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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 (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 (2004) 51 (3): 675–676.
Published: 01 July 2004
..., anthropologists, and other Native American studies scholars interested in federal Indian law and the effects of legal and racial discourses on indigenous communities. Book Reviews 675 Memories of the Slave Trade: Ritual and the Historical Imagination...
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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (1): 149–173.
Published: 01 January 2020
... research at colonial Jesuit wine haciendas in Nasca’s Ingenio Valley has revealed narratives that link historical memory on the former estates to fantastical imagery of ghosts, treasure, and mysterious tunnels, which simultaneously reference multiple attitudes related to a difficult past. This article...
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Ethnohistory (2003) 50 (2): 349–400.
Published: 01 April 2003
... these competing “titles,”ostensibly written in the 1520s, to Spanish authorities in the 1690s. The titles present each community's account of the Spanish Conquest of Oaxaca and subsequent colonial events. We consider how the documents shed light on Mixtec and Nahua ethnic identity and historical memory...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (1): 109–139.
Published: 01 January 2012
..., later connected by alliance, and finally integrated through joint settlement and corporate governance. Fundamental to these processes were the communication and synthesis of cultural schemata expressing the correspondence of military commands to each party's historical memory and social geography...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (4): 619–633.
Published: 01 October 2014
...Chris Andersen Anchored in public memory discussions most recently inaugurated by Pierre Nora's distinction between “sites” and “environments” of memory, this article juxtaposes the official telling of Métis history in national historic sites (in this case, the Batoche National Historic Site...
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Ethnohistory (2003) 50 (2): 261–284.
Published: 01 April 2003
...Michael E. Harkin Emotions are an important, but hitherto underexplored, component of historical consciousness and ethnohistorical practice. Extreme negative emotions evoked by traumatic historical events have strongly shaped collective memories of those events, occasionally repressing the memory...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (1): 163–185.
Published: 01 January 2009
..., ecological, astronomical, genealogical, and historical. Drawing on the notion of “topokinetic memory” described by neuroscientist Alain Berthoz (2000) and on ethnographic material collected during a journey on the Rio Urucauá, this analysis distinguishes between story maps as the practice...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (4): 635–653.
Published: 01 October 2014
... that memorials exist as a way to fix history in What Is a Monument to Massasoit Doing in Kansas City? 637 place and exert a sense of permanence of memory on the landscape.2 What are the qualities of the historical narrative and material representation of Massasoit that allow for memorial...
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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (3): 407–428.
Published: 01 July 2020
... the precious feathers, greenstones, and other parts of the regalia (Lockhart 1993 : 120). The accompanying images show the destruction of elite goods ( fig. 1 ). Given the strong association between shields and historical memory discussed above, it is noteworthy that in the upper frame the artist prominently...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (1): 51–85.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Isabel Yaya Among all the Inca sovereigns whose memory had been preserved by the Spanish chroniclers, Yahuar Huacac holds a unique position. He is famed for having shed tears of blood as a child when a foreign lord kidnapped and maltreated him. Surprisingly, his sufferings ended with matrimonial...
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Ethnohistory (2006) 53 (4): 633–655.
Published: 01 October 2006
..., experiences, and agendas construct additional layers of cultural memory in performances of guitar music. The Tuareg and the Ichumar Ethnographic and Historical Background on the Tuareg The Tuareg (also called Kel Tamajaq) are today predominantly semino- madic, combining the herding of camels, sheep...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (3): 649–653.
Published: 01 July 2004
... 675 Memories of the Slave Trade: Ritual and the Historical Imagination in Sierra Leone. By Rosalind Shaw. (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2002. xv + 312 pp., illustrations, index. $21.00 paper.) John K. Thornton, Millersville University of Pennsylvania Over the last decade, scholars have...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (3): 653–655.
Published: 01 July 2004
..., anthropologists, and other Native American studies scholars interested in federal Indian law and the effects of legal and racial discourses on indigenous communities. Book Reviews 675 Memories of the Slave Trade: Ritual and the Historical Imagination...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (3): 655–657.
Published: 01 July 2004
..., anthropologists, and other Native American studies scholars interested in federal Indian law and the effects of legal and racial discourses on indigenous communities. Book Reviews 675 Memories of the Slave Trade: Ritual and the Historical Imagination...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (3): 657–658.
Published: 01 July 2004
... 675 Memories of the Slave Trade: Ritual and the Historical Imagination in Sierra Leone. By Rosalind Shaw. (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2002. xv + 312 pp., illustrations, index. $21.00 paper.) John K. Thornton, Millersville University of Pennsylvania Over the last decade, scholars have...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (3): 658–660.
Published: 01 July 2004
..., anthropologists, and other Native American studies scholars interested in federal Indian law and the effects of legal and racial discourses on indigenous communities. Book Reviews 675 Memories of the Slave Trade: Ritual and the Historical Imagination...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (3): 660–662.
Published: 01 July 2004
..., anthropologists, and other Native American studies scholars interested in federal Indian law and the effects of legal and racial discourses on indigenous communities. Book Reviews 675 Memories of the Slave Trade: Ritual and the Historical Imagination...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (3): 662–663.
Published: 01 July 2004
..., anthropologists, and other Native American studies scholars interested in federal Indian law and the effects of legal and racial discourses on indigenous communities. Book Reviews 675 Memories of the Slave Trade: Ritual and the Historical Imagination...