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Ethnohistory (1 April 2009) 56 (2): 340–342.
Published: 01 April 2009
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2010) 57 (3): 415–444.
Published: 01 July 2010
...Jonathan Truitt Using Spanish- and Nahuatl-language sources, this article examines the interaction of Nahua women in Mexico City with the Catholic Church. By examining Nahua women's role in colonial Christianity—their religiosity (as admired by European and indigenous chroniclers), responsibilities...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2003) 50 (2): 349–400.
Published: 01 April 2003
... competing “titles,”ostensibly written in the 1520s, to Spanish authorities in the 1690s. The titles present each community's account of the Spanish Conquest of Oaxaca and subsequent colonial events. We consider how the documents shed light on Mixtec and Nahua ethnic identity and historical memory in the...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2004) 51 (1): 203–205.
Published: 01 January 2004
..., glossary, notes, bibliography, index, illustra- tions, maps. $45.00 cloth, $19.95 paper.) Transcending Conquest: Nahua Views of Spanish Colonial Mexico. By Stephanie Wood. (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2003. xii + 212 pp., preface, notes, bibliography, index, illustrations, map. $34.95 cloth...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2012) 59 (1): 205–207.
Published: 01 January 2012
...David Tavárez Nahuatl Theater. Volume 4, Nahua Christianity in Performance . Edited by Sell Barry D. Burkhart Louise M. . ( Norman : University of Oklahoma Press , 2009 . xvi + 405 pp., preface, acknowledgments, references, index . $ 49.95 cloth.) Copyright 2012 by American...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2011) 58 (4): 743–746.
Published: 01 October 2011
..., bibliography, index . $65.00 cloth.) Indigenous Miracles: Nahua Authority in Colonial Mexico . By Osowski Edward W. . ( Tucson : University of Arizona Press , 2010 . ix + 260 pp., illustrations, acknowledgments, map, introduction, appendix, notes, glossary, bibliography, index . $50.00...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2018) 65 (3): 441–463.
Published: 01 July 2018
...Edward Anthony Polanco Abstract Since the sixteenth century, Central Mexican tiçiyotl (Nahua healing knowledge) has been portrayed as a male-dominated system akin to Western medicine. This has made Nahua women invisible in broader discussions of tiçiyotl. Though the historiography acknowledges that...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2006) 53 (4): 786–787.
Published: 01 October 2006
...David Tavárez Nahuatl Theater. Volume 1, Death and Life in Colonial Nahua Mexico. Edited and translated by Barry D. Sell and Louise M. Burkhart. Foreword by Miguel Léon-Portilla. (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2004. xxviii + 337 pp., foreword, preface, acknowledgments, appendixes...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2001) 48 (4): 745–747.
Published: 01 October 2001
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2013) 60 (4): 786–787.
Published: 01 October 2013
...John F. Schwaller The Flower and the Scorpion: Sexuality and Ritual in Early Nahua Culture. By Sigal Pete . ( Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2011 . xvi + 361 pp., preface, illustrations, appendix, abbreviations, notes, bibliography, index . $94.95 cloth, $25.95 paper...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2018) 65 (4): 688–689.
Published: 01 October 2018
...Edward W. Osowski The Aztecs at Independence: Nahua Culture Makers in Central Mexico, 1799–1832 . By Miriam Melton-Villanueva . ( Tucson : University of Arizona Press , 2016 . xxii+249 pp., introduction, maps, tables, epilogue, appendixes, glossary, bibliography, index . $55.00...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2016) 63 (4): 697–720.
Published: 01 October 2016
...Peter B. Villella Abstract This article builds on recent scholarship emphasizing native contributions to Spanish American legal and political cultures to consider how Nahua leaders in early colonial Mexico influenced the construction of imperial policy vis-à-vis indigenous patrimonial lands. By...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2014) 61 (2): 301–327.
Published: 01 April 2014
... Colonial Puebla, Mexico: Descent, Inheritance, and the Nahua Tradition.” American Anthropologist 102 , no. 3 : 485 – 502 . Diccionario de autoridades 2001 3 vols . Madrid : Editorial Gredos . Doesburg Sebastián van 2001a Códices cuicatecos: Porfirio Díaz y Fernández Leal...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2014) 61 (1): 149–179.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Justyna Olko This article examines several key gestures and postures documented in the early postconquest Nahua world: the eating of earth, squatting and kneeling, prostration, bowing, and finger pointing. Combining distinct genres of sources, ranging from linguistic evidence to iconographic data...
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Published: 01 October 2016
Figure 1. Nahua altepeme and disputed lands in central Mexico, 1530s. Map drawn by the author. Figure 1. Nahua altepeme and disputed lands in central Mexico, 1530s. Map drawn by the author. More
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2018) 65 (4): 692–693.
Published: 01 October 2018
...William F. Connell Annals of Native America: How the Nahuas of Colonial Mexico Kept Their History Alive . By Camilla Townsend . ( New York : Oxford University Press , 2016 . ix+318 pp., acknowledgments, glossary, introduction, appendixes, notes, bibliography, and index . $35.00 cloth...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2010) 57 (1): 51–72.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Kevin Terraciano A sixteenth-century manuscript known as the Florentine Codex is an outstanding example of graphic pluralism in early colonial Mexico. The codex consists of twelve books on many aspects of Nahua culture and language, presented in parallel columns of Nahuatl- and Castilian-language...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2012) 59 (3): 541–568.
Published: 01 July 2012
...Richard Conway Canoes played a vital part in supporting the distinctive aquatic societies that Nahuas had fashioned from Lakes Xochimilco and Chalco in central Mexico. Residents there had long relied on waterborne transportation to maintain a wide range of enterprises. The lakes facilitated the...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2012) 59 (4): 765–783.
Published: 01 October 2012
...' Nahua allies. Those written in Classical Nahuatl were generally produced in areas of significant Nahua and/or Spanish colonization. We conclude that Nahuatl in colonial Central America was significantly impacted by indigenous Pipil. As a vehicular language, Pipil was as useful as the central Mexican...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2009) 56 (4): 625–650.
Published: 01 October 2009
...Camilla Townsend This article argues that if we are to make progress in understanding pre-conquest notions of history among the Nahuas, we must study the earliest alphabetic annals at least as seriously as we have studied the pictorials, including not only those treating the pre-conquest period...