Martin Porr

Associate Professor, BA Zwischenprüfung, MA PhD S'ton

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

    6009 Perth

    Australia

  • 190 Citations
  • 7 h-Index
20042019
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Research Output 2004 2019

2019

A preliminary study on ochre sources in Southwestern Germany and its potential for ochre provenance during the Upper Paleolithic

Velliky, E. C., Barbieri, A., Porr, M., Conard, N. J. & MacDonald, B. L., 1 Oct 2019, In : Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports. 27, 101977.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

activation
Southwestern Germany
Ochre
Upper Paleolithic
Pigments

Rock art as art

Porr, M., 3 Apr 2019, In : Time and Mind. 12, 2, p. 153-164 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

art history
art
archaeology
art studies
cultural anthropology
2018
3 Citations (Scopus)
ontology
art
evidence
narrative
interpretation
2 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
Caves
systematic review
caves
Pigments
Artifacts
5 Citations (Scopus)

Post-colonialism, human origins and the paradox of modernity

Porr, M. & Matthews, J. M., 8 Aug 2017, In : Antiquity. 91, 358, p. 1058-1068 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

post-colonialism
rationality
archaeology
modernity
examination

Zeiten – Träume – Realitäten. Felskunst in Australien

Porr, M. & Veth, P., 2017, Archäologie in Deutschland, 2017, 1, p. 14-19.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Paleolithic Ax Debunks Colonial Myth

Porr, M. & Matthews, J. M., 2016, Wenner Gren Foundation.

Research output: Other contribution

Produktion und Befugnis. Über Präsentation, Repräsentation und die Zusammenarbeit mit den traditionellen Besitzern der Felsmalereien der Kimberley-Region, Nordwestaustralien

Porr, M., Doohan, K., Umbagai, L. & Janet, O., 2016, Kunst der Vorzeit. Texte zu den Felsbildern der Sammlung Frobenius. Frankfurt am Main: Frobenius-Institut an der Goethe-Universität, p. 92-105

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

Thinking through story: Archaeology and narratives

Porr, M. & Matthews, J. M., 2016, In : Hunter Gatherer Research. 2, 3, p. 249-274 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Yooddooddoom: A narrative exploration of the camp and the sacred place, daily life, images, arranged stones and Lalai Beings

Oobagooma, J., Doohan, K., Umbagai, L. & Porr, M., 2016, In : Hunter Gatherer Research. 2, 3, p. 345-374 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

narrative
art
narration
research method
methodology
2015
6 Citations (Scopus)
13 Downloads (Pure)

Beyond animality and humanity. Landscape, metaphor and identity in the Early Upper Palaeolithic of Central Europe

Porr, M., 2015, Settlement, sociality and cognition in human evolution: Landscapes in Mind. Coward, F., Hosfield, R., Pope, M. & Wenban-Smith, F. (eds.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 54-74 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

Lives and lines. Integrating molecular genetics, the “origins of modern humans” and Indigenous knowledge

Porr, M., 2015, Long History, Deep Time: deepening histories of place. McGrath, A. & Jebb, M. A. (eds.). ANU E Press, p. 203-219 (Aboriginal History Monographs).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

Perceiving Animals, Perceiving Humans: 'Animism' and the Aurignacian Mobile Art of Southwestern Germany

Porr, M. & De Maria, K., 2015, Forgotten Times and Spaces; New perspectives in paleoanthropological, paleoetnological and archaeological studies. Sazelova, S., Novak, M. & Mizerova, A. (eds.). Brno: MUNI Press, p. 293-302

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

Review of C. Gamble, Settling the Earth: the archaeology of deep human history.

Porr, M., 2015, In : Antiquity: a quarterly review of archaeology. 88, 342

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

Shell tool technology in Island Southeast Asia: an early Middle Holocene Tridacna adze from Ilin Island, Mindoro, Philippines

Pawlik, A. F., Piper, P. J., Wood, R. E., Lim, K. K. A., Faylona, M. G. P. G., Mijares, A. S. B. & Porr, M., Apr 2015, In : Antiquity. 89, 344, p. 292-308

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Southeast Asia
Philippines
artifact
Melanesia
antiquity
2014
17 Citations (Scopus)

Adaptation and foraging from the Terminal Pleistocene to the Early Holocene: Excavation at Bubog on Ilin Island, Philippines

Pawlik, A. F., Piper, P. J., Faylona, M. G. P. G., Padilla, S. G., Carlos, J., Mijares, A. S. B. M., Vallejo, B. M., Reyes, M., Amano, N., Ingicco, T. & Porr, M., 2014, In : Journal of Field Archaeology. 39, 3, p. 230-247

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Philippines
evidence
prehistory
research focus
Southeast Asia

Essential Questions: Modern Humans and the Capacity for Modernity

Porr, M., 2014, Southern Asia, Australia and the Search for Human Origins. Dennell, R. & Porr, M. (eds.). USA: Cambridge University Press, p. 257-264

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

Southern Asia, Australia and the Search for Human Origins

Dennell, R. & Porr, M., 2014, USA: Cambridge University Press.

