Publications

In Press

Bromham, L. (in press). Solving Galton’s problem: practical solutions for analysing language diversity and evolution. Historical Linguistics.

Kealy, S., Donnellan, S., Mitchell, K., Herrera, M., Aplin, K., O’Connor, S., & Louys, J. (in press). Phylogenetic relationships of the cuscuses (Diprotodontia: Phalangeridae) of Island Southeast Asia and Melanesia based on the mitochondrial ND2 gene. Australian Mammalogy.

Passmore, S., & Watts, J. In Press. WEIRD People and The Western Church: Who made whom? Religion, Brain & Behavior. https://doi.org/10.1080/2153599X.2021.1991459

Rowland, M., Shaw, B., & Ulm, S. (in press). Maritime island and coastal societies of Australia and New Guinea. In Oxford Handbook of the Archaeology of Australia and New Guinea.

Shaw, B., & Coxe, S. (in press). Cannibalism and developments to socio-political systems from 540 BP in the Massim islands of southeast Papua New Guinea.

Shipton, C., O’Connor, S., Reepmeyer, C., Kealy, S., & Jankowski, N. (in press). Shell Adzes, Exotic Obsidian, and Inter-Island Voyaging in the Terminal Pleistocene and Holocene of Wallace. Journal of Island and Coastal Archaeology.

2021-22

Books

Evans, N. 2022. Words of Wonder: Endangered Languages and What They Tell Us. 2nd ed. Wiley-Blackwell. https://www.wiley.com/en-us/9781119758754.

Frieman, C. (2021). An Archaeology of Innovation: Approaching social and technological change in human society. Manchester University Press. ISBN 9781526132659.

Sterelny, K. (2021). The Pleistocene Social Contract: Culture and Cooperation in Human Evolution. Oxford University Press. ISBN 9780197531389.

Sterelny, K. & Planer, R. 2021. From Signal to Symbol, MIT Press, ISBN 9780262045971.

Book chapters

Evans, N. 2021. Social cognition in Dalabon. Language Documentation and Conservation Special Publication No. 12 Social Cognition Parallax Corpus (SCOPIC). (22-84 pp). http://hdl.handle.net/10125/24743

Frieman, C. 2021. Make new things but keep the old: Imitation, innovation and the communication of new ideas. In: F. Klimscha, S. Hansen & J. Renn (eds.), Contextualising Ancient Technology: From Archaeological Case Studies Towards a Social Theory of Ancient Innovation Processes. Berlin: TOPOI. https://pure.mpg.de/rest/items/item_3343664/component/file_3344686/content

O’Shannessy, C. (2021). Code-switching as a way of speaking – from language shift to language maintenance. In Babel, Anna and Mark Sicoli (Eds.) Contact, structure, and change: A festschrift in honor of Sarah G. Thomason. Ann Arbor: Michigan Publishing. pp36-42. https://doi.org/10.3998/mpub.11616118

Journal articles

Adeleye, M., Connor, S., Herbert, A. & Haberle, S. 2022. Toward the saving of global rainforests. Global Change Biology. https://doi.org/10.1111/gcb.16112

Bromham, L. 2022. Meaning and Purpose: Using Phylogenies to Investigate Human History and Cultural Evolution. Biological Theory. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13752-022-00401-5

Frieman, C. & Lewis, J. 2022. Trickle down innovation? Creativity and innovation at the margins. World Archaeology. https://doi.org/10.1080/00438243.2021.2014948

Hua, X., Meakins, F., Algy, C., & Bromham, L. 2022. Language change in multidimensional space: New methods for modelling linguistic coherence. Language Dynamics and Change, 12, 78-123. https://doi.org/10.1163/22105832-bja10015

Kidd, E. & Garcia, R. 2022. How diverse is child language acquisition research?. First Language. https://doi.org/10.1177/01427237211066405

James, H., Adams, S., Willmes, M., Mathison, K., Ulrichsen, A., Wood, R., Valera, A., Frieman, C., and Grün, R. 2022. A large-scale environmental strontium isotope baseline map of Portugal for archaeological and paleoecological provenance studies.  Journal of Archaeological Science 142:105595. doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jas.2022.105595.

Mariani, M., Connor, S., Theuerkauf, M., Herbert, A., Kunes, P., Bowman, B., Fletcher, M., Head, L., Kershaw, A., Haberle, S., Stevenson, J., Adeleye, M., Cadd, H., Hopf, F. & Briles, C. 2022. Disruption of cultural burning promotes shrub encroachment and unprecedented wildfires. Frontiers in ecology and the environment. https://doi.org/10.1002/fee.2395

Shaw, B., Hawkins, S., Becerra-Valdivia, L., et al. 2022. Frontier Lapita interaction with resident Papuan populations set the stage for initial peopling of the Pacific. Nature Ecology & Evolution. https://www.nature.com/articles/s41559-022-01735-w

Sterelny, K. 2022. Ethnography, Archaeology and The Late Pleistocene. Philosophy of Science, 1-39. https://doi.org/10.1017/psa.2021.42 

Adeleye, M., Connor, S. & Haberle, S. 2021. A quantitative synthesis of Holocene vegetation change in Nigeria (Western Africa). The Holocene. https://doi.org/10.1177/09596836211033198

