Publications 2015-Present

This lists BHAP-related publications only, by BHAP team members, from November 2014-November 2017. Publications are in descending order by year, categorized by type and listed by author (alphabetical order), with BHAP team members in bold font. Books (Single-Authored). Download pdf file of publications HERE

Books (Single-Authored)

2015
Jordan, P. (2015) Technology as Human Social Tradition: Cultural Transmission among Hunter-Gatherers (Origins of Human Behaviour and Culture 7). Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 412 pages.

Edited works

2017
Losey, R.J., Nomokonova, T. (Eds.). (2017) Holocene Zooarchaeology of Cis-Baikal. Archaeology in China and East Asia Volume 6, Northern Hunter-Gatherers Research Series Volume 7. German Archaeological Institute, Eurasia Department, Beijing Branch Office, 144 pages (8 chapters).

2016
Jordan, P., Weber, A.W. (Eds.). (2016) Holocene Hunter-Gatherer Archaeology of Northern Eurasia. Quaternary International, Special Issue, Volume 419, 194 pages (12 papers).
Lieverse, A.R., Ishida, H., Fukase, H. (eds.) (2016) Bioarchaeology of Northeast Asia. Quaternary International, Special Issue, Volume 405(Part B), Pages 1-254 (22 manuscripts).
Spengler, R.N., Tarasov, P.E., Wagner, M. (Eds.) (2016). Introduction and intensification of agriculture in Central Eurasia and adjacent regions. The Holocene, Volume 26 (10), 200 pages.

2014
Jordan, P. Gillam, J.C., Uchiyama, J. (Eds.). (2014) Neolithization of Cultural Landscapes in East Asia. Journal of World Prehistory, Special Issue, Volume 27, No 3-4 (7 papers).
Wagner, M., Jin, G., Tarasov, P.E. (Eds.) (2014). The Bridging Eurasia Research Initiative: Modes of mobility and sustainability in the palaeoenvironmental and archaeological archives from Eurasia. Quaternary International, Special Issue, Volume 348, 266 pages.

Book Chapters

2017
Losey, R.J., Nomokonova, T. (2017) Introduction and Acknowledgements. In Losey, R.J., Nomokonova, T. (Eds.) Holocene Zooarchaeology of Cis-Baikal, Archaeology in China and East Asia 6. Philipp von Zabern, Darmstadt, pp. 1-3.
Losey, R.J., Nomokonova, T. (2017) Chapter 1: Background, Methods, and Questions Posed. In Losey, R.J., Nomokonova, T. (Eds.) Holocene Zooarchaeology of Cis-Baikal, Archaeology in China and East Asia 6. Philipp von Zabern, Darmstadt, pp. 5-14.
Losey, R.J., Fleming, L., Nomokonova, T., Bazaliiskii, V.I., Klement'ev, A.M., Savel'ev, N.A. (2017) Chapter 3: Angara-Southwest Baikal. In Losey, R.J., Nomokonova, T. (Eds.) Holocene Zooarchaeology of Cis-Baikal, Archaeology in China and East Asia 6. Philipp von Zabern, Darmstadt, pp. 27-51.
Losey, R.J., Nomokonova, T., Kharinskii, A.V., Emel'ianova, I.A. (2017) Chapter 7: Baikal'skoe III. In Losey, R.J., Nomokonova, T. (Eds.) Holocene Zooarchaeology of Cis-Baikal, Archaeology in China and East Asia 6. Philipp von Zabern, Darmstadt, pp. 105-120.
Losey, R.J., Nomokonova, T. (2017) Chapter 8: Discussion and Conclusions. In Losey, R.J., Nomokonova, T. (Eds.) Holocene Zooarchaeology of Cis-Baikal, Archaeology in China and East Asia 6. Philipp von Zabern, Darmstadt, pp. 121-128.
Losey, R.J., Nomokonova, T., Savel'ev, N.A. (2017) Chapter 5: Bugul'deika II. In Losey, R.J., Nomokonova, T. (Eds.) Holocene Zooarchaeology of Cis-Baikal, Archaeology in China and East Asia 6. Philipp von Zabern, Darmstadt, pp. 71-80.
Nomokonova, T., Losey, R.J., Weber, A.W. (2017) Chapter 4: Sagan-Zaba II. In Losey, R.J., Nomokonova, T. (Eds.) Holocene Zooarchaeology of Cis-Baikal, Archaeology in China and East Asia 6. Philipp von Zabern, Darmstadt, pp. 53-69.
Nomokonova, T., Losey, R.J. (2017) Chapter 6: Little Sea Shoreline and Ol'khon Island. In Losey, R.J., Nomokonova, T. (Eds.) Holocene Zooarchaeology of Cis-Baikal, Archaeology in China and East Asia 6. Philipp von Zabern, Darmstadt, pp. 81-103.
Tarasov, P.E., Bezrukova, E.V., Müller, S., Kostrova, S.S., White, D. (2017) Chapter 2: Climate and Vegetation History. In Losey, R.J., Nomokonova, T. (Eds.) Holocene Zooarchaeology of Cis-Baikal, Archaeology in China and East Asia 6. Philipp von Zabern, Darmstadt, pp. 15-26.

