AA44 (June 1997)


Lewis, D. 1997 Bradshaws: The view from Arnhem Land. Australian Archaeology 44:1–16.

Fisher, J. 1997 Information exchange, rock art and long run economic growth in Australia. Australian Archaeology 44:17–22.

Veth, P., R. Fullagar and R. Gould 1997 Residue and use-wear analysis of grinding implements from Puntutjarpa Rockshelter in the Western Desert: Current and proposed research. Australian Archaeology 44:23–25.

Morwood, M.J., F. Aziz, G.D. van den Bergh, P.Y. Sondaar and J. De Vos 1997 Stone artefacts from the 1994 excavation at Mat. Menge, West Central Flores, Indonesia. Australian Archaeology 44:26–34.

Golson, J. 1997 Happy 6000th Anniversary! Australian Archaeology 44:35–38.

Professorial Address

Megaw, J.V.S. 1997 Visualising archaeology: Has the past a future? Australian Archaeology 44:39–51.

Short Reports

Therin, M., R. Torrence and R. Fullagar 1997 Australian Museum starch reference collection. Australian Archaeology 44:52–53.

Smith, C. 1997 Body art and archaeological theory. Australian Archaeology 44:53–54.


Barbetti, M. and J. Head 1997 Obituary: Henry A. Polach. Australian Archaeology 44:55–56.

Megaw, J.V.S 1997 Obituary: Sandor (Alexander) Gallus. Australian Archaeology 44:56–57.

Thesis abstracts

Book Reviews

Bowdler, S. 1997 Review of ‘Transitions: Pleistocene to Holocene in Australia and Papua New Guinea‘ edited by Jim Allen and James F. O’Connell. Australian Archaeology 44:69–70.

Barker, B. 1997 Review of ‘Contemporary Archaeology in Theory: A Reader‘ by R.W. Preucel and I. Hodder. Australian Archaeology 44:70–71.

Beck, W. 1997 Review of ‘Bushfires and Bushtucker: Aboriginal Plant Use in Central Australia‘ by Peter Latz. Australian Archaeology 44:71.

Field, J. 1997 Review of ‘The Illusion of Riches: Scale, Resolution and Explanation in Tasmanian Pleistocene Human Behaviour‘ by Richard Cosgrove. Australian Archaeology 44:71–72.

Strang, V. 1997 Review of ‘Returning to Nothing: The Meaning of Lost Places‘ by Peter Read. Australian Archaeology 44:72–73.

Theunissen, R. 1997 Review of ‘The Bronze Age of Southeast Asia‘ by Charles Higham. Australian Archaeology 44:73–74.

Wellfare, S. 1997 Review of  ‘Encyclopaedia of Aboriginal Australia: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander History, Society and Culture‘ edited by David Horton. Australian Archaeology 44:74–75.

Gargett, R.H. 1997 Review of ‘Tracks, Scats and Other Traces: A Field Guide to Australian Mammals‘ by Barbara Triggs. Australian Archaeology 44:75–76.

MacDonald, K. 1997 Review of ‘Flintknapping: Making and Using Stone Tools‘ by John C. Whittaker and Katrina MacDonald. Australian Archaeology 44:765.