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Published: 01 January 2018
Figure 5. Body part representation for white-tailed deer based on the number of identified specimens (NISP) showing the percentage survival rate of each element, assuming the presence of three complete deer carcasses on site. If a survival rate is equal to 100, then the recovered specimens match More
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2008) 55 (4): 509–524.
Published: 01 October 2008
...John M. Watanabe This commentary addresses issues of representation in its delegative and political as well as sign-making senses intrinsic to bottom-up histories of state power and the meanings such power precipitates. Brokers as representatives in a political sense ideally reveal the dynamics...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2013) 60 (2): 321–322.
Published: 01 April 2013
...Clyde Ellis Indigenous Dance and Dancing Indian: Contested Representation in the Global Era . By Krystal Matthew . ( Boulder : University Press of Colorado , 2012 . xxii + 315 pp., preface, acknowledgments, introduction, bibliography, index . $70.00 cloth.) Copyright 2013 by...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2015) 62 (2): 217–240.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Candace Greene A distinct form of Plains Indian historical narrative, the recounting of war deeds known as coup , was once produced through two linked forms of expression: oral recitation and pictorial representation. Many nineteenth-century examples of the visual component have survived, now...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2012) 59 (3): 597–630.
Published: 01 July 2012
... essay explores ways in which Q'enqo and other rock art sites reflect broader concepts of Inka visual representation and the construction of a cultural landscape. In what ways do rock art complexes, such as Q'enqo, materialize concepts of Inka social organization and space? The theoretical framework to...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2010) 57 (3): 363–387.
Published: 01 July 2010
... Maidu do not see themselves spatially represented despite their collective presence. By appropriating tools of representation (maps), and assimilation (allotments), the act of mapping allotments resists the attempted political and spatial erasure of unrecognized California Indians. As allotments...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 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 (1 April 2017) 64 (2): 316–317.
Published: 01 April 2017
... The Relación de Michoacán (1539–1541) and the Politics of Representation in Colonial Mexico . By Afanador-Pujol Angélica Jimena . ( Austin : University of Texas Press , 2015 . xi+300 pp., acknowledgments, introduction, notes, bibliography, index . $65 cloth, $29.95 paper.) ...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2007) 54 (3): 555–557.
Published: 01 July 2007
...Laura T. Keenan New Perspectives on Native North America: Cultures, Histories, and Representations. Edited by Sergei A. Kan and Pauline Turner Strong. (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2006. xlii + 514 pp., introduction, afterword, contributors, index. $35.00 paper.) American Society...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2008) 55 (4): 633–663.
Published: 01 October 2008
...—in relation to the photographic representation of Mayas. In the fair, backward, inefficient “Indian” Guatemala was contrasted with a modern, efficient nation. Maya “pueblos,” showcasing crafts and indigenous life, were reconstructed alongside midway rides and technology exhibits. Using a political...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2009) 56 (3): 449–477.
Published: 01 July 2009
...Jason M. Yaremko This article examines Amerindian identity and the trope of extinction through the prism of anthropological and other representations of indigenous peoples, with a particular focus on observations of peoples labeled as “Indian” or “aboriginal” in Cuba during the nineteenth and...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2012) 59 (1): 27–49.
Published: 01 January 2012
... Indian Story: A Sesquicentennial Project . Hortonville, WI : D. Zillmer Miller . Indigenous Autobiography en Abyme: Indigenous Re ections on Representational Agency in the Case of Crashing Thunder Grant Arndt, Iowa State University Abstract. This article shows that Crashing Thunder...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2000) 47 (2): 510–512.
Published: 01 April 2000
... definitions, but it gave Indians the basis for a positive self-representation. By portraying themselves as sovereign communities with unshaken cultural traditions and legal rights, concludes Harmon, they ‘‘had at last...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2003) 50 (3): 549–565.
Published: 01 July 2003
...John J. Bodinger de Uriarte This article examines representational strategies used by the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation to define and display cultural authenticity—in tribal, regional, and pan-Indian terms—in public, tourist spaces. It focuses upon the articulation of cultural identity, and...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2008) 55 (2): 251–285.
Published: 01 April 2008
...Amos Megged A close study of Metepec's tale of remembrance brings to light distinct and unique representations of significant episodes and social and political circumstances in its pre-Cortesian past, as well as in the early colonial period. These divergent representations were created by closed...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2009) 56 (1): 1–34.
Published: 01 January 2009
...Amy M. Ware This brief examination of the early-twentieth-century United States expands academic interpretations of ethnic performance in the popular realm. The case of Will Rogers—Cherokee entertainer, writer, and political pundit—is particularly useful in understanding the representational...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2009) 56 (1): 163–185.
Published: 01 January 2009
... of place-names. This article argues that the practice demonstrates a form of cartographic imagination that is based on a different theorization of the relationship between space and time. Contrasting the formal technology of cartography with the Palikur performative representations of...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2010) 57 (1): 175–182.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Margaret Bender Graphic representation is linked to meaning at a number of levels, among them those of orthographic system, text, and individual character. This essay explores the range of possible meanings of “the graphic” at these different levels, particularly in terms of political economy...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2019) 66 (1): 145–162.
Published: 01 January 2019
..., for example, steadily increases until the most recent decade, while coauthorship shows steady growth in raw numbers, but still represents a varying percentage with each decade. The North American region composes the majority of regional representation since the beginning, but Latin American regional...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2003) 50 (3): 473–487.
Published: 01 July 2003
... become increasingly popular. This essay examines the progressive commodification of culture now occurring in these representations and analyzes their popularity among foreign and South African tourists. American Society for Ethnohistory 2003 Adams, Kathleen M. 1995 Making-up the Toraja? The...