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Randi Håland

Professor emerita, arkeologi

 

  • Global arkeologi; Afrika, Nære Østen, India med vekt på kulturkontakt over det Indiske hav
  • Komparative perspektiv innen etno-arkeologisk forskning
  • Fra akvatisk ressursutnyttelse til jordbrukstilpassninger 10 000-5000 bp
  • Symbolbruk og identitet manifistert i materiell kultur

 

Vitenskapelig artikkel
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2017). Kirwan Memorial Lecture: Nile Valley archaeology and Darfur ethnography: the impact of women on cultural evolution. A personal reflection. . Sudan & Nubia : the Sudan Archaeological Research Society bulletin. 3-15.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2014). The Meroitic empire: trade and cultural influences in an Indian ocean context. African Archaeological Review. 649-673.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2012). Crops and Culture. Dispersal of African Millets to the Indian Subcontinent and its Cultural Consequences. Dhaulagiri Journal of Sociology and Anthropology. 1-30.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2012). Changing food ways as indicators of emerging complexity in Sudanese Nubia: from Neolithic agropastoralists to the Meroitic civilisation. Azania. 327-342.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2011). Crops and Culture: Dispersal of African Millets to the Indian Subcontinent and its Cultural Consequences. Dhaulagiri Journal of Sociology and Anthropology. 1-30.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2008). Say it in iron: Symbols of transformation and reproduction in the European Iron Age. Current Swedish Archaeology. 19 sider.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2007). New perspectives on the Agordat material, Eritrea: A re-examination of the Archaeological material in the National Museum, Khartoum. Nyame Akuma. 4-11.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2007). God of war, worldly ruler, and craft specialists in the Meroitic Kingdom of Sudan: Inferring social identity from material remains. Journal of Social Archaeology. 372-392.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2007). Ancestral Landscape of Manyikaland Archaeology Research Project; An Overview. Zimbabwea. 1-9.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2004). Technology, transformation, and symbolism ethnographic perspectives on European iron working. Norwegian Archaeological Review. 1-19.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2004). Iron Smelting - a vanishing tradition: Ethnographic study of this craft in South-west Ethiopia. Journal of African Archaeology. 65-80.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2004). Furnace and Pot: why the iron smelter is a big pot maker. A case study from South.Western Ethiopia. Azania. 146-165.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2002). Social Life of Iron. Anthropos: Internationale Zeitschrift für Völker- und Sprachenkunde. 35-54.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2002). Late Paleolithic Technology among HunterGatherers in the Dang Valley 10-12 000 years ago. Vegetation and Society.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2001). Pottery Production, Iron Working, and Trade in the Early Iron Age: The case of Dakawa,east-central Tanzania. MANGLER.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2000). Pottery Productionn, Iron Working and Trade in the Early Iron Age: The case of Dakawa, east-central Tanzania. Azania. 75-106.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2000). Ethno-archaeological Research on Iron smelting in South-west Ethiopia. Nyame Akuma.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (1997). Emergence of sedentism: New ways of living, new ways of symbolizing. Antiquity. 371-385.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (1996). Levels of Meaning in Symbolic Objects. Cambridge Archaeological Journal.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (1996). Levels Meaning in Symbolic Objects. Cambridge Archaeological Journal.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (1995). Who speaks the Goddess' Language. Imagination and Method in Archeological Research. Norwegian Archaeological Review. 17.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (1993). Dakawa, an Early Iron-Age site from East-Central Tanzania. (Tilknyttet prosjektet: Tan-064 Archaeology, Competence building and Research, Tanzania). NIAME AKUMA Bulletin of the Society of Africanist Archaeology.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (1992). Radiocarbon Dates from Mesolithic sites in the Atbara Region, Sudan. Nyame Akuma. 17-28.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (1992). Mesolithic sites in the Atbara Region. Nubian Letters. 1-5.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (1992). Fish, pots and grain in Early and Mid-Holocene adaptions in the Central Sudan. African Archaeological Review. 43-64.
Populærvitenskapelig foredrag
  • Vis forfatter(e) (1993). Husholdet som faktor i utviklingen av sedentisme: mesolitiske tilpasninger i Sudan.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (1992). The domestic field, as a factor in the emergence of sedentism. The Late prehistory in the Central Nile valley of the Sudan.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (1992). Holocene Adaptions in the Central Nile Valley. From Sedentism to Agriculture.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (1992). Central Sudan 5000-6000 BP. From Food Production to Specialized Pastoralism.
Vitenskapelig foredrag
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2014). The Meroitic Empire: trade and cultural influences in an Indian Ocean context.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2014). Origin of domestication and aquatic adaptations – the Nile in comparative perspectives.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2014). Meroitic Empire: trade and cultural influence in an Indian Ocean context.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2014). Innovation of pottery; womens role as the innovator and nurturer. The use of ethnographic material to understand the symbolism of pots and boiled Food.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2013). Meroitic kingdom, trade and cultural influence in an Indian Ocean context?
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2013). Indian impacts on Meroitic civilization; the movement of craft people and symbolic styles?
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2013). Competence building and project cooperation?
