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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (2): 217–239.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Gabriel De La Luz-Rodríguez Abstract This article argues for the importance of an ethnological hermeneutics in the study of the early colonial period in the Caribbean. It does so by applying this methodology to a founding document concerning early colonial encounters on the island of San Juan or...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (4): 762–766.
Published: 01 October 2001
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Ethnohistory (2006) 53 (4): 781–782.
Published: 01 October 2006
...Victoria H. Cummins Juan de Ovando: Governing the Spanish Empire in the Reign of Philip II. By Stafford Poole. (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2004. x + 293 pp., glossary, notes, bibliography, index. $37.95 cloth.) American Society for Ethnohistory 2006 Book Reviews Cannibal...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (3): 431–432.
Published: 01 July 2017
...Matthew Babcock Juan Rivera’s Colorado, 1765: The First Spaniards among the Ute and Paiute Indians on the Trails to Teguayo . By Baker Steven G. . ( Lake City, CO : Western Reflections Publishing Company . xix+384 pp., foreword, preface, introduction, illustrations, maps, photographs...
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Ethnohistory (2021) 68 (1): 125–145.
Published: 01 January 2021
...Stephanie Schmidt Abstract This article considers questions of authorship in Juan Bautista Viseo’s “Second Sermon for Advent” about “frightful, and terrible signs” of Judgment Day. Although Bautista acknowledges important contributions by Nahua scholars in the production of his Nahuatl-language...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (3): 653–654.
Published: 01 July 2012
...Paul E. Hoffman Murder and Martyrdom in Spanish Florida: Don Juan and the Guale Uprising of 1597 . By Francis J. Michael and Kole Kathleen M. . ( New York : Anthropological Papers of the American Museum of Natural History no. 95 , 2011 . 154 pp., abstract, timeline, foreword...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (1): 186–189.
Published: 01 January 2013
..., index . $84.95 cloth, $23.95 paper.) The Ruins of the New Argentina: Peronism and the Remaking of San Juan after the 1944 Earthquake. By Healey Mark A. . ( Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2011 . xvi + 395 pp., acknowledgments, acronyms, introduction, maps, appendix, notes...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (2): 285–308.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Nancy E. van Deusen “Coming to Castile with Cortés: Indigenous ‘Servitude’ in the Sixteenth Century” examines the circumstances of three indigenous criados (servants)—Pedro, Juan, and Francisco Manuel—with direct or indirect ties of patronage to the Spanish conqueror Hernán Cortés. As nonelite...
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Ethnohistory (2007) 54 (2): 223–244.
Published: 01 April 2007
... demonstrates how and when Father Juan Baptista de Segura and his brethren came to be celebrated as martyrs. Once apotheosized, the Ajacan Jesuits' mythic stature grew despite historically established contradictions. Seemingly analogous martyrdoms, the anticipated self-sacrifice of Segura and his cadre, the...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (4): 625–650.
Published: 01 October 2009
..., but also those treating the authors' own times, the colonial sixteenth century. Placing the hitherto understudied Annals of Juan Bautista and Annals of Tecamachalco in the context of the well-studied Historia Tolteca-Chichimeca, Annals of Cuauhtitlan , and Codex Aubin , the author concludes that there...
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (3): 525–532.
Published: 01 July 2011
...Juan Luis Rodríguez; Jonathan D. Hill The Occult Life of Things: Native Amazonian Theories of Materiality and Personhood . Edited by Santos-Granero Fernando . ( Tucson : University of Arizona Press , 2009 . 277 pp., introduction, figures, tables, index . $55.00 cloth...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (3): 663–664.
Published: 01 July 2005
...Juan José Batalla Rosado By Hans Roskamp. (Mexico City: Colegio de Michoacán/Colegio Mexiquense, 2003. 180 pp. + two plates, acknowledgments, introduction, map,figure, appendices, bibliography, index. $15.00 paper.) 2005 Glass, John B., and Donald Robertson 1975 Handbook of Middle...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (3): 417–438.
Published: 01 July 2008
...Juan Luis Rodriguez This essay will discuss contending language ideologies in early twentieth-century efforts at translating Warao into Spanish. It will analyze the linguistic and semiotic collision between the Warao and the emerging Venezuelan nation-state. Its main focus will be on the Catholic...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (2): 223–248.
Published: 01 April 2019
... the early contact period. Copyright 2019 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2019 Africans in Mexico Afro-Mexico Tlacuilo Juan Garrido Telleriano-Remensis Azcatitlan Durán’s Historia A dark-skinned man with tightly curled hair hangs from a noose tied to a wooden scaffold...
Published: 01 April 2018
Figure 7. Testament signed by escribano Cipriano Gordiano, 1811/177702. Archive: San Juan Bautista Metepec. Photo: Melton Villanueva Figure 7. Testament signed by escribano Cipriano Gordiano, 1811/177702. Archive: San Juan Bautista Metepec. Photo: Melton Villanueva More
Published: 01 April 2018
Figure 6. “un pedaso de tiera de labor me dejo mi padresito . . . ” From the 1817 testament of Ascencia Pascuala, by escribano Juan Máximo Mexía. Agricultural land owned by the testator and left to heirs is nearly universally called tierra de labor , land for maize cultivation. This corresponds More
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Ethnohistory (2021) 68 (2): 356–357.
Published: 01 April 2021
... Juan Diego to assess how an exported European symbol, that is, Mary, could become a source of national pride for Indigenous peoples. Soormally argues that Catholic missionaries sought to prevent pagan devotion to the Aztec mother-god Tonantzin. Therefore, sixteenth-century clerics transposed the cult...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (4): 713–738.
Published: 01 October 2012
... acquisition of indigenous culture. The life of Isabel de Vera illustrates this process. Isabel was born in Mexico City around 1545.11 Her parents were Juan de Burgos, a conquistador, and Madalena, india. Although Isabel was the mestiza daughter of a conquistador, she was raised in the...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (2): 281–317.
Published: 01 April 2002
... supreme tribal cacique was a chieftain named Juan Chani or Sanni. This man, also known as Tunchile, had played a central, destructive role in the Indian uprising of1727–8. However, it now appeared that he had decided to...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (2): 314–315.
Published: 01 April 2017
... realist painting. Cuevas’s parable follows Juan, an artist curious about international art-world currents who buckles under art-world conformism to become an ardent purveyor of the clichés—thematic and stylistic—of Mexican-school painting. Through Juan, Cuevas renders explicit the links between...