This volume brings together for the first time a significant body of Professor Barnes' scholarly writing on Japanese early state formation, brought together so that successive topics form a coherent overview of the problems and solutions of ancient Japan. The writings are, in some cases, the only studies of these topics available in English and they differ from the majority of other articles on the subject in being anthropological rather than cultural or historical in nature.No more bronze arrowheads, bronze staff ferrules, bronze spiral ornaments or stone bracelet varieties. MK-6 (first half ... Jar-shaped stirrups, petal-shaped harness ornaments and harness jingle bells make their appearance. LK-9 (first half ofanbsp;...
|Title||:||State Formation in Japan|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2007-03-12|