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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (2): 324–326.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Sarahh Scher The chapters that focus on the edges of the empire offer more localized understanding of the Inka imperial endeavor, and show how the ideal image projected at the center was much different in practice at the periphery, as seen in architecture, material culture, and ethnohistorical...
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (4): 754–756.
Published: 01 October 2011
...Sabine Hyland Of Summits and Sacriflce: An Ethnohistoric Study of Inka Religious Practices . By Besom Thomas . ( Austin : University of Texas Press , 2009 . xii + 230 pp., prologue, maps, illustrations, glossary, bibliography, index . $60.00 cloth.) Copyright 2011 by American...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (3): 544–546.
Published: 01 July 2001
... at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Inka Bodies and the Body of Christ: Corpus Christi in Colonial Cuzco, Peru. By Carolyn Dean. (Durham, Duke University Press, xiv + pp., acknowledgments, introduction, illustrations, bibliography, index. paper.) Kris Lane, College of William...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (4): 655–687.
Published: 01 October 2001
...David Jenkins The purpose of this article is to show how three centrality measures—degree centrality, closeness centrality, and betweenness centrality—can advance the analysis of the Inka road network. It proposes that the Inka built storage facilities and/or administrative centers at regions...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (2): 498–501.
Published: 01 April 2005
... cloth.) Signs of the Inka Khipu: Binary Coding in the Andean Knotted-String Records. By Gary Urton. (Austin: University of Texas Press, 2003. 216 pp., preface and introduction, 21 b&w photos, 24 figures, 5 tables, bibliogra- phy, appendix, index. $40.00 cloth.) Margaret A. Jackson, University...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (2): 437–438.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Peggy Goede A Culture of Stone: Inka Perspectives on Rock . By Dean Carolyn . ( Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2010 . 320 pp., black and white illustrations, color plates, glossary of Quechua terms, bibliography, index . $84.95 cloth, $23.95 paper.) Copyright 2012...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (3): 599–600.
Published: 01 July 2014
...Sarahh Scher Inka Human Sacrifice and Mountain Worship: Strategies for Empire Unification . By Besom Thomas . ( Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press , 2013 . xvii + 309 pp., acknowledgments, prologue, introduction, epilogue, appendixes, notes, glossary, references, index...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (3): 603–604.
Published: 01 July 2014
...Peggy Goede Montalván Negotiated Settlements: Andean Communities and Landscapes under Inka and Spanish Colonialism . By Wernke Steven A. . ( Gainesville : University Press of Florida , 2013 . xix + 371 pp., figures, tables, appendix, index . $79.95 cloth.) Copyright 2014...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (3): 597–630.
Published: 01 July 2012
...Jessica Joyce Christie The purpose of this essay is, first, to provide a comprehensive overview of all known ethnographic and archaeological data concerning the Inka rock art site of Q'enqo (Kenko), which includes evidence from recent excavations conducted by the Instituto Nacional de Cultura...
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (3): 445–489.
Published: 01 July 2011
...Lisa DeLeonardis Inka expansion into south coastal Peru (Chinchasuyu) is well documented in the archaeological record and in historical narratives that celebrate Inka achievements in Ica and Chincha. The lesser-known Pisco Valley equally benefited from Inka largesse as a result of a restructuring...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (3): 427–428.
Published: 01 July 2017
... 2017 Wak’as (also spelled waqa, huaca, or guaca) are important in understanding elements of Inka ritual practice, ordering of space, and statecraft. Wak’as are also part of contemporary folk relationships with the physical and spiritual world of the Andes. While the title of this volume emphasizes...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (1): 1–23.
Published: 01 January 2018
... The Inka Empire (AD 1400–1532) is notable among the civilizations of the ancient world in its use of khipus—knotted string devices—for the storage and transmission of information. In the absence of a formal writing system, the Inkas filled the twists and knots of the khipus with data, including...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (3): 597–599.
Published: 01 July 2014
.... 2 James Diego Vigil, Barrio Gangs: Street Life and Identity in Southern California (Austin, TX, 1988). DOI 10.1215/00141801-2681921 Inka Human Sacrifice and Mountain Worship: Strategies for Empire Uni- fication. By Thomas Besom. (Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2013. xvii...
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Ethnohistory (2021) 68 (2): 311–341.
Published: 01 April 2021
... devices of the former Inka Empire—had established themselves as key sources to Spanish colonial rule. The knotted Andean accounts were referenced to write histories of the Inkas, evaluate genealogical claims, obtain population statistics, set colonial tax rates in line with Inka tribute, and to apportion...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (3): 543–544.
Published: 01 July 2001
... social, cultural, political, and economic context. For this reason, Burns’s work would make good collateral reading in many colonial history courses taught at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Inka Bodies and the Body of Christ: Corpus Christi in Colonial Cuzco, Peru. By Carolyn Dean...
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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (4): 689–690.
Published: 01 October 2020
..., these accountants were quipocamas , or quipo masters, who kept colonial records using the Inka system of knotted cords. Corr’s close reading of judicial archives allows her to bring to life the frictions between these different actors and to document how the textile economy affected indigenous lives, authority...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (2): 421–422.
Published: 01 April 2012
... of Stone: Inka Perspectives on Rock. By Carolyn Dean. (Dur- ham, NC: Duke University Press, 2010. 320 pp., black and white illustra- tions, color plates, glossary of Quechua terms, bibliography, index. $84.95 cloth, $23.95 paper.) Peggy Goede, Freie Universität Berlin When the Spanish conquistadors...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (2): 423–424.
Published: 01 April 2012
... of Stone: Inka Perspectives on Rock. By Carolyn Dean. (Dur- ham, NC: Duke University Press, 2010. 320 pp., black and white illustra- tions, color plates, glossary of Quechua terms, bibliography, index. $84.95 cloth, $23.95 paper.) Peggy Goede, Freie Universität Berlin When the Spanish conquistadors...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (2): 424–426.
Published: 01 April 2012
... of Stone: Inka Perspectives on Rock. By Carolyn Dean. (Dur- ham, NC: Duke University Press, 2010. 320 pp., black and white illustra- tions, color plates, glossary of Quechua terms, bibliography, index. $84.95 cloth, $23.95 paper.) Peggy Goede, Freie Universität Berlin When the Spanish conquistadors...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (2): 426–427.
Published: 01 April 2012
... of Stone: Inka Perspectives on Rock. By Carolyn Dean. (Dur- ham, NC: Duke University Press, 2010. 320 pp., black and white illustra- tions, color plates, glossary of Quechua terms, bibliography, index. $84.95 cloth, $23.95 paper.) Peggy Goede, Freie Universität Berlin When the Spanish conquistadors...