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Ethnohistory (2003) 50 (2): 349–400.
Published: 01 April 2003
...Lisa Sousa; Kevin Terraciano This article features the transcription, translation, and analysis of two primordial titles, written in the Mixtec and Nahuatl languages, and a large map. Two indigenous communities in the Valley of Oaxaca attempted to lay claim to disputed territory by presenting these...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (3): 445–466.
Published: 01 July 2010
... Mesoamerica. In Caciques and Their People: A Volume in Honor of Ronald Spores . Joyce Marcus and Judith Francis Zeitlin, eds. Pp. 45 –65. Ann Arbor: Anthropological Papers No. 89. Museum of Anthropology, University of Michigan. 1997 The Mixtec Nobility under Colonial Rule. In Codices, caciques, y...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (1): 91–123.
Published: 01 January 2009
...John K. Chance Marriage alliances among governing families were an important instrument of political integration in Postclassic Mesoamerica, especially in Mixteca. Alliances among Mixtec nobles persisted during the colonial period, although after the sixteenth century, the caciques lost much of...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (3): 497–524.
Published: 01 July 2015
... of this unique manuscript, which reveals how the community of Texupan responded actively and creatively to multiple changes and challenges in the early colonial period. Parallel Nahuatl and Pictorial Texts in the Mixtec Codex Sierra Texupan Kevin Terraciano, University of California, Los...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (1): 213–215.
Published: 01 January 2004
... Autónoma de México. The Mixtecs of Colonial Oaxaca. By Kevin Terraciano. (Stanford, ca: Stanford University Press, 2001. xiv + 514 pp., introduction, appendices, glossary, notes, bibliography, index, maps, figures. $65.00 cloth.) RobertM.HillII,Tulane University In this splendidly produced...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (3): 469–495.
Published: 01 July 2015
..., erasures, and marginalia. Three writing genres are identifiable, and the content of these writings has an unusual emphasis on ways to represent money and counts of commodities, particularly cacao. The Pipil demonstrated their independence from the Mixtec and Aztec empires through writing by using a...
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Ethnohistory (2003) 50 (1): 131–150.
Published: 01 January 2003
...John Monaghan; Arthur Joyce; Ronald Spores Many estates in the Mixteca region of southern Mexico were controlled by the descendants of the Mixtec nobility well into the second half of the nineteenth century. Rather than view these estates, or cacicazgos , as the last gasp of the waning colonial...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (2): 318–319.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Annabeth Headrick In sum, the differing analyses of this singular lienzo combine into a successful text that serves as a model for interdisciplinary yet integrated research. Because it introduces the fundamentals of reading Mixtec imagery and provides a wealth of illustrations and archival...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (4): 785–791.
Published: 01 October 2014
....) Maya Ideologies of the Sacred: The Transfiguration of Space in Colonial Yucatan . By Solari Amara . ( Austin : University of Texas Press , 2013 . xi + 212 pp., maps, figures, notes, bibliography, index . $55.00 cloth.) The Mixtecs of Oaxaca: Ancient Times to the Present . By Spores...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (3): 675–681.
Published: 01 July 2015
... Mixtec year sign, couched within a leaf, on a page recording proceeds from the sale of silk. From the Codex Sierra Texupan, 47. Biblioteca Histórica José María Lafragua de la Benemérita Universidad Autó- noma de Puebla. Reference: 41010404. Photograph by Iván Pérez Pineda Gallery 5. Leaf and year...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (1): 185–188.
Published: 01 January 2019
.... Lisa Sousa and I were inspired by Wood’s work to publish a transcription and translation of two títulos primordiales from Oaxaca, written in the Nahuatl and Mixtec languages (Sousa and Terraciano 2003 ). In my first article published in the journal, when I transcribed and translated a Mixtec murder...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (3): 531–532.
Published: 01 July 2001
... valley of Oaxaca during the Postclassic and late Postclassic peri- ods. The chapters by Jansen, Oudijk, and Kröfges reveal the importance of kin ties among and between Mixtec and Zapotec families living in Zaa- chila, Tecciztlán, Tequatepec, and San Lucas Quaviní. The most complete of these chapters...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (3): 407–408.
Published: 01 July 2015
... to today. The Maya of the Yucatán penin- sula get attention in most of the essays, but geographically, two Nahuatl zones—those of Central Mexico and of Pipil speakers—effectively book- end the other language areas covered here: those of Mixtec, Yucatec Maya, K’iche’, Kaqchikel, and Q’eqchi...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (1): 177–178.
Published: 01 January 2018
... . Chapter 2, “Arabic, Nahuatl, Tuscan, Tagalog . . . ” turns to the uses of Nebrija’s work by colonial lexicographers, normally missionaries, who produced a host of dictionaries of Nahuatl, Otomi, Matlatzinca, P’urhépecha, Quechua, Zapotec, Maya (Cakchiquel, Tzotzil, Yucatec, and Tzeltal), Mixtec, Aymara...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (3): 403–432.
Published: 01 July 2001
... Publications,72. Smith, Mary Elizabeth 1973 The Relation between Mixtec Manuscript Paintings and the Mixtec Language: A Study of Some Personal Names in Codices Muro and Sánchez Solís. In Mesoamerican Writing Systems . Elizabeth P. Benson, ed. Washington, dc: Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (3): 409–420.
Published: 01 July 2015
... consequences of colonial Mesoamerican literacy. This issue of Ethnohistory is the result of that pro- ductive interaction. Comparing highland and lowland Mayan, Mixtec, cen- tral Mexican Nahuatl, and southern Nahua (Pipil) literacy from the Late Postclassic (AD 1200–1521) to the present day reveals...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (2): 211–237.
Published: 01 April 2012
... . Durham, NC : Duke University Press . 2000 Stories in Red and Black: Pictorial Histories of the Aztecs and Mixtecs . Austin : University of Texas Press . Brokaw Galen 2010 A History of the Khipu . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press . Burke Christina E. 2000...
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (4): 613–652.
Published: 01 October 2011
... – 54 . Austin : University of Texas Press . Jansen Maarten 1992 Mixtec Pictography: Conventions and Contents . In Supplement to the Handbook of Middle American Indians . Vol. 5 , Epigraphy . Bricker Victoria Reifler , ed. Pp. 20 – 33 . Austin : University of Texas Press...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (3-4): 831–833.
Published: 01 October 2000
... pictographic or hieroglyphic writing systems—a feature of some languages, like Nahuatl, Mixtec, and the Mayan family, which the au- thor deemphasizes. Chapter  takes up the history of this transition to alphabetic writing. Friars played a major role here, and by the end of the eighteenth century Cifuentes...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (4): 739–740.
Published: 01 October 2016
... seven chapters develop, with Farriss’s customary elegance, an argument that moves from Renaissance and Mesoamerican rhetoric to Christian discourse in Zapotec and Mixtec and then to Zapotec speech genres, with one contemporary sample. Chapter 5 reflects Farriss’s enthusiasm for Agüero and traces in...