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Demographic Change and Ethnic Survival among the Sedentary Populations on the Jesuit Mission Frontiers of Spanish South America, 1609-1803 [electronic resource] : The Formation and Persistence of Mission Communities in a Comparative Context /
by Robert H. Jackson.
imprint
Leiden : Brill, [2015]
description
xvi, 290 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
ISBN
9789004284999 (hardback : acid-free paper), 9789004285002 (e-book)
format(s)
Book
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imprint
Leiden : Brill, [2015]
isbn
9789004284999 (hardback : acid-free paper)
9789004285002 (e-book)
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
contents note
Glossary -- Introduction -- Managing the missions and social-cultural change -- Smallpox epidemics and smallpox treatment -- Demographic patterns on the Paraguay and Chiquitos mission frontiers -- Mission demographic patterns among sedentary and non-sedentary natives on the frontiers of Spanish America : a comparative discussion -- Post-jesuit expulsion population trends -- Conclusions -- Appendix 1: Population of the Paraguay missions, in selected years -- Appendix 2: Females as a percentage of the total population of the Paraguay missions -- Appendix 3: Marriages recorded in the Paraguay missions, in selected years -- Appendix 4: Vital rates of the Paraguay missions -- Appendix 5: Population of the Chiquitos missions -- Appendix 6: Females as a percentage of the total population of the Chiquitos missions -- Appendix 7: Marriages recorded in the Chiquitos missions in selected years -- Appendix 8: vital rates of the Chiquitos missions -- Appendix 9: Castillian weights and measures mentioned in the text -- Appendix 10: A note on colonial Spanish American silver coins -- Appendix 11: Area measurements of agricultural land in Spanish America.
catalogue key
11664942
 
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-286) and index.

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