Cultural correlates of ceramic styles

Cross-Cultural Research Vol/Iss. 41 Published In Pages: 223-235
By Peregrine, Peter N.


This study replicates John L. Fischer's (1961) cross-cultural analysis to demonstrate the correlation between art styles and social hierarchy and postmarital residence. The author suggests that archaeological ceramics might be used to predict social characteristics of prehistoric societies.


Author conducted study on eHRAF World Cultures first and then followed up with research on eHRAF Archaeology


Sample Used Coded Data Comment
eHRAF World CulturesCombination
eHRAF ArchaeologyResearchers Own

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