Research Output 1984 2020

2020

The Archaeology of Ancient North America

Pauketat, T. R. & Sassaman, K. E., Mar 2020, (Accepted/In press) Cambridge University Press.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

2019

9 Elements of Cahokian Neighborhoods

Betzenhauser, A. & Pauketat, T. R., Jul 2019, In : Archeological Papers of the American Anthropological Association. 30, 1, p. 133-147 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
eleventh century
American Indian
social order
village
resident

A Note from the Editor: Scholarly Debates in MCJA

Emerson, T. E., Jan 2 2019, In : Midcontinental Journal of Archaeology. 44, 1, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

editor

Fluted projectile points in a stratified context at the Raven Bluff site document a late arrival of Paleoindian technology in northwest Alaska

Buvit, I., Rasic, J. T., Kuehn, S. R. & Hedman, W. H., Jan 1 2019, In : Geoarchaeology. 34, 1, p. 3-14 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

polygon
raw materials
inhabitant
hunting
bone

Immanence and the Spirit of Ancient Urbanism at Paquimé and Liangzhu

Pauketat, T. R., Aug 22 2019, New Materialisms Ancient Urbanisms. Alt, S. M. & Pauketat, T. R. (eds.). Routledge

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Introducing New Materialisms, Rethinking Ancient Urbanisms

Pauketat, T. R., Aug 22 2019, New Materialisms Ancient Urbanisms. Alt, S. M. & Pauketat, T. R. (eds.). Routledge

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Mortuary Practices, Cultural Context, Bayesian Chronology, and Maize Consumption among Terminal Late Woodland Societies in Northeastern Illinois

Emerson, T. E., Emerson, K. E., Hedman, K. M. & Fort, M. A., May 4 2019, In : Midcontinental Journal of Archaeology. 44, 2, p. 149-180 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

eleventh century
society
evidence
Chronology
Mounds

New evidence of the earliest domestic dogs in the Americas

Perri, A., Widga, C., Lawler, D., Martin, T., Loebel, T., Farnsworth, K. B., Kohn, L. & Buenger, B., Jan 1 2019, In : American Antiquity. 84, 1, p. 68-87 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
funeral
evidence
animal
migration
resources

New Materialisms Ancient Urbanisms

Alt, S. M. (ed.) & Pauketat, T. R. (ed.), Aug 22 2019, Routledge. 264 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Urbanism
Archaeology
Ontological
Historical Anthropology
Materialist
2018
archaeology
resources
Values
Geographical Information System
trend
weaver
village
natural disaster
event
interaction

Deep inequality: Summary and conclusions

Kohler, T. A., Smith, M. E., Bogaard, A., Peterson, C. E., Betzenhauser, A., Feinman, G. M., Oka, R. C., Pailes, M., Prentiss, A. M., Stone, E. C., Dennehy, T. J. & Ellyson, L. J., Jan 1 2018, Ten Thousand Years of Inequality: The Archaeology of Wealth Differences. University of Arizona Press, p. 289 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Summary

Expanding the strontium isoscape for the American midcontinent: Identifying potential places of origin for Cahokian and Pre-Columbian migrants

Hedman, K. M., Slater, P. A., Fort, M. A., Emerson, T. E. & Lambert, J. M., Dec 2018, In : Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports. 22, p. 202-213 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

migrant
population development
cultural change
interaction
immigration

Exploring measures of inequality in the Mississippian heartland

Betzenhauser, A., Jan 1 2018, Ten Thousand Years of Inequality: The Archaeology of Wealth Differences. University of Arizona Press, p. 180-200 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

From Tubes to Platforms: Transformations in Early Smoking Pipes and Ancient Rituals

Koldehoff, B. H. & Farnsworth, K. B., 2018, Archaeology and Ancient Religion in the American Midcontinent. Koldehoff, B. H. & Pauketat, T. R. (eds.). University of Alabama Press, p. 29-80 52 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Hoxie Farm: Bioarchaeology of a Late Prehistoric Community in Northeastern Illinois

Hargrave, E. A. & Hedman, K. M., 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Huber in the Protohistoric Shadowlands

Emerson, K. E. & Emerson, T. E., 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

ceramics
seventeenth century
occupation
artifact
copper

Illinois Archaeologists’ Legacy of Learning from Collectors: MIDWEST ARCHAEOLOGICAL CONFERENCE, INC.

