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Prof Larry Barham PhD

Professor Archaeology, Classics and Egyptology

Publications

2020

Semiotics and the origin of language in the Lower Palaeolithic (Journal article)

Barham, L., & Everett, D. (n.d.). Semiotics and the origin of language in the Lower Palaeolithic. Journal of Archaeological Method and Theory. doi:10.1007/s10816-020-09480-9

DOI: 10.1007/s10816-020-09480-9

Semiotics and the origin of language in the Lower Paleolithic (Journal article)

Barham, L., & Everett, D. (n.d.). Semiotics and the origin of language in the Lower Paleolithic. Journal of Archaeological Method and Theory. doi:10.1007/s10816-020-09480-9

DOI: 10.1007/s10816-020-09480-9

2019

Implications of a new chronology for the interpretation of the Middle and Later Stone Age of the upper Zambezi Valley (Journal article)

Burrough, S. L., Thomas, D. S. G., & Barham, L. S. (2019). Implications of a new chronology for the interpretation of the Middle and Later Stone Age of the upper Zambezi Valley. Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports, 23, 376-389. doi:10.1016/j.jasrep.2018.10.016

DOI: 10.1016/j.jasrep.2018.10.016

2016

From Chaîne Opératoire to Observational Analysis: A Pilot Study of a New Methodology for Analysing Changes in Cognitive Task-Structuring Strategies Across Different Hominin Tool-Making Events (Journal article)

Fairlie, J., & Barham, L. (2016). From Chaîne Opératoire to Observational Analysis: A Pilot Study of a New Methodology for Analysing Changes in Cognitive Task-Structuring Strategies Across Different Hominin Tool-Making Events. Cambridge Archaeological Journal, 26(4), 643-664. doi:10.1017/S0959774316000469

DOI: 10.1017/S0959774316000469

A Dynamical Analysis of the Suitability of Prehistoric Spheroids from the Cave of Hearths as Thrown Projectiles (Journal article)

Wilson, A. D., Zhu, Q., Barham, L., Stanistreet, I., & Bingham, G. P. (2016). A Dynamical Analysis of the Suitability of Prehistoric Spheroids from the Cave of Hearths as Thrown Projectiles. SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, 6. doi:10.1038/srep30614

DOI: 10.1038/srep30614

Quaternary fossil fauna from the Luangwa Valley, Zambia (Journal article)

Bishop, L. C., Barham, L., Ditchfield, P. W., Elton, S., Harcourt-Smith, W. E. H., & Dawkins, P. (2016). Quaternary fossil fauna from the Luangwa Valley, Zambia. Journal of Quaternary Science, 31(3), 178-190. doi:10.1002/jqs.2855

DOI: 10.1002/jqs.2855

2015

Excavations at Site C North, Kalambo Falls, Zambia: New Insights into the Mode 2/3 Transition in South-Central Africa (Journal article)

Barham, L., Tooth, S., Duller, G. A. T., Plater, A., & Turner, S. (2015). Excavations at Site C North, Kalambo Falls, Zambia: New Insights into the Mode 2/3 Transition in South-Central Africa. Journal of African Archaeology, 13(2), 187-214. doi:10.3213/2191-5784-10270

DOI: 10.3213/2191-5784-10270

New investigations at Kalambo Falls, Zambia: Luminescence chronology, site formation, and archaeological significance (Journal article)

Duller, G. A. T., Tooth, S., Barham, L., & Tsukamoto, S. (2015). New investigations at Kalambo Falls, Zambia: Luminescence chronology, site formation, and archaeological significance. Journal of Human Evolution, 85, 111-125. doi:10.1016/j.jhevol.2015.05.003

DOI: 10.1016/j.jhevol.2015.05.003

2013

From Hand to Handle: The First Industrial Revolution (Book)

Barham, L. S. (2013). From Hand to Handle: The First Industrial Revolution. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Beyond Modernity (Chapter)

Barham, L. (2013). Beyond Modernity. Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/oxfordhb/9780199569885.013.0024

DOI: 10.1093/oxfordhb/9780199569885.013.0024

2012

Clarifying Some Fundamental Errors in Herries' “A Chronological Perspective on the Acheulian and Its Transition to the Middle Stone Age in Southern Africa: The Question of the Fauresmith” (2011) (Journal article)

Barham, L. (2012). Clarifying Some Fundamental Errors in Herries' “A Chronological Perspective on the Acheulian and Its Transition to the Middle Stone Age in Southern Africa: The Question of the Fauresmith” (2011). International Journal of Evolutionary Biology, 2012, 1-5. doi:10.1155/2012/230156

DOI: 10.1155/2012/230156

2011

The dating and interpretation of a Mode 1 site in the Luangwa Valley, Zambia (Journal article)

Barham, L., Phillips, W. M., Maher, B. A., Karloukovski, V., Duller, G. A. T., Jain, M., & Wintle, A. G. (2011). The dating and interpretation of a Mode 1 site in the Luangwa Valley, Zambia. Journal of Human Evolution, 60(5), 549-570. doi:10.1016/j.jhevol.2010.12.003

DOI: 10.1016/j.jhevol.2010.12.003

'Comment on Shea's Homo sapiens is as Homo sapiens was' (Journal article)

Barham, L. (2011). 'Comment on Shea's Homo sapiens is as Homo sapiens was'. Current Anthropology.

