During the Hundred Schools period (600-221 BCE) Chinese cultures changed significantly as ideas were contested amongst the ruling elite.
What do we know of peasant cultures in China during this period? What was their yearly economy? Their diet? Their marriage customs? Their religions? Do we have accounts of their lives and thoughts? Do we have waste fragment texts explaining their culture?
What was the every day life of the ordinary person in China in this period, and which major sources support such an account?