Despite the effects of epidemics of highly contagious old world crowd diseases, the native populations living on the Paraguay and Chiquitos missions survived and retained a unique ethnic identity. A comparative approach shows how demographic patterns on the Paraguay and Chiquitos missions differed from other Spanish frontier missions.In 1702, for example, an expedition from Corpus Christi brought 109 non- Christians to the mission. However, 21 of the ... in Bartomeu MelAsa, ed., Historia inacabade futuro incierto (AsunciA³n: Centro de Estudios Paraguayos aAntonio Guasch, a 2002), 296. 12 Ibid., 302. 13 Carta Annua de Corpus Christi, 1702 ac # 929. 14 Francisco ... Map 3 A 1784 diagram of San Lorenzo MAirtir mission. 16 chapter 2.
|Title||:||Demographic Change and Ethnic Survival among the Sedentary Populations on the Jesuit Mission Frontiers of Spanish South America, 1609-1803|
|Author||:||Robert H. Jackson|
|Publisher||:||BRILL - 2015-03-27|