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Ethnohistory (1 April 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 (1 April 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 and the...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2004) 51 (3): 675–676.
Published: 01 July 2004
... that theorists in these disciplines, on the whole, remain uninformed or uncaring about objectivity, the nature of historical evidence or issues of representation seems to me to be a ‘‘straw man’’ argument. Again, I wondered about audience: For whom is Rabasa writing? Rabasa does not seem to be...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2003) 50 (2): 349–400.
Published: 01 April 2003
... 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 in the...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 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. This...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2018) 65 (2): 215–246.
Published: 01 April 2018
... end, we did not use oral history simply as a means of collecting facts or using individual memories to “supplement” extant historical narratives (Field 2006 : 34). Rather, following Pascual-de-Sans ( 2004 : 355) and others (e.g., Naidoo 2015 ), this project prioritizes the particular—that is, the...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 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 (1 January 2009) 56 (1): 163–185.
Published: 01 January 2009
... autobiographical, 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 of...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2014) 61 (1): 99–122.
Published: 01 January 2014
... historical genres, Siksika historians/keepers of winter counts revitalized the indigenous genre in order to remember their past on their own terms. Copyright 2014 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2014 The Right to Possess Memory: Winter Counts of the Blackfoot, 1830–1937 Blanca Tovías...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2014) 61 (4): 635–653.
Published: 01 October 2014
... historical narrative and material representation of Massasoit that allow for memorial mobility rather than entrenchment? The story of how and why Massasoit came to reside in Kansas City and his vari- ous locales, along with some background on the Massasoit story and on the sculptor Dallin, explain the...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2006) 53 (1): 251–253.
Published: 01 January 2006
... mythological ori- gin of the Sioux people, the Seven Council Fires (Ocethi Šakowin), as if there really had been such a union of Sioux people in some distant past. While Sioux tradition, especially today, traces the origins of the people to the Seven Council Fires, there is no historical evidence that such...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2009) 56 (4): 741–747.
Published: 01 October 2009
...Alison J. Bruey Copyright 2009 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2009 Memory and Method: New Studies on Chilean History Alison J. Bruey, University of North Florida When a Flower Is Reborn: The Life and Times of a Mapuche Feminist. By Rosa Isolde Reuque Paillalef. Edited...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2019) 66 (1): 195–198.
Published: 01 January 2019
... (Becker 2010 ) to peace and reconciliation studies (Beckerman and Zembylas 2012 ) and pedagogy, particularly the problems that arise when teaching about contested historical narratives (Zembylas and Kambani 2012 ). Something about “Feeling and Thinking in Memory and Forgetting” has further encouraged...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2016) 63 (2): 452–453.
Published: 01 April 2016
...David Austin Omens of Adversity: Tragedy, Time, Memory, Justice . By Scott David . ( Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2014 . 232 pp., prologue, acknowledgments, notes, index . $84.95 cloth, $23.95 paper.) Copyright 2016 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2016 Thirty...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2018) 65 (1): 165–166.
Published: 01 January 2018
... memorializing the Trail of Tears, Denson makes an important contribution not only to the history of the Native South and to traditionally black-and-white studies of Southern memory, but also to the study of commemoration, memory, and public history in general. The book begins with a robust overview of...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2019) 66 (2): 385–386.
Published: 01 April 2019
... Native peoples, such subversive rituals “contradicted the erasure narrative” which dominated settler-colonial myths about King Philip’s War’s long-term consequences for the region’s Indigenous population (174). By incorporating both historical archives and memory, the latter of which she defines as “the...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2008) 55 (2): 251–285.
Published: 01 April 2008
... rooted in the historical memory of the Nahua’s conquest and subjugation of the valley before the Spaniards. Furthermore, this alliance vividly projected how past animosities and rivalries were an essential factor in the strategies adopted by native rulers visvis the Spanish conquest...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2014) 61 (2): 372–373.
Published: 01 April 2014
...Richard Mace On Records: Delaware Indians, Colonists, and the Media of History and Memory . By Newman Andrew . ( Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press , 2012 . xiii + 308 pp., acknowledgments, introduction, illustrations, maps, bibliographical references, index . $45.00 hardcover...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2005) 52 (2): 479–481.
Published: 01 April 2005
...Andie Diane Palmer By Sergei Kan. (Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1999. xxxi + 665 pp., 26 illustrations, appendix, notes, bibliography, index. $60.00 cloth.) 2005 Book Reviews Memory Eternal: Tlingit Culture and Russian Orthodox Christianity through Two Centuries. By...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2011) 58 (1): 169–171.
Published: 01 January 2011
... improvements Goedhuys has made over earlier editions. Evert Wendell’s account book, 1695–1726, is one of several manu- scripts kept by him and held by the New-York Historical Society. It may not seem that such a record could yield much information on native people, but Wendell’s...