Li, Yuecong. Environmental context of a Neolithic site at Beifudi, north-west Hebei Province, China

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

Title: Environmental context of a Neolithic site at Beifudi, north-west Hebei Province, China

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph Journal of archaeological science -- Vol. 38, no. 10

Published By: Original publisher Journal of archaeological science -- Vol. 38, no. 10 London ; New York: Academic Press. 2011. 2502-2508 p. ill., map

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication Li Yuecong, Xu Qinghai, Duan Hongzhen, Bunting M. Jane

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 Recording and collecting in the field (126); Organization and analysis of results of research (128); Dating methods in archaeology (1211); Laboratory analysis of materials other than dating methods in archaeology (1212); Climate (132); Topography and geology (133); Flora (137); Land use (311); Settlement patterns (361); Chronologies and culture sequences (911); Cultural stratigraphy (912);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document The Beifudi site is important for its early evidence of religious practice, as seen in buried offerings and fired-clay masks. The authors describe the analysis and results of pollen samples collected from a soil profile located a few hundred meters from the site for a better understanding of the local environment and climate, and their effects on human activity.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 22

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. af45-022

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

Language: Language that the document is written in English

Note: Includes bibliographical references (p.2508)

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document 2003-2004

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, Archaeobotanist, Paleoclimatologist-5

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. Sarah Berry; 2019

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 9000-6000 BP

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

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Yellow River Region (China)--Antiquities


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