African Archaeological Review

ISSN: 0263-0338 (Print) 1572-9842 (Online)

Description

African Archaeological Review publishes articles on African archaeology, highlighting the contributions of the region as they relate to key global issues. Important topics include the emergence of modern humans, earliest manifestations of human culture, and the origins of African plant and animal domesticates. Contributions feature timely continental and subcontinental studies covering cultural continuities and discontinuities; interregional interactions; biocultural evolution; cultural dynamics and ecology; the role of cultural materials in politics and ideology; the application of ethnohistorical, textual, and ethnoarchaeological data in archaeological interpretation; conservation; management of cultural heritage, information technology, and public archaeology. Papers present new field data from key excavation sites or localities aimed at understanding interregional processes, major cultural changes, and transitions in Africa's past, and Africa's place in world archaeology.Rated 'A' in the European Reference Index for the Humanities (ERIH)
African Archaeological Review is rated 'A' in the ERIH, a new reference index that aims to help evenly access the scientific quality of Humanities research output. For more information visit http://www.esf.org/research-areas/humanities/activities/research-infrastructures.html SCImago Journal and Country Rank (SJR) 2011    0.628   Archeology (Arts and Humanities) 6 out of 59  Rated .041 in the SCImago Journal and Country Rank (SJR). SJR is a measure of the journal’s relative impact in its field, based on its number of citations and number of articles per publication year. For more information, visit: http://www.scimagojr.com/index.php

31 Volumes 79 Issues 422 Articles available from 1983 - 2014

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