2010

The Social Brain and the Distributed Mind (Conference Paper)

Dunbar, R., Gamble, C., & Gowlett, J. (2010). The Social Brain and the Distributed Mind. British Academy. doi:10.5871/bacad/9780197264522.003.0001

DOI: 10.5871/bacad/9780197264522.003.0001

Genetic perspectives on forager-farmer interaction in the Luangwa Valley of Zambia (Journal article)

de Filippo, C., Heyn, P., Barham, L., Stoneking, M., & Pakendorf, B. (2009). Genetic perspectives on forager-farmer interaction in the Luangwa Valley of Zambia. American Journal of Physical Anthropology, NA. doi:10.1002/ajpa.21155

DOI: 10.1002/ajpa.21155

Social Brain and Distributed Mind (Book)

Barham, L. (2010). Social Brain and Distributed Mind. R. Dunbar, C. Gamble, & J. Gowlett (Eds.), London: The British Academy.

2009

'A technological fix for Dunbar's Dilemma?' (Conference Paper)

Barham, L. (2009). 'A technological fix for Dunbar's Dilemma?'. In R. Dunbar, C. Gamble, & J. Gowlett (Eds.), British Academy Centenary Research Project Symposium Social Brain, Distributed Mind (pp. chapter 18). London: British Academy.

Recent excavations at Kalambo Falls, Zambia (Journal article)

Barham, L. S., Duller, G., Plater, A., Tooth, S., & Turner, S. (2009). Recent excavations at Kalambo Falls, Zambia. Antiquity, 833(322), Project gallery.

2008

The First Africans: African Archaeology from the Earliest Toolmakers to Most Recent Foragers (Book)

Barham, L. B., & Mitchell, P. J. (2008). The First Africans: African Archaeology from the Earliest Toolmakers to Most Recent Foragers. New York: Cambridge University Press.

2007

Modern is as modern does? Technological trends and thresholds in the South Central African record (Chapter)

Barham, L. (2007). Modern is as modern does? Technological trends and thresholds in the South Central African record. In P. Mellars, C. Stringer, & K. Boyle (Eds.), Rethinking the Human Revolution (pp. 20-30). Cambridge: McDonald Institute.

The Middle and Later Stone Ages (Chapter)

Barham, L. (2007). The Middle and Later Stone Ages. In J. Middleton, & J. C. Miller (Eds.), New Encyclopedia of Africa (Vol. 1, pp. 93-94). London: Gale.

2005

Dating alluvial sediments with cosmogenic nuclides (Conference Paper)

Phillips, W. M., Barham, L. S., & Kubik, P. W. (2005). Dating alluvial sediments with cosmogenic nuclides. In GEOCHIMICA ET COSMOCHIMICA ACTA Vol. 69 (pp. A166). Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

New radiocarbons date for the Early Iron Age in the Luangwa Valley, eastern Zambia (Journal article)

Barham, L., & Lie Farmer, C. (2005). New radiocarbons date for the Early Iron Age in the Luangwa Valley, eastern Zambia. Azania, XL, 114-121.

2004

Art in Human Evolution (Chapter)

Barham, L. (2004). Art in Human Evolution. In G. Berghaus (Ed.), New Perspectives on Prehistoric Art (pp. 105-130). Westport, CT: Praeger.

2002

Backed tools in Middle Pleistocene central Africa and their evolutionary significance (Journal article)

Barham, L. (2002). Backed tools in Middle Pleistocene central Africa and their evolutionary significance. Journal of Human Evolution, 43(5), 585-603. doi:10.1006/jhev.2002.0597

DOI: 10.1006/jhev.2002.0597

Systematic Pigment Use in the Middle Pleistocene of South-Central Africa (Journal article)

Barham, L. S. (2002). Systematic Pigment Use in the Middle Pleistocene of South-Central Africa. Current Anthropology, 43(1), 181-190. doi:10.1086/338292

DOI: 10.1086/338292

2002 'Bone tools from Broken Hill (Kabwe) and their evolutionary significance.' (Journal article)

Barham, L., Pinto, A., & Stringer, C. (2002). 2002 'Bone tools from Broken Hill (Kabwe) and their evolutionary significance.'. Before Farming, 2(2), 1-16.

2001

Central Africa and the emergence of regional identity in the Middle Pleistocene (Chapter)

Barham, L. (2001). Central Africa and the emergence of regional identity in the Middle Pleistocene. In L. Barham, & K. Robson Brown (Eds.), Human Roots: African and Asia in the Middle Pleistocene (pp. 65-80). Bristol: Western Academic & Specialist Press.

Human Roots: African and Asia in the Middle Pleistocene (Chapter)

Barham, L., & Robson Brown, K. (2001). Human Roots: African and Asia in the Middle Pleistocene. In L. Barham, & K. Robson Brown (Eds.), Human Roots: Africa and Asia in the Middle Pleistocene (pp. 263). Bristol: Western Academic & Specialist Press.

Human Roots: African and Asia in the Middle Pleistocene (Book)

Barham, L., & Robson-Brown, K. (Eds.) (2001). Human Roots: African and Asia in the Middle Pleistocene. Bristol: Western Academic & Specialist Press.

2000

The Middle Stone Age of Zambia, South Central Africa (Book)

Barham, L. S., & Andrews, P. (2000). The Middle Stone Age of Zambia, South Central Africa. Bristol: Western Academic & Specialist Press.

1999

In Search of Cheddar Man (Book)

Barham, L., Priestley, P., & Targett, A. (1999). In Search of Cheddar Man. Tempus Pub Limited.