Publications in Topoi

2016
Book
David Warburton, The Fundamentals of Economics: Lessons from the Bronze Age Near East, Neuchâtel: Recherches et Publications, 2016
2016
Inreference
David Warburton, "Ancient Color Categories", in: Ronnier Luo (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Color Science and Technology, Wien / New York: Springer, 2016
2016
Article
David Warburton, "Egypt’s Role in the Origins of Science. An Essay in Aligning Conditions, Evidence and Interpretations", in: Journal of Ancient Egyptian Interconnections, 9 (2016), 72–94
2016
Article
David Warburton, "Review of Hermann Parzinger, Die Kinder des Prometheus (München 2014)", in: Journal of Global History, 11 (2016), 247-249
2016
Article
Michael Meyer, Malgorzata Daszkiewicz, Gerwulf Schneider, Reinhard Bernbeck, Bernhard Heeb, Morten Hegewisch, Kay Kohlmeyer, Claudia Näser, Silvia Polla, Erdmute Schultze, Fleur Schweigart and David Warburton, "Economic Space. On the Analysis and Interpretation of Pottery Production and Distribution", in: Space and Knowledge. Topoi Research Group Articles, eTopoi. Journal for Ancient Studies, Special Volume 6 (2016), 190–219
2015
Inproceedings
David Warburton, "The New Kingdom Solar Theology in Scandinavia?", in: Panagiotis Kousoulis and Nikolaos Lazardis (Eds.), Proceedings of the Tenth International Congress of Egyptologists, University of the Aegean, Rhodes, 22-29 May 2008, Louvain: Peeters Publishers, 2015, 1271–1280
2015
Incollection
David Warburton, "The syntax of possession", in: Rune Nyord and Kim Ryholt (Eds.), Lotus and Laurel: Studies on Egyptian Language and Religion In Honour of Paul John Frandsen, 2015, 431—446
2015
Incollection
Lisbeth Christensen and David Warburton, "Forhistorisk og historisk arkæologi samt ikonografi", in: Armin W. Geertz and Tim Jensen (Eds.), Religionsforskningen før og nu. Bind II: Nyere tid, 2015, 283—335
2015
Article
David Warburton, "Review of Jürgen Renn (Ed.), The Globalization of Knowledge in History. Max Planck research library for the history and development of knowledge. Studies I (Berlin 2012)", in: Journal of Global History, 10 (2015), 198-200
2015
Article
David Warburton, "Civil Society: Typology, Stratigraphy & North Mesopotamian Architectural History", in: Akkadica, 136/2 (2015), 157–199
2014
Inproceedings
David Warburton, "Theoretical Aspects of Bronze Age Exchange: Values and Prices", in: Michèle Casanova and Marian Feldman (Eds.), Les produits de luxe au Proche-Orient ancien, aux âges du Bronze et du Fer, Paris: De Boccard, 2014, 125—134
2014
Incollection
David Warburton, "Understanding Economic Growth: The Importance of Money in Economic History and Theory", in: Zoltán Csabai and Tibor Grüll (Eds.), Studies in Economic and Social History of the Ancient Near East in Memory of Péter Vargyas, 2014, 423—481
2014
Article
David Warburton, "Review of Heike Wilde, Innovation und Tradition: zur Herstellung und Verwendung von Prestigegütern im pharaonischen Ägypten. Göttinger Orientforschungen IV. Reihe Ägypten 49, 2011", in: Journal of the American Oriental Society, 134 (2014), 512–516
2014
Article
David Warburton, "Review of Wolfgang Vollmer, Altorientalische Wirtschaftswelten. Versuch eines alphabetisch geordneten Überblicks über die Wirtschaft Alt-Vorderasiens. Archäologie: Forschung und Wissenschaft, 3, 2012", in: Bibliotheca Orientalis, 71 (2014), 239–247
2014
Article
David Warburton, "Review of Marc Lebeau and Antoine Suleiman (Eds.), Tell Beydar. The 2004/2- 2009 Seasons of Excavations. The 2004/2 – 2009 Seasons of Architectural Restoration. A Preliminary Report. Subartu 29 (2011)", in: Bibliotheca Orientalis, 71 (2014), 236–238
