Alistair Paterson

Professor, ARC Future Fellow, BA Melb., PhD Syd.

  • The University of Western Australia (M257), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Crawley

    Australia

  • 80 Citations
  • 6 h-Index
20002019

Research Output 2000 2017

2017

Introduction: Southern Deserts Historical Archaeology

Nuevo Delaunay, A. & Paterson, A. Jun 2017 In : International Journal of Historical Archaeology. 21, 2, p. 1-3 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Open Access
1 Citations
Open Access
File
colonialism
indigenous population
archaeology
land management
pastoralism
Open Access
Indian Ocean
Surveying
surveying
coral
beacons
archaeology
exploitation
labor
capitalist production
imperialism
2016

The settlement at Barmup: Britain’s first farm in Western Australia

Winter, S., Forsey, C., Dotte-Sarout, E. & Paterson, A. Dec 2016 In : Australasian Historical Archaeology. 34, p. 32-43 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

farm
history
upper class
building
resident
2015
1 Citations

Commemorating the colonial Pilbara: beyond memorials into difficult history

Gregory, K. & Paterson, A. 2015 In : National Identities. 17, 2, p. 137-153

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

history
colonial legacy
colonialism
Colonies
Memorial

Creating a Paperless Recording System for Pilbara Rock Art

Smith, S., McDonald, J., Balme, J., MacLaren, G. & Paterson, A. 2015 Across space and time: Papers from the 41st Conference on Computer Applications and Quantitative Methods in Archaeology. Perth, 25-28 March 2013. Traviglia, A. (ed.). Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, p. 89-96 96 p. (Computer Applications and Quantitative Methods in Archaeology)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

2014

Archaeology in Practice: A Student guide to Archaeological Analyses

Balme, J. & Paterson, A. 2014 Not available. Balme, J. & Paterson, A. (eds.). UK

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingOther chapter contribution

Archaeology of Colonial Encounters

Paterson, A. 2014 Encyclopedia of Global Archaeology, Volume 3. Smith, C. (ed.). USA: Springer, p. 1556-1563

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

Australian Deserts: Extreme Environments in Archaeology

Veth, P., Williams, A. N. & Paterson, A. 2014 Encyclopedia of Global Archaeology, Volume 1. Smith, C. (ed.). USA: Springer, p. 654-665

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

Stratigraphy

Balme, J. & Paterson, A. 2014 Archaeology in Practice: A Student Guild to Archaeological Analyses. Balme, J. & Paterson, A. (eds.). UK

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingOther chapter contribution

The Sea, Inland: Aboriginal Rock Art Depictions of Boats from the Western Pilbara

Paterson, A. & Van Duivenvoorde, W. 2013 In : The Great Circle. 35, 2, p. 30-54

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations

The world from Malarrak: Depictions of South-East Asian and European subjects in rock art from the Wellington Range, Australia

May, S. K., Taçon, P. S. C., Paterson, A. & Travers, M. 2013 In : Australian Aboriginal Studies. 1, p. 45-56

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2012
11 Citations

Picturing Change and Changing Pictures: Contact Period Rock Art of Australia

Tacon, P. S. C., Ross, J., Paterson, A. & May, S. 2012 A Companion to Rock Art. McDonald, J. & Veth, P. (eds.). UK: Wiley-Blackwell, p. 420-436

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

5 Citations

Rock Art as Historical Sources in Colonial Contexts

Paterson, A. 2012 Decolonizing Indigenous Histories: Exploring Prehistoric/Colonial Transitions in Archaeology. Oland, M. & Frink, S. M. H. A. (eds.). UWA: The University of Arizona Press, p. 66-85 (The Archaeology of Colonialism in Native North America)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

2011

A Millennium of Cultural Contact

Paterson, A. 2011 California, USA: Left Coast Press, Inc.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Considering Colonialism and Capitalism in Australian Historical Archaeology: Two Case Studies of Culture Contact from the Pastoral Domain

Paterson, A. 2011 The Archaeology of Capitalism in Colonial Contexts. Croucher, S. K. & Weiss, L. (eds.). New York, USA: Springer, p. 243-267 (Contributions to Global Historical Archaeology)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

2010
1 Citations

Te Miro o'one: the archaeology of contact on Rapa Nui (Easter Island)

Pollard, J., Paterson, A. & Welham, K. 2010 In : World Archaeology. 42, p. 562-580

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The Archaeology of Historical Indigenous Australia

Paterson, A. 2010 Handbook of Postcolonial Archaeology. Lydon, J. & Rizvi, U. Z. (eds.). Walnut Creek, California, USA: Left Coast Press, p. 165-184