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2012). Southampton 3-4 novemberAfrican Archaeology Research Days Foredrag med titteen. Crops and Culture. dispersal of African millets to India and Himalayan foothills in Nepal and its Cultural Consequences.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2012). Foredrag med tittel: Meroitic kingly ideals. Temples, and Gods in an Afro-Indian context.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2011). Emergence and spread of agriculture from the Near East and Africa to the Indian subcontinent and Nepal.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2011). Changing in gender roles from early to late Neolithic. A process towards the great male take over bid.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2008). Food ways of Middle Asia and Africa: Fringes and cross roads.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2008). Fish, Pots and Grain: from aquatic resource utlilization to agriculture along the Nile, 10 000-5000 years ago.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2008). Changing food ways as indicators of emerging social complextity.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2008). Changing Foodways as indicators of emering social complexity. From the Neolithic agro-pastoralists to the Meritic civilization.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2007). Transition from the Mesolithic to Neolithic in Central Sudan.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2007). India, on the cross road between the Near East and African food ways.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2007). Fra akvatiske tilpassninger langs Nilen og Atbara til jordbruksøkonomi (9-6000 år tilbake.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2007). Dispersal of African food crops to India along the Indian Ocean Rim.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2007). Dispersal of African food crops to India along the Indian Ocean.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2007). Africa and the Near East; Pot and Porridge, Bread and Oven-two food systems maintained over 10 000 years.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2006). The Ethiopian Iron Smelter and his World.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2006). The Ethiopian Iron Smelter and his World.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2006). The Ethiopian Iron Smelter and his World.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2006). Ritual and Political aspects of Meropitic Iron Working: Iron in War and Conflict.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2006). Porridge andPot, Bread and Oven. Foodways and symbolism in Africa and the Near East.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2006). Meroitic Iron Working Politics and Ritual.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2006). Foodsystems, food symbolism and Sociability.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2005). The Ethiopian iron Smelter and his World.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2005). The Ethiopian Iron Smelter and his World.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2005). Food Systems in the Levant. From the Neolithic to the Present.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2005). Caste: Sociological Conceptualisation and Archaeolgical Documentation.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2005). Africa and the Near East: Pot and Porridge, Bread and Oven. two food systems maintained over 10000 years.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2004). The early Days - Ideas and Objectives for Academic Collaboration.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2004). The Pot and the Porridge, the Bread and the Owen. Africa and the Near East. The practice of two Food Ways from the Neolithic to the Present.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2004). The Nile and the Levant: Porridge and Bread. 10 Thousand years' Practice of two Food Systems.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2004). The Ethiopian iron smelter and his world.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2004). TYechnology, Transformation and Symbolism: Ethnographic Perspectives on European Iron Working.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2004). Later Pre-History of North Africa.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2004). Iron Smelting, Technology and Symbolism: A case study from Ethiopia.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2003). The Levant and The Nile. Bread and Porridge; a 100 000 years practice of two food-systems.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2003). Iron in the making: European Iron Working seen in a Cross-Cultural Perspective.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2003). Global Archaeology.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2003). Cultural Heritage management; the Case of Sudan.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2002). The Past in the Present; Cultural Heritage and Nation Building.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2002). The Coast and the Interior of Tanzania during the 9th century AD. The Case of Dakawa.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2002). Material Culture and Identity. Caste and Craft.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2002). Late Paleolithic technology among hunter/gatheres in the Dang Valle, Nepal 10-12,000 years ago.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2002). Iron Working and Trade. Indian Ocean and the African Hinterland late first millennium AD.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2002). Iron Age i East Africa.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2002). Furnace and Pot; Why the iron smelter is a big pot maker.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2002). Fra blesterovn til smia; en kryss-kultural studie av jern produksjon.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2002). Culture Contact across the Indian Ocean: Africa and Asia.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2002). Cultural Heritage Management.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2002). Caste and Craft spesialization among Ironworkers in SW Ethiopia.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2001). New Perspectives on the Technology and the Socio-Cultural Context of Iron Working at the Dakawa site.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2000). Iron Age in East Africa, Cross Cultural perspective.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2000). "The role of archeology in understanding the longterm landscape changes".
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2000). "Introduction to the interdisclpinary approach in Archaeology in Palestine".
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2000). " Furnace and Pot: why is the Wollaita iron smelter a big pot maker?".
  • Vis forfatter(e) (1999). The Ways of Women: From Sedentism to Food production in the Middle Nile Region. Sudan.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (1999). The Role of Women in the transition to Acriculture.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (1999). Aims and Results of the archaeological work 1998 for the Project: Lower Jordan River Basin Project.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (1995). Who speaks the Goddess' language - Introductory lecture.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (1993). Husholdet som faktor i utviklingen av sedentisme: mesolitiske tilpasninger i Sudan.
Leder
