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Recent publications

Burt, B and L Bolton (eds) 2014: The things we value: Culture and History in Solomon Islands Sean Kingston Publishing, Canon Pyon

Giblin, J. D. 2014. Toward a Political Ethic in African Archaeology, Azania: Archaeological Research in Africa. Special Edition: Ethics in African Archaeology DOI:10.1080/0067270X.2014.906186

Giblin, J. D., King, R., Smith, B. 2014. Introduction: de-centring ethical assumptions by re-centring ethical debate in African archaeology, Azania: Archaeological Research in Africa. Special Edition: Ethics in African Archaeology DOI:10.1080/0067270X.2014.906186

McKinney, N. 2014.  ‘Ancestral Remains from Oceania:  Histories and Relationships in the Collection of the British Museum’.  In Fletcher, A., Antoine, D. & Hill, J.D. (eds) , Regarding the Dead: Human Remains in the British Museum.  London: British Museum Press (pp. 34-42).

Sculthorpe, G. 2014. Introduction: Caring for, conserving and storing human remains. In A. Fletcher, Daniel Antoine and JD Hill (eds) Regarding the Dead: Human Remains in the British Museum. British Museum Press:31-33

Spring, C. 2014. Arterial lines BM Magazine, Spring/summer 2014, pp 40-42

 

Bolton, L., N. Thomas, E. Bonshek, J. Adams and B. Burt (eds) 2013 Melanesia: Art and Encounter London: British Museum Press

Burt, Ben, 2013: World Art: An introduction to the art in artefacts. Berg Publishers, London

Cooper, Jago, 2013: Building Resilience in Island Communities: a paleotempestological perspective. In eds Clift, P., Flad, R., Fuller, D. Climates, Landscapes and Civilisations. American Geophysical Union Special Monographs.

Cooper, Jago, 2013: The Climatic Context for Caribbean Archaeology. In eds. Hofman, C., Keegan, W.F. & Rodriguez Ramos, R. Oxford Handbook for Caribbean Archaeology. Oxford University Press, Oxford.

Alice V.M. Samson; Jago E. Cooper; Miguel A. Nieves; Reniel Rodríguez Ramos, Patricia N. Kambesis & Michael J. Lace: December 2013, ‘Cavescapes in the Pre-Columbian Caribbean’, Antiquity  Vol. 087 Issue 338

Vila Llonch, Elisenda, 2013: Beyond El Dorado: power and gold in ancient Colombia. The British Museum Press, London.