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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (2): 237–271.
Published: 01 April 2016
... for Comanche trade with Europeans. Copyright 2016 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2016 Comanches plant use trade high-protein diet prestige goods Recent scholarship has demonstrated the value and necessity of understanding Native American histories within a framework informed by past...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (2): 277–299.
Published: 01 April 2014
... the liquid substance to review and annotate maps to fit legal protocols. Combining a sample of maps from Oaxaca with botanical histories, chronicles, and orthographic treatises, this article traces the use of ingredients such as rocks, plants, liquids, roots, and soil as they made their way from the physical...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (4): 749–751.
Published: 01 October 2016
... in Spanish or Rarámuri, so looking up plants in English is difficult. Extensive and detailed accounts of plant use stem from his own experience, along with descriptions taken from classic older works familiar to Tarahumara scholars. Again, recent published work is neglected, such as Felice S. Wyndham’s...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (2): 263–284.
Published: 01 April 2015
... enjoy pristine health. Reviews of medici- nal plants used by the Five Tribes, however, reveal that natives were felled by a variety of diseases, parasites, and wounds. Consumption of alcohol, acquired through the fur trade, also began to take a toll in the seventeenth century.4 Romans noticed...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (3-4): 825–827.
Published: 01 October 2000
... region and lists species used in particular healing contexts, as well as plants useful in basketry and the native uses of animal products. Musical styles are discussed by region and group, and several songs ranging from sacred to secular from different tribes are included. Also discussed is the Stick...
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Ethnohistory (2021) 68 (3): 407–427.
Published: 01 July 2021
... for planting: “In 1931 when the hard times struck everybody and that’s the time most of us know what hard times was because there was no work to be got and most of us didn’t have no place to plant our garden as most of us Oneidas were renting at that time.” 10 In talking about the loss of land, he discussed...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (3): 465–487.
Published: 01 July 2019
... cultivated, sold, or used in that land”) (Acuña 1986a : 113). Through place-names, Spaniards could gather data on exploitable resources and map them. The toponyms in de Ledesma’s district, for example, suggest water in Acuitlalpan (behind the river), wood in Quauhtocayan (where trees are planted), possible...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (3): 393–415.
Published: 01 July 2008
... yacimiento Arcaico La Tembladera en Morovis, Puerto Rico . MA thesis, Centro de Estudios Avanzados de Puerto Rico y el Caribe, San Juan. Mártir de Anglería, Pedro 1944 Décadas del Nuevo Mundo . Buenos Aires: Libre. Newsom, Lee 1993 Native West Indian Plant Use . PhD diss., University...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (1): 1–28.
Published: 01 January 2008
.... Kr.—400 e. Kr. Acta Archaeologica Universitatis Umensis 7 . Umeå. Bergman, I., L. Östlund, and O. Zackrisson 2004 The Use of Plants as Regular Food in Ancient Subarctic Economies: A Case Study Based on Sami Use of Scots Pine Innerbark. Arctic Anthropology 41.1 : 1 –13. Bourdieu, P...
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (1): 1–35.
Published: 01 January 2011
... to them should make us very sorry that the ministers of the Gospel have not taken advantage of such a fine opportunity to plant the Catholic faith among them. . . . Along with instruction in the principles of the true religion, they could have inspired the Indians with other ideas...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (4): 651–667.
Published: 01 October 2009
... including wild plants used for food and medicine, planted and harvested her own gardens, baited local streams for fish and turtles, raised domes- tic animals, and gathered local vegetation for baskets and brooms. Subsis- tence strategies she employed included seasonal relocations to summer and winter...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (1-2): 31–86.
Published: 01 April 2001
... with a long account of the alimentary, medicinal, and other uses of the animals and plants in the area around the ill-fated Fort Dauphin in southeastern Mada- 6326 Ethnohistory 48:1/2 / sheet 42 of 384 gascar. If the Malagasy around Fort Dauphin had...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (1-2): 87–121.
Published: 01 April 2001
... pastoralists, whom I call ‘‘cactus pastoralists’’ because of the strong connection between cactus and pastoralism, this plant was important politically and economically. These pastoralists used—and they continue nowadays to use...
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Ethnohistory (2003) 50 (4): 742–745.
Published: 01 October 2003
... Hernández ran afoul with authorities in both New Spain and Spain for 6999 ETHNOHISTORY / 50:4 / sheet 162 of his respect for Mexican culture, his sensibilities remain true to his own culture. Hernández uses Nahuatl names for plants, much to the conster...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (1-2): 309–318.
Published: 01 April 2001
... humans use trees, bodies, blood, and other natural phenomena as metaphors for different aspects of cul- tural and social life. As part of her article she reflects on what a distinc- tive Malagasy plant, the Traveler’s Palm...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (1): 29–46.
Published: 01 January 2005
...Martha Kaplan Arguing for historicity in the study of globalization, this article juxtaposes an account of the 2000 takeover of the Fiji water bottling plant with an account of post-coups Fiji government proposals to spend national revenues (Fiji citizens' taxes) to purchase shares to be owned...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (1): 123–147.
Published: 01 January 2014
... decreased in the last two years, and NRD staff have begun to reconsider the use of herbicides on prairies in favor of brush hogging (clearing by mowing). While brush hogging would inevi- tably cut back some culturally significant prairie plants, NRD staff have dis- cussed reserving areas of important...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (2): 183–199.
Published: 01 April 2010
...) to more structured community and 4-H school garden pro- grams. In some communities, the ANS schoolteachers would use gardening to supplement their science curriculum, and whatever starts were grown in class were then planted in either a family or community patch.28 In general, 188...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (2): 399–422.
Published: 01 April 2000
... are names for domesticated and semidomesticated plants (Balée and Moore 1991,1994). It is more problematic to reconstruct uses of wild species with- out linguistic evidence, because such uses, if the same between disparate groups...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (1-2): 3–11.
Published: 01 April 2001
... article moves us out of the realm of political plants and trees toward the politics of bones. He lays the groundwork for reading mortuary ritual in the precolonial central kingdom of Imerina as an arena of mainly internal...