2016
Lieverse, A.R. (2016) Foreword. In Robbins Schug G, Walimbe SR (Eds). A Companion to South Asia in the Past. Blackwell Companions to Anthropology. Chichester, West Sussex: Wiley Blackwell. Pp. x-xxv.

2015
Novikov, A.G., McKenzie, H.G., Goriunova, O.I., Lieverse, A.R. (2015) Russian Canadian archaeological research in Olkhon region (western coast of Lake Baikal) [in Russian]. Problems of Archaeology, Ethnography, Anthropology of Siberia and Neighbouring Territories. Novosibirsk: IAET SB RAS Press. XXI: 121-124.

2014
Schulting, R.J. (2014) Hunter-gatherer diet, subsistence and foodways. In V. Cummings, P. Jordan and M. Zvelebil (Eds.), Oxford Handbook of the Archaeology and Anthropology of Hunter‐Gatherers: pp. 1266-1287. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Theses

2016
Mack, B. Master's (September 2016)
Thesis Title: Osteoarthritis in Middle Holocene Hunter-Gatherers from the Cis-Baikal region of Siberia, Russia. University of Saskatchewan, SK. Supervisor: Dr. Angela Lieverse.
Purchase, S. Master's (June 2016)
Thesis Title: Infectious disease as an indicator of physiological stress in the Middle Holocene Cis-Baikal. University of Saskatchewan, SK. Supervisor: Dr. Angela Lieverse.
Shepard, B.A. Doctor of Philosophy in Anthropology (Fall 2016)
Dissertation Title: Human Mobility and Community Organization among Early Bronze Age Hunter-Gatherers of the Lake Baikal Region, Siberia. University of California, Los Angeles. Dissertation Committee Chair: Professor Jeanne E. Arnold.
Urlacher, R. Master's (December 2016)
Thesis Title: Beyond the Archive: Using Excavation Photography to Assess Skeletal Preservation at Khuzhir-Nuge XIV, an Early Bronze Age Cemetery on Lake Baikal. University of Alberta. Supervisor: Dr. Andrzej Weber.

2015
Moussa, N. Doctor of Philosophy in Medical Sciences-Laboratory Medicine & Pathology (June 2015)
Dissertation Title: Maternal and Paternal Polymorphisms in Prehistoric Siberian Populations of Lake Baikal. University of Alberta. Supervisors: Dr. Fiona Bamforth, Dr. Andrzej Weber and Dr. Martin Somerville.

