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Nils Anfinset

Professor, archaeology
  • E-mailNils.Anfinset@uib.no
  • Phone+47 55 58 29 08
  • Visitor Address
    Haakon Sheteliges plass 10
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7800
    5007 BERGEN

 

  • Neolithic - Late Neolithic, Chalcolithic and early Bronze Age in the Near East
  • Metallurgy, in particular copper, mining, smelting, casting
  • Late Neolithic and Bronze Age in Skandinavia
  • Pastoral nomads and nomadism
  • Development of political economy and complex socieites
  • Research ethics

 

 

Research ethics for masterstudents, course given at AHKR, UiB

ARK 301

ARK 201

ARK 102

ARK103

Academic article
  • Show author(s) 2016. Bronze casting and cultural connections: Bronze Age workshops at Hunn, Norway. Praehistorische Zeitschrift. 42-67.
  • Show author(s) 2010. The Hinterland of Palmyra. Antiquity.
  • Show author(s) 2005. Bosetninger på Vestbredden i fortid og nåtid. Babylon - Nordisk tidsskrift for Midtøstenstudier. 106-115.
  • Show author(s) 2004. Preliminary Report on the First Excavation of the Palestinian - Norwegian Excavation at Tell el-Mafjar, 2002, Jericho. Orient Express. Notes et Nouvelles d'Archèologie Orientale. 40-44.
  • Show author(s) 2003. A Passion for Cultural Difference. Ethnicithy and Archaeology in the Southern Levant. Norwegian Archaeological Review. 45-63.
  • Show author(s) 2000. Teknologi og Etnoarkeologi. Viking. 19-30.
Lecture
  • Show author(s) 2020. Er arkeologiutdanningen for akademisk?
  • Show author(s) 2018. Veileder ved funn av menneskelige levninger.
  • Show author(s) 2016. Skjelettutvalget og forskningsetiske perspektiver.
  • Show author(s) 2015. Presentation of the film Tama Gaun - the Copper Village.
  • Show author(s) 2014. Urpremiere: Tama Gaun. The copper village.
  • Show author(s) 2014. Tama Gaun. The copper village.
  • Show author(s) 2014. Noen erfaringer om forskningsplaner og forskningssamarbeid.
  • Show author(s) 2014. Forskningsetikk i teori og praksis.
  • Show author(s) 2014. For mange arkeologer.
  • Show author(s) 2014. Erfaringer med forskningsplaner og forskningssamarbeid.
  • Show author(s) 2013. Arkeologi sett fra undervisningen.
Popular scientific lecture
  • Show author(s) 2017. Kultur i konflikt.
  • Show author(s) 2010. Arkeologi og historie.
  • Show author(s) 2009. BETYDNINGEN AV ETNISITET FRA FORTID TIL NÅTID.
  • Show author(s) 2009. Arkeologi på okkupert jord.
  • Show author(s) 2009. Arkeologi i Midtøsten i teori og praksis.
  • Show author(s) 2007. Steinalderen.
  • Show author(s) 2006. Kulturminner og politikk- Innledning til filmen "Guyabo - et fredet kuturminne i Peru".
  • Show author(s) 2006. Identitet, kulturminner og politikk.
  • Show author(s) 2006. Hvordan arkeologer jobber i Midtøsten.
  • Show author(s) 2006. Egypt - En sivilisasjon blir til.
  • Show author(s) 2006. Archaeology in theory and practice; implications of working in the Middle East.
  • Show author(s) 2005. Når arkeologiske objekter blir antikviteter - kjøp og salg av fortiden.
  • Show author(s) 2005. Et bronsestøpeprosjekt i Nepal.
  • Show author(s) 2005. Bosettinger og kulturhistorie: Arkeologi i det hellige land.
  • Show author(s) 2004. Jeriko før og nå: et arkeologisk utgravnings prosjekt.
  • Show author(s) 2000. Midtøsten - fortid og nåtid.
Academic lecture
  • Show author(s) 2020. Introduction: Return of human remains? Practices, implications and ethical issues.
  • Show author(s) 2019. TILBAKEFØRING AV SAMISK HUMANT MATERIALE – NOEN FORSKNINGSETISKE BETRAKTNINGER.
  • Show author(s) 2019. Skjelettutvalget - hvem er vi og hva gjør vi.
  • Show author(s) 2019. Rapport fra Norge. Skjelettutvalget og arbeidet vi gjør.
  • Show author(s) 2019. Lanscape and Urbanization in the southern Levant - past and present.
  • Show author(s) 2019. Kulturarv i Palestina.
  • Show author(s) 2019. Knoweldge Transfer in Alpine Bronze Age Copper Smelting Process.
  • Show author(s) 2019. Graver fra sein steinalder og bronsealder med littisk materiale.
  • Show author(s) 2019. Changing politics, conflict, urban development and the role of culture heritage in Palestine.
