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Ethnohistory (2024) 71 (2): 173–194.
Published: 01 April 2024
... relationship could motivate or rationalize episodes of parent-child incest in colonial Guatemala. Examination of parent-child incest through this lens shows how sons and daughters could become entangled in the sexual and emotional lives of their parents, providing a more nuanced view of the lived experience...
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Ethnohistory (2022) 69 (1): 81–100.
Published: 01 January 2022
... .” In Cultural Trauma and Collective Identity , 1 – 30 . Berkeley : University of California Press . Archibald Elizabeth . 2001 . Incest and the Medieval Imagination . Oxford, UK : Clarendon Press . Burkhart Louise M. 1997 . “ Mexica Women on the Home Front: Housework and Religion...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (1): 81–109.
Published: 01 January 2005
... no longer have the authority to intervene in the ethical affairs of the people living on the block (they were his relatives by virtue of their patrilateral ties to the butubutu of his father). If the children of the people living on that land committed incest or got into some other trouble, The Dynamics...
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Ethnohistory (2007) 54 (1): 69–127.
Published: 01 January 2007
... that sodomy, or the nefarious act against nature, appeared oddly absent, writing that “I have not learned of their doing this in this country, nor do I believe they did so.”28 Apparently, the Maya did have defined categories and sanctions for adultery, incest, and rape. Gaspar Antonio Xiu...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (3): 515–535.
Published: 01 July 2019
... orthodox behavior in favor of heinous sex acts such as incest. In 1661, Fray Nicolás de Freitas further conflated hills with sexual depravity stating that “the Indians of the pueblo of La Isleta had danced the catzinas on a high hill which is in sight of the pueblo, with express idolatry of the devil...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (2): 399–422.
Published: 01 April 2000
... to become the moon, and each month both men and women are reminded of the consequences of incest (Also see Lévi-Strauss 1978: 97–99.) The association of the moon, menstruation, incest, and genipapo juice...
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Ethnohistory (2007) 54 (1): 129–157.
Published: 01 January 2007
... sexuales, 1519–1570,” in De la santidad a la perversión, o de porqué no se cumplía la ley de Dios en la sociedad novohispana, ed. Sergio Ortega (Mexico City, 1986), 38–39. Archbishop Alonso de Montúfar concerned himself with Indian incest and bigamy. Indians were not only...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (1): 153–162.
Published: 01 January 2008
... (ca. 1554) took the matter further and, according to Horswell, Review Essay 161 in a far more dispassionately ethnographic direction. In the Andes of Cieza, sodomy, incest, and berdache-like figures were found here and there, but far more...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (3): 465–488.
Published: 01 July 2018
... by the corregidor in which they accused the cacique of rape, incest, murder and a variety of other offenses. Jorge Gamboa’s analysis of a case in Tota (1574–75) showed how similar allegations in Spanish courts could result from power struggles between factions within a cacicazgo, or from destabilized relationships...
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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (3): 455–479.
Published: 01 July 2020
..., tixtecocoiocpul (literally: “you-big-sick-eye-face”), is a compound word that perhaps only made fun of the face of the barn owl, with its small eyes, seemingly sunk in its sickly white face. Intriguingly, the rhetorical insults against the chiquatli culminated in an accusation of maternal incest: “ Monan ticieco...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (1): 165–173.
Published: 01 January 2010
..., including “idolatry, sodomy, speaking with the Devil, incest with their mothers and their daughters, tyranny, child- The Moral Origins of Andean Khipu 169 murder, and drunken orgies that deprive them of the little sense they have” (Montesinos 1644: Book III, ch. 28). He...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (4): 637–662.
Published: 01 October 2013
... . Megged Amos Wood Stephanie , eds. Pp. 113 – 27 . Norman : University of Oklahoma Press . Rostworowski Maria de Diez Canseco 1960 Coöption to Kingship and Royal Incest among the Inca . Southwestern Journal of Anthropology 16 ( 4 ): 417 – 27 . Sahlins Marshall 1985...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (3): 373–389.
Published: 01 July 2018
.... 1976 . “ The Persistence of Traditional Religious Practices among Creek Indians .” PhD diss., Southern Methodist University . Schneider David M. 1957 . “ Political Organization, Supernatural Sanctions and the Punishment for Incest on Yap .” American Anthropologist 59 : 791 – 800...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (3): 417–440.
Published: 01 July 2018
... a band. We are living in this place for a long time. It’s important for the young people to know about our history.” The rules of kinship associating incest with descent and cohabitation continue to be followed nowadays in Slate Falls. Instead of looking for potential mates from distantly related...
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Ethnohistory (2024) 71 (1): 27–45.
Published: 01 January 2024
... in New Mexico stated that Native houses were “places where they speak to the devil.” 81 For some officials, engaging in nonorthodox rituals signified “formal heresy to the level of atheism.” 82 In New Mexico, Fray Nicolás Chávez claimed that the Pueblo used kivas to commit idolatry and incest...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (1-2): 357–359.
Published: 01 April 2001
... and risky interpretive techniques to convey this magic. She relies heavily on body metaphors to examine ways in which Maya culture and the state are per- ceived by Guatemalans—from rape and incest to clothing and transvestism...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (1-2): 359–361.
Published: 01 April 2001
... and risky interpretive techniques to convey this magic. She relies heavily on body metaphors to examine ways in which Maya culture and the state are per- ceived by Guatemalans—from rape and incest to clothing and transvestism...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (1-2): 361–363.
Published: 01 April 2001
... and risky interpretive techniques to convey this magic. She relies heavily on body metaphors to examine ways in which Maya culture and the state are per- ceived by Guatemalans—from rape and incest to clothing and transvestism...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (1-2): 363–364.
Published: 01 April 2001
... and risky interpretive techniques to convey this magic. She relies heavily on body metaphors to examine ways in which Maya culture and the state are per- ceived by Guatemalans—from rape and incest to clothing and transvestism...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (1-2): 364–366.
Published: 01 April 2001
... and risky interpretive techniques to convey this magic. She relies heavily on body metaphors to examine ways in which Maya culture and the state are per- ceived by Guatemalans—from rape and incest to clothing and transvestism...