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East Asia’s Link to the South China Sea and Gulf Traders

Jun Kimura

in Archaeology of East Asian Shipbuilding

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780813061184
eISBN:
9780813051161
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813061184.003.0008
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

The chapter pursues the chronological linkage of the two shipbuilding traditions: the East China Sea tradition and South China Sea tradition. The latter tradition has been advocated in a pioneering ... More


Cuban-Chinese Relations after the End of the Cold War

Carlos Alzugaray Treto

in Cuba in a Global Context: International Relations, Internationalism, and Transnationalism

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780813049106
eISBN:
9780813046709
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049106.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

Sino-Cuban relations have vastly improved since the end of the Cold War and they will continue to develop and increase in both the economic and political fields. For Cuba, China is a strategic ally, ... More


Dental Wear and Oral Health as Indicators of Diet among the Early Qin People: A Case Study from the Xishan Site, Gansu Province

Wei Miao, Wang Tao, Zhao Congcang, Liu Wu, and Wang Changsui

in Bioarchaeology of East Asia: Movement, Contact, Health

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780813044279
eISBN:
9780813046266
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813044279.003.0011
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

The Qin people played a significant role in the rise and unification of Imperial China. Bioarchaeological investigation of oral health and wear on dental material from the Bronze Age Qin site of ... More


Life on the Frontier: The Paleopathology of Human Remains from the Chinese Early Imperial Taojiazhai Mortuary site

Zhang Jinglei

in Bioarchaeology of East Asia: Movement, Contact, Health

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780813044279
eISBN:
9780813046266
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813044279.003.0013
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

The Qinghai Province, on the frontier between the Loess Plateau and the Qunhai-Tibet Plain, was constituted as a buffer zone between steppe nomads and the farming populations of early Imperial China ... More


Chinese and Japanese Migration in Context

Douglas E. Ross

in An Archaeology of Asian Transnationalism

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780813044583
eISBN:
9780813046150
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813044583.003.0005
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

This chapter establishes a detailed historical context for interpreting archaeological data from Don and Lion Islands and other diasporic Asian communities. It provides information on traditional and ... More


The Promise of Globalization: Sustainable Tourism Development and Environmental Policy in Cuba

Ricardo Pérez

in Cuba in a Global Context: International Relations, Internationalism, and Transnationalism

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780813049106
eISBN:
9780813046709
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049106.003.0010
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

With the collapse of the socialist trading bloc at the start of the 1990s, Cuba suffered a major economic and political setback that forced the island government to consider alternative options for ... More


Leveraging the Dead: The Ethnography of Ancestors

Jon B. Hageman and Erica Hill

in The Archaeology of Ancestors: Death, Memory, and Veneration

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780813062518
eISBN:
9780813051154
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813062518.003.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

This chapter details the history of the anthropology of ancestors, beginning with the late nineteenth-century work of classical historians and sociologists. The development of the concept of ... More


The Archaeology of Ancestors

Erica Hill and Jon B. Hageman

in The Archaeology of Ancestors: Death, Memory, and Veneration

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780813062518
eISBN:
9780813051154
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813062518.003.0002
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

This chapter provides an overview of archaeological approaches to ancestor veneration in the past. Two major works (by Patricia McAnany and Mary Helms) moved the study of ancestors beyond the ... More


Memory, Power, and Death in Chinese History and Prehistory

Roderick Campbell

in The Archaeology of Ancestors: Death, Memory, and Veneration

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780813062518
eISBN:
9780813051154
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813062518.003.0003
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

This chapter focuses on China, the location of some of the most influential studies of ancestors in anthropology. A key theme that emerges is that Chinese ancestors have a history: their meaning and ... More


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