Tag Archives: Peking University

The Formation and Development of a Shang City

A Review of Becoming a Capital: Formation and Development of Zhengzhou Shang City 鄭州商代都邑地位的形成與發展, by Weidong Hou 侯衛東 In this inspiring dissertation, Weidong Hou reconstructs…

Social Transformation in Songshan 2500-1600 BCE

A review of Social Transformation from the Longshan Period to the Erlitou Period: Songshan and Beyond 從龍山到二里頭──以嵩山南北為中心, by Li Zhang 張莉. For many anthropologists and…