A Companion to Chinese Archaeology Hardback
Edited by Anne P. Underhill
Part of the Wiley Blackwell Companions to Anthropology series
A Companion to Chinese Archaeology is an unprecedented, new resource on the current state of archaeological research in one of the world s oldest civilizations.
It presents a collection of readings from leading archaeologists in China and elsewhere that provide diverse interpretations about social and economic organization during the Neolithic period and early Bronze Age. * An unprecedented collection of original contributions from international scholars and collaborative archaeological teams conducting research on the Chinese mainland and Taiwan * Makes available for the first time in English the work of leading archaeologists in China * Provides a comprehensive view of research in key geographic regions of China * Offers diverse methodological and theoretical approaches to understanding China s past, beginning with the era of established agricultural villages from c. 7000 B.C. through to the end of the Shang dynastic period in c. 1045 B.C.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 664 pages
- Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
- Publication Date: 12/04/2013
- Category: Archaeology by period / region
- ISBN: 9781444335293