  • Show author(s) 2019. COPPER SMELTING - TO SUCCEED OR NOT TO SUCCEED; THE QUESTION IS WHY?
  • Show author(s) 2018. Understanding et-Tell as heritage in a past and present urban landscape.
  • Show author(s) 2018. The Urban Transformation in the Southern Levant; project and introduction.
  • Show author(s) 2018. Humans, things and places. Heritage in conflict.
  • Show author(s) 2018. Culture in Crisis.
  • Show author(s) 2017. Stone Dead! Lithic in material in Late Neolithic and Bronze Age burials.
  • Show author(s) 2016. Ethnoarchaeology as Means for Archaeological Interpretation.
  • Show author(s) 2016. Ethnoarchaeological studies on copper production in Nepal.
  • Show author(s) 2016. Dynamics and transformation during the Bronze Age of coastal Norway.
  • Show author(s) 2015. The Syrian steppe in the context of Göbliki Tepe and its wider implications of the Neolithic.
  • Show author(s) 2015. Introduksjon til krig, konflikt og truet kulturarv - å utvide arkeologiens anvendelsesområde.
  • Show author(s) 2015. Crossing the Red Sea? Contacts between the Nile Valley and the Arabian Peninsula in the late 4th and early 3rd millennium BCE.
  • Show author(s) 2015. Crafts, Materials and Power - a view from western Norway in the Late Neolithic and Early Bronze Age.
  • Show author(s) 2015. Archaeology and the natural sciences: a look at the use of natural sciences in archaeology from the 18th century until today.
  • Show author(s) 2015. Archaeological examples and reflections on ethical dilemmas working in conflict regions.
  • Show author(s) 2013. Vanishing technologies. Revisting copper mining and smelting in Nepal.
  • Show author(s) 2013. Globalarkeologi.
  • Show author(s) 2012. Palmyrena prosjektet: arkeologi i teori og praksis.
  • Show author(s) 2012. Palmyrena in the prehistoric period: cycles of change and adaptation.
  • Show author(s) 2012. Metal, institutions and economic structures in south Norway during the Early Bronze Age.
  • Show author(s) 2012. Cairns, stone structures and nomads.
  • Show author(s) 2012. Cairns and stone structures of the Syrian Steppe.
  • Show author(s) 2012. Arkeologi, politikk og religion.
  • Show author(s) 2011. The Nepal-process. When ethnoarchaeology meets experimental archaeology.
  • Show author(s) 2011. Interaction and use of the Syrian dry steppe from Pre-Pottery Neolithic to Bronze Age.
  • Show author(s) 2011. Fra Syria via Nepal til Alpene.
  • Show author(s) 2010. Steppen som arena for handel, interaksjon og innovasjon.
  • Show author(s) 2010. Social and technological aspects of mining, smelting and casting copper - an ethnoarchaeological study from Nepal.
  • Show author(s) 2010. Preliminary results from the PPNB and Early Bronze Age.
  • Show author(s) 2009. The First Two Seasons of Survey Palmyra-Issariah. The Joint Syrian-Norwegian project.
  • Show author(s) 2009. Some preliminary results of the 1st season – Palmyra and the hinterland.
  • Show author(s) 2009. Seminar and workshop on the landscape and interaction of the Levant.
  • Show author(s) 2009. Palmyrena: City, Hinterland and Caravan Trade between the Occident and the Orient.
  • Show author(s) 2009. Palmyra: Brudd og kontinuitet i senantikken.
  • Show author(s) 2009. Palmyra og territoriet utenfor.
  • Show author(s) 2009. Jericho; Kulturminner, konflikt og globalisering.
  • Show author(s) 2009. FROM ORE TO GOD: SOCIAL AND TECHNOLOGICAL ASPECTS OF MINING, SMELTING AND CASTING COPPER.
  • Show author(s) 2008. Tokens, specialised production and religion; towards complexity; travel in past and present.
  • Show author(s) 2008. The oasis's of Jericho and Palmyra; their surroundings and potential for digitalized culture heritage.
  • Show author(s) 2008. The Global Moments Project.
  • Show author(s) 2008. Social response or resistance to the introduction of metal? at the edge of the “globalised world”.
  • Show author(s) 2008. Settlement pattern in Jericho and the central hills of Palestine.
  • Show author(s) 2008. Levantine and Western Desert Pastoral Traditions of Northeast Africa, implications for culture contact.
  • Show author(s) 2008. From equality to inequalty; a major shift in social transformation of the Near East.
