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|Title: ||Transition from foraging to farming in northeast China|
|Authors: ||Jia, Wei Ming|
|Keywords: ||prehistoric economy;farming transition;agriculture;northeast China|
|Issue Date: ||2005|
|Publisher: ||University of Sydney. Philosophical & history enquries|
|Abstract: ||This thesis is using a framework to analyse the process of transition from foraging to farming in northeast China. Tool complexes analysis is the particular method used to retreive prehistoric economies. Based on the result of these case studies about prehistoric economies in northeast China, this thesis attemp to apply the availability model of transition to farming in northern Europe, proposed by Zvelebil and Rowley-Convy, in the new area northeast China. The result of this research has implicated that the transition to farming in prehistory is the result of the interaction between human societies and environment. among many factors in this interaction, the motivation that prehistoric societies choosing agriculture economy to meet social, political and economic needs would have to be the major one leading to the transition occurred.|
|Rights and Permissions: ||Copyright Jia, Wei Ming;http://www.library.usyd.edu.au/copyright.html|
|Appears in Collections:||Sydney Digital Theses (Open Access)|
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