2013
Collection
Lisbeth Christensen, Olav Hammer and David Warburton (Eds.), The Handbook of Religions in Ancient Europe, Acumen, 2013
2013
Inproceedings
David Warburton, "Integration by Price in the Bronze Age", in: Dennys Frenez and Maurizio Tosi (Eds.), South Asian Archaeology 2007. Proceedings of the 19th conference of the European Association of South Asian Archaeology, Ravenna, Italy (2-6 July 2007), 2013, 287–296
2013
Article
David Warburton, "A Rejoinder in favour of an Ultra-Low Chronology", in: Akkadica, 134/1 (2013), 17-28
2013
Article
David Warburton, "Review of Marc Lebeau (Ed.), Associated Regional Chronologies for the Ancient Near East and the Eastern Mediterranean. Vol. 1. Jezirah. 2011", in: Bibliotheca Orientalis, 70, 3–4 (2013), 499–507
[inpress]
Inproceedings
David Warburton, "Prices and Values: Origins and early history in the Near East", in: Kristian Kristiansen, Thomas Lindkvist and Janken Myrdal (Eds.), Trade and Civilization, [inpress]
[inpress]
Inproceedings
David Warburton, "The Importance of the Origins of Abstraction and Discourse", in: Lisbeth Christensen and Jesper Tae Jensen (Eds.), Religion and Material Culture: Defining Religion, Religious Elements and Cultural Memory on the Basis of Objects, Architecture and Space. Prceedings of an International Conference held at the Centre for Bible and Cultural Memory (BiCuM), University of Copenhagen and the National Museum of Denmark, Research & Exhibition, Danish Prehistory, Copenhagen, May 6-8, 2011, Turnhout: Brepols, [inpress]
[inpress]
Inproceedings
David Warburton, "Egypt and earlier: birds of prey in the human mind at the dawn of history", in: Karl-Heinz Gersmann and Oliver Grimm (Eds.), Premodern falconry and bird symbolism – interdisciplinary and practical considerations: the global perspective in relation to northern Europe, [inpress]
[inpress]
Article
David Warburton, "Review of Elizabeth Frood and Rubina Raja (Eds.), Redefining the Sacred. Religious Architecture and Text in the Near East and Egypt, 1000 BC – AD 300. Beiträge zur Architektur- und Kulturgeschichte 8, 2014", in: Archiv für Orientforschung, ([inpress])
[inpress]
Article
David Warburton, "Review of Judith S. McKenzie, The Architecture of Alexandria and Egypt 300 BC – AD 700 (New Haven and London 2007)", in: Archiv für Orientforschung, ([inpress])

Further Publications

Monographs
2012 Architecture, Power, and Religion: Hatshepsut, Amun & Karnak in Context. Berlin (Beiträge zur Archäologie 7).
2003 Archaeological Stratigraphy: A Near Eastern Approach. Neuchâtel (Recherches et Publications).
2003 Macroeconomics from the Beginning: The General Theory, Ancient Markets, and the Rate of Interest. Neuchâtel (Civilisations du Proche-Orient. Série IV Histoire – Essais 2).
2001 Egypt and the Near East: Politics in the Bronze Age. Neuchâtel (Civilisations du Proche-Orient. Série IV Histoire – Essais 1).
1997 State and Economy in Ancient Egypt: Fiscal Vocabulary of the New Kingdom. Fribourg (Orbis Biblicus et Orientalis 151).
Collaborative Books
2013 L. Bredholt Christensen, O. Hammer & D. A. Warburton (Eds.) The Handbook of Religions in Ancient Europe. Durham (Acumen).
2009 D. A. Warburton, ed. Time’s Up!: Dating the Minoan eruption of Santorini. Athens (Monographs of the Danish Institute at Athens 10).
2007 E. Hornung & Th. Abt, /Eds.) D. A. Warburton, trans. TheEgyptian Amduat – The Book of the Hidden Chamber. Zurich (Living Human Heritage).
2006 E. Hornung, R. Krauss & D. A. Warburton, (Eds.)  AncientEgyptian Chronology. Leiden (Handbook of Oriental Studies I: 83).
