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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (3): 497–524.
Published: 01 July 2015
...Kevin Terraciano The Codex Sierra Texupan is a sixty-two-page libro de cuentas , or book of community accounts, that combines Nahuatl-language writing with a parallel pictorial component. Indigenous writers and artists in the Mixteca Alta region of the modern state of Oaxaca, Mexico, compiled...
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Ethnohistory (2003) 50 (2): 349–400.
Published: 01 April 2003
...Lisa Sousa; Kevin Terraciano This article features the transcription, translation, and analysis of two primordial titles, written in the Mixtec and Nahuatl languages, and a large map. Two indigenous communities in the Valley of Oaxaca attempted to lay claim to disputed territory by presenting...
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Ethnohistory (2021) 68 (2): 167–190.
Published: 01 April 2021
...Kevin Terraciano Abstract The author presented a draft of this essay as a presidential address at the 2012 meeting of the society in Springfield, Missouri. The theme of the meeting was “the apocalypse,” referring to a popular belief that the Mayan calendar predicted a cataclysmic event to occur...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (1): 185–188.
Published: 01 January 2019
...Kevin Terraciano Copyright 2019 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2019 I admire Ethnohistory ’s many outstanding articles on Indigenous peoples of North America. But the articles that have influenced me most, perhaps naturally, tend to concern my own field of specialization, Mesoamerica...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (1): 51–72.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Kevin Terraciano A sixteenth-century manuscript known as the Florentine Codex is an outstanding example of graphic pluralism in early colonial Mexico. The codex consists of twelve books on many aspects of Nahua culture and language, presented in parallel columns of Nahuatl- and Castilian-language...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (2): 361–363.
Published: 01 April 2014
...Kevin Terraciano Copyright 2014 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2014 Obituary for James Lockhart Kevin Terraciano, University of California, Los Angeles Professor Emeritus James Lockhart passed away peacefully in Bakersfield, California, on January 17, surrounded by his family...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (1): 213–215.
Published: 01 January 2004
...- ducción, notas e indices. Mexico City: Instituto de Investigaciones Antropológicas, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México. The Mixtecs of Colonial Oaxaca. By Kevin Terraciano. (Stanford, ca: Stanford University Press, 2001. xiv + 514 pp., introduction, appendices, glossary, notes...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (1): 91–123.
Published: 01 January 2009
... years, from the mid-seventeenth to the mid- nineteenth centuries (see fig. 1). There have been several commentaries on parts of this family history (Caso 1966; Spores 1974: 302; Smith and Par- menter 1991: 65–68; Monaghan 1997: 272, 2005a; Chance 1997: 173–74; Terraciano 2001: 195–97); here I...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (3): 597–621.
Published: 01 July 2015
...- quest period,” which at minimum meant speakers of at least one if not sev- eral Mayan languages (see Terraciano 2015, this issue). And that was just one colonial center among many. Colonial linguistic diversity and the practices by which it was managed are an emerging research focus...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (3): 445–466.
Published: 01 July 2010
... . Norman: University of Oklahoma Press. 1984 The Mixtecs in Ancient and Colonial Times . Norman: University of Oklahoma Press. Taylor, William B. 1972 Landlord and Peasant in Colonial Oaxaca . Stanford: Stanford University Press. Terraciano, Kevin 2000 The Colonial Mixtec Community...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (1): 175–182.
Published: 01 January 2010
... commoners in alphabetic literacy, thus making them eligible for the newly powerful social and economic role of escribano in new local government structures. In Kevin Terraciano’s example, we see the complex and layered text that is the Florentine Codex reflecting plural authorships and intended...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (2): 297–322.
Published: 01 April 2018
... . “ A History of the New Philology and the New Philology in History .” Latin American Research Review 38 , no. 1 : 113 – 34 . Restall Matthew , Sousa Lisa , and Terraciano Kevin , eds. 2005 . Mesoamerican Voices: Native-Language Writings from Colonial Mexico, Oaxaca, Yucatan...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (2): 251–285.
Published: 01 April 2008
... and fits well with Lisa Sousa and Kevin Terraciano’s assertion that the titles “emphasize triumph and accommo- dation over conflict and defeat.”29 For those residents, that conquest was but a repetition of states of subjection, subordination, and chaos that they had already experienced under...
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Ethnohistory (2014) 61 (3): 497–523.
Published: 01 July 2014
... Felipe Bazán [por sevicia], Archivo del Poder Judi- cial de Oaxaca (hereafter APJO), Teposcolula, Criminal, leg. 42, exp. 8, 1793, f. 2. 2 See the case of a Mixtec wife killer who stole a cape from her lover, in Kevin Terraciano, “Crime and Culture in Colonial Mexico: The Case...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (3): 407–408.
Published: 01 July 2015
... in the same volume have included color. They are mentioned in Vail’s, Terraciano’s, and Maxwell’s articles, where they are called out by “gallery” rather than “figure” number. It is unusual for a single journal issue to stretch to ten articles. The ten authors are to be thanked for their efforts...
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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (3): 407–428.
Published: 01 July 2020
... in book 12, Kevin Terraciano ( 2019 ) shows how Nahua tlacuiloque depicted the Spaniards wearing increasingly elaborate and larger feathers in their hats and on their helmets to represent shifts of power during the Spanish conquest. Building on Terraciano’s observation, this article shows how indigenous...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (3): 569–596.
Published: 01 July 2012
... Nacional Autónoma de México . Roys Ralph 1943 The Indian Background of Colonial Yucatan . Pub. 548 . Washington, DC : Carnegie Institution . Terraciano Kevin 2001 The Mixtecs of Colonial Oaxaca . Stanford : Stanford University Press . Thompson Philip C. 1999...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (3): 403–432.
Published: 01 July 2001
..., and Ross Parmenter 1991 The Codex Tulane . Middle American Research Institute,Publication 61. New Orleans, la: Tulane University. Terraciano, Kevin 1994 Ñudzahui History: Mixtec Writing and Culture in Colonial Oaxaca. Ph.D. diss. , University of California, Los Angeles. The Codex Porfirio Díaz...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (4): 623–645.
Published: 01 October 2019
... , and Manuel de la Cruz Cruz . 2016 . Tlahtolxitlauhcayotl: Chicontepec, Veracruz . Warsaw : IDIEZ/University of Warsaw . Taggart James M. 1997 . The Bear and His Sons: Masculinity in Spanish and Mexican Folktales . Austin : University of Texas Press . Terraciano Kevin . 2010...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (3): 409–420.
Published: 01 July 2015
... Texupan, the scribe is depicted frontally, facing the reader, while tribute bearers and offi- cials are in profile (Terraciano, this issue). The scribe also shaped the political and social content of writing, even if done under the watchful eye of colonial officials. For example, place 412...