Publications from Dr. Dorota Wojtczak

Sole-author

2015

  • Wojtczak, D. (2015) Rethinking the Hummalian Industry. L’Anthropologie 119, 610-658..
  • Wojtczak, D. (2015) Cores on flakes and bladelet production, a question of recycling? The perspective from the Hummalian industry of Hummal, Central Syria. Quaternary International 361: 155-177 (ed.) Barkan, R., Lemorini, C., Vaquero, M.: The Origins of Recycling: A Paleolithic Perspective.

2014

  • Wojtczak, D. (2014) Microwear analysis of the lithic assemblages associated with Lower Palaeolithic Homo Erectus remains in Nadaouiyeh Aïn Askar (Syria) and with Neolithic lake dwelling of Arbon Bleiche 3 (Switzerland) p. 4. link.

2012

  • Wojtczak, D. (2012) The Early Middle Paleolithic blade industry from Hummal, El-Kowm, Central Syria. PhD-Thesis, Basel University.

2011

  • Wojtczak, D. (2011) Hummal (Central Syria) and its Eponymous Industry in ERAUL 126, The Lower and Middle Palaeolithic in the Middle East and Neighbouring Regions; p. 289-307, ed. by J.-M. Le Tensorer, R. Jagher & M .Otte.



Co-authored

2020

  • Wojtczak,D. and Jagher, R. (2020) Settlement dynamic of open-air sites in the Late Lower and Early Middle Paleolithic: surface survey from the left bank of Jordan Valley. Archaeological and Anthropological Sciences:1-22. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12520-020-01079-1
    Link zum online-Paper: rdcu.be/b4l24

2018

  • Wojtczak, D. and Kerdy, M. (2018) They left traces. Preliminary analyses of micro-wear traces on bone and antler tools from Sutz-Lattrigen Aussen, Lake Bienne, Switzerland. Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports 17, 798-808.
  • Wojtczak, D. and Demidenko, Y. E. (2018) Small artefacts for special activity? A better understanding of the variability within the Hummalian industry through lithic refitting, Hummal, Syria. Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports 20: 135–157.
  • Wojtczak, D. and Le Tensorer, J.-M. (2018) The Long Paleolithic Sequence of Hummal (Central Syria). In: Abdul Massih, J. and Nishiyama, S. (Eds.), Archaeological Explorations in Syria 2000-2011. Proceedings of ISCACH Beirut 2015, 179-189; Archeopress Archaeology, Oxford. Open access.

2017

  • Wojtczak, D., Al Najjar, M., Jagher, R., Elsuede, H., Wegmüller, F., Otte, M. (Eds) (2017) Vocation préhistoire. Hommage à Jean-Marie Le Tensorer. ERAUL 148, Liège. ISBN: 978-2-93-0495-34-7.
  • Wojtczak, D. and Ismail-Meyer, K. (2017) Palimpsests and Palaeolithic living floors around the well of Hummal (Syria). A taphonomical approach combining lithic and microstratigraphical analysis. In: Wojtczak, D., Al Najjar, M., Jagher, R., Elsuede, H., Wegmüller, F., Otte, M. (Eds.), Vocation préhistoire. Hommage à Jean-Marie Le Tensorer. ERAUL 148: 367-381, Liège.
  • Hager, D., Affolter, J., Wojtczak, D. (2017) New Results for the Biface from Säckingen, ‘Flühwäldchen’, Baden-Württemberg, Germany. In: Wojtczak, D., Al Najjar, M., Jagher, R., Elsuede, H., Wegmüller, F., Otte, M. (Eds.), Vocation préhistoire. Hommage à Jean-Marie Le Tensorer. ERAUL 148: 145-157, Liège.

2016

  • Jagher, R., Wojtczak, D., Le Tensorer, J.-M. (2016) El Kowm oasis, cradle of the Syrian Palaeolithic. In: Y. Kanjou/A. Tsuneki (Eds.), A History of Syria in One Hundred Sites. Archaeopress, Oxford, 11-16.
  • Antolín, F., Alonso, N., Berihuete, M., Brombacher, Ch., Chondrou, D., Ertug, F., Garcia-Granero, J.J., Gonzalez-Carretero, L., Hamon, C., Heiss, A.G., Jacomet, S., Naranjo, Y., Perego, R., Procopiou, H., Steiner, B., Valamoti, S., Wojtzak, D., Wollstonecroft, M. (2016) Grütze, Bulgur, Mehl und Griess. Bericht zum internationalen Arbeitstreffen „Archäobotanische Identifikation von Getreidespeisen“ (Basel, 2./3. Uni 2015), mit einem praktischen Leitfaden zu ihrer integrativen Untersuchung. Jahrbuch Archäologie Schweiz 99, 143-151.

2014

  • Wojtczak, D., Demidenko, Y., Le Tensorer, J.-M. (2014) Hummalian industry (El-Kowm, Central Syria): core-like reductions for small-sized debitage case in Levantine Middle Palaeolithic. Quartär 61:23-48.

2011

  • Richter, D., Hauck, Th., Wojtczak, D., Le Tensorer J. – M. (2011) Chronometric age estimates for the site of Hummal (El-Kowm, Syria) in ERAUL 126, p. 249-261, The Lower and Middle Palaeolithic in the Middle East and Neighbouring Regions; p. 289-307, ed. by J.-M. Le Tensorer, R. Jagher & M. Otte.

