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Ethnohistory (2004) 51 (1): 195-196.
Published: 01 January 2004
...Douglas J. Perrelli By William N. Fenton. (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2002. xix +209 pp., introduction, appendices, glossary, bibliography, index,illustrations. $39.95 cloth.) 2004 Book Reviews 195 The Little Water Medicine...
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Ethnohistory (2001) 48 (4): 741-743.
Published: 01 October 2001
Published: 01 October 2019
Figure 4. Female deities, likely Chak Chel, are shown producing water from their bodies on pages 30b and 32b of the Madrid Codex ( Troano Codex ) (Brasseur de Bourbourg 1869–70 : Plates XXV, XXVII), courtesy of Boundary End Center, Barnardsville, NC. Figure 4. Female deities, likely Chak More
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Ethnohistory (2007) 54 (4): 761-762.
Published: 01 October 2007
...Joshua Piker Crossing Waters, Crossing Worlds: The African Diaspora in Indian Country. Edited by Tiya Miles and Sharon P. Holland. (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2006. xx + 364 pp., foreword, preface, acknowledgments, bibliography, index. $23.95 paper.) American Society for Ethnohistory...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (1): 29-46.
Published: 01 January 2005
...Martha Kaplan Arguing for historicity in the study of globalization, this article juxtaposes an account of the 2000 takeover of the Fiji water bottling plant with an account of post-coups Fiji government proposals to spend national revenues (Fiji citizens' taxes) to purchase shares to be owned by...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (2): 215-246.
Published: 01 April 2018
... Reservation. Most of the Arikara population settled on allotments in the Nishu area until it was inundated by the Garrison Dam in the early 1950s. Through interviews with Arikara elders, this collaborative project documents the lived experience of Nishu, now under the waters of Lake Sakakawea and visually...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (3): 441-463.
Published: 01 July 2018
... proceedings against Nahua women in Central Mexico (in conjunction with other primary sources), this article demonstrates that female titiçih were not analogous to Spanish midwives. Sixteenth- and seventeenth-century female titiçih — like their ancestors—were practitioners of tiçiyotl who gazed into water...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (4): 589-624.
Published: 01 October 2009
..., Thomas R. 1978 Salinan. In Handbook of North American Indians. Vol. 8, California . R. F. Heizer, ed. Pp. 500 –504. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution. Hundley, Norris 1992 The Great Thirst: Californians and Water, 1770s–1990s . Berkeley: University of California Press. Hylkema, Mark...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (4): 767-768.
Published: 01 October 2019
... brevity mean that there is probably further exploration to do on the fur trade in Japanese and Russian waters, as well as in North American waters plied by non-English speakers. Ravalli skillfully integrates ecological and biological research on the animals. He also touches on the strong tendency...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (3-4): 840-842.
Published: 01 October 2000
..., weather ships, buoys, and computers, we know that El Niño is a worldwide phenomenon. We explain it as an effect of the slackening of trade winds in the Pacific. The winds normally blow the warm surface waters to the west, causing cold waters to well up along the Pacific coasts of the New World. When the...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (2): 322-323.
Published: 01 April 2017
... impulses were central to the successful campaign against water privatization in Cochabamba in 2000; the Aymara protests over water, land, and coca cultivation rights starting that same year; Chapare coca farmers’ resistance to forced eradication in 2000–2003; and the popular coalition against neoliberal...
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Ethnohistory (2003) 50 (1): 47-68.
Published: 01 January 2003
... exploi- tation. Instead, the Mezquital’s limiting ecological conditions, especially its infertile calcareous soils and scarcity of water, conditioned long-term patterns of interaction between the Otomí and the Spanish colonists...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (2): 336-337.
Published: 01 April 2018
... mountain must give its consent to be mined?” (108). In asking this question, and what follows, Li emphasizes the interactions between humans and nature and how alternative forms of activism and protest underscore nature (water) as fundamental to human life. Without being heavy handed, she calls into...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (4): 698-699.
Published: 01 October 2018
... largely disappeared. The death was complete; new life sprang from the mud, rubble, and the people who lived there. While Mundy places great emphasis on the role of water in the life of Tenochtitlan, commerce becomes more of the lifeblood of the city with the arrival of Spaniards. The natives helped to...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (3): 583-584.
Published: 01 July 2016
... appropriate in most other indigenous-colonial studies, he gives us ča·di (“cha-dee”), “after the Makah name for Tatoosh Island, a key location in the region,” a historically contingent water world of complex borders shaped over time by the Pacific Ocean, Makahs, indigenous neighbors, and newcomers (14...
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Ethnohistory (2005) 52 (4): 673-687.
Published: 01 October 2005
... were responsible for chocolate prepa- ration in Classic and post-Classic Maya culture.20 Women first dried and roasted the cacao beans, mixed in some water and spices, then ground everything together on a metate, a concave grinding stone, which women also used to grind corn. The chocolate mixture...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (2): 263-284.
Published: 01 April 2015
..., others succumbed to diseases such as cholera, malaria, and consumption.10 Five to six hundred Chickasaws and four to five hundred Choctaws died from small pox in 1838. Others perished after drinking stagnant water when shallow waterways dried up in late summer.11 In 1844, a large number of...
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Ethnohistory (2017) 64 (4): 449-470.
Published: 01 October 2017
... published a study of “primitive watercraft” called Water Transport . Grouping bullboats within a larger class of “coracles, curraghs, kayaks, and their kin,” Hornell deemed the Plains Indian boats a “very crude and clumsily constructed type of skin boat.” The authors of another midcentury ethnographic...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (1): 197-198.
Published: 01 January 2016
... examination of what those data meant to the people who created and lived in the space. The placement of a kitchen, for instance, had important implications for gender and social relations among a hacienda’s peasants. Similarly, that water resources were “protected” in guarded areas of the hacienda meant...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (2): 338-339.
Published: 01 April 2018
..., but stopped to administer several hundred lashes to each. The soldiers took special delight in whipping an eighty-year-old man before finishing him off with gunshots. They saw the old man, Andrés Guayocho, not as the pathetic figure who begged them for a drink of water before dying, but as the leader...