Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The branch of anthropology concerned with the history of peoples and cultures, especially non-Western ones.
- ‘As might be expected from one of the doyens of ethnohistory, his notes embrace anthropological, bioarchaeological, and cultural references, as well as references to conventional history sources.’
- ‘Historians certainly recognized a good thing when they saw it, borrowing both the expression ‘historical anthropology’ and the approach from anthropologists, for many of whom it was synonymous with ethnohistory.’
- ‘My specialisation was Andean archaeology and ethnohistory - a field very strongly influenced by processual, or empirical and positivist methods and theories.’
- ‘Over 100 publications describe the ethnohistory, migration patterns, genealogical reconstruction, biological trait measurements, disease prevalence, and environmental and sociocultural characteristics of this population.’
- ‘All and all, this book both contributes to the ethnohistory of a critical period for Inuit and contains material critical to the understanding of contemporary Nunavut.’
- ‘As a result, it represents a major contribution to the historiography of revolutionary state formation and ethnohistory in Mexico.’
- ‘What my arguments are intended to suggest is that ethnohistory, of the rich sort embraced by O'Brien, is an iterative process enriched by many voices and perspectives.’
- ‘He is an Andean scholar whose studies meld ethnography, ethnohistory and ethnoscience.’
- ‘This book is a substantial contribution to the ethnohistory of the Brazilian Indians as well as to the ongoing debate in Brazil about the social policy on Indians.’
- ‘For example, he recounts his own scholarship in ethnohistory - the marriage of anthropology and history - as a way of showing how a number of scholars have crossed disciplinary boundaries to study interesting questions.’
- ‘From an academic standpoint, his work marks a turning point in Monacan archaeology and the overall understanding of Monacan ethnohistory.’
- ‘Claudio Saunt has written a thought-provoking ethnohistory of the Creek Indians focusing on the three decades following the American Revolution.’
- ‘My MA was in the same kind of anthropology, although my thesis focussed on Andean archaeology and ethnohistory.’
- ‘To appreciate the subtleties of these exchanges the historian needs patience, an open mind and a mastery of disciplines that range from traditional philology to cutting-edge ethnohistory.’
- ‘It is an ethnographic study of a specific regional, supra-ethnic and transcultural phenomenon of the Guyana Highlands, situated in the context of ethnohistory and modernisation.’
- ‘Our results constructed a good story about the unique ethnohistory of the Hui.’
- ‘Any detailed knowledge we have about which sex did what comes from ethnohistory and ethnography, not from archaeology.’
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.