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Early Chinese civilization : anthropological perspectives. [中國古典文化]
AuthorChang Kwang-chih [Zhang Guangzhi 張光直], 1931-2001
Pub. LocationTaibei Shi 台北市PublisherRainbow-Bridge Book Co. 虹橋書店
Date1976Phys. Desc.xv, 229 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
LocationDir. Office Gallery NorthCall NumberDS723.C38 1976
Early Chinese civilization : anthropological perspectives / K. C. Chang.
Parallel title in Chinese: 中國古典文化.
Reprint. Originally published: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1975. (Harvard-Yenching Institute monograph series ; v. 23).
Includes bibliographical references (p. [199]-215) and index.

The beginnings of agriculture in the Far East -- China toward urban life -- Urbanism and the king in ancient China -- Towns and cities in ancient China -- The lineage system of the Shang and Chou Chinese and its political implications -- Some dualistic phenomena in Shang society -- Food and food vessels in ancient China -- A classification of Shang and Chou myths -- Changing relationships of man and animal in Shang and Chou myths and art.

Subject(s)China--History--To 221 B.C.
China--Civilization--To 221 B.C.
China--History--Shang dynasty, 1766-1122 B.C.
China--History--Zhou dynasty, 1122-221 B.C.
SeriesHarvard-Yenching Institute monograph series ; 23
Rec. TypeBookLanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute Library [ASCC]Rec. #18293