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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (4): 838–840.
Published: 01 October 2004
...: Slavery, Kinship, and Community in the Southwest Borderlands. By James F. Brooks. (Chapel Hill: University of North Caro- lina Press; Williamsburg, va: Omohundro Institute of Early American His- tory and Culture, 2002. 419 pp., maps, glossary, appendices, bibliography, index. $22.50 paper.) Michael...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (1): 51–85.
Published: 01 January 2008
... alliances binding the Inca and the main actors of this drama, all important figures of three foreign chiefdoms. Through both a historical and an anthropological approach, this article analyzes the narrative's structure of interwoven ritual events and kinship patterns. It examines how the stages...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (2): 389–390.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Rose Stremlau Web of Kinship: Family in Northern Cheyenne Nationhood . By Christina Gish Hill . ( Norman : University of Oklahoma Press , 2017 . xii +382 pp., illustrations, maps, acknowledgments, appendix, notes, bibliography, index, $34.95 hardcover.) Copyright 2019 by American...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (1): 79–98.
Published: 01 January 2014
... to them because of the similarities he saw in black and Indian worship practices. To express his feelings of closeness with black people, Hall frequently referred to them using kinship terms like “brother” and “cousin.” As an AME missionary, Hall visited native communities throughout Michigan...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (4): 777–778.
Published: 01 October 2010
... a remarkable synthesis. The ethnohistorical documentation is thorough and well referenced, making this an excellent book for anyone wanting to learn about southeast- ern Indian life in general as well as native people’s relationships with birds. Subjects such as kinship and descent, how clan names...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (1): 163–165.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Andrew Denson Sustaining the Cherokee Family: Kinship and the Allotment of an Indigenous Nation . By Stremlau Rose . ( Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press , 2011 . xiii + 320 pp., acknowledgments, introduction, illustrations, bibliography, index . $24.95 paper...
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Ethnohistory (2022) 69 (2): 197–221.
Published: 01 April 2022
...–1992 .” PhD diss., University of California, Santa Cruz . s.holleykline@gmail.com Copyright 2022 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2022 history of archaeology archaeological labor kinship Veracruz El Tajín Francisco del Paso y Troncoso’s Comisión Científica de Cempoala...
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Ethnohistory (2023) 70 (4): 549–550.
Published: 01 October 2023
...Kristin Huffine khuffine@niu.edu Colonial Kinship: Guaraní, Spaniards, and Africans in Paraguay . By Shawn Michael Austin . ( Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press , 2020 . xvi + 276 pp., illustrations, acknowledgments, glossary, notes, bibliography, index. $34.95 paperback...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (1): 27–56.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Brenda Macdougall Kinship studies are the hallmark of anthropological research into Native American societies, while genealogical reconstruction is common in historical studies of the Metis. The study of kinship has a twofold outcome. It reveals the worldview of various indigenous societies...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (2): 399–422.
Published: 01 April 2000
...William Balée Traditional ethnobiological knowledge ( tek ) in Amazonia can be elucidated by comparative study within a language family. Some of this tek has been more resistant to change than certain elements from other cultural domains, such as kinship and politics. Although much tek has been...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (2): 423–452.
Published: 01 April 2000
... that paralleled and extended those of indigenous society. Their reliance on kinship and Catholicism suggests new ways to study women's involvement in the trade and to reassess how trade and religion affected Indian communities. American Society for Ethnohistory 2000 Women, Kin...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (2): 259–280.
Published: 01 April 2002
...L. Antonio Curet The rules of succession described in the early Spanish chronicles for Caribbean chiefdoms have been used by many scholars to reconstruct a Taino kinship system. This article argues that these conclusions were reached by using unfounded assumptions, especially confusing rules...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (4): 723–741.
Published: 01 October 2002
...Russell Thornton This is a discussion of a newly found winter count of a Lakota tiyospaye(extended kinship group) that eventually ended up on the Rosebud Reservation created for the Sicangu (Brule). The count is on muslin, measuring 89 centimeters by 176 centimeters. It consists of 136 pictographs...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (1): 143–166.
Published: 01 January 2016
... of indigenous Catholicism and Catholic kinship networks that bound eighteenth-century trading communities across the Great Lakes region. Those networks—strong, widespread, and highly important—were also thin: their spiritual practices and faith commitments did not in the 1760s deeply penetrate most Great Lakes...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (3): 361–391.
Published: 01 July 2008
..., testament and funeral conventions, land measurement, ritual kinship, and the role of lay sodalities emerge from the testaments. American Society for Ethnohistory 2008 Anderson, Arthur J. O., Frances Berdan, and James Lockhart, eds. 1976 Beyond the Codices . Berkeley: University of California...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (2): 245–268.
Published: 01 April 2013
... complex transcultural kinship and commercial ties to survive and coexist. In doing so, they demonstrated their independent spirit and transformed the region culturally and economically. Serving as the major trade gateway in East Texas for more than thirty years, from 1779 to 1812, Nacogdoches...
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Ethnohistory (2006) 53 (1): 173–193.
Published: 01 January 2006
... that the five phratries are an aggregate of some of the communities that live in the Lake Turkana region and beyond it. It describes the precolonial relationship of the Gabra and Borana, which is expressed by the latter in the idiom of kinship as a territorial one. American Society for Ethnohistory 2006...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (4): 697–720.
Published: 01 October 2016
... by emphasizing the overriding importance of custom, ancestry, and kinship in determining land and resource rights. Whether successful or not, such arguments had broader consequences, as they compelled colonial authorities to explicitly weigh and adjudicate disputes shaped to a substantial degree by pre-Hispanic...
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Ethnohistory (2024) 71 (2): 173–194.
Published: 01 April 2024
... of kinship in colonial Latin America. It also demonstrates how incestuous offenders and their peers could allude to the culture of marriage and the state of the conjugal bond to both subtly and explicitly diminish the incestuous aspects of a sexual encounter, rendering it more culturally intelligible...
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Ethnohistory (2024) 71 (2): 271–291.
Published: 01 April 2024
.... Using newspapers, interviews, and organizational newsletters, this article argues that the sources of this takeover depended on Ganienkeh people who exercised sovereignty on their own innovative terms. Using the power of gender, kinship, and family, they maintained support from outside groups...