Browsing by Author "Bedford, Stuart"

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  • The chronology of occupation at Teouma, Vanuatu: Use of a modified chronometric hygiene protocol and Bayesian modeling to evaluate midden remains

    Petchey, Fiona; Spriggs, Matthew; Bedford, Stuart; Valentin, Frédérique (Elsevier, 2015-12)
    A number of radiocarbon dates, both published and unpublished have been obtained from archaeological deposits across the Teouma site on the island of Efate in Vanuatu. These are on a range of materials from the midden and ...
  • Language continuity despite population replacement in Remote Oceania

    Posth, Cosimo; Naegele, Kathrin; Colleran, Heidi; Valentin, Frédérique; Bedford, Stuart; Kami, Kaitip W.; Shing, Richard; Buckley, Hallie; Kinaston, Rebecca; Walworth, Mary; Clark, Geoffrey R.; Reepmeyer, Christian; Flexner, James; Maric, Tamara; Moser, Johannes; Gresky, Julia; Kiko, Lawrence; Robson, Kathryn J.; Auckland, Kathryn; Oppenheimer, Stephen J.; Hill, Adrian VS; Mentzer, Alexander J.; Zech, Jana; Petchey, Fiona; Roberts, Patrick; Jeong, Choongwon; Gray, Russell D.; Krause, Johannes; Powell, Adam (Nature Publishing Group, 2018)
    Recent genomic analyses show that the earliest peoples reaching Remote Oceania—associated with Austronesian-speaking Lapita culture—were almost completely East Asian, without detectable Papuan ancestry. However, Papuan-related ...
  • Radiocarbon dating of burials from the Teouma Lapita cemetery, Efate, Vanuatu

    Petchey, Fiona; Spriggs, Matthew; Bedford, Stuart; Valentin, Frédérique; Buckley, Hallie (Elsevier, 2014)
    The discovery of a cemetery at Teouma on the island of Efate in Vanuatu dated to c. 3000 years ago increased the number of early Pacific human remains available for study by nearly an order of magnitude and provided for ...