McElrath, D. L., Emerson, T. E., Evans, M. G., Boles, S. L., Loebel, T. J., Nolan, D. J. & Reber, R. J., 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Archaeology
Collectors
Illinois
Archaeologists
Interaction

Purification of dental calculus organic and carbonate biofractions improves correlations with bone stable isotope ratios

Dent, S. C., Hutchinson, D. L., Hedman, K. M., Fort, M. A. & Ambrose, S. H., 2018, p. 65. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Dental Calculus
Forelimb
Papio
Carbonates
Hindlimb

Reevaluation of the Mitchell Site in the Northern American Bottom, Illinois

McCullough, R. G., Booth, D. L., Durst, P. R., Esarey, D. E. & Loebel, T. J., 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

excavation
engineering
geophysical survey
road
project

Rethinking archaeologies of pilgrimage

Jacob Skousen, B., Oct 1 2018, In : Journal of Social Archaeology. 18, 3, p. 261-283 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

pilgrimage
interconnection
Pilgrimage
human being
experience
town
community
Visibility
Visible
Illinois

Revealing greater Cahokia, North America's first native city: rediscovery and large-scale excavations of the East St. Louis Precinct

Emerson, T. E. (ed.), Koldehoff, B. (ed.) & Brennan, T. K. (ed.), 2018, Urbana, IL: Illinois State Archaeological Survey. 568 p. (ISAS Studies in Archaeology; no. 12)

Research output: Book/ReportTechnical report

Excavation
Rediscovery
Precinct
Cahokia
Economics
pedestrian
personnel
farmer
road

The Moorehead Phase Occupation at the Emerald Acropolis

Skousen, B. J. & Huber, A. L., 2018, In : Midcontinental Journal of Archaeology. 43, 3, p. 214-256 43 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

thirteenth century
occupation
pilgrimage
Acropolis
Mounds

The People of Mound 72: Ritual and Death, Integration and Community Building at Early Cahokia

Hedman, K. M. & Hargrave, E. A., 2018, Archaeology and Ancient Religion in the American Midcontinent. Koldehoff, B. H. & Pauketat, T. R. (eds.). p. 167-207 41 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2017
widow
turnover
working class
inhabitant
twentieth century

Cahokia's beginnings: Mobility, urbanization, and the Cahokian political landscape

Betzenhauser, A., Jan 1 2017, Mississippian Beginnings. University Press of Florida, p. 71-96 26 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

urbanization
Cahokia
Urbanization

Excavating communities: Lewis R. Binford and the interpretation of the archaeological record in Illinois

Emerson, T. E. & McElrath, D. L., Jan 1 2017, In : Midcontinental Journal of Archaeology. 42, 3, p. 244-265 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

archaeology
interpretation
community
twentieth century
Excavation

Greater post-Neolithic wealth disparities in Eurasia than in North America and Mesoamerica

Kohler, T. A., Smith, M. E., Bogaard, A., Feinman, G. M., Peterson, C. E., Betzenhauser, A., Pailes, M., Stone, E. C., Prentiss, A. M., Dennehy, T. J., Ellyson, L. J., Nicholas, L. M., Faulseit, R. K., Styring, A., Whitlam, A. J., Fochesato, M., Foor, T. A. & Bowles, S., Nov 30 2017, In : Nature. 551, 7682, p. 619-622 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

North America
Proxy
Social Mobility
Oceania
Burial

Lightning whelk natural history and a new sourcing method

Kozuch, L., Walker, K. J. & Marquardt, W. H., Aug 22 2017, In : Southeastern Archaeology. 36, 3, p. 226-240 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

artifact
Mexico
history

Reevaluating the evidence for middle woodland maize from the holding site

Simon, M. L., Jan 1 2017, In : American Antiquity. 82, 1, p. 140-150 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

evidence
river
Maize
Woodland
history

The Emerald Acropolis: Elevating the moon and water in the rise of Cahokia

Pauketat, T. R., Alt, S. M. & Kruchten, J. D., Feb 1 2017, In : Antiquity. 91, 355, p. 207-222 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

eleventh century
water
layout
religious behavior
evidence

Trempealeau’s Little Bluff: An Early Cahokian Terraformed Landmark in the Upper Mississippi Valley

Pauketat, T. R., Boszhardt, R. F. & Kolb, M., Jan 1 2017, In : Midcontinental Journal of Archaeology. 42, 2, p. 168-199 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

eleventh century
Cosmos
Trench
Sandstone
Symmetry
2016

Paradigms lost: Reconfiguring Cahokia's mound 72 Beaded Burial

Emerson, T. E., Hedman, K. M., Hargrave, E. A., Cobb, D. E. & Thompson, A. R., Jan 1 2016, In : American Antiquity. 81, 3, p. 405-425 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

funeral
paradigm
symbolism
religious behavior
fertility

Synthesis and Assessment of the Folsom Record in Illinois and Wisconsin

Loebel, T. J., Lambert, J. M. & Hill, M. G., Apr 2 2016, In : PaleoAmerica. 2, 2, p. 135-149 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

synthesis
artifact
weaponry
Rangifer tarandus caribou
Rangifer tarandus

The lightning whelk: An enduring icon of southeastern North American spirituality

