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Craft production and social change in northern China

Anne P. Underhill

Craft production and social change in northern China

by Anne P. Underhill

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Published by Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bronze age -- China.,
  • Industries, Prehistoric -- China.,
  • Pottery, Prehistoric -- China.,
  • China -- Antiquities.,
  • China -- History -- Shang dynasty, 1766-1122 B.C.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-288) and index.

    StatementAnne P. Underhill.
    SeriesFundamental issues in archaeology
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN778.32.C5 U53 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 346 p. :
    Number of Pages346
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19289178M
    ISBN 100306467712
    LC Control Number2002066911

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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.

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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.

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