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Japanese prehistory.

Japanese prehistory.

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Published by Univ. of Hawaii in Honolulu .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Some articles originally presented at a symposium on the prehistory of Japan held at Trent University, Canada, 1975.

SeriesAsian perspectives -- 19:1
The Physical Object
Pagination(6), 200 p. :
Number of Pages200
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21863283M

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This iconoclastic work on the prehistory of Japan and of South East Asia challenges entrenched views on the origins of Japanese society and identity. The social changes that took place in Japan in the time-period when the Jomon culture was replaced by the Yayoi culture were of exceptional magnitude, going far beyond those of the so-called Cited Japanese prehistory.

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A Paleolithic culture aro BC constitutes the first known habitation of the Japanese archipelago. This was followed from aro BC (the start of the Jomon period) by a Mesolithic to Neolithic semi-sedentary hunter-gatherer culture, who include ancestors of both the contemporary Ainu people and Yamato people, characterized by pit dwelling and.

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