  • Show author(s) 2008. Economic systems in formation; the southern Levant and Northeast Africa during the 5th and 4th millennia BC.
  • Show author(s) 2008. Beginnings of Cultural Complexity in the Levant.
  • Show author(s) 2008. Augumented Reality og formidling: et pilotprosjekt ved Bergen Museum.
  • Show author(s) 2007. Towards political economies and empires.
  • Show author(s) 2007. THE ROLE OF PASTORAL NOMADS IN THE 5TH AND 4TH MILLENNIA BC.
  • Show author(s) 2007. Settlements in a political and culture-historical framework.
  • Show author(s) 2007. På veg motkomplekse samfunn; sosial og økonomiske endringer med utgangspunkt i utgravningene i Jericho.
  • Show author(s) 2007. Processess of political economies of the 5th and 4th millennia BC.
  • Show author(s) 2007. Pigs of the Jordan Valley and beyond; a social and economic perspective.
  • Show author(s) 2007. Det politiske landskapet i Levanten i 5-4. årtusen i Levanten: prosesser på veg mot økt kompleksitet.
  • Show author(s) 2007. Copper in pre-urban societies.
  • Show author(s) 2007. Claiming historical rights in a nation building process; the case of Israel and Palestine.
  • Show author(s) 2007. Arkeologi i "ondskapensakse" - Syria.
  • Show author(s) 2006. Towards political economy of the late prehistory of the Levant.
  • Show author(s) 2006. The Chalcolithic Period of the southern Levant.
  • Show author(s) 2006. Societies without a state: Pastoral nomads and villagers in the Levant.
  • Show author(s) 2006. Levantine and Western Desert pastoral traditions of northeast Africa?
  • Show author(s) 2006. Contextualising Tell el-Mafjar, Jericho.
  • Show author(s) 2006. Border Archaeology: The Nubian A-Group and its relations.
  • Show author(s) 2005. The joint Palestinian-Norwegian excabation at Tell el-Mafjar: the 5th and the 4th millenia of the Lowe Jordan valley: results and future prospects. The Tell es - Sultan in the context of the Jordan Valley: Site management, conservation and sustainable development.
  • Show author(s) 2005. Tell el-Mafjar in a broader contemporary perspective: The Jordan Valley and beyond.
  • Show author(s) 2005. Norsk arkeologi - et spørsmål om grenser?
  • Show author(s) 2005. Kulturarv i Irak: Omfang og implikasjoner.
  • Show author(s) 2005. Cultivation & Pastoralism in late Neolithic & Charcolithic period.
  • Show author(s) 2004. Å grave i en krigssone: Arkeologiske funn i striden mellom Israel og Palestina.
  • Show author(s) 2004. The Joint Palestinian-Norwegian Excavation at Tell el-Mafjar, Jericho 2002.
  • Show author(s) 2004. Results from the 2003 season at Tell el-Mafjar, Jericho: The lithics and the small finds some preliminary results.
  • Show author(s) 2004. Neolithic Societies in Northern Mesopotamia � a look towards Jebel Bishri.
  • Show author(s) 2004. Identitet, Etnisitet og Modernitet: Konstruksjonen av etniske grupper og kulturer i Midtøsten i fortid og nåtid.
  • Show author(s) 2004. Culture heritage under pressure, and the recent excavations at Tell el-Mafjar, Jericho�.
  • Show author(s) 2004. Copper Awls and Pastoral Nomads in the 4th millennium BC � a link between the Levant and NE-Africa?�.
  • Show author(s) 2003. Seminar on Lithic Technology: Technology, Function and Typology of the Southern Levant.
  • Show author(s) 2003. Krigen om Kulturminnene.
  • Show author(s) 2003. Jericho: en arkeologisk utgravning.
  • Show author(s) 2003. Copper in pre-urban societies of the Southern Levant and Northeast Africa.
  • Show author(s) 2003. Arkeologi og krig: Midtøsten.
  • Show author(s) 2003. Archaeology in a sacred and contested region: Jericho 2002.
  • Show author(s) 2002. The Nubian A-Group - Copper artefacts and cultural implications.
  • Show author(s) 2002. Societies on the fringes: Trade and contacts in the ¤th millenium BC.
  • Show author(s) 2002. Kulturelle endringsprosesser i den chalcolittiske perioden i Midtøsten.
  • Show author(s) 2002. Connections and impulses of the Middle East and Norheast Africa in the 4th Millenium BC.
  • Show author(s) 2000. Results from last year research and the potential of the Chalcolithic period.
