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Author: Author's name as listed in Library of Congress records
Nelson, Sarah M.
The Neolithic of northeastern China and Korea
Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph
Antiquity -- Vol. 64, no. 243
Published By: Original publisher
Antiquity -- Vol. 64, no. 243
[Gloucester, Eng.]: Antiquity Publications [etc.]. 1990. 234-248 p. ill.
By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication
Sarah M. Nelson
HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.:
Human Relations Area Files, 2019. Computer File
Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis.
Yellow River Early Neolithic (AF45)
Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF
Culture summary (105);
Ceramic technology (323);
Lithic industries (324);
Heating and lighting equipment (354);
General tools (412);
Visual arts (5311);
Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document
This study compares some of the earliest Neolithic cultures of Dongbei (Northeast China) and the Korean Peninsula, looking for possible interrelations. There are brief descriptions of the different cultures and their characteristic artifacts.
Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents
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.
Document Type: May include journal articles, essays, collections of essays, monographs or chapters/parts of monographs.
Language: Language that the document is written in
Includes bibliographical references (p. 248)
Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document
1983, 1986, 1988
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
Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection.
Sarah Berry; 2018
Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date).
Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site)
Dongbei, China; Korean Peninsula
LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings