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Ethnohistory (2003) 50 (4): 587–610.
Published: 01 October 2003
... From ‘‘the hot-bed of vice’’ to the ‘‘good and well-ordered Christian home First Nations Housing and Reform in Nineteenth-Century British Columbia Adele Perry, University of Manitoba 6999...
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Ethnohistory (2003) 50 (4): 611–642.
Published: 01 October 2003
... Rubenstein, and Eric Zolov, eds. 2001 Fragments of a Golden Age . Durham,nc: Duke University Press. Joseph, Gilbert M., and Allen Wells 1982 Corporate Control of a Monocrop Economy: International Harvester and Yucatán's Henequén Industry during the Porfiriato. Latin American Research Review 17...
Published: 01 April 2021
Figure 1. Map of the coastal extent of sambo and indio Miskitu territories as well as Spanish colonial centers. Map by the author. More
Published: 01 January 2018
Figure 1. Map showing the location of Réaume’s Leaf River Post (star) and Michilimackinac (circle), as well as the major riverways of the western Great Lakes region More
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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 (2011) 58 (2): 229–261.
Published: 01 April 2011
... Northern Arapaho society from the late eighteenth century to the present as well as how Arapaho people have actively adapted to contact-induced changes in time throughout that period. Investigated are directly and indirectly imposed changes in interactional, daily, seasonal, life-historical, historical...
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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (4): 509–524.
Published: 01 October 2008
...John M. Watanabe This commentary addresses issues of representation in its delegative and political as well as sign-making senses intrinsic to bottom-up histories of state power and the meanings such power precipitates. Brokers as representatives in a political sense ideally reveal the dynamics...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (4): 709–739.
Published: 01 October 2010
... codices, Avendaño notes that the Itzá “want it to be understood that they give homage to it because this is the tree of whose fruit our first father Adam ate.” As no known pre-Hispanic source uses the term yax cheel cab, how are we to interpret Avendaño's report? Based on iconographic as well...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (4): 821–869.
Published: 01 October 2002
...Hilary M. Carey; David Roberts Of all the various infections that afflicted Aboriginal people in Australia during the years of first contact with Europeans, smallpox was the most disastrous. The physical and social impacts of the disease are well known. This article considers another effect...
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Ethnohistory (2007) 54 (2): 273–301.
Published: 01 April 2007
... as a ritual substance in pre-Columbian Mesoamerica. Most archaeologists think of cacao as having an economic function as a form of currency or as a prepared beverage whose use was restricted to elites. However, a review of documentary sources at the time of Spanish contact as well as of ethnographic accounts...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (1): 51–73.
Published: 01 January 2018
... areas of late colonial Peru, a higher level of legal activism that emerged was engaged in the production of laws seeking to modify well-established imperial practices of protección originally intended to assist Indian cases in courts. This essay reconstructs the genealogy of the process of law formation...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (3): 385–402.
Published: 01 July 2013
... the region's Euro-American, Russian-Creole, and native communities. Thanks to that role as well as his political skills and successful commercial activities, Kostrometinov became the leading Russian-American citizen of Sitka—Alaska's first capital—serving as the warden of its Orthodox cathedral as well...
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Ethnohistory (2022) 69 (4): 429–449.
Published: 01 October 2022
...Kristin Huffine Abstract This article examines how the 1705 Guaraní translation and publication of Juan Eusebio Nieremberg’s On the Difference between the Temporal and Eternal in Río de la Plata’s colonial missions provides evidence of Jesuit instruction in advanced spiritual formation as well...
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (4): 683–726.
Published: 01 October 2011
... world shed light on Maya political organization of this period as well as on larger issues of the construction of difference and the dynamism of these systems. In particular, this article explores two questions: First, how did systems of community governance operate in this era, and to what extent did...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (1): 67–99.
Published: 01 January 2000
... to the Inanwatan, rejuvenating them as well as society and the cosmos. This order is to be initiated by the Second Coming of Jesus. Narratives about the end of the world and meetings with Jesus may be interpreted as an attempt to gain control over this process of renewal. These narratives are closely related...
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Ethnohistory (2000) 47 (2): 369–397.
Published: 01 April 2000
..., are marked by well-de.ned spatial order based upon economic and power relations that was imposed upon enslaved communities by planters andmanagers. Archaeological evidence is used to explore how enslaved Africans modified this imposed order and rede.ned boundaries in ways that correspond with the development...
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Ethnohistory (2002) 49 (1): 3–40.
Published: 01 January 2002
...) was consistently entangled with colonial reconnaissance and administration. The work of Robert H. Schomburgk and William Hilhouse in British Guiana receives close scrutiny. Particular efforts are made to show the ways that their hybrid expeditions—hybrid in the composition of the exploring party itself, as well...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (1): 125–161.
Published: 01 January 2009
... conquerors. I will consider the nature of this participation as well as the historical context in which the requests for the coats of arms were made. My analysis will show an indigenous society that coexisted with its Spanish counterpart, and in order to strengthen its identity in new and confusing times...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (2): 269–284.
Published: 01 April 2009
...William C. Meadows While formally recruited groups of Native American code talkers used in World War II, such as the Navajo, Comanche, and later the Meskwaki and Hopi, are well known, this article focuses on the incidental use of Native Americans in U.S. Armed Forces communications in both world...
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Ethnohistory (2009) 56 (4): 569–588.
Published: 01 October 2009
... of the house. Individually held lands, which were held by women as well as men, were frequently transferred from one house to another and recombined upon marriage, linking the noble houses; they served to maintain the unity and power of the state as a whole. Copyright 2009 by American Society...