Anne Underhill

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Professor of Anthropology; Chair, Anthropology
203-436-4258
Address: 
51 Hillhouse Ave, Room 208, New Haven, CT 06511
Areas of interest : 
East Asian and Chinese Archaeology; Regional Settlement and Economic Organization during Late Prehistoric and Early Bronze Age Periods in Rizhao Area of Southeastern Shandong; Craft Production; Ceramics; Exchange Systems; Diet; Mortuary Ritual; Ethnic Minority Cultures of China; and Museum Anthropology
Region: 
China, Transregional

Courses

ANTH 397, ARCG 397

Archaeology of East Asia

Introduction to the findings and practice of archaeology in China, Japan, Korea, and southeast Asia. Methods used by archaeologists to interpret social organization, economic organization, and ritual life. Attention to major transformations such as the initial peopling of an area, establishment of farming villages, the development of cities, interregional interactions, and the nature of political authority.

Term: Spring 2019
Day/Time: T 9:25 AM - 11:15 AM
ANTH 797, ARCG 797

Archaeology of East Asia

Introduction to the findings and practice of archaeology in China, Japan, Korea, and southeast Asia. Methods used by archaeologists to interpret social organization, economic organization, and ritual life. Attention to major transformations such as the initial peopling of an area, establishment of farming villages, the development of cities, interregional interactions, and the nature of political authority.

Term: Spring 2019
Day/Time: T 9:25 AM - 11:15 AM