The list of publications from the SapienCE team has so far been solid, and under you will find some recent publications from 2019, and a list of selected publications from 2018 and forthcoming publications. The link to SapienCE project site on Cristin.no provides you with even more articles, talks and presentations from our team members. The Cristin site is also more frequently updated.
You can find all SapienCE research results here: SapienCE in Cristin
Recent publications 2019
Color Me Heated? A Comparison of Potential Methods to Quantify Color Change in Thermally Altered Rocks.
Journal of Field Archaeology.
Online link: https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/00934690.2019.1591092
Joshua Kumbani et al. Incl. Sarah Jacoba Deborah Wurz
A functional investigation of southern Cape Later Stone Age artefacts resembling aerophones.
Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports, 24, 693 – 711
Online link: https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2352409X18307612
Selected publications 2018
An abstract drawing from the 73,000-year-old levels at Blombos Cave, South Africa.
Nature, 562, 115 – 118
Online link: https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-018-0514-3
Jerome P. Reynard and Christopher Henshilwood
Using trampling modification to infer occupational intensity during the Still Bay at Blombos Cave, southern Cape, South Africa.
African Archaeological Review, 35- 1, 1 – 19
Online link: https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10437-018-9286-2
Jerome Reynard and Christopher Henshilwood
Environment versus behaviour: Zooarchaeological and taphonomic analyses of fauna from the Still Bay layers at Blombos Cave, South Africa.
Online Link: https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1040618218305743
Katja Douze, Anne Delagnes, Sarah Jacoba Deborah Wurz, Christopher Henshilwood
The Howiesons Poort lithic sequence of Klipdrift Shelter, southern Cape, South Africa.
PLoS ONE, 13- 11, 1 – 24
Online link: https://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0206238
Small mammals from Marine Isotope Stage 5 at Klasies River, South Africa - Reconstructing the local palaeoenvironment.
Quaternary International, 471, 6 – 20
Online link: https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1040618217300848
Connections, culture and environments around 100 000 years ago at Klasies River main site.
Quaternary International, 495, 102 – 115
Online link: https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1040618217314374
Francesco d'Errico et al.
Cultural Exaptation, Cultural Neural Reuse: A mechanism for the emergence of modern culture and behaviour.
Biological Theory, 13- 4, 213 – 227
Online link: https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s13752-018-0306-x
Francesco d'Errico et al.
From number sense to number symbols. An archaeological perspective.
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal B: Biological Sciences, 373- 1740, 1 - 10
Online link: https://royalsocietypublishing.org/doi/full/10.1098/rstb.2016.0518
Andrea Bender, et al. Incl. Sieghard Beller
Variability in the alignment of number and space across languages and tasks.
Frontiers in Psychology, 9, 1 – 19
Online link: https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fpsyg.2018.01724/full
Andrea Bender, Sieghard Beller et al.
Gender congruency from a neutral point of view: The roles of gender classes and conceptual connotations.
Journal of Experimental Psychology. Learning, Memory and Cognition, 44- 10, 1580 – 1608
Online link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29389194
Alastair C Cunningham et al. incl. Simon James Armitage
High-precision natural dose rate estimates through beta counting.
Radiation Measurements, 1 – 6
Online link: https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1350448717308685
Alice Novello et al. incl. Sarah Jacoba Deborah Wurz
Phytoliths in modern plants and soils from Klasies River, Cape Region (South Africa).
Quaternary International, 464, 440 – 459
Online link: https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1040618217307152
Lucinda Backwell et al. Incl. Francesco d'Errico
The antiquity of bow-and-arrow technology: evidence from Middle Stone Age layers at Sibudu Cave.
Antiquity, 92- 362, 289 – 303
Online link: https://www.cambridge.org/core/journals/antiquity/article/antiquity-of-bowandarrow-technology-evidence-from-middle-stone-age-layers-at-sibudu-cave/144C2A7FAB990C2AA559D810C3297CFA
Ivan Colagé and Francesco d'Errico
Culture: the driving force of human cognition.
Topics in Cognitive Science
Online link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30033618
Sieghard Beller, Andrea Bender et al.
The Cultural Challenge in Mathematical Cognition
Journal of Numerical Cognition, 4- 2, 448 – 463
Online link: https://jnc.psychopen.eu/article/view/137/html
Eleanor ML Scerri et al. incl. Francesco d'Errico
Did Our Species Evolve in Subdivided Populations across Africa, and Why Does It Matter?
Trends in Ecology & Evolution, 33- 8, 582 – 594
Online link: https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0169534718301174
Alison S Brooks et al. incl. Francesco d'Errico
Long-distance stone transport and pigment use in the earliest Middle Stone Age.
Science, 360- 6384, 90 – 94
Online link: https://science.sciencemag.org/content/360/6384/90
Magnus M. Haaland et al.
Documenting archaeological thin sections in high-resolution: a comparison of methods and discussion of analytical applications.
Online link: https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1002/gea.21706
Human evolution, archaeology and the South African landscape during the last 100 000 years.
Knight, J. & Rogerson, C. The Geography of South Africa - Contemporary Changes and New Directions. Springer: Amsterdam
Online link: https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-319-94974-1_13