Issue 343 - Feburary 2015

List of Contents

Chris Scarre
Editorial...... 5 - 11

Research articles

Koji Mizoguchi
A future of archaeology...... 12 - 22
Angela R. Lieverse, Vladimir Ivanovich Bazaliiskii and Andrzej W. Weber
Death by twins: a remarkable case of dystocic childbirth in Early Neolithic Siberia...... 23 - 38
John Robb, Ernestine S. Elster, Eugenia Isetti, Christopher J. Knüsel, Mary Anne Tafuri and Antonella Traverso
Cleaning the dead: Neolithic ritual processing of human bone at Scaloria Cave, Italy...... 39 - 54
Primitiva Bueno Ramírez, Rodrigo de Balbín Behrmann, Luc Laporte, Philippe Gouézin, Florian Cousseau, Rosa Barroso Bermejo, Antonio Hernanz Gismero, Mercedes Iriarte Cela and Laurent Quesnel
Natural and artificial colours: the megalithic monuments of Brittany...... 55 - 71
Ferran Borrell, Josep Bosch and Tona Majó
Life and death in the Neolithic variscite mines at Gavà (Barcelona, Spain)...... 72 - 90
Timothy Insoll, Timothy Clack and Olirege Rege
Mursi ox modification in the Lower Omo Valley and the interpretation of cattle rock art in Ethiopia...... 91 - 105
Scott C. Smith and Maribel Pérez Arias
From bodies to bones: death and mobility in the Lake Titicaca basin, Bolivia...... 106 - 121
William Saturno, Heather Hurst, Franco Rossi and David Stuart
To set before the king: residential mural painting at Xultun, Guatemala...... 122 - 136
Alice P. Wright and Erika Loveland
Ritualised craft production at the Hopewell periphery: new evidence from the Appalachian Summit...... 137 - 153

Method

Arkadiusz Marciniak, Marek Z. Baranski, Alex Bayliss, Lech Czerniak, Tomasz Goslar, John Southon and R.E. Taylor
Fragmenting times: interpreting a Bayesian chronology for the Late Neolithic occupation of Çatalhöyük East, Turkey...... 154 - 176
Karine Taché and Oliver E. Craig
Cooperative harvesting of aquatic resources and the beginning of pottery production in north-eastern North America...... 177 - 190

Debate

Johan Ling and Zofia Stos-Gale
Representations of oxhide ingots in Scandinavian rock art: the sketchbook of a Bronze Age traveller?...... 191 - 209
Flemming Kaul
Opening the Bronze Age world...... 210 - 212
Anthony Harding
Oxhide ingots in the European North?...... 213 - 214
Kalle Sognnes
Reflections on Bronze Age travels...... 215 - 216
Dirk Brandherm
Here, there and everywhere?...... 217 - 218
A. Bernard Knapp
Travellers' tales and science-based archaeology: ex oriente lux revisited...... 219 - 220
Johan Ling and Zofia Stos-Gale
Final response and future directions...... 221 - 223

Review Articles

J.V.S. Megaw
A Bohemian paradise...... 224 - 227
Katina T. Lillios
Figurines, materiality and social life in ancient Mesoamerica...... 228 - 230
R. Alan Covey
Andean exceptionalism and the new Inka scholarship...... 231 - 234

Book Reviews

Peter Bellwood
Book reviews...... 235 - 236
South Asia, Australia and the search for human origins
Paul G. Bahn
Book reviews...... 236 - 237
Communicating with the world of beings. The World Heritage rock art sites in Alta, Arctic Norway
John Chapman
Book reviews...... 237 - 239
Explorations in salt archaeology in the Carpathian zone
Paul A. Yule
Book reviews...... 239 - 240
In the desert margins. The settlement process in ancient South and East Arabia
Rubina Raja
Book reviews...... 240 - 242
The Nabataean temple at Khirbet et-Tannur, Jordan, volume 1. Architecture and religion. Final report on Nelson Glueck's 1937 excavation
The Nabataean temple at Khirbet et-Tannur, Jordan, volume 2. Cultic offerings, vessels, and other specialist reports. Final report on Nelson Glueck's 1937 excavation
James Bruhn
Book reviews...... 242 - 243
Glass, alcohol and power in Roman Iron Age Scotland
James Barrett
Book reviews...... 243 - 244
Viking archaeology in Iceland. Mosfell Archaeological Project
Jane Hawkes
Book reviews...... 244 - 245
Early medieval art and archaeology in the northern world. Studies in honour of James Graham-Campbell
Victoria Whitworth
Book reviews...... 246 - 247
The Hirsel excavations
Peter van Dommelen
Book reviews...... 247 - 248
An archaeology of resistance: materiality and time in an African borderland
Mark J. Hudson
Book reviews...... 248 - 249
The archaeology of Japan: from the earliest rice farming villages to the rise of the state
Lisa J. Lucero
Book reviews...... 250 - 251
The great Maya droughts in cultural context: case studies in resilience and vulnerability

New Book Chronicle

Chris Scarre and Robert Witcher
New Book Chronicle...... 252 - 259

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