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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 23 (2): 332–333.
Published: 01 February 1964
...Kwang-chih Chang Neolithic Cattle-keepers of South India; A Study of the Deccan Ashmounds . By F. R. Allchin . New York : Cambridge University Press , 1963 . xv , 189 . Illustrations. $10.50. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1964 1964 332 JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1995) 54 (1): 128–145.
Published: 01 February 1995
...David N. Keightley Abstract The common occurrence of cults of the dead in Neolithic and early Bronze Age societies around the world raises at least one major question about early Chinese religion: what factors account for the elaboration of ancestor worship in China and for the degree to which...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2007) 66 (4): 1179–1181.
Published: 01 November 2007
...Michael E. Robinson Everlasting Flower: A History of Korea . By Keith Pratt . London : Reaktion Books , 2006 . 320 pp. $34.95 (cloth); $27.00 (paper). A Concise History of Korea: From the Neolithic Period through the Nineteenth Century . By Michael J. Seth . Lanham, Md...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1977) 36 (4): 715–717.
Published: 01 August 1977
...E. G. Pulleyblank The Cradle of the East: An Inquiry into the Indigenous Origins of Techniques and Ideas of Neolithic and Early Historic China, 5000–1000 B.C . By Ho Ping-Ti . Hong Kong : Chinese University of Hong Kong Press ; Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1975 . xxi, 440 pp...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1972) 32 (1): 129–130.
Published: 01 November 1972
...E-tu Zen Sun The Chinese Empire: A Short History of China from Neolithic Times to the End of the Eighteenth Century . By John A. Harrison . New York : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc. , 1972 . viii , 349 pp. Index, Maps. $5.95. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1972...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1995) 54 (2): 314–321.
Published: 01 May 1995
...Daniel L. Overmyer Abstract The first part of this project was published in the February 1995 issue of this journal, with the title “Early Religious Traditions from the Neolithic through the Han (circa. 4000 b.c.e. -220 c.e. ).” It included essays by Constance A. Cook, Donald Harper, David N...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2007) 66 (2): 461–496.
Published: 01 May 2007
... of motifs and ritual forms. Although cultural diversity and local political authority remained, it was unlike the previous Neolithic cultures because it had no challenger in range or influence. Moreover, it anticipated the later common elite culture, which in Confucius's time was defined in terms of shared...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1984) 43 (4): 723–733.
Published: 01 August 1984
...Ping-ti Ho Abstract K. C. Chang has been instrumental in the West in propagating the view that North China in Neolithic times was lush, moist, and densely forested. A close scrutiny of data relating to palynology, soil science, and paleoclimate, however, indicates that the true loess areas of North...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1970) 29 (2): 363–371.
Published: 01 February 1970
...Judith M. Treistman Abstract Archeology in Asia during the past twenty years has taken great strides. The three main areas of new research have been in paleoanthropology, investigation of post-pleistocene neolithic sites, and ethnology. The population of Asia is now known to have been distributed...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1976) 35 (4): 547–554.
Published: 01 August 1976
... and argument that the Chinese civilization, in spite of its later coalescence and articulation, was just as pristine as the Mesopotamian, have been presented in my recent book, The Cradle of the East: An Inquiry into the Indigenous Origins of Techniques and Ideas of Neolithic and Early Historic China , 5000...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1982) 41 (3): 531–543.
Published: 01 May 1982
... . 1960 . “ Neolithic Archaeology in North Korea .” Asian Perspectives 4 : 151 –55. China Reconstructs . 1977 . “ A Neolithic Village Nearly 7000 Years Old .” 26 , 6 : 22 – 23 . Clark R. M. 1975 . “ A Calibration Curve for Radiocarbon Dates .” Antiquity 49 , 196 : 251 –66. Deetz...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2001) 60 (1): 194–200.
Published: 01 February 2001
... reliefs of elite female entertainers of the tenth century to small "Neolithic" ritual jades in specialized shapes with delicately worked masks. The organizer, editor, and contributor to the catalog, Yang Xiaoneng, is to be commended for bringing together this rich assemblage of artworks from the "Late...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1984) 44 (1): 158–160.
Published: 01 November 1984
... of archaeological material available as of 1977. However, the chapter is a curious blend of outdated concepts and theories with some recent data. For example, on page 10, Cheng mentions the important neolithic site He-mu-tu (Hemudu) in Zhejiang province, which yielded deposits 50 centimeters thick of the remains...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1983) 42 (2): 373–374.
Published: 01 February 1983
... culture area from their early Neolithic period. Although Choe may well be correct on the distribution of these stone knives in North China and farther north, he is far short of their distribution area to the south. Skinner (1968) has pointed out the presence of what he calls the ulu in New Caledonia, New...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1962) 21 (4): 547.
Published: 01 August 1962
... the beginning of the Neolithic period onwards are abundant" (p. 9): There is no early Neolithic site except Touchi-t'ai in Shensi; Sha-yiian is proto-Neolithic or earlier; truly early Neolithic sites are so far known only in the Gobi and Manchuria, e.g., the later Shabarakh, Ang-ang-hsi, Lin-hsi. Black pottery...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1977) 36 (4): 623–646.
Published: 01 August 1977
.... , The Archaeology of Ancient China (rev. ed.), New Haven : Yale Univ. Press , 1968 . (3d rev. ed. in preparation) Akiyama T. , Arts of China. Neolithic Cultures to the T'ang Dynasty: Recent Discoveries , Tokyo & Palo Alto : Kodansha , 1968 . Higuchi T. , Pekin genjin kara dōki...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1982) 41 (3): 519–529.
Published: 01 May 1982
... type .” Botanical Bulletin of Academia Sinica 3 , 1 : 109 – 131 . Ku Pan . 1969 . Han Shu [History of Han dynasty: Korean section]. Korean Anthropological Association, Occasional Paper 3. Sample L. L. 1974 . “ Tong Sam Dong: A Contribution to Korean Neolithic Cultural History...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1995) 54 (1): 124–128.
Published: 01 February 1995
... Languages, 1981-1990 . Ann Arbor : Association for Asian Studies Monographs . Chinese Religions The State of the Field Part I Early Religious Traditions: The Neolithic Period through the Han Dynasty (ca. 4000 B.C.E to 220 c.E.) DANIEL L. OVERMYER, with DAVID N. KEIGHTLEY, EDWARD L. SHAUGHNESSY...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1981) 40 (4): 801–804.
Published: 01 August 1981
... descriptive text presenting data in almost catalogue fashion. Five tables give data on cultural levels of the Paleolithic sites at Sokch'ang-ni, on the typology of Neolithic ceramics (shapes, decorations, and style changes), and a distribution chart of two important "Plain Pottery" (Bronze Age) dwelling sites...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1984) 44 (1): 220–221.
Published: 01 November 1984
... from the Upper Palaeolithic to Neolithic times. This art, whose primary function was magical, consists mainly of rock paintings BOOK REVIEWS SOUTH ASIA 221 found from Kashmir to southern India. No mention is made of the rich rock art currently being discovered in northernmost Pakistan. The discussion...