Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “The Chinese Neolithic: Trajectories to Early States” as Want to Read:
The Chinese Neolithic: Trajectories to Early States
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

The Chinese Neolithic: Trajectories to Early States

(New Studies in Archaeology)

by
4.33  ·  Rating details ·  3 ratings  ·  0 reviews
The Yellow River valley of China, during the period ca. 7000-1500, saw the transformation of egalitarian societies into stratified chiefdoms giving rise to early states. This book examines that transformation, emphasizing the interplay of many factors affecting these processes, such as climatic fluctuation, population movements, inter-group competition, warfare, and long-d ...more
Paperback, 332 pages
Published October 18th 2007 by Cambridge University Press (first published January 1st 2005)
More Details... Edit Details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about The Chinese Neolithic, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about The Chinese Neolithic

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

Showing 1-23
Average rating 4.33  · 
Rating details
 ·  3 ratings  ·  0 reviews


More filters
 | 
Sort order
Start your review of The Chinese Neolithic: Trajectories to Early States
David Pilgrim
rated it really liked it
Oct 05, 2017
Ethan
rated it really liked it
Sep 07, 2015
LPenting
rated it it was amazing
Oct 27, 2013
Rebecca O'Sullivan
marked it as to-read
Jan 28, 2013
Ajh
marked it as to-read
Jul 14, 2013
Galen Wiley
marked it as to-read
Sep 17, 2011
Jbondandrews
marked it as to-read
Nov 30, 2013
Yasmin
marked it as to-read
Nov 30, 2013
Eadweard
marked it as to-read
Jul 11, 2014
Bryan
marked it as to-read
Dec 10, 2014
Nadia
marked it as to-read
Feb 16, 2016
Danilo
marked it as to-read
Feb 27, 2017
Zeke
marked it as to-read
Jun 30, 2017
Kola
marked it as to-read
Jan 06, 2018
Zvr
added it
May 17, 2018
Shannon
marked it as to-read
Jun 08, 2018
Joseph McGuire
marked it as to-read
Mar 21, 2019
Padma Krishnan
marked it as to-read
Apr 04, 2019
Chet Patterson
marked it as to-read
Jul 14, 2019
rêveur d'art
marked it as to-read
Aug 18, 2019
Jonathan
marked it as to-read
Nov 29, 2019
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Other books in the series

New Studies in Archaeology (1 - 10 of 12 books)
  • Stylistic Variation in Prehistoric Ceramics: Design Analysis in the American Southwest
  • The Archaeology of Political Structure: Settlement Analysis in a Classic Maya Polity
  • Emerging Complexity: The Later Prehistory of South-East Spain, Iberia and the West Mediterranean
  • Thoughtful Foragers: A Study of Prehistoric Decision Making
  • Nomads in Archaeology
  • Domestic Ceramic Production and Spatial Organization: A Mexican Case Study in Ethnoarchaeology
  • The Archaeology of Rank
  • Architecture and Power in the Ancient Andes: The Archaeology of Public Buildings
  • Coins and Power in Late Iron Age Britain
  • Making History in Banda: Anthropological Visions of Africa's Past

News & Interviews

There are many ways to take action against racism. Reading in order to learn more about oppression and how to oppose it is just one of those ways...
475 likes · 290 comments