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Hispanic American Historical Review (2017) 97 (4): 741–743.
Published: 01 November 2017
..., determined how these spaces and their collections spoke to national histories and origin stories from the 1870s to the 1940s. Copyright © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 Our Indigenous Ancestors: A Cultural History of Museums, Science, and Identity in Argentina, 1877–1943 . By Larson...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1970) 50 (4): 785–786.
Published: 01 November 1970
...George M. Foster In spite of these brakes on progress, there is increasingly successful adaptation to the opportunities of the outside world. An encouragement to this adaptation is the declining belief in the guardianship of the ancestors. Younger men, rather than the old and conservative...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (3): 539–540.
Published: 01 August 2010
...David T. Garrett Invaders as Ancestors: On the Intercultural Making and Unmaking of Spanish Colonialism in the Andes . By Gose Peter . Anthropological Horizons . Toronto : University of Toronto Press , 2008 . Illustrations. Map. Figures. Tables. Notes. Bibliography. Index . xvii...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2019) 99 (2): 353–354.
Published: 01 May 2019
..., Politics, and Memory in Five Nija'ib’ K'iche’ Títulos: “The Title and Proof of Our Ancestors.” By Mallory E. Matsumoto . Boulder : University Press of Colorado , 2017 . Maps. Figures. Tables. Appendixes. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xxii, 423 pp. Paper , $45.00 . ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2023) 103 (4): 709–711.
Published: 01 November 2023
...Christopher Heaney cuh282@psu.edu In Praise of the Ancestors: Names, Identity, and Memory in Africa and the Americas . By Susan Elizabeth Ramírez . Borderlands and Transcultural Studies . Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press , 2022 . Maps. Figures. Tables. Appendix. Notes...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1997) 77 (3): 497–498.
Published: 01 August 1997
...Gary M. Feinman Living with the Ancestors: Kinship and Kingship in Ancient Maya Society. By Mcanany Patricia A. . Austin : University of Texas Press , 1995 . Tables. Figures. Notes. Bibliography. Index . xvi , 213 pp. Cloth . $27.50 . Copyright 1997 by Duke University...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1993) 73 (4): 682–684.
Published: 01 November 1993
...Richard L. Burger The Incas and Their Ancestors: The Archaeology of Peru . By Moseley Michael E. . New York : Thames and Hudson , 1992 . Photographs. Illustrations. Maps. Tables . 272 pp. Cloth . $35.00 . Copyright 1993 by Duke University Press 1993 Until Michael...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (3): 391–421.
Published: 01 August 2020
... and forcibly transported them to Cartagena city. In the aftermath of these military campaigns, some putative owners filed lawsuits claiming that their ancestors had never relinquished ownership claims to the ancestors of freeborn residents of the forests. Since many of the captives had lived in the hinterlands...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2011) 91 (4): 633–663.
Published: 01 November 2011
... advantage of these ambiguities and describe themselves as “pure-blooded,” thereby reframing their local authority in terms recognized and respected by Spanish authorities. Specifically, savvy native lords naturalized the concept by portraying their own ancestors as the originators of “pure” bloodlines...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2014) 94 (2): 167–206.
Published: 01 May 2014
... into a testimony to the wisdom and faith of their picture-literate conquest-era ancestors. Copyright © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014 This essay traces the colonial history of a text that I will call the “Little Doctrine.” This designation is both descriptive and appropriate, for some of the text's...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1981) 61 (2): 365.
Published: 01 May 1981
... correspondent; when he did write something it was usually terse and devoid of any discussion of problems. Second, the editors have avoided using this collection as an apology for their distinguished ancestor; their conclusions on points where documentation is lacking are objective. Güemes Documentado...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1966) 46 (1): 90–91.
Published: 01 February 1966
... presented to support the traditional interpretation of this epoch. Much more controversial, however, is the author’s version of the role of his ancestor, Martín de Álzaga, in the struggle for independence. He credits that wealthy Spanish-born resident of Buenos Aires with an early desire to create...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1995) 75 (2): 271–272.
Published: 01 May 1995
... if any of their ancestors was a later immigrant, even if the great majority were not. Moreover, the category “recent” includes people whose immigrant ancestors arrived more than a century earlier. Since most of the late colonial upper class was descended (through females as well as males) from both...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1986) 66 (4): 786–787.
Published: 01 November 1986
... a surprising interpretation of these songs: they are “ghost songs” of a single genre. According to him, the songs were a kind of prayer performed by Aztec warriors to summon their ancestors to join in battle against their enemies. Although he admits the possibility that some of the songs could have pre...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2003) 83 (3): 571–572.
Published: 01 August 2003
... as innocent as eating a banana point to a complex system of meaning that defines and is redefined ceremonially. Looming large in this Cora costumbre is a concern for the return of seasonal rains, due partly to the belief that deceased ancestors will return in the form of necessary rainfall. In addition...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2019) 99 (1): 140–142.
Published: 01 February 2019
... largely been denied,” an objective that is clearly met in the ensuing pages (p. 5). For this purpose, Frank takes his readers on a journey that begins with the ancestors of the Tequesta Indians who inhabited the region some 4,000 years ago and ends, interestingly, where most other histories of Miami...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1992) 72 (3): 420–422.
Published: 01 August 1992
... paternal and maternal ancestors in most cases had been in Caracas since the middle of the seventeenth century or earlier, whose male relatives and ancestors served and had served on the town council, and whose family members appear on lists of cacao haciendas taken in 1684, 1720, and 1744 (p. 10). Thus...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1989) 69 (2): 336–338.
Published: 01 May 1989
.... Salomon discusses the use of ancestor cults as a method of resisting tribute collection and Christianity in the village of Andagua, Peru. The local cult leader was a merchant-priest who maintained a shrine of ancestor mummies worshipped by the villagers. He urged them to withhold tribute payments in part...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2005) 85 (2): 283–298.
Published: 01 May 2005
... past, broaching subjects such as the peopling of the Americas, the early process of group formation, and the assessment of ancestor-descendent relationships among pre-Columbian indigenous groups. Even so, DNA scholarship has occasionally moved squarely into the historians’ turf. The work of Juan Carlos...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (3): 561–563.
Published: 01 August 2020
... (on which Gharala heavily relies). Chapter 3 details how individuals relied on what the author labels “tributary genealogies,” in which they discussed and engaged the actions of their ancestors in reference to the contributions to the crown. Chapter 5 moves from individual families and highlights the role...