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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (2): 399–422.
Published: 01 April 2000
...William Balée Traditional ethnobiological knowledge ( tek ) in Amazonia can be elucidated by comparative study within a language family. Some of this tek has been more resistant to change than certain elements from other cultural domains, such as kinship and politics. Although much tek has been...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (4): 605–635.
Published: 01 October 2013
... for Traditional Power in the Colonial Southeast Steven J. Peach, University of North Carolina at Greensboro Abstract. This essay reinterprets the life of a famous Muscogee Creek leader and examines the relationship between chiefly power and foreign travel in American Indian studies and Atlantic...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (3): 445–468.
Published: 01 July 2015
... literary traditions. This data set provides an important point of departure for understanding later (colonial-period) practices among the elite of the northern Maya region, for whom reading, writing, consulting, and reciting texts had been deeply embedded within the culture for at least a millennium...
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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (2): 191–220.
Published: 01 April 2020
... area. The analysis also highlights how the messages of these narratives are just as pertinent today as they were in the past. Copyright 2020 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2020 salmon oral traditions reciprocity power Northwest Coast Interior Plateau fisheries Long ago all...
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Published: 01 October 2019
Figure 4. Traditional three-stone hearth ( koben ) in the residence of a Maya herbalist in Pisté, Yucatán (photograph by Timothy W. Knowlton, 13 June 2013) More
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Ethnohistory (2023) 70 (2): 213–214.
Published: 01 April 2023
...Dan Flores dlfnewmexico@aol.com Beaver, Bison, Horse: The Traditional Knowledge and Ecology of the Northern Great Plains . By R. Grace Morgan ; foreword by James Daschuk ; afterword by Cristina Eisenberg . ( Regina, SK : University of Regina Press , 2020 . 334 pp., figures...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (3-4): 833–836.
Published: 01 October 2000
.... (Los Angeles: Getty Conservation Institute, 1998. xiii + 162 pp., 158 illustrations, foreword, preface, chapter bibliographies.$55.00 cloth, $39.95 paper.) 2000 Book Reviews Textile Traditions of Mesoamerica and the Andes. Edited by Margot...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (2): 301–302.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Ben Feinberg Anthropologists and Their Traditions across National Borders . Edited by Darnell Regna and Gleach Frederic W. . ( Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press , 2014 . xi+278 pp., list of illustrations, editors’ introduction, book reviews, contributors . $40.00 paper...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (1): 212–213.
Published: 01 January 2005
..., 1700–1850.ByLarry Cebula. (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2003. xiii +195 pp. $49.95 cloth.) Mary C. Wright, University of Washington The search for spiritual power underpins traditional Pacific Northwest Pla- teau culture and the Native peoples’ reactions to changes in the eighteenth...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (3-4): 802–806.
Published: 01 October 2000
..., illustrations, index.) 2000 Book Reviews Native Traditions in the Postconquest World: A Symposium at Dumbar- ton Oaks, nd through th October Edited by Elizabeth Hill Boone and Tom Cummins. (Washington, Dumbarton Oaks, vii + pp...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (1): 41–68.
Published: 01 January 2002
... on Native villages along this coastline. Native oral traditions of such disasters, along with earthquake figures in myth and ceremony, are examined for evidence of the nature of such past geological events and the impact they had on human populations. American Society for Ethnohistory 2002 Adamson...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (4): 525–552.
Published: 01 October 2008
... pueblos into staging areas of a modern Mexico. At the same time, the gentry, many of them also of mestizo background, avidly boosted mestizo pueblo “traditions” as forms of statecraft, appropriating pueblo cultural styles as a repertoire through which state and nation might be constructed and the social...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (2): 321–325.
Published: 01 April 2010
..., acknowledgments, introduction, contributors, index. $29.95 paper.) American Society for Ethnohistory 2010 Book Reviews Public Indians, Private Cherokees: Tourism and Tradition on Tribal Ground. By Christina Taylor Beard-Moose. (Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 2009. 185...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (4): 677–700.
Published: 01 October 2004
...Carolyn Podruchny American Society for Ethnohistory 2004 Werewolves and Windigos: Narratives of Cannibal Monsters in French-Canadian Voyageur Oral Tradition Carolyn Podruchny, York University While traveling around Lake Superior in the 1850s, German explorer Jo- hann Georg Kohl...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (4): 827–829.
Published: 01 October 2004
...: The Iconography of Human Origins. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press. Excluded Ancestors, Inventible Traditions: Essays Toward a More Inclu- sive History of Anthropology. Edited by Richard Handler. History of An- thropology, vol. 9. (Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 2000. viii + 315 pp...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (4): 852–854.
Published: 01 October 2004
...: Routledge. Landau, Misia 1991 Narratives of Human Evolution. New Haven: Yale University Press. Moser, Stephanie 1998 Ancestral Images: The Iconography of Human Origins. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press. Excluded Ancestors, Inventible Traditions: Essays Toward a More Inclu...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (2): 483–485.
Published: 01 April 2005
... Centuries. By Sergei Kan. (Seattle: University of Washington Press,1999. xxxi + 665 pp., 26 illustrations, appendix, notes, bibliography, index. $60.00 cloth.) Andie Diane Palmer, University of Alberta In the tradition of salvage or memory ethnography, ethnographic descrip- tions of indigenous peoples...
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Ethnohistory (2003) 50 (2): 407–410.
Published: 01 April 2003
..., illustrations, bibliography, index. paper.) Mexican Phoenix: Our Lady of Guadalupe: Image and Tradition across Five Centuries. By D. A. Brading. (New York: Cambridge University Press, xvii + pp., preface, introduction, illustrations...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (2): 223–256.
Published: 01 April 2004
...Mustafa Kemal Mirzeler This article examines the implicit meaning of the well-known Jie and Turkana oral tradition of origin known as Nayeche, as a remembered memory and a repeated event. The images of the remembered messages of the past event contained in the Nayeche oral tradition are reproduced...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (1): 174–175.
Published: 01 January 2008
... the prophets often identified with witchcraft. This pattern, Cave notes, applied in the northern regions; among the Creek, where there had been little Christian success, there was no attack by Red Stick prophets on traditional religion. Cave gives witchcraft particularly thorough treatment. Third...