Cultural correlates of ceramic styles

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


Political integration in ethnographically-described societies is positively associated with complexity of ceramic art design and ceramic art styles (225)


Only 16 cultures could be rated in eHRAF World Cultures that still made ceramics; political integration significantly related to complexity of style (.37), but not to complexity of design


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