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Published: 01 April 2021
Figure 7. Pre-/postconquest transcription segmentation (lemma). Figure 7. Pre-/postconquest transcription segmentation (lemma). More
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (2): 346–348.
Published: 01 April 2011
...Camilla Townsend Script and Glyph: Pre-Hispanic History, Colonial Bookmaking, and the Historia Tolteca-Chichimeca . By Leibsohn Dana . ( Washington, DC : Dunbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection , 2009 . xv + 199 pp., preface, introduction, figures, plates, bibliography, index...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (1): 211–212.
Published: 01 January 2019
...Diana DiPaolo Loren Dressing the Part: Power, Dress, Gender, and Representation in the Pre-Columbian Americas . Edited by Sarahh E. M. Scher and Billie J. A. Follensbee . ( Gainesville : University Press of Florida , 2017 . xxii+497 pp., introduction, maps, index. $125.00...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (4): 689–719.
Published: 01 October 2019
... insights into beliefs and rituals associated with childbirth and midwifery among prehispanic Maya populations. A review of colonial-period Nahuatl sources provides a comparative perspective for framing the Maya data within the broader context of pre-Conquest Mesoamerica. Despite the events that have...
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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (1): 97–126.
Published: 01 January 2020
...Harvey M. Bricker; Victoria R. Bricker Abstract An examination of several historical texts in the Maya codices reveals that droughts were a significant concern to the pre-Columbian Maya that ultimately resulted in the collapse of their civilization. The effects of such droughts mentioned in those...
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Ethnohistory (2021) 68 (4): 561–562.
Published: 01 October 2021
... essentially written a two-part book. The first part reviews the Pre-Columbian evidence, including materials culled from archeological studies and Spanish and Maya documents produced before and during the colonial period. Here, Christenson synthesizes the materials about Mayas’ world renewal, providing...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (3): 427–428.
Published: 01 July 2017
.... That describes a small set of cultures, to be sure, but it also delineates a not-insignificant problem to be solved. The section on pre-Inka wak’as highlights the difficulties in pursuing such a complex ontological concept when texts do not exist. Of the three essays dealing with the subject, only the one...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (2): 421–428.
Published: 01 April 2004
...Patricia A. McAnany American Society for Ethnohistory 2004 From Naked-Eye Astronomy to Races of Maize: Cultural Entanglements in Pre-Columbian Civilizations Patricia A. McAnany, Boston University Star Gods of the Maya: Astronomy in Art, Folklore, and Calendars. By Susan Milbrath...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (4): 811–816.
Published: 01 October 2004
...: Social Categories, Metaphors, and Narrative Identities on the U.S.-Mexican Frontier . Austin: University of Texas Press. Weed, Elizabeth, and Naomi Schor 1997 Feminism Meets Queer Theory . Bloomington: Indiana University Press. Featured Reviews Gender in Pre-Hispanic America. Edited...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (2): 380–382.
Published: 01 April 2014
...Jessica Joyce Christie Lightning in the Andes and Mesoamerica: Pre-Columbian, Colonial, and Contemporary Perspectives . By Staller John E. and Stross Brian . ( New York : Oxford University Press , 2013 . ix + 259 pp., preface, introduction, illustrations, references, index...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (1): 125–128.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Sarahh Scher A History of the Khipu. By Brokaw Galen . ( Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2010 . xvi + 300 pp., preface, introduction, bibliography, index . $95.00 cloth.) Their Way of Writing: Scripts, Signs, and Pictographies in Pre-Columbian America. Edited by Boone...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (2): 336–338.
Published: 01 April 2009
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (2): 340–342.
Published: 01 April 2009
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (3): 579–580.
Published: 01 July 2016
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (4): 543–544.
Published: 01 October 2017
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (2): 419–421.
Published: 01 April 2012
..., ultimately di³erences in how labor was gendered and religious dissimilarity, among other factors, pre- cluded peaceful coexistence. However, Romero might have bene—ted by more open discussion of Kathleen Brown’s in›uential “Anglo-Indian gen- der frontier” thesis (which he references...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (3): 497–523.
Published: 01 July 2014
... inhabitants’ tendency to use state courts varied in practice.52 This indicates that “harmony ideology” might be pre- served as a useful concept if we think of it less as a cultural discourse exclu- sive to colonial or indigenous settings and more as a practice in which people—including inhabitants...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (1): 145–167.
Published: 01 January 2015
...: the Clifton-­Choctaws, Jena Choctaws, and Tunica-­Biloxis.9 According to Sarah H. Hill, “Every basket is a piece of woven history.”10 In the case of the Coushattas, women’s baskets repre- sent “a long continuum back to pre-immigration­ days.”11 Before establish- ing their current community near Bayou...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (1): 69–121.
Published: 01 January 2002
... to Pre-Columbian California? Were the Native Californians, their habitats, and their material cultures that were observed by members of the Portolá expedition in 1769 and 1770 an accurate reflection of the cultural...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (4): 709–739.
Published: 01 October 2010
...Timothy W. Knowlton; Gabrielle Vail During his visit to Nojpeten in 1696, Fray Andrés de Avendaño reported observing the Itzá Maya worshipping a stone column called yax cheel cab (the first tree of the world). Though claiming to recognize the yax cheel cab from depictions in pre-Hispanic Maya...