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

2009

Current Research in Australia and New Zealand: An Overview

Paterson, A. & Heath, B. J. 2009 In : Historical Archaeology. 43, 3, p. 113-118

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

13 Citations

Indigenous perceptions of contact at Inthanoona, Northwest Western Australia

Paterson, A. & Wilson, A. 2009 In : Archaeology in Oceania. 44 Supplement, April 2009, p. 99-111

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

contact
artifact
continuity
innovation
participation

Under the same sky: two British settlements in early colonial Australia

Paterson, A. 2009 In : Antiquity. 83, p. 1186-1188

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2008
13 Citations

A companion to social archaeology

Paterson, A. 2008 In : Australian Archaeology. p. 81-82

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

The Lost Legions: culture contact in colonial Australia

Paterson, A., Smith, C. (ed.), Lippert, D. (ed.), Watkins, J. (ed.), Wobst, H. M. (ed.) & Zimmerman, L. J. (ed.) 2008 Plymouth PL6 7PY, United Kingdom: Altamira Press.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

2007

A Work in Progress: Aboriginal People and Pastoral Cultural Heritage in Australia

Gill, N. & Paterson, A. 2007 Geographies of Australian Heritages Loving a Sunburnt Country?. Jones, R. & Shaw, B. J. (eds.). Hampshire, U.K.: Ashgate Publishing Limited, p. 113-131 (Heritage, Culture and Identity)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

2006

Archaeology in Practice A Student Guide to Archaeological Analyses

Balme, J. & Paterson, A. 2006 Not available. 1 ed. Malden, M.A. USA: Blackwell, p. 1-438

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingOther chapter contribution

Towards a historical archaeology of Western Australia's Northwest

Paterson, A. 2006 In : Australasian Historical Archaeology. 24, p. 99-111

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2005

'Do you want to delete this?' Hidden histories and hidden landscapes in the Murchison and Davenport ranges, Northern Territory, Australia

Gill, N., Paterson, A. & Kennedy, M. J. 2005 The Power of Knowledge, the Resonance of Tradition - Indigenous Studies. Ward, G. K. & Muckle, A. (eds.). Canberra ed. Canberra: Aboriginal Studies Press, Vol. 1, p. 125-137

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

6 Citations

Early Pastoral Landscapes and Culture Contact in Central Australia

Paterson, A. 2005 In : Historical Archaeology. 39, 3, p. 28-48

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

contact
industry
manager
interaction
Central Australia
8 Citations

Historical interactions between Aborigines and European pastoralists in Australia's drylands

Paterson, A. 2005 23 Degrees South - Archaeology and Environmental History of the Southern Deserts. Smith, M. A. & Hesse, P. (eds.). Canberra: National Museum of Australia, p. 267-280

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Hunter-Gatherer Interactions with Sheep and Cattle Pastoralists from the Australian Arid Zone

Paterson, A. 2005 Desert Peoples: Archaeological Perspectives. Veth, P., Smith, M. & Hiscock, P. (eds.). Oxford: Blackwell, p. 276-292

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

2003
8 Citations

An archaeology of historical reality? A case study of the recent past

Paterson, A., Gill, N. & Kennedy, M. 2003 In : Australian Archaeology. 57, 2, p. 82-89

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

archaeology
cultural landscape
oral history
social behavior
continuity

Cross-cultural archaeology: an introduction

Clarke, A. & Paterson, A. 2003 In : Archaeology in Oceania. 38, 2, p. 49-51

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

9 Citations

The texture of agency: an example of culture-contact in central Australia

Paterson, A. 2003 In : Archaeology in Oceania. 38, 2, p. 52-65

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
contact
evidence
regional analysis
economic behavior
historical analysis
2002

Australian Aboriginal historical archaeology

Paterson, A. 2002 Encyclopedia of Historical Archaeology. Charles E. Orser, J. (ed.). New York: Routledge, p. 38-42

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

1 Citations

Hidden Landscapes: Cultural Survival in Central Australia

Gill, N., Paterson, A. & Kennedy, M. P. 2002 In : Cultural Survival Quarterly. Summer, p. 37-38

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2000

Australian historical Archaeology: Retrospects and Prospects

Paterson, A. & Wilson, A. 2000 In : Australian Archaeology. 50, p. 81-89

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The Archaeology of Culture contact in Australia and beyond

Harrison, R., Paterson, A. & Lilley, I. (ed.) 2000 In : World Archaeological Bulletin. 11, p. 119-127

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article