  • Show author(s) 2000. Kulturelle endringsprosesser i den chalcolittiske perioden i Midtøsten.
  • Show author(s) 2000. Hunnundersøkelsen: Landskap, kosmologi, riter og metallurgi.
  • Show author(s) 1997. Mining and Smelting Copper in Contemporary Nepal. A Discussion of its form, Function and Context.
Book review
  • Show author(s) 2020. Review: Kristin Armstrong Oma. 2018. The sheep people: the ontology of making lives, building homes and forging herds in Early Bronze Age Norway. Sheffield: Equinox. Antiquity. 263-264.
  • Show author(s) 2019. Bender Jørgensen, Lise, Soafer Joanna og Marie Louise Stig Sørensen (eds.) 2018 Creativity in the Bronze Age. Understanding Innovation in Pottery, Textile, and Metalwork Production. Cambridge University Press. Primitive tider. 159-162.
  • Show author(s) 2012. Book review: El Kharafish. The archaeology of Sheikh Muftah Patoral Nomads in the desert around Dakhla Oasis (Egypt). By H. Reimer, Africa Praehistorica 25. Heinrich Barth-Institut, Köln, 2011. Journal of African Archaeology. 125-127.
Academic anthology/Conference proceedings
  • Show author(s) 2016. Palmyrena: City, Hinterland and Caravan Trade Between Orient and Occident: Proceedings of the Conference Held in Athens, December 1-3, 2012. Archaeopress.
  • Show author(s) 2012. Local Societies in Bronze Age Northern Europe. Equinox Publishing.
  • Show author(s) 2004. Combining the Past and the Present: Archaeological perspectives on society. BAR International Series 1210.
  • Show author(s) 2004. Combining the Past and the Present: Archaeological perspectives on society. Archaeopress.
Popular scientific article
  • Show author(s) 2020. Fragmenter av historier - et bronsefunn fra Veum. Årbok for Universitetsmuseet i Bergen. 19-30.
  • Show author(s) 2017. Svart natt på Universitetsmuseet. Årbok for Universitetsmuseet i Bergen. 7-16.
  • Show author(s) 2017. Etnoarkeologi, eksperimentell arkeologi og taus kunnskap. Riss: Et arkeologisk tidsskrift. 4-11.
  • Show author(s) 2016. Sven Nilsson - teolog, zoolog og arkeolog. Riss: Et arkeologisk tidsskrift. 4-13.
  • Show author(s) 2016. Snegler, skjell og fjæresanf - fragmenter av bronsealderens gravritualer? Årbok for Universitetsmuseet i Bergen. 15-25.
  • Show author(s) 2016. Eksperimentet som feilet: Metallurgi, etnografi og taus kunnskap. Årbok for Universitetsmuseet i Bergen. 127-134.
  • Show author(s) 2012. Bronsealdersverdet fra Rimsvarden: Fortid møter nåtid. Riss: Et arkeologisk tidsskrift. 4-11.
  • Show author(s) 2010. Fra tidlige jordbrukere til pastoralnomader. RISS : magasin for studentar og tilsette ved Institutt for nordistikk og litteraturvitskap, Universitetet i Trondheim. 4-12.
  • Show author(s) 2010. Forskningsetiske utfordringer i arkeologien. RISS : magasin for studentar og tilsette ved Institutt for nordistikk og litteraturvitskap, Universitetet i Trondheim. 13-20.
  • Show author(s) 2004. En arkeologisk utgravning i Jeriko på Vestbredden. RISS : magasin for studentar og tilsette ved Institutt for nordistikk og litteraturvitskap, Universitetet i Trondheim. 11-19.
  • Show author(s) 2003. Museumsdirektør uten museer. Museumsnytt. 12-13.
  • Show author(s) 2003. Irak - Hva skjer? Museumsnytt. 1 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2003. Er Unesco partisk? Museumsnytt. 6-8.
Feature article
  • Show author(s) 2020. Hvor ble det av forskningsetikken? Aftenposten.no.
  • Show author(s) 2020. Forskningen ut med badevannet. Khrono.no.
  • Show author(s) 2017. Ingen pengesum vil kunne erstatte det tapte. Bergens Tidende.
  • Show author(s) 2003. Bosettere i dilemma. Klassekampen.
Doctoral dissertation
  • Show author(s) 2015. Mobile pastoralist groups and the Palmyrene in the late Early to Middle Bronze Age (c. 2400-1700 BCE). An archaeological synthesis based on a multidisciplinary approach focusing on satellite imagery studies, environmental data, and textual sources.
  • Show author(s) 2005. Secondary Products, Pastoral Nomads and the Introduction of Metal: The 5th and 4th Millenia BC in the Southern Levant and Nort-East Africa.
Interview
  • Show author(s) 2014. Utdanna til uvisse.
  • Show author(s) 2014. Utanna til uvisse. Høg utdanning er alltid eit god for samfunnet. Men har vi eigentleg bruk for all denne utdanniga?
