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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (4): 745–747.
Published: 01 October 2019
.... The book adds significantly to a trend that addresses gaps in our understanding of how Mesoamericans influenced the development of New Spain’s north. In this well-researched book, Laurent Corbeil offers the story of how a complex mix of indigenous migrants from central areas of Mexico moved beneath...
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (3): 491–523.
Published: 01 July 2011
... reserves, but the unchecked movement of people threatened to break down tribal divisions, thereby undermining a vital cornerstone of indirect rule. In an attempt to balance these conflicting commitments, colonial officials developed a policy of interpenetration in the late 1940s that allowed migrants...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (1): 27–50.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Nancy Shoemaker This essay examines cultures of racial categorization in New England and New Zealand through the life of one migrant, Elisha Apes, the younger half-brother of the radical Pequot Indian writer William Apess, who preferred to spell the family name with a second s . Elisha Apes settled...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (1): 51–76.
Published: 01 January 2013
... native people away from their pastoral reservation existence and tossed them into the maelstrom of urban life, where they struggled to come to terms with modernity. Such accounts were true for many Indian migrants, but not all. Indeed, many native relocatees played an active and informed role in both...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (4): 669–698.
Published: 01 October 2009
...Dana Velasco Murillo This article discusses the creation and evolution of indigenous government in the colonial silver-mining town of Zacatecas. Initially, nonnoble native migrants from central and western Mexico constituted the basis of the city's indigenous population. Living in informal...
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Ethnohistory (2006) 53 (1): 121–141.
Published: 01 January 2006
... in Uganda. Currently, more than 60 percent of Ngturkana in Kenya live outside Turkan, while increasing numbers of other migrants enter the district, with the latest entrants being refugees from more than eight other African countries. The immigration is beginning to disastrously alter the arid environment...
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Ethnohistory (2006) 53 (4): 689–714.
Published: 01 October 2006
...Isabelle Combès; Kathleen Lowrey A product of the conquest of an Arawakan population by Tupí-Guaraní migrants, Chiriguano society offers a clear instance of “indigenous hybridity” that has received inadequate scholarly attention. We suggest that the assimilation of the Chiriguano case to Tupí...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (1-2): 157–170.
Published: 01 April 2001
...Mansaré Marikandia Some scholars think that the designation Vezo relates solely to the way of life of fisher populations along the southwestern coast of Madagascar. Yet both Vezo and migrant fishers occupy this space. Prohibitions on sheep observed by all Vezo lineages of the Fihereña coast...
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Ethnohistory (2003) 50 (3): 489–502.
Published: 01 July 2003
... is sustained by the infra- structural support of the Maya migrant labor and legitimized by the inter- national tourist ideology, as a search for ‘‘the exotic other This frame- Tseng 2003.8.22 07:24 Tourism and Maya Migration...
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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (4): 685–686.
Published: 01 October 2020
... embraced migration as an economic tactic. Urban migrants, he suggests, expanded the scope and possibilities of Native life in the United States, while rejecting the assimilationist intent of the relocation policy’s architects. Far from abandoning their cultures and identities, they fashioned new ways...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (2): 303–304.
Published: 01 April 2017
... migrants established networks and cooperated across borders to evade migration controls and gain entry into the Americas. Relying on archival and published primary sources from seven countries in North America and Europe, Young’s work builds on and complements national-level histories of Chinese...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (4): 745–746.
Published: 01 October 2016
... of migrants to leave for El Norte . Young employs the appropriate term Cristero diaspora to refer to Mexicans in the United States with strong commitments to the church and its efforts to resist anticlerical government laws and actions. This group included middle-class lay political activists, over two...
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Ethnohistory (2003) 50 (3): 567–573.
Published: 01 July 2003
... of Ethnohistory grouping together articles ranging from an exami- nation of identity displays at a Mashantucket gaming resort to a discus- sion of Maya migrants’ milpa-ization of Cancún, an exploration of two Kwakwaka’wakw museums...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (2): 447–449.
Published: 01 April 2016
... of small rural producers is dismissed in favor of top-heavy development schemes aimed at maximizing profits and market efficiency, while rural communities are moved into work in industries and in migrant flows (4). The fieldwork focus of this book is the state of Puebla, where producers are active...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (1): 179–180.
Published: 01 January 2018
... by historians. Indian labor was imported, especially from the populous regions of the central plateau and Michoacán. To persuade workers to come, indigenous migrants in Zacatecas were exempted from tribute and forced labor drafts, and free wage labor quickly became the mainstay of the economy. Many Indians...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (2): 291–319.
Published: 01 April 2010
...- sion was not necessarily straightforward or guaranteed. A considerable degree of tension between Maori and “newcomer” migrants who had not shared the long Maori struggle for rangatiratanga, and who competed in the workforce with them when the economy faltered, was to be expected...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (1): 47–70.
Published: 01 January 2016
... towns.44 The prosperity of Zacatecas’s silver mines rested in large part on the stability and skill of its free-wage workforce. With no local sedentary population to exploit for labor, the city depended on migrants to meet its needs. Native peoples, slaves, and free individuals of mixed ethnic...
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Ethnohistory (2007) 54 (1): 195–197.
Published: 01 January 2007
... to the better understanding of migration patterns. Jeffrey H. Cohen’s anthropological study takes place in the region of Oaxaca in southern Mexico. In comparison to other Mexican regions, Oaxaca has contributed little to the total flow of migrants. Cohen shows that the impacts of migration...
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Ethnohistory (2007) 54 (1): 197–199.
Published: 01 January 2007
... to the better understanding of migration patterns. Jeffrey H. Cohen’s anthropological study takes place in the region of Oaxaca in southern Mexico. In comparison to other Mexican regions, Oaxaca has contributed little to the total flow of migrants. Cohen shows that the impacts of migration...
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Ethnohistory (2007) 54 (1): 199–202.
Published: 01 January 2007
... to the better understanding of migration patterns. Jeffrey H. Cohen’s anthropological study takes place in the region of Oaxaca in southern Mexico. In comparison to other Mexican regions, Oaxaca has contributed little to the total flow of migrants. Cohen shows that the impacts of migration...