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2014). Africa and the Indian Ocean. African Archaeological Review. 543-545.
Leserinnlegg
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2012). Petition to Stop the Dams in Sudan European Committee for Preserving the Middle Nile. African Archaeological Review. 1-5.
Short communication
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2016). Bjørn Myhre 1938–2015. Norwegian Archaeological Review. 1-4.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2008). knut odner 1924 - 2008. Viking. 2007-2010.
Anmeldelse
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2012). Preserving the Middle Nile (Sudan). Antiquity. 2 sider.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2009). Tereba Togola, Archaeological Investigations of Iron Age Sites in the Mema Region, Mali (West Africa). African Archaeological Review. 155-157.
Fagbok
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2000). I begynnelsen. Aschehougs forlag.
Mastergradsoppgave
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2007). Rituell praksis. Nytta menneska i Sør/Sentral-Levanten rituell praksis i deira daglege liv i MPPNB?
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2007). Neandertals Evolution or Catastrophe? A study on Neandertal extinction.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2007). An investigation of iron working in Toronto.
Kronikk
  • Vis forfatter(e) (1998). Bokanmeldelse av Felix Chami: The Tanzanian Coast in the first Millenium AD. An Archaeology of the Iron- working, Farming communities. African Archaeological Review. 3.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (1996). Jean Brown: "Traditional Metalworking in Kenya". Bokanmeldelse. Azania.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (1994). Roger Cribb: Nomads in Archaeology. New Studies in Archaeology. Cambridge University Press, 1991; Øystein Sacal LaBianca: Hesban 1 Sedentarization and Nomadization, Andrews University Press, 1990 (Bokmelding). Norwegian Archaeological Review.
Doktorgradsavhandling
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2015). War on the southern frontier of the emerging state of ancient Egypt. A warfare perspective on the history of the A-Group people in Lower Nubia during the 4th millennium BCE.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2015). The Meroitic Cemetery at Berber: Discussion on Funerary Practices and Implications for Understanding the Role of Sorghum and Trade in the Meroitic Society in the Middle Nile Region.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (1982). Migratory herdsmen and migratory women : the structure of neolithic seasonal adaptation in the Khartoum Nile environment.
Intervju
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2012). Maten som former oss.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2004). Perler og identitetsmarkering. 70.000 år gamle funn fra Sør AFRIKA.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2004). 70.000 år gamle funn av perler fra Blombos hulen i Sør Afrika.
Dokumentar
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2005). Utenfor Eden- Fruktbar balanse.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2005). Utenfor Eden (drømmen om Edens hage.
Programdeltagelse
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2003). Tidlig handel og komplekse samfunn i Øst-Afrika.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2003). Iraks kulturminner.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2003). Homo Sapiens i Afrika.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2003). Feltarbeid i Etiopia.
Vitenskapelig Kapittel/Artikkel/Konferanseartikkel
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2017). Prehistoric Figurines in Sudan. 21 sider.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2016). Origin of Domestication and Aquatic Adaptation: The Nile Valley in Comparative Perspective . 19 sider.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2013). Early Farming Societies Along the Nile.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2013). "Ironworking in an Indian Ocean context". 11 sider.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2011). Landscape. 10 sider.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2009). Middle Asian and African culture areas defined by their cuisines: Core areas and interactions. 7 sider.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2009). Aquatic resource utilization and the emergence of pottery during the Late Palaeolithic and Mesolithic. A Global perspective From the Nile to China. 10 sider.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2009). Ancient Nubia. A culinary cross road between Africa and Near East. 18 sider.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2008). Craft specialization, cast identites and political centralisation. 15 sider.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2006). Ritual and political aspects of iron working; iron in war and conflict.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2006). Iron in the making: Technology and Symbolism. Ethnographic perspectives on European iron-working. 10 sider.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2006). Food, Pots and Gender. -233 sider.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2006). Africa and the Near East: Pot and Porridge, Bread and Oven – Two food systems maintained over 10,000 years. 13 sider.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2005). New perspectives on the Technology and Socio- Cultural Context of Iron Working at Dakawa. 8 sider.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2005). Cultural heritage: Objects of the past as symbols of identity in the present. 12 sider.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2004). Smelting iron. Caste and its symbolism in South-Western Ethiopia. 12 sider.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (1999). The ways of women: Sedentism and the importance of hearth centered activities. 18 sider.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (1999). The puzzle of the late emergence of domesticated sorghum in the Nile Valley. 23 sider.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (1998). The Puzzle of the Late Emergence of Domesticated Sorghum in the Nile Valley. -20 sider.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (1996). Cultivation and domestication: Separate but independent processes in the emergence of agriculture.
Digitale læremidler
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2004). The Ethiopian Iron Smelter and his World.
Vitenskapelig oversiktsartikkel/review
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2009). Archaelogical Investigations of Iron Age Sites in the Mema Region, Mali (West Africa). By Tereba Togola. African Archaeological Review. 55-57.
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2007). Porridge and pot, bread and oven: Food ways and symbolism in Africa and the Near East from the Neolithic to the present. Cambridge Archaeological Journal. 165-182.
Webutstilling
  • Vis forfatter(e) (2013). Darfur before: Technologies, Symbolisms and Multiple Identities.

