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Published: 01 January 2018
Figure 4. Graph showing the spatial distribution of cervid bones by grade value. “Stone Pile 2” corresponds to the area around the trading house; “Stone Pile 4” corresponds to the area surrounding the crew’s living quarters; “Surface Trash area” corresponds to the area just south of the crew’s More
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (2): 405–406.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Laurie Medina Ethnohistorians will likely be most interested in Kockelman’s efforts to generate an integrated framework for analyzing the production of value across domains, a project to which he contributes significant insights. The book is most appropriate for graduate and professional...
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Published: 01 January 2018
Figure 3a. Average first cord values for “verso” moiety Figure 3a. Average first cord values for “verso” moiety More
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Published: 01 January 2018
Figure 3b. Average first cord values for “recto” moiety Figure 3b. Average first cord values for “recto” moiety More
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Ethnohistory (2003) 50 (1): 161–189.
Published: 01 January 2003
... frontier in colonial Yucatán, underwent radical change between 1780 and 1830. Political and agrarian upheaval coupled with the increasing production of sugarcane drew Spanish and Creole elites to Tekax, increased local property values, and drove the once majority Maya population into the countryside...
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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 (2018) 65 (1): 1–23.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Figure 3a. Average first cord values for “verso” moiety Figure 3a. Average first cord values for “verso” moiety ...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (1): 135–164.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Gary Urton What was the meaning, for Inca record keepers, of the knotted cord constructions they produced as administrative records for the Inca state? In particular, how did these administrators think about the knot constructions that (as we now understand) were used to sign numerical values...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (3): 389–414.
Published: 01 July 2010
... a hierarchy of taste that positively valued Native American foods while showing how easily they could be “civilized” by French cooking practices. Cooking and eating were fundamentally colonial practices, and incorporated colonialism's inherent tensions and contradictions. Food practices were particularly...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (4): 679–708.
Published: 01 October 2010
... native peoples. It concludes that the desire and determination to uncover native intentions have led ethnohistorians to accept coerced testimony that is of dubious historical value. American Society for Ethnohistory 2010 “My Medicine Is Punishment”: A Case of Torture in Early California, 1775...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (2): 183–199.
Published: 01 April 2010
... instead fulfilled a niche within local foodways that was perhaps best characterized by Karl E. Francis (1967) as “outpost agriculture,” valued not for its role as an exclusive means of subsistence, but as one of many equally important components in a flexible and diversified subsistence strategy...
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Ethnohistory (2006) 53 (3): 445–477.
Published: 01 July 2006
... a 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 (2006) 53 (4): 689–714.
Published: 01 October 2006
... in which different cultural traditions are both counterposed and combined. The reading we offer of the “Chiriguano case” is a new one, oriented specifically to the ethnically diverse frontier territory of the South American Gran Chaco but having broad comparative value. American Society for Ethnohistory...
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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (2): 317–357.
Published: 01 April 2004
... logic where human transactions such as marriage—not “commercial”goods—occupied the highest tier of value in the circulation process. These principles are explored through an analysis of ethnohistorical sources and data from fieldwork in contemporary Upper Napo communities. It is suggested...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (2): 291–331.
Published: 01 April 2005
... the cultural assumptions underlying Euro-American notions of indigenousness , they have paid relatively little attention to the equally problematic concepts of environmentalism and conservation , and how use of these terms necessarily frames indigenous people's beliefs and values in Euro-North American...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (3): 589–633.
Published: 01 July 2005
... European-Indian exchange, giving tangible form to spoken metaphors for war, peace, and alliance. The production, distribution, and use of the pipe tomahawk also illustrated contrasting Indian and European notions of value and utility in material objects, exposing the limits of such goods in promoting cross...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (1): 133–169.
Published: 01 January 2000
... for individuals in their locally lived experience; and (3) that people are beginning to resolve this conflict by taking the meaning of the“year 2000” into their own hands in specifically local millennial projects that are aligned with their basic cultural values, especially unity and development. American...
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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (1): 49–74.
Published: 01 January 2020
... draws on my complex and contradictory experience at the exhibit’s opening ceremony to ground an exploration of irony’s analytical value: I examine the irony inherent in apologizing for past transgressions while perpetuating very similar new ones, investigate the exhibit itself as a paradoxical...
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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (3): 407–428.
Published: 01 July 2020
... explores a series of meanings that Nahuas attached to birds, plumes, and feather objects when worn on the body, exchanged in rituals, and discussed in historical accounts. It argues that while Nahuas clearly appreciated feathers for their aesthetic value, they also used them to tell histories of Nahua...
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (2): 263–291.
Published: 01 April 2011
... by the majority of ethnoscientific and linguistic studies. This article illustrates the value of adhering to the scholarly method of reliance upon weighted evidence in order to achieve congruent results between multiple types of research data. Copyright 2011 by American Society for Ethnohistory 2011...