  • Show author(s) 2014. Urbanisation out of control.
  • Show author(s) 2013. Spurveugle til etikk-kurs.
  • Show author(s) 2013. Kudos to ethics committee.
  • Show author(s) 2013. Hva med kulturminnene i Irak - 10 år etter invasjonen.
  • Show author(s) 2013. 1000 år gamle jødiske skrifter oppdaga i hole i Afghanistan.
  • Show author(s) 2012. Fortid-Nåtid-Framtid.
  • Show author(s) 2011. Eldste kjente vinpresse funnet i Armenia; vindyrking og drikkekultur.
  • Show author(s) 2010. Vergessene Technologien.
  • Show author(s) 2010. Storslått skilpaddemåltid kan endre historieskrivningen.
  • Show author(s) 2010. Sporer bibelske bier. Bier fra bibelsk tid kan vise handelssamkvem over store avstander i Midtøsten for 3000 år siden.
  • Show author(s) 2010. Sporer bibelske bier.
  • Show author(s) 2009. Skader på Gazas kulturarv.
  • Show author(s) 2007. Nasjonalmuseet i Baghdad skadet, NRK P2, Kulturnytt, 6. august.
  • Show author(s) 2006. Kulturminner i fare.
  • Show author(s) 2006. Kulturminner i fare.
  • Show author(s) 2005. Ødeleggelser av kulturminner i Irak.
  • Show author(s) 2005. Å grave i en krigssituasjon.
  • Show author(s) 2005. Ulovlig utgraving på Vestbredden.
  • Show author(s) 2005. Ny samfunnsstruktur for 6000 år siden.
  • Show author(s) 2004. Jeg fant Atlantis.
Documentary
  • Show author(s) 2014. Tama Gaun - the copper village.
Academic chapter/article/Conference paper
  • Show author(s) 2017. Craft and resources - western Norway in the Late Neolithic and the Early Bronze Age. 15 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2017. Craft and materials in the Bronze Age. 2 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2016. Palmyrena. The Northern Hinterland of Palmyra (Homs). 4 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2015. Metal, Institutions and Economic Structures in Southern Norway during the Early Bronze Age. 9 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2015. Documenting copper Mining and Smelting Technology. 10 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2012. Social response or resistance to the introduction of metal? Western Norway at the edge of the "globalized world". 19 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2012. Introduction: local societies, regions and processes of cultural interaction in the Bronze Age. 9 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2011. Societies in Transition: Contextualizing Tell el-Mafjar, Jericho. 17 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2011. Formation of Economic systems and social institutions during the fifth and fourth millennia BC in the southern Levant. 13 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2011. Das Nepal-Experiment - experimentelle Archäometallurgie mit ethnoarchäologischem Ansatz. 8 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2009. To eat or not to eat: the social and economic role of the pig in western Asia during prehistory. 19 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2009. From village to city? 6 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2008. Towards specialised food production - a look at Jebel Bishri. 13 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2006. Midtfeltet på Hunn: impulser og kulturkontakt? 15 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2006. Aspects of Excavation, Cooperation and Management; The Joint Palestinian-Norwegian Excavation at Tell el-Mafjar, Jericho. 22 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2004. Metallurgy and pastoral nomads in the Chalcolithic of the Southern Levant. 13 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2002. En begravet støpeplass fra bronsealderen. 10 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2000. Environmental Impact of Copper Mining and Smelting - Past and Present: A Case study from Okharbot Village Myagdi District. 15 pages.
Academic literature review
  • Show author(s) 2009. The ethics of ethics, or same but different? Comments to Gabriel Moshenska. Norwegian Archaeological Review. 177-180.
Foreword
  • Show author(s) 2016. Palmyrena. Introduction. iii-v.