Articles in Scholarly Journals

2017
Leipe, C., Sergusheva, E.A., Müller, S., Spengler III, R.N., Goslar, T., Kato, H., Wagner, M., Weber, A.W., Tarasov, P.E. (2017) Barley (Hordeum vulgare) in the Okhotsk culture (5th-10th century AD) of northern Japan and the role of cultivated plants in hunter-gatherer economies. PLoS ONE 12(3): e0174397. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0174397
Lieverse, A.R., Cooper, D.M.L., Bazaliiskii, V.I. (2017) Penetrating spinal injury: an extraordinary case of survival in Early Neolithic Siberia. International Journal of Osteoarchaeology 27: 508-514. doi:10.1002/oa.2568

2016
Abe, C., Leipe, C., Tarasov, P.E., Müller, S., Wagner, M. (2016) Spatio-temporal distribution of hunter-gatherer archaeological sites in the Hokkaido region (northern Japan): An overview. The Holocene 26(10): 1-19. https://doi.org/10.1177/0959683616641745
Faccia, K., Waters-Rist, A.L., Lieverse, A.R., Bazaliiskii, V.I., Stock, J.T., Katzenberg, M.A. (2016) Diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis (DISH) in a middle Holocene forager from Lake Baikal, Siberia: potential causes and the effect on quality of life. Quaternary International 405(B): 66-79. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.quaint.2015.10.011
Farrell, T. F. G., and Jordan, P. (2016) Prehistoric Uses of Circumpolar Mineral Resources: Insights and Emerging Questions from Arctic Archaeology. Polarforschung 86 (1): 1-13. DOI: 10.2312/polarforschung.86.1.1
Fitzhugh, B., Gjesfjeld, E.W., Brown, W.A., Hudson, M.J., Shaw, J.D. (2016) Resilience and the population history of the Kuril Islands, Northwest Pacific: A study in complex human ecodynamics. Quaternary International 419: 165-193. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.quaint.2016.02.003
Gibbs, K, Jordan, P. (2016) A comparative perspective on the ‘western' and ‘eastern' Neolithics of Eurasia: Ceramics; agriculture and sedentism. Quaternary International 419: 27-35. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.quaint.2016.01.069
Jordan, P., Weber, A.W. (2016) Persistent foragers: New insights into Holocene hunter-gatherer archaeology in northern Eurasia. Quaternary International 419: 1-4 (Editorial). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.quaint.2016.09.046
Jordan, P., Gibbs, K.T., Silva, F., Hommel, P., Steele, J. (2016) Modelling the diffusion of pottery technologies across Afro-Eurasia: emerging insights and future research. Antiquity 90 (351): 590-603. https://doi.org/10.15184/aqy.2016.68
Lieverse, A.R., Ishida, H., Fukase, H. (2016) Bioarchaeology of Northeast Asia. Quaternary International 405(B):1-2. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.quaint.2016.04.034
Lieverse, A.R., Mack, B., Bazaliiskii, V.I., Weber, A.W. (2016) Revisiting osteoarthritis in the Cis-Baikal: implications for cultural transition among middle Holocene foragers. Quaternary International 405(B):160-171. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.quaint.2015.03.019
Losey, R.J., Nomokonova, T., Savel'ev, N.A. (2016) Humans and animals at Bugul'deika II, a Trans-Holocene habitation site on the shore of Lake Baikal, Russia. Quaternary International 419: 62-73. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.quaint.2014.08.021
Lucquin, A., Gibbs, K., Uchiyama, J., Saul, H., Ajimoto, M., Eley, Y., ... Jordan, P.,...Craig, O. E. (2016) Ancient lipids document continuity in the use of early hunter-gatherer pottery through 9,000 years of Japanese prehistory. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science of the United States of America 113(15): 3991-3996. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1522908113
Lynch, S.C., Locock, A.J., Duke. J.M., Weber, A.W. (2016) Evaluating the applicability of portable-XRF for the characterization of Hokkaido Obsidian sources: a comparison with INAA, ICP-MS and EPMA. Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry 309: 257-265. DOI 10.1007/s10967-016-4766-9
Lynch, S.C., Kato, H., Weber, A.W. (2016) Obsidian resource use from the Jomon to Okhotsk period on Rebun Island: An analysis of archaeological obsidian. Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports. DOI: 10.1016/j.jasrep.2016.05.004
Masuda, R., Losey, R.J., Bazaliiskii, V.I., Badmaev, B. (2016) Ancient DNA analysis of marmot tooth remains from the Shamanka II and Lokomotiv-Raisovet cemeteries near Lake Baikal: Species identification and genealogical characteristics. Quaternary International 419: 133-139. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.quaint.2015.03.050
McKenzie, H.G., Popov, A.N. (2015) A metric assessment of evidence for artificial cranial modification at the Boisman 2 Neolithic cemetery (ca. 5800-5400 14C BP), Primorye, Russian Far East. Quaternary International 405(B): 210-221. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.quaint.2015.06.007
Moussa, N.M., Bazaliiskii,V.I., Goriunova, O.I., Bamforth, F., Weber, A.W. (2016) Y-chromosomal DNA analyzed for four prehistoric cemeteries from Cis-Baikal, Siberia" in Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports, 11 pages, published online November 15. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jasrep.2016.11.003
Müller, S., Schmidt, M., Kossler, K., Leipe, C., Irino, T., Yamamoto, M., Yonenobu, H., Goslar, T., Kato, H., Wagner, M., Weber, A.W., Tarasov, P.E. (2016) Palaeobotanical records from Rebun Island and their potential for improving the chronological control and understanding human-environment interactions in the Hokkaido Region, Japan. The Holocene 26(10): 1646-1660. https://doi.org/10.1177/0959683616641738
Okamoto, Y., Ishida, H., Kimura, R., Sato, T., Tsuchiya, N., Murayama, S., Fukase, H., Nagaoka, T., Adachi, N., Yoneda, M., Weber, A.W., Kato, H. (2016) An Okhotsk adult female human skeleton (11th/12th century AD) with possible SAPHO syndrome from Hamanaka 2 site, Rebun Island, northern Japan. Anthropological Science 124(2): 107-115. http://doi.org/10.1537/ase.160608
Osipov, B., Temple, D.H., Cowgill, L.W., Harrington, L., Bazaliiskii, V.I., Weber, A.W. (2016) Evidence for genetic and behavioral adaptations in the ontogeny of prehistoric hunter-gatherer limb robusticity. Quaternary International 405: 134-146. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.quaint.2015.09.093
Scharlotta, I. (2016) Differentiating mobility and migration in middle Holocene Cis-Baikal, Siberia. Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jasrep.2016.05.045
Scharlotta, I., Bazaliiskii, V.I., Weber, A.W. (2016) Social consequences of increased reliance on fishing in middle Holocene Cis-Baikal: Relating fishing gear, axes, and social status at the Shamanka II cemetery, Lake Baikal, Siberia. Quaternary International 419: 99-132. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.quaint.2016.02.055
Schmidt, M., Tarasov, P.E., Hoelzmann, P., Meyer, H., Leipe, C. (2016) Diatoms from Lake Kushu: A pilot study to test the potential of a late Quaternary palaeoenvironmental archive from Rebun Island (Hokkaido Region, Japan). Journal of Asian Earth Sciences 122: 106-122. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jseaes.2016.03.005
Shepard, B.A., Goriunova, O.I., Novikov, A.G., Tiutrin, A.A., Weber, A.W. (2016) Macro-regional interconnections among ancient hunter-gatherers of the Cis-Baikal, Eastern Siberia (Russia). Quaternary International 419:140-158. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.quaint.2015.11.075
Stock, J.T., Macintosh, A. (2016) Lower limb biomechanics and habitual mobility among mid-Holocene populations of the Cis-Baikal. Quaternary International 405(B): 200-209. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.quaint.2015.04.052
Temple, D.H. (2016) Chronology and periodicity of linear enamel hypoplasia among Late/Final Jomon period foragers: Evidence from incremental microstructures of enamel. Quaternary International 405: 3-10. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.quaint.2014.12.006
Waters-Rist, A.L., Bazaliiskii, V.I., Goriunova, O.I., Weber, A.W., Katzenberg, M.A. (2016) Evaluating the biological discontinuity hypothesis of Cis-Baikal Early versus Late Neolithic-Early Bronze Age populations using dental non-metric traits. Quaternary International 405 122-133. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.quaint.2015.09.060
Weber, A.W., Schulting, R.J., Bronk Ramsey, C., Goriunova, O.I., Bazaliiskii, V.I. (2016) Chronology of Middle Holocene hunter-gatherers in the Cis-Baikal region of Siberia: corrections based on examination of the freshwater reservoir effect. Quaternary International 419: 74-98. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.quaint.2015.12.003
Weber, A.W., Schulting, R.J., Bronk Ramsey, C., Bazaliiskii, V.I. (2016) Biogeochemical data from the Shamanka II Early Neolithic cemetery on southwest Baikal: Chronological and dietary patterns. Quaternary International 405(B): 233-254. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.quaint.2016.01.031
Weber, A.W., Schulting, R.J., Bronk Ramsey, C., Goriunova, O.I., Bazaliiskii, V.I., Berdnikova N.E. (2016) Chronology of middle Holocene hunter-gatherers in the Cis-Baikal region of Siberia: Corrections based on examination of the freshwater reservoir effect. Quaternary International 419: 74-98. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.quaint.2015.12.003

