Max Planck Research Group on Plant Foods in Hominin Dietary Ecology


Shira Gur-Arieh Bio    CV    Publications

Publications:

a. Peer-Review

Perri, A., Heinrich, S., Gur-Arieh, S., Saunders, J.J. 2016. Earliest evidence of Toxocara in a 1.2-million-year-old extinct hyena (Pachycrocuta brevirostris) coprolite from NW Pakistan, International Journal for Parasitology.

Aldeias, V., Gur-Arieh, S., Maria, R., Monteiro, P., Cura, P. 2016. Shell we cook it? An experimental approach to the microarchaeological record of shellfish roasting, Archaeological and Anthropological Sciences.

Gur-Arieh, S., Shahack-Gross, R., Maeir A.M., Lehemann, G., Hitchcock, L. A., Boaretto, E. 2014, “The Taphonomy of Wood and Dung Ashes Found in Cooking Installations: Case Studies from Iron Age Israel”, Journal for Archaeological Science 46, 50-67.

Gur-Arieh, S., Mintz, E., Boaretto, E., Shahack-Gross, R., 2013. An Ethnoarchaeological Study of Cooking Installations in Rural Uzbekistan: Development of a New Method for Identification of Fuel Sources, Journal of Archaeological Science 40, 4331-4347.

Gur-Arieh, S., Boaretto, E., Maeir, A. M., and Shahack-Gross, R. 2012. Formation Processes in Philistine Hearths from Tell es-Safi/Gath (Israel): An Experimental Approach. Journal of Field Archaeology 37(2): 121–31.


b. Contribution to Edited Books

Gur-Arieh, S.In press. 30. Where's the science in all this?. In C. Shafer-Elliott, ed. The Five-Minute Archaeologist. Equinox Publishing: UK.

Gur-Arieh, S., Maeir, A. M., and Shahack-Gross, R. 2011. Soot Patterns on Cooking Vessels: A Short Note, in On Cooking Pots, Drinking Cups, Loom Weights and Ethnicity in Bronze Age Cyprus and Neigbouring Regions. An International Archaeological Symposium Held in Nicosia, November 6th-7th 2010, eds. V. Karageorghis and O. Kouka. Nicosia: A.G. Leventis Foundation: 349–55.

Maeir, A. M. and Gur-Arieh, S. 2011. Comparative Aspects of the Aramean Siege System at Tell es-Safi/Gath. In I. Finkelstein and N. Na’aman, eds. The Fire Signals of Lachish: Studies in the Archaeology and History of Israel in the Late Bronze Age, Iron Age, and Persian Period in Honor of David Ussishkin. Eisenbrauns: Winona Lake: 227-245.


c. Submitted

Gur- Arieh, S. and Maeir, A.M. Submitted. Area C, in: A. Maeir (ed.). Tell es-Safi/Gath, Vol. II: Selected Studies.

Gur-Arieh, S. Submitted. Cooking installations from Tell Megiddo. In: I. Finkelstein (ed.). Megiddo VI

Friesem, D.E., Gur-Arieh, S., Regev, L., Lehemann, G., Shahack-Gross, R. Submitted. Characterizing the Ratio between Clay and Quartz in Archaeological Sediments Using Infrared Spectroscopy: Implications for Archaeological Site Construction and Decay, Journal of Archaeological Science.

Eliyahu-Behar, A., Shai, I., Gur-Arieh, S., Frumin, S., Albaz, S., Weiss, E., Manclossi, F., Rosen, S., Greenfield, T.L., Greenfield, H.J., Maeir, A.M. Submitted. Early Bronze Age Pebble Installations from Tell es-Safi/Gath, Israel: evidence for their function and utility, Levant.


d. Forthcoming

Gur-Arieh, S. and Friesem, D.E. Forthcoming. Dung plaster and the formation of anthropogenic signature in rural south India: geo-ethnoarchaeological study. 

Gur-Arieh, S., Henry, A.G., Cabanes, D. Effects of fire in phytolith assemblages: experimental approach for detecting burnt phytoliths using FTIR spectroscopy.


Reviewing Papers in international journals


Selected Papers presented in Conferences (*invited)


2016

Gur-Arieh, S., Henry, A.G. Cabanes, D. Effects of fire in phytolith assemblages: experimental approach and archaeological applications. The 10th International Meeting on Phytolith Research (IMPR), 2016. Aix-en-Provence, France.

2014

*Gur-Arieh, S., Boaretto, E., Maeir, A. M., and Shahack-Gross, R. A Geo-Ethno-Archaeological and Experimental Study of Cooking Installations, their Taphonomy and Preservation. The 9th International Congress on the Archaeology of the Ancient Near East (ICAANE), 2015. Basel, Switzerland.

2013

Gur-Arieh, S., Mintz, E., Boaretto, E., Maeir, A. M., and Shahack-Gross, R. An Ethno-Archaeological Study of Cooking Installations in Rural Uzbekistan and an application in archaeological sites in Israel. Developing International Geoarchaeology (DIG) 2013 and International Workshop on Archaeological Soil Micromorphology. Basel, Switzerland.

2012

*Gur-Arieh, S., Maeir, A. M., Boaretto, E. and Shahack-Gross, R. “Some like it hot”: Identifying Archaeological Cooking Installation in Light of Ethnoarchaeological Research in Uzbekistan. Food Production Technology Conference of the Israel Antique Authority and the Hebrew University. Hebrew University, Jerusalem,Israel.

2011

*Gur-Arieh, S. Reconstructing the Use of the Philistine Pebble Hearths: Experimental Archaeology Research. Innovations in the Research of Ancient Israel and Neighbors Societies: Young Scholars Seminar. The Sonia and Marco Nadler Institute of Archaeology, the Jacob M. Alkow Department of Archaeology and Ancient Near Eastern Cultures, Tel-Aviv University, Israel.

2008

Gur-Arieh, S. Hints from the Zakur Inscription and Other Sources on Ancient Near Eastern Siege Warfare. The American School of Oriental Research Annual Meeting 2008, Boston MA.


Posters Presented in Conferences

2011

Gur-Arieh, S., Boaretto, E., Maeir, A. M., and Shahack-Gross, R. Cooking Installations in Iron Age Israel: Formation Processes Revealed Using Geoarchaeological Methods. Developing International Geoarchaeology (DIG) 2011 and International Workshop on Archaeological Soil Micromorphology. Universita di Pisa, Italy.

 

Gur-Arieh, S., Boaretto, E., Maeir, A. M., and Shahack-Gross, R. Formation Processes in Philistine Hearths from Tell es-Safi/Gath (Israel) Revealed Using an Experimental Approach: Context Understanding for Radiocarbon Dating. The Radiocarbon and Archaeology 6th International Symposium. Pafos, Cyprus.