Chapters in Books
2007 “Basic Color Term Evolution in Light of Ancient Evidence from the Near East” in: Anthropology of  Color: Interdisciplinary Multilevel Modeling, ed.R. MacLaury, G. V. Paramei & D. Dedrick, Amsterdam (Benjamins), pp. 229–246.
2007 “The Architecture of Israelite Temples,” in Ahab Agonistes, ed. L. L. Grabbe, London (Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament 421), pp. 310–328.
2006 “Aspects of War and Warfare in Western Philosophy and History”, in: Warfare and Society, ed. T. Otto, H. Thrane & H. Vandkilde, Aarhus (Aarhus University Press), pp. 37–55.
2004, 2008 “Psychoanalyzing Prehistory: Struggling with the Unrecorded Past”, in: New Approaches to the Study of Religion, ed. P. Antes, A. W. Geertz & R. Warne, Berlin (de Gruyter), Vol. II, pp. 419–455.
Articles
2009 “Economics, Anthropological Models and the Ancient Near East,” Anthropology of the Middle East 4, pp. 65–90.
2008 “The Theoretical Implications of Ancient Egyptian Colour Vocabulary for Anthropological and Cognitive Theory,” Lingua Aegyptia 16, pp. 213–259.
2007 “Work and Compensation in Ancient Egypt,” Journal of Egyptian Archaeology 93, pp. 175–194.
2003 “Les Valeurs Commerciales et Idéologiques au Proche-Orient Ancien,” La Pensée 336, pp. 101–112.
2000 “Before the IMF: The Economic Implications of Unintentional Structural Adjustment in Ancient Egypt,” Journal of the Economic and Social History of the Orient 43, pp. 65–131.
1997 “Tellstratigraphie oder Archäologie?,” Baghdader Mitteilungen 28, pp. 395–411.
1995 “The Conventional War in Yemen,” Arab Studies Journal 3, pp. 20–44.
Proceedings
2012 “Colourful Meaning: Terminology, Abstraction, and the Near Eastern Bronze Age,” in Excavating the Mind:Cross-sections through culture, cognition and materiality, ed. N. Johannsen, M. Jessen & H. J. Jensen, Aarhus (Aarhus University Press), pp. 183–208.
2011 “Karnak and the Kings,” in Palace and Temple: 5th Symposium on Egyptian Royal Ideology, ed. R. Gundlach & K. Spence, Wiesbaden (Königtum, Staat und Gesellschaft früher Hochkulturen 4,2), pp. 155–179.
2011 “What might The Bronze Age World-system look like?,” in Interweaving Worlds: Systemic Interactions in Eurasia, 7th to the 1st Millennia BC, ed. T. C. Wilkinson, S. Sherratt & J. Bennet, Oxford (Oxbow), pp. 120–134.
2010 “The Significance of Shared Aspects of the Daily Temple Rituals,” in 8. Ägyptologische Tempeltagung: Interconnections between Temples, ed. M. Dolińska & H. Beinlich, Wiesbaden (Königtum, Staat und Gesellschaft früher Hochkulturen 3,3), pp. 205–211.
2009 “Time and Space in Ancient Egypt: The Importance of the Creation of Abstraction,” in “Being in Ancient Egypt’: Thoughts on Agency, Materiality and Cognition ed. R. Nyord & A. Kjølby, Oxford (BAR IS 2019), pp. 83–95.
2003 “The Hadhramis, the Hadhramaut and the European Colonial Powers in the Indian Ocean,” in The Indian Ocean Rim:Southern Africa and Regional Cooperation, ed. G. Campbell, London (Routledge Curzon), pp. 54–63.
Offerings
2011 “Taking a Stab at Archaeological Thought on Ancient Near Eastern Economics,” in Correlates of Complexity, ed. B. S. Düring, A. Wossink & P. M. M. G. Akkermans, Leiden (Nederlands Instituut), pp. 233–259.
2008 “The True Path of Error,” in Stückwerk: Beiträge zur Kulturgeschichte des Alten Orients, ed. Th. Hofmeier & O. Kaelin, Berlin (Leonhard-Thurneyser Verlag), pp. 263–287.