From the Inside Flap
Chinese Society in the Age of Confucius is based on the most up-to-date archaeological discoveries. It introduces new data, as well as new ways to think about them - modes of analysis that, while familiar to archaeological practitioners in the West and in Japan, are herein applied to evidence from the Chinese Bronze Age for the first time.
About the Author
Lothar von Falkenhausen is professor of Chinese archaeology and art history at the University of California, Los Angeles.