Christine Elias and the British Institute Amman Collections

Christine Elias and the British Institute Amman Collections

by Christine Elias September 2016 During Christine’s stay at the CBRL British Institute in Amman (July-December 2015) she undertook a number of projects relating to the archaeological and archival collections at the BIA. Her primary task was to undertake a review of the archaeological collections housed at the BIA and produce a detailed inventory of this material. Since the establishment of the British Institute in […]

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Dr Ceren Kabukcu and the British Institute in Amman Botanical Collection

Dr Ceren Kabukcu and the British Institute in Amman Botanical Collection

by Ceren Kabukcu and the BIA team Photos by Julio Moreno Cirujano May 2016 Dr Ceren Kabukcu is an honorary research fellow in environmental archaeology at Liverpool University. She recently completed her PhD on wood charcoal recovered from Epipaleolithic, Neolithic and Chalcolithic sites (ca. 15,000-7,000 cal. BP) in the Konya plain, Anatolia. Her research focuses on vegetation change and woodland management practices in Southwest Asia, including human impacts on the […]

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