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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (1): 1–25.
Published: 01 January 2012
.... 1987 The Responses of American Indian Children to Presbyterian Missionary Schooling in the Nineteenth Century: An Analysis through Missionary Sources . History of Education Quarterly 27 : 473 – 97 . 1992 The Credibility of American Indian Autobiographical Accounts of Schooling . Irish...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (4): 497–527.
Published: 01 October 2017
... for its creators fruitfully intersected with the growing corpus of early modern ethnographic textual records from the New World. Sources like the Descrittione are key pieces of information showing how artifacts and words form the New World converged in building early modern ethnographic knowledge, one...
Published: 01 October 2018
Figure 3. A Botocudo family on a journey. Source: Wied-Neuwied 1820 . Courtesy of the John Carter Brown Library at Brown University More
Published: 01 April 2020
Figure 3. San Lorenzo and San Francisco memoria ocholoque (those who fled). Source: AGN, Ramo Jesuitas, vol. III-2, fol. 87v. More
Published: 01 April 2020
Figure 5. A sample sheet from the census of Tlaxilacalli Ocotitlan. Source: AGN, Ramo Jesuitas, vol. III-2, fol. 27r. More
Published: 01 July 2020
Figure 1. Chalchiuhtotolin (“Jade Turkey”). Codex Borbonicus, pg. 17 (detail). Source: Bibliothèque de l’Assemblée nationale. More
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (4): 756–758.
Published: 01 October 2001
.... The central questions underlying his examination are: ‘‘Which traditions are indeed ‘authentic,’ and who may make this judgement (25). Aware of the various types of sources, Bucko evaluates texts in terms of the ‘‘legitimacy of each...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (3): 645–648.
Published: 01 July 2004
...Herbert D. G. Maschner American Society for Ethnohistory 2004 Russian Sources on Aboriginal Alaska Herbert D. G. Maschner, Idaho State University Grewingk’s Geology of Alaska and the Northwest Coast of America: Con- tributions toward Knowledge of the Orographic and Geognostic...
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Ethnohistory (2006) 53 (3): 479–505.
Published: 01 July 2006
...Paul Shankman In the Mead-Freeman controversy, Derek Freeman argued that historical sources support his view that the traditional values of the Samoan system of institutionalized virginity (or taupou system) were preserved and reinforced throughout the colonial era. A closer examination of two...
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Ethnohistory (2003) 50 (4): 643–669.
Published: 01 October 2003
..., this study also uncovers key moments in the lives of the rebels. These two sources—Indian testimony and mission registers—help to suggest the rebellion's diverse origins: the mission Indians' anger at the Spaniards for the suppression of their ceremonies and the frustration among some Gabrielinos...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (2): 301–327.
Published: 01 April 2014
..., Instituto Nacional de Antropología e Historia . 1975 A Census of Native Middle American Pictorial Manuscripts . In collaboration with Robertson Donald . In Handbook of Middle American Indians . Vol. 14 , Guide to Ethnohistorical Sources , Cline Howard F. , ed. Pp. 81 – 280 . Austin...
Published: 01 July 2023
Figure 4. Map of Michi Saagiig Spaces of the Bay of Quinte, by Francine Berish. Sources: DMTI CanMap Major and Minor Water Regions (2014); Anishinaabe place-names courtesy of Alan Ojiig Corbiere. More
Published: 01 July 2023
Figure 2. Map of Crawford Purchase, 9 October 1783, by Francine Berish. Sources: DMTI CanMap Major and Minor Water Regions, 2014; place-names from Settlement at 100K geospatial dataset, Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources, 1997. More
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (4): 689–719.
Published: 01 October 2019
...Gabrielle Vail Abstract This article focuses on female-gendered activities in Mesoamerican culture and reveals a strong link between conception, pregnancy, and childbirth on the one hand and weaving and other activities that produce cloth on the other. Supporting evidence from sources...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (4): 589–624.
Published: 01 October 2009
..., and Michaelsen 1994; Milliken 1995; Sandos 1991, 1998, 2004). The ecological hypothesis is one of many explanations offered. Advocates of this hypothesis maintain that environmental push factors such as drought, depletion of native food sources by the grazing of livestock, and environmental changes induced...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (4): 709–739.
Published: 01 October 2010
... codices, Avendaño notes that the Itzá “want it to be understood that they give homage to it because this is the tree of whose fruit our first father Adam ate.” As no known pre-Hispanic source uses the term yax cheel cab, how are we to interpret Avendaño's report? Based on iconographic as well...
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Ethnohistory (2023) 70 (3): 351–384.
Published: 01 July 2023
... representations of “depth of place” embedded in one such painting from the Peruvian highland region of Yauyos and Huarochirí. By analyzing colonial-period sources and using spatial modeling, this research underscores the different portrayals of space coexisting on the map. By comparing the painting...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (2): 317–357.
Published: 01 April 2004
...Michael A. Uzendoski In the Quijos/Upper Napo region of the Western Amazonian frontier,long-distance exchange, markets, and verticality represent significant aspects of social organization that can be found in historical sources. It is argued that local and regional exchanges followed a social...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (1): 145–162.
Published: 01 January 2019
... represented in each article, (3) the topic, and (4) data sources used by the author(s). We then analyzed each category in representative ten-year intervals from 1954 to 2013. Such data reveals trends that mirror intellectual, scholarly, and demographic changes in the social sciences overall. Female authorship...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (2): 301–328.
Published: 01 April 2019
... remains together with sparsely available sixteenth-century documentation. Drawing on existing and newly discovered sources, this article uses an onomastic approach to interpret glossonyms (language names), anthroponyms (personal names), and toponyms (place-names) in order to reconstruct past linguistic...
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