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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (3): 651–674.
Published: 01 July 2015
... that made alphabetic writing a productive part of the project of reducción also made it impossible to control once introduced among the Maya. Alphabetic Literacy and Colonial Process in Yucatán William F. Hanks, University of California, Berkeley Abstract. The article outlines the formation...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (3): 611–649.
Published: 01 July 2002
...David Cahill The article analyzes a religious procession held in the city of Cuzco in 1692. It was remarkable for its Incaic symbolism, for the presence of representatives of all the lineage groups of the colonial Inca nobility, and for the insight it provides into the composition of, and tensions...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (3): 500–501.
Published: 01 July 2010
... Nations. Struggling against centuries of oppression, indige- Book Reviews 473 nous peoples have maintained cultural continuity while pursuing commu- nity development. Women play important roles in this process, yet their voices are often...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (3): 569–596.
Published: 01 July 2012
... Tekanto: A Maya Town in Colonial Yucatan . Middle American Research Institute pub. 67 . New Orleans : Tulane University . Three Families: Genealogies and Processes among the Sixteenth- Century Kaqchikel Maya Robert M. Hill II, Tulane University Abstract. The new political oŒces...
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Published: 01 July 2018
Figure 1. 1587 Procession route of the image of Our Lady of Chiquinquirá. Map by Scotti Norman More
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (3): 549–574.
Published: 01 July 2014
...Simone Athayde; Marianne Schmink Indigenous peoples have been active players in the process of securing land rights and conserving about 21 percent of the Brazilian Amazon. In this article, we examine advances and contradictions in the process of “adaptive resistance” by Amazonian indigenous...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (3): 349–371.
Published: 01 July 2018
... also took place. This article examines the Wabash River valley trade and shows how two Indian villages, Kethtippecanuck and Miamitown, dominated the exchange process. Economics and sociability were intertwined in this flourishing region. Trade took place between friends and relatives, defined...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (1): 109–139.
Published: 01 January 2012
... assumptions about military hierarchy transcended cultural boundaries, permitting diplomatic exchange and political integration. Drawing on archival military and missionary records, the article illustrates the process by which European and indigenous political units were first rendered mutually intelligible...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (1): 47–80.
Published: 01 January 2005
... at key historical moments so as to give a mythicmagical quality to the transformative processes of government, mission, and commerce. Many of the cult's new important spirit beings are extensions of the cult leader Dakoa, whose personhood embodies a history and provides a model for a new, pacified...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (4): 739–764.
Published: 01 October 2012
... demonstrates the diffusion of Nahuatl as a dominant language in central Mexico. Similarly, comparing this process to what Solange Alberro has described for the acculturation of criollos , this article suggests that the use of Nahuatl among Spaniards represents part of the process of the “Indianization...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (2): 369–397.
Published: 01 April 2000
... surveillance that was at odds with themotives of the planter class.These changes occurred within the spatial parameters established by the planter, yet they re.ect dynamic and creative social processes that resulted in the emergence of an African Jamaican community. American Society for Ethnohistory 2000...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (3-4): 535–559.
Published: 01 October 2000
...(sixteenth-century) and late (eighteenth-century) chronicles, the article develops a critical analysis of the current anthropological knowledge of the area, especially in relation to the process of “retribalization”of Carib groups. The essay offers an alternative approach that focuses on this sociopolitical...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (3-4): 581–609.
Published: 01 October 2000
...Rafael A. Gassón This article examines the evolution of quirípa, a primitive valuable from the Orinoco Basin, from a world-systems perspective. This process must be understood as a result of the economic and symbolic uses given to beads by different social actors based on their ethnic...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (3-4): 611–634.
Published: 01 October 2000
... by Aripaeño forebears. This essay examines their journey to freedom, which involved historical processes of ethnogenesis within a diverse and complex ecological and cultural scenario presented by the Guianas during the eighteenth century. American Society for Ethnohistory 2000 Acosta Saignes, Miguel...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (3-4): 669–704.
Published: 01 October 2000
... of the sixteenth century. Also explored are the responses of the indigenous societies in their process of change into what are now known as criollo peasant communities. The article's conclusion is that this cultural transformation has not yet ended. American Society for Ethnohistory 2000 Acosta Saignes...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (3-4): 705–729.
Published: 01 October 2000
...Franz Scaramelli; Kay Tarble Transformations in Mapoyo burial practice since the eighteenth century are documented in archaeological, ethnographic, and historical evidence and correlated to the ongoing process of contact. In this article we discuss the postcontact history of the Mapoyo...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (1-2): 157–170.
Published: 01 April 2001
... the ancestors. Today, fishing intensification and destructive capture techniques threaten to unbalance the Vezo world. Nevertheless, the process of forming a Vezo ethnic group is ongoing and merits multidisciplinary research. American Society for Ethnohistory 2001 Ader, R. L. 1969 Esquisse d'une...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (1-2): 205–236.
Published: 01 April 2001
... through town in military formation. This procession's historical antecedents are extraordinarily complex, where current stagings of independent state power rely heavily on hybridized forms drawn from competing hegemonic orders that span the precolonial to postcolonial eras. In Ambanja disjunction...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (3): 381–401.
Published: 01 July 2001
...Suzanne Oakdale This article explores a mode of historical consciousness constructed through mortuary rituals among a Brazilian Amazonian people. Paradoxically,the process of forgetting is argued to be crucial for this type of historical consciousness. The dual focus on historical consciousness...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (3): 433–472.
Published: 01 July 2001
...Andrew Nurse This essay examines Marius Barbeau's early-twentieth-century Huron-Wyandot ethnography as a case study in the history of Canadian anthropology and in Canadian cultural history. It examines how Barbeau's ethnographic research became part of a broader, inherently political process...