Research output: Book/ReportEdited book/Anthology

4 Citations (Scopus)

The Past and Present of Human Origins in Southern Asia and Australia

Dennell, R. & Porr, M., 2014, Southern Asia, Australia and the Search for Human Origins. Dennell, R. & Porr, M. (eds.). USA: Cambridge University Press, p. 1-7

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

2013

Kunst and Kontext: Zue Interpretation palaolithischer Bildwerke ['Art' and 'context': On the interpretation of Palaeolithic imagery]

Porr, M., 2013, Theorie in de Archaologie: Zur jungeren Diskussion in Deutschland (Theory in Archaeology: On recent discussion in Germany). Eggert, M. K. H. & Veit, U. (eds.). Germany: Waxmann, p. 299-335

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

2012
4 Citations (Scopus)

North of the Southern Arc – The Mindoro Archaeological Research Program: A summary of the 2010 and 2011 fieldwork activities

Porr, M., Mijares, A. S. B., Pawlik, A. F., Piper, P. J. & Padilla Jr, S., 2012, In : Australian Archaeology. 75, p. 110-117

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2011

Archäologie im großen Maßstab

Morse, K., Brady, L., Carson, A. & Porr, M., 2011, In : Archäologie in Deutschland. 3, 2011, p. 12-16

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

One Step Forward, Two Step Back: The Issue of "Behavioral Modernity" Again: A Comment on Shea

Porr, M., 2011, In : Current Anthropology. 52, 4, p. 581-582

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Identifying behavioural modernity: Lessons from Sahul

Porr, M., 2010, In : Indo-Pacific Prehistory Association Bulletin. 30, p. 28-34

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

modernity
historical development
history
present
society
18 Citations (Scopus)
7 Citations (Scopus)
2009

The Battle of Cannae Some Considerations in the Light of Recent Publications

Porr, M., 2009, The Rag. University of Western Australia, W.A.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperOther chapter contribution

2008

Frontier science: Ethnoarchaeology and the origins of modern cognition

Porr, M., 2008, In : Ethnographisch-Archaologische Zeitschrift. 2-3, p. 257269

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2006
20 Citations (Scopus)
funeral
religious behavior
Central Germany
Shaman
Burial
2005
16 Citations (Scopus)

From empty spaces to lived lives: exploring the individual in the Palaeolithic

Gamble, C. & Porr, M., 2005, The Hominid Individual in Context. Gamble, C. & Porr, M. (eds.). London and New York: Routledge, p. 1-12

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

29 Citations (Scopus)
19 Citations (Scopus)

The making of the biface and the making of the individual

Porr, M., 2005, The Hominid Individual in Context: archaeological investigations of lower and middle Palaeolithic landscapes, locales and artefacts. Gamble, C. & Porr, M. (eds.). London and New York: Routledge, p. 68-80

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

2004

Beginn und Entwicklung des menschlichen Denkens (The Beginning and Development of Human Thought)

Muller-Beck, H. & Porr, M., 2004, Paläolithikum und Mesolithikum. Kataloge zur Dauerausstellung im Landesmuseum für Vorgeschichte. Meller, H. (ed.). Halle (Saale): Landesamt für Denkmalpflege und Archäologie, p. 25-34

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

Farbverwendung auf der Magdalenienfundstelle von Bad Frankenhausen

Porr, M. & Wunderlich, C-H., 2004, Paläolithikum und Mesolithikum. Kataloge zur Dauerausstellung im Landesmuseum fü Vorgeschichte. Meller, H. (ed.). Halle (Saale): Landesamt für Denkmalpflege und Archäologie, p. 261-262

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

Grenzgängerin. Das mesolithische Grab von Bad Dürrenberg

Porr, M., 2004, Paläolithikum und Mesolithikum. Kataloge zur Dauerausstellung im Landesmuseum fü Vorgeschichte. Meller, H. (ed.). Halle (Saale): Landesamt für Denkmalpflege und Archäologie, p. 291-300

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

In der Zwischenzeit. Spätpaläolithische und mesolithische Fundstellen im Fiener Bruch

Porr, M., 2004, Paläolithikum und Mesolithikum. Kataloge zur Dauerausstellung im Landesmuseum fü Vorgeschichte. Meller, H. (ed.). Halle (Saale): Landesamt für Denkmalpflege und Archäologie, p. 263-267

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

Individual reflections: Gender and the Aurignacian art of southwest Germany

Porr, M., 2004, In : Ethnographisch-Archaologische Zeitschrift. 46, 2-3, p. 257-269

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Menschen wie wir. Die Aurignacien-Fundstelle von Breitenbach

Porr, M., 2004, Paläolithikum und Mesolithikum. Kataloge zur Dauerausstellung im Landesmuseum für Vorgeschichte. Meller, H. (ed.). Halle (Saale): Landesamt für Denkmalpflege und Archäologie, p. 223-231

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

Spitzentechnologie. Die Speerspitzen von Glindenberg und Kalbe/Milde

Porr, M., 2004, Paläolithikum und Mesolithikum. Kataloge zur Dauerausstellung im Landesmuseum für Vorgeschichte. Meller, H. (ed.). Halle (Saale): Landesamt für Denkmalpflege und Archäologie, p. 269-274

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

Tod im Herzen der Finsternis. Zentralafrikanische Pygmäen und die Jagd auf Elefanten im tropischen Regenwald

Porr, M., 2004, Paläolithikum und Mesolithikum. Kataloge zur Dauerausstellung im Landesmuseum für Vorgeschichte. Meller, H. (ed.). Halle (Saale): Landesamt für Denkmalpflege und Archäologie, p. 163-166

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

Was wurde aus ihnen? Das Ende der Urmenschen

Porr, M., 2004, Paläolithikum und Mesolithikum. Kataloge zur Dauerausstellung im Landesmuseum fü Vorgeschichte. Meller, H. (ed.). Halle (Saale): Landesamt für Denkmalpflege und Archäologie, p. 217-221

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter