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Recent Publications by JIAAW Faculty and Students


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Moser, C. 2014. "Linear Reflections: Ritual Memory and Material Repetition at the Thirteen Altars at Lavinium." In Locating the Sacred: Theoretical Approaches to the Emplacement of Religion, edited by C. Moser and C. Feldman. Oxford: Oxbow/Joukowsky Institute Publication.

Moser, C. and C. Feldman, eds. 2014. Locating the Sacred: Theoretical Approaches to the Emplacement of Religion. Oxford: Oxbow/Joukowsky Institute Publication.

Moser, C. and C. Feldman. 2014. Introduction. In Locating the Sacred: Theoretical Approaches to the Emplacement of Religion, edited by C. Moser and C. Feldman. Oxford: Oxbow/Joukowsky Institute Publication.

Urban, T.M., C. Vella, E. Bocancea, C.A. Tuttle, and S.E. Alcock. 2014.  "A Geophysical Investigation of a Newly Discovered Early Bronze Age Site Near Petra, Jordan". Journal of Archaeological Science 42: 260-272. 

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Alcock, S.E. and J.F. Cherry. 2013. "Ch. 13: The Mediterranean World." In The Human Past (Revised 3rd edition), edited by C. Scarre. London: Thames & Hudson: 472-517.

Bestock, L. 2013. Review of Religion and Ritual in Ancient Egypt; Egyptian Archaeology: Emily Teeter; Willeke Wendrich, ed. American Journal of Archaeology January 2013 (117.1).

Cherry, J.F., J.L. Davis, and A. Kalogirou. 2013. "The Nemea Valley in the Early Bronze Age." In The Corinthia and the Northeast Peloponnesus: Topography and History from Prehistoric Times until the End of Antiquity. Proceedings of the International Conference Organized by the Directorate of Prehistoric and Classical Antiquities, the LZ’ Ephorate of Prehistoric and Classical Antiquities and the German Archaeological Institute, Athens, Held at Loutraki, March 26-29, 2009, edited by K. Kissas and W.D. Niemeier. Athenaia 4. Munich: Hirmer Verlag: 333-43.

Cherry, J.F., K. Ryzewski, and L.J. Pecoraro. 2013. "'A Kind of Sacred Place': The Rock and Roll Ruins of AIR Studios, Montserrat." In Archaeologies of Mobility and Movement, edited by M.C. Beaudry and T.G. Parno, 181-198. New York: Springer Verlag.

Harmanşah, Ö. 2013. Cities and the Shaping of Memory in the Ancient Near East. New York and Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Pilaar Birch, S.E. 2013. “Stable Isotopes in Zooarchaeology” in Pilaar Birch, S.E. and K. Kirsanow, (ed.), Integrating Zooarchaeology and Stable Isotope Analyses. Archaeological and Anthropological Sciences 5: 81-83.

Pilaar Birch, S.E. 2013. "Using Social Media for Research Dissemination: The Digital Research Video Project." Internet Archaeology 35. doi:10.11141/ia.35.4 (open access).

Sandiford, T. 2013. "Ptolemaic Houses at Abydos." Egyptian Archaeology 43: 8-10.

Urban, T.M., E. Bocancea, C. Vella, S. N. Herringer, S.E. Alcock and C.A. Tuttle. 2013. "Investigating Ancient Dams in Petra’s Northern Hinterland with Ground Penetrating Radar." The Leading Edge 32 (2): 190-192.

Xella, P., J. Quinn, V. Melchiorri and P. van Dommelen. 2013. "Phoenician Bones of Contention." Antiquity 87 (338): 1199-1207.

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Alcock, S.E. and A.R. Knodell. 2012. "Landscapes North of and Nearby Petra: The Petra Area and Wadi Silaysil Survey (Brown University Petra Archaeological Project, 2010-2011)". Supplement to Proceedings of the Seminar for Arabian Studies 42: 5-16.

Alcock, S.E., J. Bodel, and R.J.A. Talbert, eds. 2012. Highways, Byways, and Road Systems in the Pre-Modern World. Malden, MA and Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell.

Alcock, S.E. and J.F. Cherry. 2012. "A Conversation with Sue Alcock and John Cherry." In Archaeology in the Making: Conversations Through a Discipline, edited by W.L. Rathje, M. Shanks, and C. Witmore, 229-47. London: Routledge.

Alcock, S.E. and R. Osborne, eds. 2012. Blackwell Studies in Global Archaeology: Classical Archaeology.  Second Edition. Malden, MA and Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell.

Bestock, L. 2012. “Abydos, Egypt”; “Human Sacrifice, Pharaonic Egypt”; and “Early Dynastic Period, Egypt". In The Encyclopedia of Ancient History, Wiley-Blackwell.

Bestock, L. 2012. “Early Egyptian Writing in Context.” In Early Writing and Agency in Archaeology, edited by J. Englehardt. University Press of Colorado.

Cherry, J.F.. 2012. "The Personal and the Political: The Greek World." In Blackwell Studies in Global Archaeology: Classical Archaeology  Second Edition, edited by S.E. Alcock and R. Osborne, 295-315. Malden, MA and Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell.

Cherry, J.F., K. Ryzewski, and T.P. Leppard. 2012. "Multi-Period Landscape Survey and Site Risk Assessment on Montserrat, West Indies." The Journal of Island and Coastal Archaeology 7.2: 282-302.

Cherry, J.F., K. Ryzewski, T.P. Leppard, and E. Bocancea. 2012. "The Earliest Phase of Settlement in the Eastern Caribbean: New Evidence from Montserrat." Antiquity 333.

Commito, A. and F. Rojas. 2012. "The Aqueducts of Aphrodisias." In Aphrodisias V: The Aphrodisias Regional Survey, edited by C. Ratté and P. D. De Staebler, 239-307. Darmstadt/Mainz: Verlag Philipp von Zabern.

Dufton, A. and C. Fenwick. 2012. "Beyond the Grave: Developing New Tools for Medieval Cemetery Analysis at Villamagna, Italy." In Thinking Beyond the Tool: Archaeological Computing and the Interpretive Process, edited by A. Chrysanthi, P. M. Flores, and C. Papadopoulos, 155-167. Oxford: British Archaeological Reports.

Fachard, S. 2012. The Defense of the Territory. Study of the Eretrian Chora and Its Fortifications. ERETRIA Series, volume XXI. Gollion: Swiss School of Archaeology.

Harmanşah, Ö. 2012.  "Beyond Aššur: New Cities and the Assyrian Politics of Landscape." BASOR 365: 53-77.

Harmanşah, Ö. 2012. "Critical Archaeologies for Political Engagements with Place" (Kritische Archaeologie: der Ort als Thema politischer Auseinandersetzung). Forum Kritische Archäologie 1: 134-140.

Knapp, A.B., J.F. Cherry and P. van Dommelen. 2012. "Editorial: JMA's Silver Anniversary (1988-2012)." Journal of Mediterranean Archaeology 25.2: 129-46.

Moscoloni, M. and C. Vella. 2012. "The Tas-Silg Lithic Assemblage: Preliminary Observations on Lithic Typology and Technological Choices from the 2003-2010 Seasons." Scienze dell'Antichita 18: 65-82. 

Opitz, R. and J. Nowlin. 2012. "Photogrammetric Modeling + GIS: Better Methods for Working with Mesh Data." ArcUser 15.2: 46-49.

Ryzewski, K. and J.F. Cherry. 2012. "Communities and Archaeology under the Soufrière Hills Volcano on Montserrat, West Indies." Journal of Field Archaeology 37(4): 316-27.

Urban, T.M., S.E. Alcock and C.A. Tuttle. 2012. "Virtual Discoveries at a Wonder of the World: Geophysical Investigations and Ancient Plumbing at Petra, Jordan." Antiquity 331.

Vella, C., J. Donta, J. Nadeau, J. Reti, and N. Weigel. 2012. "Notes on the 'Everybody Made Stone Tools: Exploring Lithic Methodology' Conference". Journal of Lithic Technology 37 (1): 63-65.

Vella, C., T.M. Urban, E. Bocancea, C.A. Tuttle and S.E. Alcock. 2012. "Discovery of an Early Bronze Age Settlement of Jabal al-Qarn Near Petra, Jordan." Antiquity 086 (334). 

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Alcock, S.E. and C.A. Tuttle. 2011. "Brown University Petra Archaeological Project - 2011 Season". Munjazat 12.

Becker, J.A. and J. Nowlin. 2011. "Orientalizing Infant Burials from Gabii, Italy." BABESCH 86:9-21.

Bestock, L. and C. Knoblauch. 2011. “Four Thousand Years in Abydos: A Preliminary Report on the Architecture and Ceramics of the 2004-5 Excavations in the North Cemetery, West.” In Mitteilungen des Deutschen Archäologischen Instituts, Abteilung Kairo 65 (2009): 211-252.

Bestock, L. 2011. “The First Kings of Egypt: The Abydos Evidence.” In Earliest Egypt, edited by E. Teeter. Oriental Institute, Chicago: 139-148.

Garrison, T. and A.R. Knodell. 2011.  "Levantamiento topográfico de El Zotz". In Proyecto Archeológico "El Zotz": Informe No. 5, Temporada 2010, edited by J.L. Garrido López, S. Houston, and E. Román. Guatemala: Informe Entregado al Instituto de Antropología e Historia de Guatemala, 387-394.

Harmanşah, Ö. 2011.  "Moving Landscapes, Making Place: Cities, Monuments and Commemoration at Malizi/Melid."
Journal of Mediterranean Archaeology 24.1: 55-83.

Vella, C. 2011. "The Lithics". In Site, Artefacts and Landscape: Prehistorical Borg in-Nadur, Malta, edited by D. Tanasi & N. Vella. Monza: Polimetrica: 173-194.  

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Alcock, S.E. 2010. "The Stratigraphy of Serendipity." In Serendipity: Fortune and the Prepared Mind, edited by M. de Rond and I. Morley, 11-26. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Alcock, S.E. and C.A. Tuttle. 2010. "Brown University Petra Archaeological Project - 2010 Season". Munjazat 11.

Becker, J.A. 2010. “Gabii.” Fasti Online entry.

Bestock, L. 2010. Review of God’s Wife God’s Servant: the God’s Wife of Amun (c. 740-525 BC), by M. F. Ayad. Cambridge Archaelogical Journal 20.2: 289-290.

Cherry, J.F. 2010. Foreword to The Emergence of Civilisation: The Cyclades and the Aegean in the Third Millennium B.C., by C. Renfrew. Rev. ed., xxi-xxvi. Oxford: Oxbow Books.

Cherry, J.F. 2010. "Blockbuster! Museum Responses to Alexander the Great." In Responses to Oliver Stone's Alexander: Film, History, and Cultural Studies, edited by P. Cartledge and F. Greenland, 305-38. Wisconsin Studies in Classics. Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin Press.

Cherry, J.F. 2010. "Sorting out Crete’s Off-Island Prepalatial Interactions." In Archaic State Interaction: The Eastern Mediterranean in the Bronze Age, edited by M. Galaty and W. Parkinson, 107-140 Santa Fe, NM: SAR Press.

Cherry, J.F., E.H. Cline, M.L. Galaty, P.N. Kardulias, W.A. Parkinson, R. Schon, S. Sherratt, H. Tomas, and D. Wengrow. 2010. "Interaction Amidst Diversity: An Introduction to the Eastern Mediterranean Bronze Age." In Archaic State Interaction: The Eastern Mediterranean in the Bronze Age, edited by M. Galaty and W. Parkinson, 29-51. Santa Fe, NM: SAR Press.

Cherry, J.F., E. Faro, and L. Minc. 2010. "Field Survey and Geochemical Characterization of the Southern Armenian Obsidian Sources." Journal of Field Archaeology 35.2: 147-63.

Koerner, S. and I. Russell, eds. 2010. Unquiet Pasts: Risk Society, Lived Cultural Heritage, Re-designing Reflexivity. Surrey, UK: Ashgate.

Monteiro, L. 2010. “The Mezquita of  Córdoba is Made of More than Bricks: Towards a Broader Definition of the ‘Heritage’ Protected at UNESCO World Heritage Sites.” Archaeologies: Journal of the World Archaeological Congress 6: (currently online only).

Parkinson, W.A. and J.F. Cherry. 2010. "The Pylos Regional Archaeological Project, Part VIII. Lithics and Landscapes: A Messenian Perspective." Hesperia 79.1: 1-51.

Rehren, T., F.Marii, N. Schibille, L. Stanford, and C. Swan. 2010. "Glass Supply and Circulation in Early Byzantine Southern Jordan.” In Glas in Byzanz – Produktion, Verwendung, Analysen, edited by J. Drauschke and D. Keller, 65-81. Mainz: RGZM-Tagungen Band 8.

Sekedat, B. M. 2010. "No Place Like Stone? Assessing Social and Material Networks of Place at Quarries in Roman Anatolia." In TRAC 2009: Proceedings of the Nineteenth Annual Theoretical Roman Archaeology Conference, Michigan and Southampton 2009, edited by A. Moore, G. Taylor, E. Harris, P. Girdwood and L. Shipley, 23-30. Oxford: Oxbow.

Terrenato, N., A. Gallone, J.A. Becker, and S. Kay. 2010. "Urbanistica Ortogonale a Gabii: Risultati delle nuove prospezioni geofisiche e prospettive per il futuro.” In Lazio e Sabina VI: atti del convengo. Sesto incontro di Studi sul Lazio e Sabina, edited by G. Ghini, 237-48. Rome: Edizioni Quasar.

Vella, C. 2010. "The Lithic Assemblage at the Promontory Site of Ras il-Pellegrin." Traces in Time 1: 1-24.

Weiss, C. F. 2010. "Performativity of Place: Movement and Water in Second Century A.D. Ephesus" In TRAC 2009: Proceedings of the Nineteenth Annual Theoretical Roman Archaeology Conference, Michigan and Southampton 2009, edited by A. Moore, G. Taylor, E. Harris, P. Girdwood and L. Shipley. Oxford: Oxbow.

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Alcock, S.E. and J.F. Cherry. 2009. "Ch. 13: The Mediterranean World." In The Human Past, edited by C. Scarre. Revised 2nd ed., 472-517.  London: Thames & Hudson.

Becker, J.A. 2009. “Liguria.” In Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece and Rome, edited by M. Gagarin, 4.253-4. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Becker, J.A. 2009. Review of Styling Romanisation: Pottery and Society in Central Italy, by R. E. Roth. Journal of Roman Studies 99: 280-1.

Becker, J.A., M. Mogetta, and N. Terrenato. 2009.  “A New Plan for an Ancient Italian City: Gabii Revealed.” American Journal of Archaeology 113.4: 629-42.

Bestock, L. 2009. The Development of Royal Funerary Cult at Abydos: Two Funerary Enclosures from the Reign of Aha. Wiesbaden, Germany: Harrassowitz Verlag.

Damiata, B.N., J. K. Papadopoulos, M.G. Amore, S. P. Morris, L. Bejko, J.M. Marston, and J. Southon. 2009. "The Absolute Chronology of Albanian Archaeology: Radiocarbon Dates from Apollonia and Lofkënd." Iliria 33:135-186.

Fisher, K.D. 2009. "Elite Place-Making and Social Interaction in the Late Cypriot Bronze Age." Journal of Mediterranean Archaeology 22.2: 183-209.

Fisher, K.D. 2009. "Placing Social Interaction: An Integrative Approach to Analyzing Past Built Environments." Journal of Anthropological Archaeology 28: 439-57.

Fisher, K.D. 2009. Review of Views from Phlamoudhi, Cyprus, edited by J. Smith. Journal of the American Oriental Society 129.2: 25-6.

Harmansah, O. 2009. "Stones of Ayanis: New Urban Foundations and the Architectonic Culture in Urartu During the 7th C. BC." In Bautechnik im Antiken und Vorantiken Kleinasien. Internationale Konferenz 13-16 Juni 2007 in Istanbul. (Byzas 9), edited by Martin Bachmann, 177-197. Ege Yayınları: Istanbul.

Harmansah, O. 2009. "The Leech Pond at Kerkenes Dağ." Archeolog, April 30, 2009.

Kampen, N. 2009. Family Fictions in Roman Art. New York and Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Kampen, N. 2009. “Women’s Desire, Archaeology, and Feminist Theory,” in KOINE: Mediterranean Studies in Honor of R. Ross Holloway, D. Counts and A. Tuck, eds. Oxford: Oxbow Books.

Knodell, A.R. 2009. "Some Problems and Potential in Community Engagement and Making Archaeology Public." Archaeolog, August 28, 2009.

Marston, J.M. 2009. "Modeling Wood Acquisition Strategies from Archaeological Charcoal Remains." Journal of Archaeological Science 36: 2192-2200.

Terrenato, N. and J.A. Becker. 2009. “Il sito di Monte delle Grotte sulla via Flaminia e lo sviluppo della villa nel suburbio di Roma.” In Suburbium II: il Suburbio di Roma dalla fine dell’età monarchica alla nascita del sistema delle ville (V-II sec. a.C.), edited by V. Jolivet, C. Pavolini, M. A. Tomei, and R. Volpe, 393-401. (Collection de l’Ecole française de Rome; 419). Rome: École française de Rome.