2010

  • Hauck, Th., Wojtczak, D., Wegmüller, F., Le Tensorer, J.-M. (2010) Variation in Lower and Middle Paleolithic land use strategies in the Syrian Desert steppe: The example of Hummal (El Kowm area). In Settlement Dynamics of the Middle Paleolithic and Middle Stone Age, ed. by N. J. Conard, Tübingen: Kerns Verlag.

2007

  • Le Tensorer, J.-M., Jagher, R., Rentzel, Ph., Hauck, Th., Ismail-Meyer K., Pümpin, Ch., Wojtczak, D. (2007) Long-term Site Formation Processes at the Natural Springs Nadaouiyeh and Hummal in the El Kowm Oasis, Central Syria. Geoarchaeology: An International Journal, Vol. 22, Nr. 6, p. 621-639. 

2006

  • Hauck, Th., Wojtczak, D., Le Tensorer, J.-M. (2006) New data for the Palaeolithic site of Aïn Hummal (Syria). In: "Abstracts of the PaleoAnthropology Society 2006 Meetings." PaleoAnthropology 2006: A1-A106.
  • Hauck Th., Jagher R., Le Tensorer H., Richter D., Wojtczak D. (2006) Research on the Paleolithic of the El Kowm area (Syria). 

2005

  • J.-M. Le Tensorer, Th. Hauck, D. Wojtczak (2005) Le Paléolithique ancien et moyen d’Hummal (El Kowm, Syrie Centrale), Światowit vol. V (XLVI), Fasc. B, p. 179-186, Pl. 45-52.

2004

  • J.-M. Le Tensorer, R. Jagher, Ph. Rentzel, Th. Hauck, K. Ismail-Meyer, Ch. Pümpin, D. Wojtczak (2004) The Pleistocene chronstratigraphy and quaternary geology in Nadaouiyeh and Hummal (El-Kowm, central Syria), Summaries of the Eastern Mediterranean/Near Eastern Geoarchaeology meeting, Tübingen.



Fieldwork reports

2019

  • Jagher, R., Wojtczak, D., Al-Nahar, M., Hourani, F., Abu Ghaneimeh, K., Sanson, A., Al Shoubaki, S., Stabellini, F., Jaskulski, Ph., A, Kübler, S. (2019). The First Human Settlements on the Left Bank of the Jordan Valley: Report of the 2018 Season. SLSA, Ed. Swiss-Liechtenstein Foundation for Archaeological Research Abroad, 367-401. ISBN 978-3-9524771-2-0.

2017

  • Jagher, R., Wojtczak, D., Le Tensorer, J.-M., Al-Nahar, M., Abu Ghaneimeh K., Hourani, F., Sanson, A., Follmann, F., Lo Russo, S., Al Shoubaki, S., Le Tensorer; H. (2017) The First Human Settlements on the Left Bank of the Jordan Valley –Report of the 2015 and 2016 seasons: 237-266; SLSA, Ed. Swiss-Liechtenstein Foundation for Archaeological Research Abroad.

2014

  • Activity report of a group of 6 researchers from the Institute for Prehistory and Archaeological Science of the University of Basel. Projet: Nouvelles recherches sur les premières occupations humaines de la rive orientale de la vallée du Jourdain. The Swiss-Liechtenstein Foundation for Archaeological Research Abroad.

2013

  • The Hummalian industry, in: Travaux de la Mission Archéologique Syro-Suisse d’El-Kowm, vol. 18, 50-77.

2012

  • Scratching the surface: use-wear studies in archaeology, in: Travaux de la Mission Archéologique Syro-Suisse d’El-Kowm, vol. 16, 19-22.
  • Hummal, its discovery, initial investigation and Hummalian industry, in: Travaux de la Mission Archéologique Syro-Suisse d’El-Kowm, vol.16, 22-36.

2010

  • The Hummalian assemblages from Sondage Sud 1, in: Travaux de la Mission Archéologique Syro-Suisse d’El-Kowm, vol. 15, 26-27.
  • Wojtczak, D. & Schuhmann, D., 2010. Trampling as a potential cause of edge attrition and the vertical dispersal of lithic artefacts in stratified layers, in: Travaux de la Mission Archéologique Syro-Suisse d’El-Kowm, vol. 15, 82-84.

2008

  • Rapport des études effectuées sur les couches hummaliennes en août 2007, in: Travaux de la Mission Archéologique Syro-Suisse d’El-Kowm, vol. 13, 31-36.

2007

  •   Secteur Central : Hummalien-Yabroudien, in: Travaux de la Mission Archéologique Syro-Suisse d’El-Kowm, vol. 12, 33-41.

2006

  •   Secteur Central : Hummalien-Yabroudien, in: Travaux de la Mission Archéologique Syro-Suisse d’El-Kowm, vol. 11, 25-32.

2005

  •   Secteur Central : Hummalien-Yabroudien, in: Travaux de la Mission Archéologique Syro-Suisse d’El-Kowm, vol. 10, 21-27.

2004

  •   Hummalien, in: Travaux de la Mission Archéologique Syro-Suisse d’El-Kowm, vol. 9, 30-31.


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