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Craft Production and Social Change in Northern China (Fundamental Issues in Archaeology)

by Anne P. Underhill

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Springer .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economic Anthropology,
  • Prehistoric Anthropology,
  • Social Science,
  • History - General History,
  • Sociology,
  • Archaeology,
  • Asia - China,
  • History,
  • History / China,
  • Social Science / Archaeology,
  • Social Science : Archaeology,
  • Anthropology - General,
  • Antiquities,
  • Bronze age,
  • China,
  • Industries, Prehistoric,
  • Pottery, Prehistoric

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages210
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9871942M
    ISBN 100306467712
    ISBN 109780306467714

    History. The development of farming over the course of China's history has played a key role in supporting the growth of what is now the largest population in the world. Analysis of stone tools by Professor Liu Li and others has shown that hunter-gather–19, years ago ground wild plants with the same tools that would later be used for millet and rice. Given the diverse scope of consumer culture and its historical location in broad processes of social, economic, and cultural change, it is perhaps more useful to outline its key features than to provide a single definition. This is precisely what Celia Lury does in her book Consumer Culture (). She identifies the key features of consumer.

    Quality craft with free worldwide shipping on AliExpress. If you’re still in two minds about craft and are thinking about choosing a similar product, AliExpress is a great place to compare prices and sellers. Craft Economies provides a wide-ranging exploration of contemporary craft production, situating practices of amateur and professional making within a wider creative economy. Contributors address a diverse range of practices, sites and forms of making in a wide range of regional and national contexts, from floristry to ceramics and from crochet.

    Figure Map of the world, showing the ancient intensive agricultural civilizations (often known as the Cradle of Civilization). These areas represent a focal point of great social change in the human species, commencing ab to 12, years ago, during which many human cultures began to move from a hunter-gatherer existence to one of agriculture and settlement. The Chinese arts and crafts play a very important role in China’s traditional culture. China is famous for its wide variety of arts and crafts with excellent workmanship. They command a big part of the country's rich heritage. Early in the ancient China, the Chinese people had developed a high regard of protecting the excellence in its arts.


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Craft Production and Social Change in Northern China (Fundamental Issues in Archaeology) by Anne P. Underhill Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book offers an anthropological analysis of how craft production changed in relation to the development of complex societies in northern China. It focuses on the production and use of food containers-pottery and bronze vessels-during the late prehistoric and early historic Craft Production and Social Change in Northern China book.

A major. This book offers an anthropological analysis of how craft production changed in relation to the development of complex societies in northern China.

It focuses on the production and use of food containers-pottery and bronze vessels-during the late prehistoric and early historic by: This book offers an anthropological analysis of how craft production changed in relation to the development of complex societies in northern China.

It focuses on the production and use of food containers-pottery and bronze vessels-during the late prehistoric and early historic periods. A major theme is how production and use of prestige vessels. In this study I have argued that the relationship between change in craft production and the development of complex societies is multifaceted, involving several different processes.

Three important and relevant processes that should be investigated are the development of social stratification, the development of political centralization, and Cited by: Reviewed by Gina L.

Barnes Published in "Asian Perspectives" (). Anne P. Underhill is Professor in the Department of Anthropology at Yale University, and a Curator in the Anthropology Division at the Yale Peabody Museum.

She initiated one of the first Sino-American collaborative archaeology projects in China and is the author of Craft Production and Social Change in Northern China. China's rapid economic growth, modernization and globalization have led to astounding social changes. Contemporary China provides a fascinating portrayal of society and social change in the contemporary People's Republic of China.

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The earliest yan steamer dating from about BC was unearthed in the Banpo site. The Dawenkou culture is a name given by archaeologists to a group of Neolithic communities who lived primarily in Shandong, but also appeared in Anhui, Henan and Jiangsu, culture existed from to BC, co-existing with the Yangshao culture.

Turquoise, jade and ivory artefacts are commonly found at Dawenkou sites. The earliest examples of alligator drums appear at Dawenkou phical range: North China.

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