Barnes, Gina Lee. Introduction

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Author: Author's name as listed in Library of Congress records

Title: Introduction

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph Windows on the Japanese past : studies in archaeology and prehistory. Edited by Richard J. Pearson, coeditors Gina Lee Barnes, Karl L. Hutterer

Published By: Original publisher Windows on the Japanese past : studies in archaeology and prehistory. Edited by Richard J. Pearson, coeditors Gina Lee Barnes, Karl L. Hutterer Ann Arbor, Mich.: Center for Japanese Studies, University of Michigan. 1986. 313-315 p.

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication Gina L. Barnes

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2004. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Yayoi (AB80)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Theoretical orientation in research and its results (121); Sociocultural trends (178);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document Barnes writes a short introduction to Windows on the Japanese past. She believes the Yayoi and Kofun periods should be studies together as they, 'constitute the formative period of traditional Japanese society and represent a fully agricultural way of life…Although, the two periods are usually treated separately, this is a false dichotomy…' (page 313). She also points out three developmental phases are significant: 'Late Jomon-Early Yayoi for subsistence changes and the establishment of wet-rice agriculture; Middle Yayoi-Middle Kofun for the development of an elite subculture and territorial hierarchies based on material legitimation; and [lastly the] Late Kofun-early historic…' (page 314).

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 8

Document ID: HRAF's unique document identifier. The first part is the OWC identifier and the second part is the document number in three digits. ab80-008

Document Type: May include journal articles, essays, collections of essays, monographs or chapters/parts of monographs. Essay

Language: Language that the document is written in English

Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 315)

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document not specified

Evaluation: In this alphanumeric code, the first part designates the type of person writing the document, e.g. Ethnographer, Missionary, Archaeologist, Folklorist, Linguist, Indigene, and so on. The second part is a ranking done by HRAF anthropologists based on the strength of the source material on a scale of 1 to 5, as follows: 1 - poor; 2 - fair; 3 - good, useful data, but not uniformly excellent; 4 - excellent secondary data; 5 - excellent primary data Archaeologist-4

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. Sarah Berry ; 2003

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 2400 BP-1500 BP (400 B.C.-500 A.D.)

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) Japan

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Yayoi culture

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