Vella, C. 2009. "The Lithic Toolkit of the Late Neolithic Ta' Hagrat, Malta." Origini XXXI (IV): 85-102.

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Bestock, L. 2008. “The Early Dynastic Funerary Enclosures of Abydos.” Archéo-Nil 18: 42-59.

Bestock, L. 2008. “The Evolution of Royal Ideology: New Discoveries from the Reign of Aha.” In Egypt at its Origins 2: Proceedings of the International Conference “Origin of the State. Predynastic and Early Dynastic Egypt”, Toulouse (France), 5th-8th September 2005, edited by B. Midant-Reynes and Y. Tristant, 1091-1106. Leuven: Peeters.

Bestock, L. 2008. “An Undisturbed Subsidiary Burial from the Reign of Aha.” In Zeichen aus dem Sand: Streiflichter aus Ägyptens Geschichte zu Ehren von Günter Dreyer, edited by E. Engle, V. Müller and U. Hartung, 41-58. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz Verlag.

Cherry, J.F., E.Z. Faro, and L. Minc. 2008. "Field Exploration and Instrumental Neutron Activation Analysis of the Obsidian Sources in Southern Armenia." International Association for Obsidian Studies Bulletin 39 (Summer 2008): 3-6.

Cherry, J.F., S.W. Manning, S.E. Alcock, A.V. Tonikyan, and M.H. Zardaryan. 2008. "Radiocarbon Dates for the Second and First Millennia B.C. from Southern Armenia: Preliminary Results from the Vorotan Project, 2005-2006." Aramazd: Armenian Journal of Near Eastern Studies 2: 52-71.

Harmansah, O. 2008. Review of Diplomacy by Design: Luxury Arts and an "International Style" in the Ancient Near East, 1400-1200 BCE, by M.H. Feldman. Art Bulletin 90.1: 123-126.

Monteiro, L. 2008. “Ethnicity and Conflict in the Roman Conquest of Spain” in TRAC 2007: Proceedings of the Theoretical Roman Archaeology Conference, London 2007, 53-61. Oxford: Oxbow Books.

Monteiro, L. 2008. “Including Immigrants: How Art Museums Can Bring Together Old and New Americans.” International Journal of the Inclusive Museum 1(4): 139-146.

Monteiro, L. and D. Shoup. 2008. “When Past and Present Collide: the Ethics of Archaeological Stewardship.” Current Anthropology 49: 328-333.

Vella, C. 2008. "Distribution Patterns of Imported Lithic Tools in Early Neolithic Skorba." In Ta' Hagrat and Skorba: Ancient Monuments in a Modern World, edited by M. Zammit and J. Mallia, 69-80. Malta: Heritage Malta.

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Alcock, S.E. and R. Osborne, eds. 2007. Blackwell Studies in Global Archaeology: Classical ArchaeologyMalden, MA and Oxford: Blackwell Publishers.

Bestock, L. 2007. “Finding the First Dynasty Royal Family.” In The Archaeology and Art of Ancient Egypt: Essays in Honor of David B. O’Connor, edited by Z. A. Hawass and J. Richards, 99-108. Cairo: Supreme Council of Antiquities Press, distributed by American University in Cairo Press.

Fisher, K.D. 2007. "The Aegeanization of Cyprus at the End of the Bronze Age:  An architectural Perspective." In Cyprus, the Sea Peoples and the Eastern Mediterranean: Regional Perspectives of Continuity and Change, edited by T.P. Harrison. Scripta Mediterranea XVII-XVIII: 81-103.

Kampen, N. 2007. “The Family in Late Antique Art.” In Third Nordic Symposium on Gender and Women in Antiquity, L.L. Larsson and A. Strömberg, eds., 123-42. Stockholm: Astrom.

Kampen, N., assoc. ed. and contributor. 2007. Oxford Encyclopedia of Women in World History. New York: Oxford University Press.

Marston, J.M. 2007. "Language of Ritual Cursing in the Binding of Prometheus." Greek, Roman, and Byzantine Studies 47:121-133.

Monteiro, L. 2007: “The Present in the Past: Globalization and the Roman World”, review of Globalizing Roman Culture, by R. Hingley. Journal of Roman Archaeology 20: 549-554.