Liu, Li, 1953 December 12-. Neolithization: sedentism and food production in the early Neolithic (7000-5000 BC)

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

Title: Neolithization: sedentism and food production in the early Neolithic (7000-5000 BC)

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph The archaeology of China: from the late paleolithic to the early bronze age

Published By: Original publisher The archaeology of China: from the late paleolithic to the early bronze age Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 2012. 123-168 p. ill., maps

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication Li Liu ; Xingcan Chen

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 Identification (101); Culture summary (105); Domesticated animals (231); Cereal agriculture (243); Preservation and storage of food (251); Food preparation (252); Land use (311); Ceramic technology (323); Lithic industries (324); Settlement patterns (361); Production and supply (433); Burial practices and funerals (764);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document The authors discuss twelve Early Neolithic subcultures in the eastern half of China, providing summaries of each, focusing on the level of sedentism and on subsistence modes, including the use of domesticates. Only the cultures located in North China (Xinglongwa, Cishan, Beifudi, Houli, Peiligang, Baijia, and Dadiwan ) are within the Yellow River Early Neolithic Tradition.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 11

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. af45-011

Document Type: May include journal articles, essays, collections of essays, monographs or chapters/parts of monographs. Component part(s), monograph

Language: Language that the document is written in English

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document Not Applicable

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 Archaeologists-4

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). 9000-7000 BP

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

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Peilgang//Antiquities, Prehistoric--China


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