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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (1): 49–70.
Published: 01 January 2019
...Thomas Grillot Abstract The Standing Rock of North Dakota is not merely the namesake for an agency and a Sioux tribe. Its monumentalization as well as the publication of the legend associated with it point to the web of interactions between Indians (Lakotas, Dakotas, and Arikaras) and non-Indians...
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Ethnohistory (2006) 53 (2): 393–398.
Published: 01 April 2006
... of the Indigenous Caribbean. Proceedings of the British Academy 81 : 37 -66. Missing the Point and an Illuminating Example: A Response to Keegan’s Comments L. Antonio Curet, Field Museum of Natural History [The Mirror of Erised] shows us nothing more or less than the deepest, most...
Published: 01 July 2019
Figure 2. Map of Navajo Nation and Intermountain Students’ points of origin. Places of origin compiled from class photo descriptions in the Intermountain Indian School Yearbook, Class of 1956 . Intermountain Indian School Collection, Special Collections, Merrill-Cazier Library, Utah State More
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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (2): 319–320.
Published: 01 April 2020
... of England; if anything, Charles II conned him with empty promises of support and protection. But while Swindler Sachem does not quite live up to its title, it nonetheless delivers an impressively researched and vividly written story of seventeenth-century New England and England, told from the point...
Published: 01 July 2018
Figure 1. Map of the Cumberland Plain illustrating the major waterways and places Goggey travelled. “X” marks Voyager Point More
Published: 01 April 2019
Figure 4. More than five hundred manuscripts report locations of autonomous Indigenous agents, yet each present-day archival city exhibits a limited territorial vantage point concentrated on colonial settlements. More
Published: 01 January 2020
Figure 3. The fourth picture and caption in the Mars table on page 45b of the Dresden Codex. The arrow points to the kin-tun-haabil collocation. After Villacorta C. and Villacorta ( 1976 : 100). Courtesy of Jorge Luis Villacorta. More
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (1-2): 237–256.
Published: 01 April 2001
...Andrew Walsh This article discusses different understandings of the origins of a ritual associated with the Antankaraña polity of northern Madagascar. If we are to understand how history is “made” differently at different points in time, we must consider the interrelatedness of historical...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (1): 141–162.
Published: 01 January 2012
... and its linkage to wider social changes in the region brought about by Protestant evangelization and international economic interests. Our ethnographic analysis points to the maintenance of extended family linkages between Kichwa and Waorani in the Curaray River region as nodal relationships...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (1): 81–109.
Published: 01 January 2005
...Debra McDougall Outside agencies working in the Solomon Islands—whether a postwar land commission or a late-twentieth-century global environmental organization—have consistently called for the clarification of property rights as the necessary starting point for any form of economic development...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (1): 171–204.
Published: 01 January 2000
... been pointed out to me in Pairundu (Southern Highlands Province) and how they were looked upon five years later. Surprisingly, subsequent fieldwork in Koimumu(West New Britain Province) showed that apocalyptic narratives seemed to be absent. Analyzing the ethnographic data, I will start...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (3): 433–472.
Published: 01 July 2001
... to disestablish a Huron reserve and forcibly enfranchise its population, thereby unilaterally abolishing their Amerindian status. Barbeau's Huron-Wyandot ethnography illustrates, this essay concludes, how anthropology became a point of intercultural contact and conflict and a component of aboriginal-white...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (1): 117–133.
Published: 01 January 2010
..., literary critics, or others). Using indigenous American media such as the Andean khipu, Moche fine-line painting, and Mesoamerican iconography as a starting and ending point, it proposes a dialogic model of literacy and subsequently a dialogic model of media that constitutes a revision of the traditional...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (2): 225–262.
Published: 01 April 2010
... the demographic parameters of life at Santa Catalina as well as the ethnolinguistic composition of the mission's indigenous population. This analysis points to two important patterns that likely had implications for the persistence of native identity at the mission. First, the mission's native population does...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (4): 673–687.
Published: 01 October 2005
... vehicle of women's ritual power, used as the basis for magical potions to cast supernatural illness, in sexual witchcraft practices, and even, at times, as a flash point for women's disorderly behavior in public settings. The gendered associations of chocolate with ritual power and disorder in Guatemala...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (4): 689–726.
Published: 01 October 2005
... the Amerindian point of view, this discourse involved ideas about the regeneration of society achieved through exchange, a model of creation that became especially relevant when confronting the European invasion. By relating the accounts to this wider context, the analysis provides a more thorough understanding...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (1): 1–43.
Published: 01 January 2004
... into victims awaiting British stewardship. This article portrays those O'Neill met on the plateau as more complex historical subjects who brought to the encounter their own fears, aspirations, and strategic agendas. Whereas the writings of the Subaltern Studies Group provide the author with a useful point...
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Ethnohistory (2003) 50 (4): 611–642.
Published: 01 October 2003
.../county as a governmental strategy of the Mexican state, and the ethnographic and historical study of the 1980s' crises in Yucatán. The case study contributes to Yucatec studies by pointing attention away from the political-economic core of Mérida, the usual institutions (church,hacienda, and highly...
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Ethnohistory (2007) 54 (2): 245–272.
Published: 01 April 2007
...Catherine Julien Anthropological understandings of past relations between peoples in the interior of South America have been constructed from limited readings of the historical sources. A case in point: the linkage of a hypothesis about the westward migration of Guaraní speakers in search...
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Ethnohistory (2007) 54 (4): 639–668.
Published: 01 October 2007
... point. This overly determined perspective obscures the extent to which native social formations in the Great Lakes and western interior operated and evolved independent of their relationships to the empires of the Atlantic world. It concludes that, from an alternative indigenous framework, European...