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Ethnohistory (2006) 53 (1): 253–255.
Published: 01 January 2006
... Cakchiquel Maya into French and took it back to Europe, although by the end of the century it had been acquired by the collector-scholar Daniel Brinton, who willed it to the University of Pennsylvania (where it remains). The ninety-six-page manu- script is a copy made around the turn of the eighteenth...
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Ethnohistory (2007) 54 (2): 365–367.
Published: 01 April 2007
...David Webster American Society for Ethnohistory 2007 Art and Writing in the Maya Cities, AD 600-800: A Poetics of Line. By Adam Herring. (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005. xi + 316 pp, introduction, maps, photos, drawings, notes, bibliography, index. $85.00 cloth.) Book Reviews...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (4): 503–508.
Published: 01 October 2008
...: Commodities in Cultural Perspective . Arjun Appadurai, ed. Pp. 3 -63. New York: Cambridge University Press. Castañeda, Quetzil E. 2004 “We Are Not Indigenous!” An Introduction to the Maya Identity of Yucatan. Journal of Latin American Anthropology 9 . 1 : 36 -63. De la Cadena, Marisol 2000...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (4): 553–578.
Published: 01 October 2008
...Ben Fallaw This political biography explores the ambiguous ethnicity of Bartolomé García Correa (1893-1978), the first person of Maya descent to govern Yucatán since the Spanish Conquest. Son of an upwardly mobile, Maya-speaking, afromestizo middle-class family, García Correa's normal education...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (4): 633–663.
Published: 01 October 2008
...Walter E. Little This essay discusses how Mayas, and visual images of them as discursively constructed subjects/objects, are located in dictator Jorge Ubico's economic development and modernization policies in the 1930s and 1940s. Ubico's contradictory policies of promoting Maya essentialness...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (4): 693–695.
Published: 01 October 2008
... of the Lower Creek Indians, and will doubtless become a very useful reference in the field. DOI 10.1215/00141801-2008-029 Maya Calendar Origins: Monuments, Mythistory, and the Materializa- tion of Time. By Prudence M. Rice. (Austin: University of Texas Press, 2007. xviii + 268 pp., preface...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (4): 697–701.
Published: 01 October 2008
... that European trade goods would have formed a pivotal component of that analysis. Despite this, Foster’s volume stands as an important contribution to the archaeology of the Lower Creek Indians, and will doubtless become a very useful reference in the field. DOI 10.1215/00141801-2008-029 Maya...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (1): 262–264.
Published: 01 January 2000
...), he opts to title one of his chapters ‘‘Giving Disease a Bad Name In the end, it all comes down, morally as much as mathematically, to a new world form of Holocaust denial. Maya...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (3-4): 811–813.
Published: 01 October 2000
...Robert W. Patch By Grant D. Jones. (Stanford, : Stanford University Press,1998. xxvii + 568 pp., acknowledgments, introduction, maps, tables, glossary,bibliography, index. $55.00 cloth.) 2000 Book Reviews The Conquest of the Last Maya...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (3-4): 813–815.
Published: 01 October 2000
...Kenneth J. Andrien By Matthew Restall. (Stanford, : Stanford University Press,1997. xiv + 441 pp., preface, introduction, maps, glossary, bibliography,index. $75.00 cloth). 2000 Book Reviews The Maya World: Yucatec Culture and Society...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (3-4): 815–816.
Published: 01 October 2000
...Paul Sullivan By Gary H. Gossen. (New York: Routledge, 1999. xxxiii + 309 pp., preface,illustrations, maps, bibliography, index. $75.00 cloth.) 2000 Book Reviews Telling Maya Tales: Tzotzil Identities in Modern Mexico. By Gary H...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (3): 539–540.
Published: 01 July 2001
... Maya History. By Victor Montejo. (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, xiv + pp., illustrations, maps, table, notes, bibliography, index. cloth.) Walter E. Little, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Since the late s, the effects of state violence against Mayas has been one of the major...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (3): 541–542.
Published: 01 July 2001
...David Carey, Jr. 2001 Edited by Marshall N. Peterson. (Lancaster, : Labyrinthos,1999. xviii + 105 pp. preface, introduction, maps, tables, illustrations,bibliography. $12.50 paper.) Book Reviews The Highland Maya in Fact and Legend...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (2): 454–456.
Published: 01 April 2002
... and charismatic leader, Subcomandante Marcos. He then turns to the dramatic rise of pan-Maya cultural activism in Guate- mala following that country’s civil war, highlighting latent contradictions between national ideology...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (2): 456–458.
Published: 01 April 2002
... and charismatic leader, Subcomandante Marcos. He then turns to the dramatic rise of pan-Maya cultural activism in Guate- mala following that country’s civil war, highlighting latent contradictions between national ideology...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (2): 458–460.
Published: 01 April 2002
... and charismatic leader, Subcomandante Marcos. He then turns to the dramatic rise of pan-Maya cultural activism in Guate- mala following that country’s civil war, highlighting latent contradictions between national ideology...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (4): 896–898.
Published: 01 October 2002
... Maya Survivalism. Edited by Ueli Hostettler and Matthew Restall. Acta Mesoamericana, vol. (Markt Schwaben, Germany: Verlag Anton Saur- wein, xiv + pp., introduction, illustrations, maps, tables. cloth...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (4): 798–799.
Published: 01 October 2005
... Maya Village. Edited by Patricia A. McAnany. (Los Angeles: Cotsen Institute of Archaeology at UCLA, 2004. ix + 467 pp., preface, bibliography, glossary, index, CD. $65.00 cloth.) Traci Ardren, University of Miami With her most recent publication on Classic-period Maya village life, Patri- cia...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (4): 800–801.
Published: 01 October 2005
... Maya Village. Edited by Patricia A. McAnany. (Los Angeles: Cotsen Institute of Archaeology at UCLA, 2004. ix + 467 pp., preface, bibliography, glossary, index, CD. $65.00 cloth.) Traci Ardren, University of Miami With her most recent publication on Classic-period Maya village life, Patri- cia...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (3): 664–666.
Published: 01 July 2005
... more on his effort to explain rather than to present information as such, an effective didactic method. He notes, for example, that ‘‘the problem of the Classic Maya civilization is not just why it collapsed, but also why it existed at all’’ (86), reminding us that historical explanation hinges...