More information in national current research information system (CRIStin)

In press:

In press Crafts and resources - Western Norway in the Late Neolithic and Early Bronze Age, proceedings from the 13th Nordic Bronze Age symposium, Gothenburg.

In press Ethnoarchaeology, experimental archaeology and tacit knowledge, in Riss. Et arkeologisk tidsskrift. Universitetet i Bergen.

In press Settlement pattern in Jericho during prehistory, in Portal science for archaeology - approaches from the Mediterranean, ed. T. E. Levy. Equinox Publishing Ltd.In press Crafts and resources - Western Norway in the Late Neolithic and Early Bronze Age, proceedings from the 13th Nordic Bronze Age symposium, Gothenburg.In press Etnoarkeologi, eksperimentell arkeologi og taus kunnskap, i Riss. Et arkeologisk tidsskrift. Universitetet i Bergen.

 

Books/monographs:

2011 Social and technological aspects of mining, smelting and casting copper. An ethnoarchaeological study from Nepal. Der Anschnitt. Deutschen Bergbau-Museum Bochum.

2010 Anfinset, N. Metal, Nomads and Culture Contact, Equinox Publishing Ltd., London.

 

Edited books/anthologies

2016 Meyer, J. C., Heldaas Seland, E. & N. Anfinset (eds.). Palmyrena: City, Hinterland and Caravan Trade between the Orient and the Occident. Archaeopress. Oxford.

2012 Anfinset, N. & Wrigglesworth, M. (eds.) Local Societies in Bronze Age Northern Europe. Equinox Publishing Ltd., London.

2004 Combining the Past and the Present. Archaeological perspectives on society, eds. Oestigaard, T. & Anfinset, N. & Saetersdal, T., BAR International Series 1210.

 

Reviews, chronicles and comments

2012 Book review: El Kharafish. The archaeology of Sheikh Muftah Patoral Nomads in the desert around Dakhla Oasis (Egypt). By H. Reimer, Africa Praehistorica 25. Heinrich Barth-Institut, Köln, 2011, in Journal of African Archaeology, Vol. 10 (1), 125-127.

2009 The ethics of ethics, or same but different?, in Norwegian Archaeological Review, comments to G. Moshenska, Vol. 42, no. 2, 177-180.

