315 p., illustrations, maps, bibliography. back cover is scuffed. Contents: Aquatic apes and littoral lifestyles / Sandra Bowdler -- Southwest Australian coastal economies : a new review / Moya Smith -- Archaeological assessment of aboriginal estuarine fishing on the Southern Ocean coast of Western Australia / C.E. Dortch -- A diversity of coastal economies : shell mounds in the Kimberley region in the Holocene / Sue O'Connor -- Shell middens on the Mitchell Plateau : a reflection of a wider phenomenon? / Bruce Veitch -- The occupation of arid coastlines during the terminal Pleistocene of Australia / Peter Veth -- Coastwatch : Pleistocene resource use on the Cape Range Peninsula / Kate Morse -- Research at Shark Bay, WA, and the nature of coastal adaptations in Australia / Sandra Bowdler -- Holocene coastal occupation of western Arnhem Land / Peter Hiscock -- Shell mounds and coastal archaeology in northern Queensland / Geoff Bailey -- Archaeology, history and identity in coastal Cape York / Shelley Greer -- Coastal occupation in the Holocene : environment, resource use and resource continuity / Bryce Barker -- Aboriginal settlement of offshore islands in the Southern Great Barrier Reef Province, central Queensland / Andrew Border -- The Keppel Islands -- 'a 3000 year' event revisited / M.J. Rowland -- Fissioning and regionalization : the social dimensions of changes in Aboriginal use of the Great Sandy Region, southeast Queensland / Ian J. McNiven -- The impact of sea level rise on the archaeological record of the Moreton region, southeast Queensland / Jay Hall -- Integration of archaeological, palaeogeographical and ecological investigations on Stradbroke Island, SE Queensland / W.E. Boyd, A. Specht and M.M. Cotter -- Archaeological research in coastal southeastern Australia : a review / Val Attenbrow -- Two steps forward, one back : some thoughts on settlement models for the north coast of New South Wales / Luke Godwin -- A 5000 year old shell midden near Tea Gardens, New South Wales / P.J. Hughes and M.E. Sullivan -- Shell middens on the central coast of New South Wales : a discussion of problems in distinguishing natural shell deposits from cultural shell accumulations / Theresa Bonhomme -- Tsunami disturbance on coastal shell middens : McCauleys Beach, New South Wales / Richard Fullagar [and others] -- Abundant fields? A review of coastal archaeology in Victoria / Joanna Fresløv and David Frankel -- East Gippsland coastal archaeology : past, present, and future / Jennifer R. Richman -- Why the Tasmanians stopped eating fish : evidence for late Holocene expansion in resource exploitation strategies / Robin Sim -- Soils, stratigraphy and shells : coastal dune development in parts of western Tasmania / Michael Pemberton and Phil Cullen -- Holocene shoreline change and archaeology on the Kandrian coast of West New Britain, Papua New Guinea / W.E. Boyd, J. Specht and J. Webb -- Pleistocene shell technologies : evidence from Island Melanesia / Anita Smith and Jim Allen -- Storm in a test pit : effects of cyclonic storms on coastal archaeological sites in western Micronesia / John L. Craib and Gary R. Mangold -- Environmental archaeology of the coasts of SE Asia and PNG : palaeogeographical contributions to the archaeology of coastal regions / W.E. Boyd. Bookseller Inventory # 0731533143PNGCON121415
Title: Australian Coastal Archaeology (Research ...
Publisher: Department of Archaeology and Natural History, Australian National University
Publication Date: 1999
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: Very Good
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