Adeleye, M., Haberle, S., Connor, S., Stevenson, J. & Bowman, D. 2021. Indigenous Fire-Managed Landscapes in Southeast Australia during the Holocene—New Insights from the Furneaux Group Islands, Bass Strait. Fire. 4(2): 17. https://doi.org/10.3390/fire4020017

Adeleye, M., Haberle, S., McWethy, D., Connor, S., & Stevenson, J. 2021. Environmental change during the last glacial on an ancient land bridge of southeast Australia. Journal of Biogeography. 48(9). https://doi.org/10.1111/jbi.14255

Baird, L., Evans, N. & Greenhill, S. 2021. Blowing in the wind: Using “North Wind and the Sun’ texts to sample phoneme inventories. Journal of the International Phonetic Association. http://www.doi.org/10.1017/S002510032000033X

Bromham, L., Dinnage, R., Skirgård, H., Ritchie, A., Cardillo, M., Meakins, F., Greenhill, S. & Hua, X. 2021. Global predictors of language endangerment and the future of linguistic diversity. Nature, Ecology & Evolution. https://www.nature.com/articles/s41559-021-01604-y

Donnelly, S. & Kidd, E. 2021. The Longitudinal Relationship Between Conversational Turn-Taking and Vocabulary Growth in Early Language Development. Child Development. 0(0): 1-17. 10.1111/cdev.13511

Field, J., Shaw, B., & Summerhayes, G. 2022. Pathways to the Interior: Human settlement in the Simbai-Kaironk Valleys of the Madang Province, PNG. Australian Archaeology 88(1): 2-17. https://doi.org/10.1080/03122417.2021.2007600

Hua, X., Meakins, F., Algy, C., & Bromham, L. 2022. Language change in multidimensional space: New methods for modelling linguistic coherence. Language Dynamics and Change, 12, 78-123. https://doi.org/10.1163/22105832-bja10015

Kidd, E. & Garcia, R. 2022. How diverse is child language acquisition research?. First Language. https://doi.org/10.1177/01427237211066405

Langley, M., O’Connor, S., Kealey, S. & Mahirta. 2021. Fishhooks, lures and sinkers: Intensive manufacture of marine technology from the terminal pleistocene at Makpan Cave, Alor Island, Indonesia. Journal of Island and Coastal Archaeology. https://doi.org/10.1080/15564894.2020.1868631

Louys, J., Braje, T., Chang, C., Cosgrove, R., Fitzpatrick, S., Fujita, M., Hawkins, S., Ingicco, T., Kawamurra A., MacPhee, R., McDowell, M., Meijer, H., Piper, P., Roberts, P., Simmons, A., van den Bergh, G., van der Geer, A., Kealy, S., & O’Connor, S. 2021. No evidence for widespread island extinctions after Pleistocene hominin arrival. PNAS May 18, 2021 118 (20) e2023005118; https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.2023005118

Nogue, S., Santos, S., Birks, H., Bjorck, S., Castilla-Beltran, A., Connor, S. de Boer, E., de Nascimento, L., Felde, V., Fernandez-Palacios, J., Froyd, C., Haberle, S., Hooghiemstra,H., Ljung, H., Norder, S., Penuelas, J., Prebble, M., Stevenson, J., Whittaker, R., Willis, K., Wilmshurt, J. & Steinbauer, M. 2021. The Human dimension of biodiversity changes on islands. Science. 372(6541): 488-491. https://science.sciencemag.org/content/372/6541/488

Passmore, S., Barth, W., Quinn, K., Greenhill, S., Evans, N. & Jordan, F. 2021. Kin Against Kin: Internal Co-selection and the Coherence of Kinship Typologies. Biological Theory. 10.1007/s13752-021-00379-6

Purnomo, G., Mitchell, K., O’Connor, S., Kealy, K., Taufik, L., Schiller, S., Rohrlach, A., Cooper, A., Llamas, B., Sudoyo, H., Teixeira, J., and Tobler, R.. 2021. Mitogenomes Reveal Two Major Influxes of Papuan Ancestry across Wallacea Following the Last Glacial Maximum and Austronesian Contact. Genes 12(7), 965; https://doi.org/10.3390/genes12070965

Sterelny, K. 2021. Foragers and their tools: Risk, technology and complexity. Topics in cognitive science. 0: 1-22. 10.1111/tops.12559

Sterelny, K. 2021. Veiled agency? Children, innovation and the archaeological record. Evolutionary Human Sciences. 3 (e12): 1-9. doi:10.1017/ehs.2021.9

Teixeria, J. & Huber, C. 2021. The inflated significance of neutral genetic diversity in conservation genetics. PNAS. 118(10) e2015096118. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.2015096118

Teixeira, J., Jacobs, G., Stringer, C., Tuke, J., Hudjashov, G., Purnomo, G., Sudoyo, H., Cox, M., Tobler, R., Turney, C., Cooper, A. & Helgen, K. 2021. Widespread Denisovan ancestry in Island Southeast Asia but no evidence of substantial super-archaic hominin admixture. Nature Ecology & Evolution. 5: 616-624. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41559-021-01408-0

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