2003 Bosettere i dillemma. Kronikk i Klassekampen 7. juli 2003. (Settlers in dilemma)

 

Articles in books and journals

2016 Snegler, skjell og fjæresand - fragmenter av bronsealderens gravrituale? Årbok for Universitetsmuseet i Bergen, pp. 15-25. Universitetet i Bergen. http://www.nordisktrykk.no/FLIP/UMB2016-Flip/mobile/index.html#p=1

2016 Eksperimentet som feilet: Metallurgi, etnografi og taus kunnskap. Årbok for Universitetsmuseet i Bergen, pp. 127-134. Universitetet i Bergen. http://www.nordisktrykk.no/FLIP/UMB2016-Flip/mobile/index.html#p=1

2016 Sven Nilsson - teolog, zoolog og arkeolog, i Riss. Et arkeologisk tidsskrift. pp. 4-13. Universitetet i Bergen. http://riss.uib.no/files/2016/12/RISS-Nr.-1-2016.pdf

2016 Palmyrena. The Northern Hinterland of Palmyra (Homs), Meyer, C., Anfinset, N. & T. P. Schou, in A History of Syria in One Hundred Sites, eds. Kanjou. Y & A. Tsuneki. Archaeopress Publishing, Oxford. pp. 355-358.

2016 Bronze casting and cultural connections: Bronze Age workshop at Hunn, Norway Melheim, L., Prescott. C. & N. Anfinset, in Praehistorische Zeitschrift, vol. 91, no. 1, 42-66.

2015 Metal, institutions and economic structures in southern Norway during the Early Bronze Age, in Suchowska-Ducke, P., Scott Reiter, S. & H. Vandkilde (eds.). Forging Identities. The Mobility of Culture in Bronze Age Europe. Report from a Marie Curie Project 2009-2012 with concluding conference at Aarhus University, Moesgaard 2012: volume 2. British Archaeological Reports, S2772, pp. 145-153.

2015 Documenting copper mining and smelting technology, in Metals and Civilzations. Proceedings from BUMA VII, Beginnings of the use of metals and alloys, Bangalore, National Institute of Advanced Studies, eds S. Srinivasan, R. Ranganathan & A. Giumlia-Mair, pp. 223-232.

 

2012 Bronsealdersverdet fra Rimsvarden: Fortid møter nåtid, i Riss. Et arkeologisk tidsskrift, Nr. 2, 4-11. Universitetet i Bergen. (The bronze sword from Rimsvarden: Past meets present)

2012 Social response or resistance to the introduction of metal? Western Norway at the edge of the "globalised world", in Anfinset, N. & Wrigglesworth, M. (eds.)Local Societies in Bronze Age Northern EuropeEquinox Publishing Ltd., London. 232-250. http://www.equinoxpub.com/equinox/books/showbook.asp?bkid=441

2012 Anfinset, N. & Wrigglesworth, M., Introduction: local societies, regions and processes of cultural interaction in the Bronze Age, in Anfinset, N. & Wrigglesworth, M. (eds.)Local Societies in Bronze Age Northern EuropeEquinox Publishing Ltd., London. 1-9. http://www.equinoxpub.com/equinox/books/showbook.asp?bkid=441

2011 Formation of economic systems and social institutions: the 5th and 4th milennia in the southern Levant, in Interweaving worlds: systemic interaction in Eurasia, 7th to 1st millennium BC, eds. Wilkinson, T., Sherratt, S. and Bennet, J., Oxbow Publishing. 145-157.

2011 Goldenberg, G., Anfinset, N., Slivestri, E., Belgrado, E., Hanning, E., Klaunzer, M., Schneider, P., Staudt, M. & Töchterle, U. Das Nepal-Experiment - experimentelle Archäometallurgie mit ethnoarchäologischem Ansatz, in Die Geschichte des Bargbaus in Tirol un seinen angrenzenden Gebieten. Proceedings zum 5. Milstone-Meeting des SFB-HiMAT vom 7.-10.10 in Mühlbach, eds. K. Oeggl, G. Goldenberg, T. Stöllner & M. Prast. Innsbruck University Press. 83-90.

