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Ethnohistory (1 April 2004) 51 (2): 317–357.
Published: 01 April 2004
... . Austin: University of Texas Press. Allen, Catherine 1981 To Be Quechua: The Symbolism of Coca Chewing in Highland Peru. American Ethnologist 8 (1): 157 -71. Bird-David, Nurit 1990 Giving Environment: Another Perspective on the Economic System of Gatherer-Hunters. Current Anthropology 31...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2007) 54 (3): 558–560.
Published: 01 July 2007
...Peter N. Peregrine Alliance and Conflict: The World System of the Iñupiaq Eskimos. By Ernest S. Burch Jr. (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2005. xiii + 383 pp., preface, orthography, introduction, illustrations, appendixes, notes, references, index. $29.95 paper.) American Society...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2011) 58 (1): 65–89.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Timothy H. Ives This article brings land systems into dialogue to explain the successful coexistence of the Wangunks, a native community of central Connecticut, and their English neighbors during the colonial period. Using the interpretive research focus of likeness, structurally similar aspects of...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2015) 62 (2): 195–216.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Mario Schmidt The article aims at analyzing the monetary system of the Dutch colony New Netherland. It first carves out the formal structure of the colony's currency system and then goes on to show that the liberalization of New Netherland's economy exacerbated contradictions lurking inside the...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2010) 57 (2): 183–199.
Published: 01 April 2010
... that are experimenting with new community gardens and other innovative responses to rapid ecological, climatic, and socioeconomic change. American Society for Ethnohistory 2010 Outpost Gardening in Interior Alaska: Food System Innovation and the Alaska Native Gardens of the 1930s through the...
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Figure 2. Map of the Trombetas and Nhamundá regional system Figure 2. Map of the Trombetas and Nhamundá regional system More
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2007) 54 (1): 195–197.
Published: 01 January 2007
...Colin G. Calloway The Americas That Might Have Been: Native American Social Systems through Time. By Julian Granberry. (Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 2005. xiii + 204 pp., maps, references, bibliography, index. $29.95 paper.) 1491: New Revelations of the Americas before Columbus...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2015) 62 (1): 171–172.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Mark Z. Christensen Mesoamerican Memory: Enduring Systems of Remembrance . Edited by Megged Amos and Wood Stephanie . ( Norman : University of Oklahoma Press , 2012 . v + 320 pp., illustrations, introduction, bibliography, index . $55.00 cloth.) Copyright 2015 by American...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2018) 65 (4): 621–645.
Published: 01 October 2018
...Figure 2. Map of the Trombetas and Nhamundá regional system Figure 2. Map of the Trombetas and Nhamundá regional system ...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 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 (1 October 2011) 58 (4): 683–726.
Published: 01 October 2011
...Sarah E. Jackson Dictionaries of Mayan languages, recorded by Spanish priests in the early years of the colonial period, provide a rich body of data for investigating indigenous systems of governance around the time of contact. Dictionary sources drawn from four geographical regions of the Maya...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2009) 56 (4): 589–624.
Published: 01 October 2009
...Sarah Peelo The motivations for relatively rapid incorporation of Native Californian populations into the Spanish mission system are the subject of anthropological and historical debate (e.g., S. Cook 1976; Coombs and Plog 1977; Duggan 2000; Guest 1979; Hackel 2005; Jackson 1999; Larson, Johnson...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2006) 53 (3): 507–542.
Published: 01 July 2006
...Jean Chapuis This article shows that a system of social organization based on totemic ancestor clans has long existed among the Carib of eastern Guiana, and more particularly the Wayana. This system so far has been ignored by researchers in spite of its heuristic interest. In addition to its...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2013) 60 (3): 505–536.
Published: 01 July 2013
...Steve J. Langdon Writing and “papers” were first encountered by the Tlingit through contacts with European explorers and traders in the late eighteenth century. Euro-American traders subsequently developed a system of papers of introduction for high-ranking indigenous leaders. These papers became...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2002) 49 (2): 259–280.
Published: 01 April 2002
...L. Antonio Curet The rules of succession described in the early Spanish chronicles for Caribbean chiefdoms have been used by many scholars to reconstruct a Taino kinship system. This article argues that these conclusions were reached by using unfounded assumptions, especially confusing rules of...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2013) 60 (1): 1–26.
Published: 01 January 2013
... Tlingit Indians. In part, the conflict transpired because the two nations, the United States and the Tlingit people, refused to acknowledge each other's claims to Alaskan land and legal systems. A study of the Kake War documents the role of indigenous legal systems in dealing with governing officials...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2004) 51 (2): 257–291.
Published: 01 April 2004
... circumstances but also the renewal of a pre-Conquest sociopolitical strategy. The article also addresses the role of leadership in historical Amerindian macropolitical systems and suggests that a chief's skills as a peacemaker were no less necessary than his skills as a warmonger. American Society for...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2006) 53 (3): 445–477.
Published: 01 July 2006
... classic topos in anthropology obscuring the dynamics of Inuit culture and society. This perspective was enhanced by focusing too much on the person of the shaman and underestimated the importance and strength of the ideological system and values involved. Qallunaat (white people) perspectives of decline...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2006) 53 (4): 689–714.
Published: 01 October 2006
...-Guaraní sociopolitical models demonstrates a process of “Guaranization” that has influenced scholars as much as—if not more than—the Chiriguano themselves. By means of an ethnohistorical analysis of the Chiriguano political system, we attempt to recover the Arawakan heritage of this truly mestizo society...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2007) 54 (2): 303–335.
Published: 01 April 2007
... following his death. After the Spanish invasion, Yucay and other royal estates changed hands frequently, and Inca patterns of labor tribute gradually gave way to the Spanish colonial tribute system. The tributary redefinition of permanent retainers ( yanakuna ) in the Yucay Valley led to the 1571...