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Published: 01 January 2018
Figure 3. Close-up of the main features at Réaume’s Leaf River Post with the proposed interpretation of the location of buildings More
Published: 01 April 2019
Figure 2. Chapter 1 featuring topati owned by Tom Sayach’apis, which he might have used in a thluuch-ha (proposal ceremony). Drawing by Douglas Thomas, annotation by Alex Thomas, 1916. Courtesy of the American Philosophical Society, Mss.497.3. B63.c. More
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (4): 613–654.
Published: 01 October 2001
... tendencies in Mien household dynamics, but each makes a case for Mien society. This restudy proposes that the dynamics of the 1960s were largely specific to engagements with the regional political economy and a reworking of social relations, which led to the prominence of the household in social life...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (4): 655–687.
Published: 01 October 2001
...David Jenkins The purpose of this article is to show how three centrality measures—degree centrality, closeness centrality, and betweenness centrality—can advance the analysis of the Inka road network. It proposes that the Inka built storage facilities and/or administrative centers at regions...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (3): 393–415.
Published: 01 July 2008
... of the archaic culture of Puerto Rico and contrast them against the archaeological data generated thus far, which tend to indicate a much more complex scenario than that originally proposed. American Society for Ethnohistory 2008 Alegría, Ricardo E. 1955 La tradición cultural arcaica antillana...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (1): 163–185.
Published: 01 January 2009
... of representational memory of space (such as the listing of landmarks on routes) and “story tracks” as performances of orientation that accompany the telling of stories about journeys, or along them. Proposing that both modes of memory are important in everyday life, we argue that the story track constitutes...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (3): 395–421.
Published: 01 July 2009
... of Indian agents, and diaries of emigrants, explorers, trappers, and other travelers and setting them against the received ethnographic images of the Shoshone, particularly the image of family-scale organization presented by Julian Steward, tests the validity of those images. I propose rethinking the neo...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (3): 467–495.
Published: 01 July 2014
.... However, this position has been questioned in recent years, and many problems with the concept have been brought to light. This article presents the history of the concept and discusses three recent studies that have proposed new ways to approach the problem. It ends by presenting the implications...
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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 (2016) 63 (3): 459–467.
Published: 01 July 2016
... lack of negative narratives elicited during my fieldwork in British Columbia from the 1980s to the first decade of the 2000s. It explores various forms of social memory, proposing the notion of an “emotional archive” that contains nonnarrative memory traces. It also critiques the official discourse...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (2): 361–384.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Pablo Miguel Sierra Silva This article explores the life of an elite Afro-indigenous couple in the city of Puebla de los Ángeles during the seventeenth century. Through the study of a freedman, Felipe Monsón y Mojica, and his indigenous wife, Juana María de la Cruz, I propose a new approach...
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Ethnohistory (2003) 50 (1): 191–220.
Published: 01 January 2003
... as haciendas in documentary sources, the estates demonstrate an architectural poverty that casts doubt on their ability to generate profits and their role in the transition to a market economy. This article proposes that architectural investment in rural areas may signal changes in entrepreneurial strategies...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (4): 789–820.
Published: 01 October 2002
... propose that British dependency was a critical element in the dynamics of power between the two groups and has implications for other early encounters as well. American Society for Ethnohistory 2002 Anderson, Benedict 1983 Imagined Communities . London: Verso. Berton, Pierre 1988...
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Ethnohistory (2021) 68 (2): 167–190.
Published: 01 April 2021
... in that year. The address proposed that the apocalypse had already occurred in the sixteenth century, when the Maya and many other Indigenous groups of the Americas were devastated by diseases brought by European immigrants. The author examined how the destruction was documented in Spanish surveys called...
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Ethnohistory (2021) 68 (2): 311–341.
Published: 01 April 2021
... conquest are revisited and corroborated to this effect. A corpus-based study of khipu transcriptions offers a promising inroad to negotiating the highly mediated conditions of their original creation while expanding the study of khipus in the early colonial Andes. The aggregative methodology is proposed...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (4): 671–679.
Published: 01 October 2014
... with each site, the essay proposes that “sites of memory” require for their meaning interactions with people through bodily experiences based on movement, sight, and touch—a sensory experience that activates memory formation. Finally, the essay reflects the author's attempt to consider the violence...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (2): 195–216.
Published: 01 April 2015
... the currency system and thereby fueled political conflicts among the West India Company, colonists, and Native Americans. By analyzing different strategies to deal with this situation, the article proposes that the contradictions could not be resolved, as their cause—economic liberalization—was irreversible...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (4): 721–747.
Published: 01 October 2013
... the timing and nature of ethnic transformation among these populations, arguing that the key shift to a generic ladino identity occurred later than previously proposed. They also suggest the need for greater attention to the role of state formation in ethnic change, as the casta population described here...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (4): 497–527.
Published: 01 October 2017
... material culture, on its Italian reception, and on its contribution to the formation of an early modern corpus of ethnographic knowledge. Herein I provide an analysis of the text, revealing its connections to other sixteenth-century texts and proposing hypotheses on its date and place of publication...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (3): 465–487.
Published: 01 July 2019
...Kelly S. McDonough Abstract This essay applies the analytic category of technologies proposed by historian Marcy Norton as complex systems of knowledges, practices, and products generated in specific social contexts to a study of the sixteenth-century bureaucratic surveys known as the Relaciones...
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