Se fullstendig oversikt over publikasjoner i CRIStin.

2011. with Gunnar Haaland. Landscape. In Archaeology of Ritual and Religion, (ed.) Tim Insoll: 24-37. Oxford University Press. ISBN 978-0-19-923244.4.

2007. Porridge and Pot, Bread and Oven: Food ways and Symbolism in Africa and the Near East from the Neolithic to the present. In Cambridge Archaeological Journal 17: 165-82. Cambridge University Press. 0959-7743.

2007. with Gunnar Haaland. God of war, wordly ruler, and craft specialists in the Meroitic Kingdom of Sudan. Journal of Social Archaeology: 372-393. Sage Publication ISSN 1469-6053. 372-393. Sage Publication ISSN 1469-6053

2004. Iron smelting- a vanishing tradition: ethnographic study of this craft in Ethiopia. Journal of African Archaeology Vol. 2; 65-80.

2004. Made the film "The Ethiopian Iron Smelter and his World" Available on CD and DVD. Shown at Smithsonian Institute 2005

2002. with Gunnar Haaland and Suman Rijal. Social Life of Iron; A Cross-Cultural Study of Technological, Cognitive and Political Aspects of Iron Symbolism. Arthropods 97; 35-54.

2000. with Gunnar Håland. I begynnelsen (In the Beginning.) Vol. 1. Aschehoug's World History. Revised edition.

1999. The Puzzle of the late emergence of domesticated sorghum in the NileValley. In Prehistory of Food, (eds.), Gosden, C. and J. Hather (eds.): 397-419. London: Routledge.

1995. Sedentism, Cultivation and Plant Domestication in the Holocene Middle Nile Region. Journal of Field Archaeology Vol. 22; 157-173

1985. with Peter Shinnie. African Iron Working Ancient and Traditional. Universitetsforlaget, Oslo

1987. Socio-economic Dirrentiation in the Neolithic Sudan. BAR. International Series 350. Oxbow, Oxford.

 

 

  • Enabling Local Voices: The Gender and Development Forum. NUFU project in cooperation with Women´s Studies Institute , University of Bir Zeit.
  • Gobal Moments NFR finansiert tverrfagelig storforskningsprosjekt. "Foodways, technology and symbolism in a Global World"
  • Lower Jordan Basin projekt. Tverrfagelig prosjekt finansiert av NUFU
  • Water Culture and Identity, within the Nile Basin Research Program. NORAD finansiert.
  • Digitalizing Darfur pictures from fieldwork 1965-1978, for an exhibitition and book project.