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Publications

Sireen El Zaatari, Katarina Harvati, and Eleni Panagopoulou (in press). Occlusal molar microwear texture analysis: the method and its application for the dietary reconstruction of the Lakonis Neandertal. In Subsistence, Economy and Society in the Greek World S. Voutsaki and S-M. Valamoti, eds. Louvain, Peeters Publishers.

Sireen El Zaatari, Frederick E. Grine, Peter S. Ungar, and Jean-Jacques Hublin (2011). Ecogeographic variation in Neandertal dietary habits: evidence from occlusal microwear texture analysis. Journal of Human Evolution 61: 411-424

Hermann Genz, Riva Daniel, Alison Damick, Alexander Ahrens, Sireen El-Zaatari, Felix
Höflmayer, Walter Kutschera and Eva M. Wild (2010). Excavations at Tell Fadous-Kfarabida: Preliminary Report on the 2010 Season of Excavations. BAAL 14, 241-274.

Hermann Genz, Sireen El Zaatari, Canan Çakırlar, Kamal Badreshany, and Simone Riehl (2010). A Middle Bronze Age Burial from Tell Fadous-Kfarabida, Lebanon. Ägypten und Levante 20, 183-205.

Michel Toussaint, Anthony J. Olejniczak, Sireen El Zaatari, Pierre Cattelain, and Stéphane Pirson (2010). The Neandertal lower right deciduous second molar from the “Trou de l'Abîme” at Couvin, Belgium. Journal of Human Evolution 58: 56-67.

Sireen El Zaatari (2010). Occlusal microwear texture analysis and the diets of historic/prehistoric hunter-gatherers. International Journal of Osteoarchaeology 20: 67-87.

Stéphane Pirson, Pierre Cattelain, Sireen El Zaatari, Damien Flas, Claire Letourneux, Rebecca Miller, Anthony J. Olejniczak, Marcel Otte, and Michel Toussaint (2009). Le «Trou de l'Abîme» à Couvin : bilan des nouvelles recherches de laboratoire avant la reprise de nouvelles fouilles en septembre 2009. Notae Praehistoricae 29: 59-75.

Sireen El Zaatari (2008). Occlusal molar microwear and the diets of the Ipiutak and Tigara populations (Point Hope) with comparisons to the Aleut and Arikara. Journal of Archaeological Science 35: 2517-2522

Sireen El Zaatari (2007). Ecogeographic variation in Neandertal dietary habits: evidence from microwear texture analysis. American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl. 44:105

Frederick E. Grine, Peter S. Ungar, Mark F. Teaford and Sireen El-Zaatari (2006). Molar microwear in Praeanthropus afarensis: Evidence for dietary stasis through time and under diverse paleoecological conditions. Journal of Human Evolution 51:297-319

Ungar, Peter S, Grine, Frederick E, Teaford, Mark F, El-Zaatari, Sireen (2006). Dental microwear and diets of African early HomoJournal of Human Evolution. 50:78-95

Sireen El Zaatari (2006). Dietary habits of the Ipiutak and Tigara populations from Point Hope: an occlusal molar microwear analysis. American Journal of Physical Anthropology Suppl. 42:86-87.

Sireen El Zaatari, Frederick E. Grine, Mark F. Teaford, Heather F. Smith (2005).  Molar microwear and dietary reconstructions for fossil Cercopithecoidea from the Plio-Pleistocene deposits of South Africa. Journal of Human Evolution 49:180-205.

 

Conferences/Presentations

Sireen El Zaatari (2012). The Middle East Crisis in the Pleistocene. Musée de Préhistoire Libanaise, Université Saint Joseph, Beirut, Lebanon.

Sireen El Zaatari (2010). Behavioral differences between Levantine and European Neandertals? Evidence from dietary reconstructions using occlusal molar microwear texture analysis. International Congress on Archaeological Sciences in the Eastern Mediterranean and the Near East, Paphos, Cyprus.

Sireen El Zaatari and Jean-Jacques Hublin (2010). Behavioral differences between Neandertals and Upper Paleolithic modern humans: dietary evidence through occlusal dental microwear texture analysis. Annual Meeting American Association of Physical Anthropologists, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA.

Sireen El Zaatari, Katerina Harvati, and Jean-Jacques Hublin (2010). Microwear texture analysis: the method and its application to Greek pre-historic humans. Subsistence, Economy and Society in the Greek World: Improving the Integration of Archaeology and Science, Athens, Greece

Vicky Elefanti, Tatiana Theodoropoulou, and Sireen El Zaatari (2010). Reconstructing daily life in the past. American School of Classical Studies at Athens, Athens, Greece.

Sireen El Zaatari  (2009). Ecogeographic variation in Neandertal dietary habits: evidence from microwear texture analysis. Fitch Laboratory, British School at Athens, Athens, Greece

Sireen El Zaatari and Jean-Jacques Hublin (2009). Occlusal molar microwear texture analysis of Middle and Upper Paleolithic juveniles. Annual Meeting American Association of Physical Anthropologists, Chicago, Illinois, USA

Stéphane Pirson, Pierre Cattelain, Sireen El Zaatari, Damien Flas, Claire
Letourneux, Rebecca Miller, Marcel Otte and Michel Toussaint (2009). Le Trou de l'Abîme à Couvin : bilan des recherches de laboratoire avant la reprise de nouvelles fouilles en septembre 2009. Journée de Préhistoire, Beez (Namur), Belgium

Sireen El Zaatari (2008). Occlusal microwear texture analysis and the diets of historic/prehistoric hunter-gatherers. Annual Meeting American Association of Physical Anthropologists, Colombus, Ohio, USA

El Zaatari, Sireen (2007) Ecogeographic variation in Neandertal dietary habits: evidence from microwear texture analysis. American Association of Physical Anthropologists, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

El Zaatari, Sireen. (2006) Dietary habits of the Ipiutak and Tigara populations from Point Hope: an occlusal molar microwear analysis. American Association of Physical Anthropologists. Anchorage, Alaska/USA.  

El Zaatari, Sireen (2005) Reconstruction of past human diets and molar microwear analysis. McGregor Museum, Kimberley, South Africa