2015
Hildebrandt, S., Müller, S., Kalugin, I.A., Dar'in, A.V., Wagner, M., Rogozin, D.Y., Tarasov, P.E. (2015).Tracing the North Atlantic decadal-scale climate variability in a late Holocene pollen record from southern Siberia. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 426: 75-84. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.palaeo.2015.02.037
Leipe, C., Nakagawa, T., Gotanda, K., Müller, S., Tarasov, P.E. (2015) Late Quaternary vegetation and climate dynamics at the northern limit of the East Asian summer monsoon and its regional and global-scale controls. Quaternary Science Reviews 116: 57-71. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.quascirev.2015.03.012
Lieverse, A.R., Bazaliiskii, V.I., Weber, A.W. (2015) Death by Twins: a remarkable case of dystocic childbirth in Early Neolithic Siberia. Antiquity 89(343): 23-38. https://doi.org/10.15184/aqy.2014.37
Nomokonova, T., Losey, R., Goriunova, O.I., Novikov, A.G., Weber, A.W. (2015) A 9,000 year history of seal hunting on Lake Baikal, Siberia: The zooarcaheology of Sagan Zaba II. PLoS ONE 10(5): e0128314. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0128314
Nomokonova, T.IU., Goriunova, O.I., Losey, R.J., Novikov, A.G., Weber, A.W. (2015) Vidovoi i kolichestvennyi sostav fauny s mnogosloinogo poseleniia Sagan-Zaba II (po materialam raskopok 2007-2008 gg.). [Species identification and quantitative assessments of faunal remains from the habitation site Sagan-Zaba II (excavation data 2007-2008 ]. Izvestiia IGU. Seriia Geoarkheologiia, Etnologiia, Antropologiia 11: 103-114 [in Russian].
Novikov, A.G., Goriunova, O.I., McKenzie, H.G., Lieverse, A.R. (2015) New Serovo burial at Cape Budun in the Ol'khon region [in Russian]. Annual Review of the Academy of Sciences (Novosibirsk, Russia) pp. 150-159.
Schulting, R.J., Bronk Ramsey, C., Bazaliiskii, V.I., Weber, A.W. (2015) Highly variable freshwater reservoir offsets found along the Upper Lena watershed, Cis-Baikal, southern Siberia. Radiocarbon 57(4): 581-593. DOI: 10.2458/azu_rc.57.18458
Tsutaya, T., Ishida, H., Yoneda, M. (2015) Weaning age in an expanding population: stable carbon and nitrogen isotope analysis of infant feeding practices in the Okhotsk culture (5th-13th centuries AD) in Northern Japan. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 157 (4): 544-555. DOI: 10.1002/ajpa.22740