2011 Anfinset, N., Taha, H., al-Zawahra, M. & J. Yasine Societies in transition; contextualising Tell el-Mafjar, Jericho, in Culture, Chronology and the Chalcolithic, eds. J. Lowie & Y. Rowan. Oxbow Books, Levant Supplementary Series. 97-113.

2010 Forskningsetiske utfordringer i arkeologien, i Riss - et arkeologisk tidsskrift, nr. 1, 13-20. Universitetet i Bergen.

2010 Anfinset, N. & Meyer, J. C., The hinterland of Palmyra, in Antiquity, Vol. 84, no. 324, June issue, http://antiquity.ac.uk/projgall/anfinset324/

2009 To eat or not to eat: the social and economic role of the pig in Western Asia during prehistory, in Food and Foodways in the Middle East, ed. Naguib, N., 37-55, Birzeit Univeristy. Ramallah.

2009 The ethics of ethics, or same but different?, in Norwegian Archaeological Review, comments to G. Moshenska, Vol. 42, no. 2, 177-180.

2008 Anfinset, N. Towards specialised food production – a look to Jebel Bishri, Syria, in Jebel Bishri in context. Introduction to the archaeological studies  and te neighbourhood of Jebel Bishri in Central Syria, ed. Lönnqvist, M. BAR International Series 1817, 1-13, Oxford.

2006 Anfinset, Nils Aspects of Excavation, Cooperation and Management; The Joint Palestinian-Norwegian Excavation at Tell el-Mafjar, Jericho, i Tell es-Sultan / Jericho in the context of the Jordan Valley. Site Management, Conservation and Sustainable Development, red. L. Nigro & H. Taha, ”La Sapienza” Expedition to Palestine & Jordan, ROSAPAT 02, Rome, pp. 61-82.

2006 Anfinset, Nils Midtfeltet på Hunn: Impulser og kulturkontakt? i Randi Barndon, Sonja M. Innselset, Kari K. Kristoffersen & Trond K. Lødøen (red.) Festskrift til Gro Mandt på 70-årsdagen, UBAS - Universitetet i Bergen Arkeologiske Skrifter. Nordisk 3, pp. 27-41.

2005 Anfinset, Nils Bosetninger på Vestbredden i fortid og nåtid, i Babylon. Tidsskrift om Midtøsten og Nord-Afrika. Vol. 3, No. 2, 106-115.

2004 Anfinset, N., Meltheim, L. & Prescott, C.: Hunnundersøkelsen: Landskap, kosmologi, riter og metallurgi.  http://www.hf.uio.no/iakk/hunn/

2004 Anfinset, Nils Metallurgy and pastoral nomads in the Chalcolithic of the Southern Levant, i Combining the Past and the Present. Archaeological perspectives on society, reds. Oestigaard, T. & Anfinset, N. & Saetersdal, T., BAR International Series 1210. 61-73.

2003 Anfinset, N. A Passion for Cultural Difference. Archaeology and Ethnicity in the Southern Levant, i Norwegian Archaeological Review, Vol. 36, No. 1, 45-63.

2000 Anfinset, Nils Mining and Smelting Copper in Contemporary Nepal. A Discussion of its Form, Function and Context, i H. Vankilde & D. Olausson (eds.) Form, Function and Context. Acta Archaeologica Lundensia. Lund. Sweden, 203-212.

  • Urban transformation in the southern Levant, a NORHED-project, in collaboration with Birzeit University
  • Trade and landuse in Palmyra and the surrounding territory. Joint Syrian-Norwegian survey between Palmyra and Isriyé (Seriane). Ansvar for tiden ned til og med bronsealder (2009-2012) http://www.org.uib.no/palmyrena/
  • Global Moments in the Levant; Processes towards political economies in the Levant in the 5th and 4th millennia bc - a comparative approach (2006-2009)
  • Hunn prosjektet (med Christopher Prescott og Anne Lene Melheim) (1998-2003)
  • The joint Palestinian-Norwegian excavation at Tell el-Mafjar, Jericho
  • VikingAR; the use of Augumented Reality in Archaeology and exhibitions (2005)
  • Lower Jordan River Basin Programme, NUFU project (1998-2007)