Journal article icon

Journal article

Changing clays: Raw material preferences in the ‘Neolithic’ ceramic assemblages of the Upper Vitim Basin

Abstract:

This paper provides a contextual summary of a diachronic analysis of ceramic vessels and hunter-gatherer societies from the final Pleistocene to the later Holocene in a remote corner of the Vitim Basin in Eastern Siberia. An integrated programme of ceramic analysis, raw materials survey, and archaeological investigation are drawn into new models of group mobility and social behaviour. The results challenge widespread assumptions about the relationship between ceramics, sedentarization, and so...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted Manuscript

Actions


Access Document


Files:
Publisher copy:
10.1017/ppr.2017.12

Authors


More by this author
Department:
Oxford, SSD, School of Archaeology, Archaeology Research Lab
Role:
Author
University of Sheffield Project Studentship More from this funder
Baikal Archaeology Project More from this funder
University of Sheffield Excellence Exchange Scheme More from this funder
Bennett Trust More from this funder
BOREAS project More from this funder
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press Publisher's website
Journal:
Proceedings of the Prehistoric Society Journal website
Volume:
83
Pages:
137-153
Publication date:
2017-10-10
Acceptance date:
2016-11-25
DOI:
ISSN:
0079-497X
Pubs id:
pubs:681876
URN:
uri:773181a3-1077-4ad4-8b88-5857db718982
UUID:
uuid:773181a3-1077-4ad4-8b88-5857db718982
Local pid:
pubs:681876

Terms of use


Metrics


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP