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29 Korea: archaeology

Prehistory

Part II: Holocene migrations

  1. Seonbok Yi

Published Online: 4 FEB 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781444351071.wbeghm829

The Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration

The Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration

How to Cite

Yi, S. 2013. 29 Korea: archaeology. The Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 FEB 2013

Abstract

During the Holocene, the Korean peninsula witnessed significant interactions with adjacent parts of eastern Asia, some no doubt involving migration. Korea was also the source region for the Yayoi Japanese during the 1st millennium bce.

Keywords:

  • archaeology;
  • Asia;
  • Holocene