State Formation in Korea: Historical and Archaeological Perspectives
This volume brings together for the first time a significant body of Gina Barnes' scholarly work on early Korean State formation, integrated so that successive topics form a coherent overview of the problems and solutions in peninsular state formation.
Gina Barnes' writings differ from the majority of other articles on this subject in being anthropological rather than cultural or historical in nature, and they define the field for the English-language reader.
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A Review of Historical
CHAPTER TWO Thoughts on Prestate Cultural Development
CHAPTER THREE The Development of Stoneware Technology
The advent of stoneware
Korean kiln excavations
Local armour and its political significance
CHAPTER SEVEN Introducing Kaya History and Archaeology
CHAPTER EIGHT The Emergence and Expansion of Silla from
The use of stone in Yongnam burials
Silla clan cemeteries
Silla expansion through archaeology
3rd century 4th century Ancient Anon archaeological armour Asian Bronze Age capital cemeteries century BC ceramic Ch'oe Ch'oi Chapter China Chinese Choi Choson commandery construction cuirass culture Dynasty earthenware elite Figure firing temperatures formation Gardiner Han River Han'guk helmet Hwangnam Iron Age Isong Sansong Japan Japanese Karak Kukki Kaya Kim J.B. Kim W.Y. Kimhae King Koguryo Korea Journal Korean peninsula Korean Studies Kyongju Kyongju Basin Lee K.B. Lelang Lelang commandery located Mahan Mimana Mongch'on T'osong mounded tomb National Museum northern Paekche Plain Pottery plates Pokch'on-dong polity postulated Proto-Three Kingdoms period protohistoric Pusan Puyo Pyonhan region Research River basin royal Samguk Sagi Samguk Yusa Samhan Sanguozhi Saro scholars Seoul shellmound sherds Shin Silla social society southern Korean stone chamber stone-piled stoneware Tae-Kaya Three Kingdoms period Tomb Cluster traditional tribal vitrification Wajil pottery walled sites ware Yamato Yongnam Zhou