Discover China's Past and Present at the Archaeological Field School at Yangguanzhai, China
This is a summer opportunity from June 17, 2012 to July 21, 2012, spanning 5 weeks!
Published: Friday, March 02, 2012
Sunday, June 17, 2012
12:00 AM - 11:45 PM
Yangguanzhai is located in the Jing River Valley, near Xi’an, in northwestern China. This site has been designated as one of China's "Most Important Archaeology Finds of 2008." Located in the central area of the Yangshao Culture’s Miaodigou Phase, Yangguanzhai will provide essential information to our knowledge of Neolithic settlement, social organization, economic, and perhaps ritual
This field school is a collaborative project between the Institute for Field Research, the Shaanxi Archaeological Academy and Xibei University in Xi’an, China, and California State University Northridge.
Dr. Ye Wa, UCLA, Field School Director
Dr. Zhouyong Sun, Shaanxi Institute of Archaeology, Xi'an, Co-Director
Professor Lothar von Falkenhausen, UCLA, Co-Director
Anke Hein, UCLA, Teaching Assistant
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