50 (4): 737–739.
Published: 01 October 2003
... of the respective objectives of each volume. As a result, the edi- tors are to be commended; writing edited volumes is not an easy task. Historical Dictionary of Ancient Mesoamerica. By Joel W. Palka. (Lan- ham, md: Scarecrow Press, Inc...