2014
Lieverse, A.R., Temple, D.H., Bazaliiskii, V.I. (2014) Paleopathological description and diagnosis of metastatic carcinoma in an Early Bronze Age (4588±34 cal BP) forager from the Cis-Baikal region of Eastern Siberia. PLOS One DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0113919
Losey, R.J., Nomokonova, T.IU., Savel'ev, N.A. (2014) Radiouglerodnoe datirovanie i fauna mnogosloinoi stoianki Bugul'deika II na Baikale (po materialam raskopok 2006-2008 gg.) [Radiocarbon dating and fauna of the Bugul'deika II site from Lake Baikal region (excavations of 2006-2008)]. Izvestiia IGU. Seriia Geoarkheologiia, Etnologiia, Antropologiia 7: 3-17[in Russian].
Losey, R.J., Nomokonova, T.IU., and O.I. Goriunova. (2014) Rekonstruktsiia razmerov sorogi (Rutilis rutilis lacustris) iz arkheologicheskikh stoianok ozera Baikal (formuly dlia vychisleniia cherez regressionnyi analiz) [Roach size reconstruction (Rutilis rutilis lacustris) from archaeological sites on Lake Baikal (formulas for estimating the total lengths through regression analyses)]. Izvestiia IGU. Seriia Geoarkheologiia, Etnologiia, Antropologiia 7: 18-36 [in Russian].
Losey, R.J., Osipov, B., Sivakumaran, R., Nomokonova, T.IU., Kovychev, E.V., Diatchina, N.G. (2014) Estimating Body Mass in Dogs and Wolves Using Cranial and Mandibular Dimensions: Application to Siberian Canids. International Journal of Osteoarchaeology 25(6): 946-959. DOI: 10.1002/oa.2386
Nomokonova, T., Losey, R., Goriunova, Bazaliiskii, V.I. (2014) Holocene Seal Imagery in the Lake Baikal Region of Eastern Siberia. Archaeology Ethnology & Anthropology of Eurasia 42(3): 21-28.
Nomokonova, T.IU., Goriunova, O.I. (2014) Obraz nerpy v iskusstve drevnego naseleniia Pribaikal'ia (neolit - bronzovyi vek) [Seal images in the ancient art of the Cis-Baikal region (Neolithic - Bronze Age)]. Arkhaicheskoe i Traditsionnoe Iskusstvo: Problemy Nauchnoi i Khudozhestvennoi Interpretatsii pp. 67-70. Isd-vo IAiE SO RAN, Novosibirsk [in Russian].
Scharlotta, I., Weber, A.W. (2014) Mobility of middle Holocene foragers in the Cis-Baikal region, Siberia: Individual life history approach, strontium ratios, rare earth and trace elements. Quaternary International 348: 37-65. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.quaint.2014.03.040
Schulting, R.J., Ramsey, C., Goriunova, O.I., Bazaliiskii, V.I., Weber, A.W. (2014) Freshwater reservoir offsets investigated through paired human-faunal 14C dating and stable carbon and nitrogen isotope analysis at Lake Baikal, Siberia. Radiocarbon 56(3): 991-1008. DOI: 10.2458/56.17963
Temple, D.H., Bazaliiskii, V.I., Goriunova, O.I., Weber, A.W. (2014) Skeletal growth in Early and Mid-Holocene foragers from Cis-Baikal, Eastern Siberia. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 153(3): 377-386. DOI: 10.1002/ajpa.22436
Wagner, M., Jin, G., Tarasov, P.E. (2014) The "Bridging Eurasia" research initiative: Modes of mobility and sustainability in the palaeoenvironmental and archaeological archives from Eurasia. Quaternary International 348: 1-3. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.quaint.2014.08.043
Waters-Rist, A.L., Faccia, K., Lieverse, A.R., Bazaliiskii, V.I., Katzenberg, M.A., Losey, RJ. (2014) Multicomponent analyses of a hydatid cyst from an Early Neolithic hunter-fisher-gatherer from Lake Baikal, Siberia. Journal of Archaeological Science 50: 51-62. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jas.2014.06.015

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