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Unformatted text preview: 8. Eunuchs were functionaries of the state 9. Different scapula were used for different topics 10. Bones can be manipulated to give desired answers to scapula questions 11. Writing on bronzes indicating names 12. Later standardization made common writing system 13. Royal burials had thousands of sacrificial victims brought in as captives 14. Extensive use of force led to the downfall of the elites viii.Zhou Dynasty 1. Similar to the Shang in many ways 2. Bone use substituted for bamboo writing ix. Shi Huang Ti and Qin rule (Qin Dynasty) 1. Destroyed past societies documents and cultures 2. Destroyed Confucian texts 3. Established roads 4. First use of paper 5. Regulated weights and measures 6. Saved some texts to legitimize power 7. Stopped the practice of human sacrifice 8. Terracotta warriors in the tomb for himself x. Han Dynasty (206 BC to AD 220) 1. North central...
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This note was uploaded on 11/08/2009 for the course ANTHRO 100 taught by Professor Bowie during the Spring '08 term at University of Wisconsin.
- Spring '08