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Ethnohistory (1 October 2017) 64 (4): 551–552.
Published: 01 October 2017
...Robert Wasserstrom El Taller Tzotzil 1985–2002 . By Rus Jan , Rus Diane L. , and Bakbolom Salvador Guzmán . ( San Cristóbal de Las Casas, Chiapas : Centro de Estudios Superiores de México y Centroamérica, Universidad de Ciencias y Artes de Chiapas , 2016 . 259 pp...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2000) 47 (3-4): 815–816.
Published: 01 October 2000
...Paul Sullivan By Gary H. Gossen. (New York: Routledge, 1999. xxxiii + 309 pp., preface,illustrations, maps, bibliography, index. $75.00 cloth.) 2000 Book Reviews Telling Maya Tales: Tzotzil Identities in Modern Mexico. By Gary H...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2008) 55 (4): 609–632.
Published: 01 October 2008
... many Tzeltal and Tzotzil indigenous communities, the INI employed bilingual indigenous “cultural promoters” to negotiate its programs in education, road construction, and public health. As it turns out, the INI's most innovative negotiating tool was a bilingual hand-puppet troupe, the Teatro Petul...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2011) 58 (4): 683–726.
Published: 01 October 2011
... . 1984 The Constitution of Society: Outline of the Theory of Structuration . Berkeley : University of California Press . Guiteras Holmes Calixta 1961 Perils of the Soul: The World View of a Tzotzil Indian . New York : Free Press of Glencoe . Haskett Robert 1991 Indigenous...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2018) 65 (1): 177–178.
Published: 01 January 2018
... . Chapter 2, “Arabic, Nahuatl, Tuscan, Tagalog . . . ” turns to the uses of Nebrija’s work by colonial lexicographers, normally missionaries, who produced a host of dictionaries of Nahuatl, Otomi, Matlatzinca, P’urhépecha, Quechua, Zapotec, Maya (Cakchiquel, Tzotzil, Yucatec, and Tzeltal), Mixtec, Aymara...
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Ethnohistory (1 July 2010) 57 (3): 467–470.
Published: 01 July 2010
... notions of the soul, life, and death, located in his second chapter. Here he successfully reconciles ancient Maya belief systems with evidence taken from ethnographic studies of con- temporary Maya populations such as the Tzotzil. He demonstrates a clear relationship between recorded belief...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2017) 64 (4): 553–554.
Published: 01 October 2017
... Ch’ol region. Particularly helpful is their grounding of the legend of Votan in real history. Most ethnographies and histories of Chiapas Maya peoples concern highland Tzotzil and Tzeltal groups, so the coverage in this book of the Ch’ol is a particularly important and novel contribution to Chiapas...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2004) 51 (2): 435–444.
Published: 01 April 2004
...’, department Alta Verapaz) write on Maya groups in highland Guatemala. Gossen (Tzotzil Maya, town of San Juan Chamula) and Hervik (Yucatec Maya, town of Oxkutzcab), mean- while, look at Mexican contexts. The former deals with a highland commu- nity (Chiapas) while the latter—much like McClusky’s work in...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2008) 55 (4): 503–508.
Published: 01 October 2008
... do not face the photographer, but rather gaze smiling, perhaps laughing, to their right. A caption dates the photograph (see the cover image) to 1955, places it at San Juan Chamula, a Tzotzil town in the Chiapas highlands, and specifies that it was taken in the course of an anti...
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Ethnohistory (1 October 2008) 55 (4): 509–524.
Published: 01 October 2008
... Rereading Tzotzil Ethnography: Recent Scholarship from Chiapas, Mexico. In Pluralizing Ethnography: Comparison and Representation in Maya Cultures, Histories, and Identities . John M. Watanabe and Edward F. Fischer, eds. Pp. 199 -230. Santa Fe, NM: School of American Research Press. Scott, James C...
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Ethnohistory (1 April 2018) 65 (2): 269–295.
Published: 01 April 2018
... associated with verbal untruthfulness among the Highland Maya (e.g., K’iche’ and Kaqchikel mich’ -, k’axtok’ - “deceive; lie,” Basseta 2005 : 150, 447, 368; Coto 1983 [1656]: 189; cf. Tzotzil jtasley-k’optay , jcha’lom k’optay “deceive with words or good appearances,” Laughlin 1988 : 690; Yucatec...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2000) 47 (1): 257–258.
Published: 01 January 2000
... editor, Rojas González’s third essay, ‘‘Los Mazahuas is an important con- tribution because of the ‘‘rapid acculturation’’ faced by Mazahua culture today (15). Rojas González’s final essay, ‘‘Los Tzotziles de Chiapas was a...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2000) 47 (1): 259–260.
Published: 01 January 2000
... the ‘‘rapid acculturation’’ faced by Mazahua culture today (15). Rojas González’s final essay, ‘‘Los Tzotziles de Chiapas was a pioneering study of regional ethnography at a time when Mexican anthro- pologists were producing...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2000) 47 (1): 260–262.
Published: 01 January 2000
... the ‘‘rapid acculturation’’ faced by Mazahua culture today (15). Rojas González’s final essay, ‘‘Los Tzotziles de Chiapas was a pioneering study of regional ethnography at a time when Mexican anthro- pologists were producing...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2000) 47 (1): 262–264.
Published: 01 January 2000
... the ‘‘rapid acculturation’’ faced by Mazahua culture today (15). Rojas González’s final essay, ‘‘Los Tzotziles de Chiapas was a pioneering study of regional ethnography at a time when Mexican anthro- pologists were producing...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2000) 47 (1): 265–266.
Published: 01 January 2000
... the ‘‘rapid acculturation’’ faced by Mazahua culture today (15). Rojas González’s final essay, ‘‘Los Tzotziles de Chiapas was a pioneering study of regional ethnography at a time when Mexican anthro- pologists were producing...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2000) 47 (1): 266–268.
Published: 01 January 2000
... the ‘‘rapid acculturation’’ faced by Mazahua culture today (15). Rojas González’s final essay, ‘‘Los Tzotziles de Chiapas was a pioneering study of regional ethnography at a time when Mexican anthro- pologists were producing...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2000) 47 (1): 268–271.
Published: 01 January 2000
... the ‘‘rapid acculturation’’ faced by Mazahua culture today (15). Rojas González’s final essay, ‘‘Los Tzotziles de Chiapas was a pioneering study of regional ethnography at a time when Mexican anthro- pologists were producing...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2000) 47 (1): 271–273.
Published: 01 January 2000
... the ‘‘rapid acculturation’’ faced by Mazahua culture today (15). Rojas González’s final essay, ‘‘Los Tzotziles de Chiapas was a pioneering study of regional ethnography at a time when Mexican anthro- pologists were producing...
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Ethnohistory (1 January 2000) 47 (1): 273–275.
Published: 01 January 2000
... editor, Rojas González’s third essay, ‘‘Los Mazahuas is an important con- tribution because of the ‘‘rapid acculturation’’ faced by Mazahua culture today (15). Rojas González’s final essay, ‘‘Los Tzotziles de Chiapas was a...