Marquardt, W. H. & Kozuch, L., Jun 1 2016, In : Journal of Anthropological Archaeology. 42, p. 1-26 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lightning
spirituality
religious behavior
metaphor
artifact
2015

A note from the archives on the 1956 formation of the Midwestern archaeological conference

Emerson, T. E., Jan 1 2015, In : Midcontinental Journal of Archaeology. 40, 1, p. 15-17 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

survey research
research facility
anniversary
archaeology
Archaeology

Building community on the white river in Central Indiana: Structures as reflective of societal change at the late prehistoric castor farm site

McCullough, R. G., Jan 1 2015, Building the Past: Prehistoric Wooden Post Architecture in the Ohio Valley-Great Lakes. University Press of Florida, p. 252-294 43 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Farms
farm
Rivers
river
community

City of earth and wood: New Cahokia and its material-historical implications

Pauketat, T. R., Alt, S. M. & Kruchten, J. D., Jan 1 2015, The Cambridge World History: Volume III: Early Cities in Comparative Perspective, 4000 BCE-1200 CE. Cambridge University Press, p. 437-454 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Cahokia
Rivers
Wood
Millennium
Descendant

Human bone as ritual object? Modified human bone from the hoxie farm and anker sites, Cook County, Illinois

Hedman, K. M., Jan 1 2015, Transforming the Dead: Culturally Modified Bone in the Prehistoric Midwest. University of Alabama Press, p. 193-218 26 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

religious behavior
farm
Illinois
Farm
Ritual Objects

Imagined cities

Pauketat, T. R., Killebrew, A. E. & Micheau, F., Jan 1 2015, The Cambridge World History: Volume III: Early Cities in Comparative Perspective, 4000 BCE-1200 CE. Cambridge University Press, p. 455-465 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Cahokia
Jerusalem
History
Baghdad
Religion

Medieval Mississippians: The Cahokian World

Pauketat, T. R. (ed.) & Alt, S. M. (ed.), 2015, Santa Fe: School for Advanced Research (SAR) Press. 168 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Medieval Period
Cahokia
Social History
Native Americans
Historical Periods

New dental and isotope evidence of biological distance and place of origin for mass burial groups at Cahokia's mound 72

Thompson, A. R., Hedman, K. M. & Slater, P. A., Oct 1 2015, In : American journal of physical anthropology. 158, 2, p. 341-357 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Strontium Isotopes
Burial
Isotopes
funeral
Tooth

Sense and sensibility in midwestern archaeology and the Midcontinental Journal of Archaeology, Part III

Cook, R. A., Doershuk, J. F., Jeske, R. J., Pauketat, T. R., Pope, M. K., Rosebrough, A. L. & Schirmer, R. C., Jan 1 2015, In : Midcontinental Journal of Archaeology. 40, 3, p. 193-208 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

archaeology
Sensibility
Archaeology

Transforming the dead: Culturally modified bone in the prehistoric midwest

Hargrave, E. A., Schermer, S. J., Hedman, K. M. & Lillie, R. M., Jan 1 2015, University of Alabama Press. 369 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

religious behavior
death
warfare
funeral
trauma

Trempealeau entanglements: An ancient colony's causes and effects

Pauketat, T. R., Boszhardt, R. F. & Benden, D. M., Jan 1 2015, In : American Antiquity. 80, 2, p. 260-289 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

building
occupation
river
cause
American Indian
2014

Grand challenges for archaeology

Kintigh, K. W., Altschul, J. H., Beaudry, M. C., Drennan, R. D., Kinzig, A. P., Kohler, T. A., Limp, W. F., Maschner, H. D. G., Michener, W. K., Pauketat, T. R., Peregrine, P., Sabloff, J. A., Wilkinson, T. J., Wright, H. T. & Zeder, M. A., Jan 1 2014, In : American Antiquity. 79, 1, p. 5-24 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

archaeology
large-scale research
resilience
community
persistence

Grand challenges for archaeology

Kintigh, K. W., Altschul, J. H., Beaudry, M. C., Drennan, R. D., Kinzig, A. P., Kohler, T. A., Limp, W. F., Maschner, H. D. G., Michener, W. K., Pauketat, T. R., Peregrine, P., Sabloff, J. A., Wilkinson, T. J., Wright, H. T. & Zeder, M. A., Jan 21 2014, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 111, 3, p. 879-880 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Crowdsourcing
Ancient History
Archaeology
Social Behavior
Emigration and Immigration

Immigrants at the Mississippian polity of Cahokia: Strontium isotope evidence for population movement

Slater, P. A., Hedman, K. M. & Emerson, T. E., Apr 2014, In : Journal of Archaeological Science. 44, 1, p. 117-127 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

population development
immigrant
evidence
architectural style
history