Research Output 1990 2018

  • 2382 Citations
  • 23 h-Index
  • 57 Article
  • 6 Chapter
  • 1 Book
  • 1 Comment/debate
2018

The easternmost Middle Paleolithic (Mousterian) from Jinsitai Cave, North China

Li, F., Kuhn, S. L., Chen, F., Wang, Y., Southon, J., Peng, F., Shan, M., Wang, C., Ge, J., Wang, X., Yun, T. & Gao, X. Jan 1 2018 In : Journal of Human Evolution. 114, p. 76-84 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Mousterian
Paleolithic
cave
Eurasia
caves
2016
3 Citations
Optimality Theory
Archaeology
Niche Construction Theory
Theory Construction
mechanic

Handaxe manufacture and re-sharpening throughout the Lower Paleolithic sequence of Tabun Cave

Shimelmitz, R., Bisson, M., Weinstein-Evron, M. & Kuhn, S. L. 2016 (Accepted/In press) In : Quaternary International.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Paleolithic
cave
segmentation
thinning
excavation

Mousterian lithic assemblages of merdivenli cave

Baykara, İ., Kuhn, S. L. & Baykara, D. S. 2016 In : Mediterranean Archaeology and Archaeometry. 16, 1, p. 101-115 15 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Mousterian
Assemblages
Lithic Assemblages
Eurasia
Africa
1 Citations

Raw material economies and mobility patterns in the Late Paleolithic at Shuidonggou locality 2, north China

Li, F., Kuhn, S. L., Chen, F. Y. & Gao, X. Sep 1 2016 In : Journal of Anthropological Archaeology. 43, p. 83-93 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Late Palaeolithic
China
Raw Materials
Locality
Economy
1 Citations

The Lower to Middle Paleolithic transition and the diversification of Levallois technology in the Southern Levant: Evidence from Tabun Cave, Israel

Shimelmitz, R., Weinstein-Evron, M., Ronen, A. & Kuhn, S. L. 2016 (Accepted/In press) In : Quaternary International.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Paleolithic
cave
Mousterian
human behavior
excavation
5 Citations

What moves us? How mobility and movement are at the center of human evolution

Kuhn, S. L., Raichlen, D. A. & Clark, A. E. May 1 2016 In : Evolutionary Anthropology. 25, 3, p. 86-97 12 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

2015
4 Citations

A response to Keates and Kuzmin

Li, F., Kuhn, S. L. & Gao, X. Jun 1 2015 In : Antiquity. 89, 345, p. 721-723 3 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewComment/debate

13 Citations

Artifact densities and assemblage formation: Evidence from Tabun Cave

Kuhn, S. L. & Clark, A. E. May 1 2015 In : Journal of Anthropological Archaeology. 38, p. 8-16 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Artifact
Assemblages
Caves
Excavation
Land use
7 Citations

Artifacts as patches: The marginal value theorem and stone tool lifeh histories

Kuhn, S. L. & Miller, D. S. Jan 1 2015 Lithic Technological Systems and Evolutionary Theory. Cambridge University Press, p. 172-197 26 p.

Research output: ResearchChapter

History
Marginal Value Theorem
Artifact
Stone Tools
ecology
2 Citations

Labor costs for prehistoric earthwork construction: Experimental and archaeological insights from the Lower Yangzi Basin, China

Xie, L., Kuhn, S. L., Sun, G., Olsen, J. W., Zheng, Y., Ding, P. & Zhao, Y. Jan 1 2015 In : American Antiquity. 80, 1, p. 67-88 22 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Earthwork
Soil
China
Labour Costs
Archaeology
1 Citations

Paleolithic occupations of the Göllü Daʇ, Central Anatolia, Turkey

Kuhn, S. L., Dinçer, B., Balkan-Atli, N. & Erturaç, M. K. Oct 1 2015 In : Journal of Field Archaeology. 40, 5, p. 581-602 22 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Turkey
Palaeolithic
Central Anatolia
Artifact
artifact
1 Citations

The Middle Paleolithic occupations of Üçağizli II Cave (Hatay, Turkey): Geoarcheological and archeological perspectives

Baykara, I., Mentzer, S. M., Stiner, M. C., Asmerom, Y., Güleç, E. S. & Kuhn, S. L. Dec 1 2015 In : Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports. 4, p. 409-426 18 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Middle Palaeolithic
Archaeology
Turkey
chamber
occupation
2014
22 Citations

A forager-herder trade-off, from broad-spectrum hunting to sheep management at Aşikli Höyük, Turkey

Stiner, M. C., Buitenhuis, H., Duru, G., Kuhn, S. L., Mentzer, S. M., Munro, N. D., Pöllath, N., Quade, J., Tsartsidou, G. & Özbaşaran, M. Jun 10 2014 In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 111, 23, p. 8404-8409 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Turkey
Meat
Sheep
Diet
Sex Distribution
10 Citations
Lithics
China
Stone Age
Assemblages
Upper Paleolithic
34 Citations

'Fire at will': The emergence of habitual fire use 350,000 years ago

Shimelmitz, R., Kuhn, S. L., Jelinek, A. J., Ronen, A., Clark, A. E. & Weinstein-Evron, M. Dec 1 2014 In : Journal of Human Evolution. 77, p. 196-203 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Habitual
colonization
social development
Israel
evidence
10 Citations

Predetermined flake production at the Lower/Middle Paleolithic boundary: Yabrudian scraper-blank technology

Shimelmitz, R., Kuhn, S. L., Ronen, A. & Weinstein-Evron, M. Sep 5 2014 In : PLoS One. 9, 9, e106293

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

flakes
Technology
caves
industry
nerve agents
20 Citations

Rethinking the initial Upper Paleolithic

Kuhn, S. L. & Zwyns, N. 2014 In : Quaternary International. 347, 1, p. 29-38 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Paleolithic
method
Mousterian
homology
artifact
2013
7 Citations
Supplements
Trajectory
Middle Palaeolithic
Evolutionary
Pathway
22 Citations
Life History
Early Upper Palaeolithic
Ornament
Turkey
Shell Beads
14 Citations

Measuring the complexity of lithic technology

Perreault, C., Jeffrey Brantingham, P., Kuhn, S. L., Wurz, S. & Gao, X. 2013 In : Current Anthropology. 54, SUPPL8.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Lithic Technology
Procedural
Lithics
Palaeolithic
Assemblages
10 Citations
Early Upper Palaeolithic
Pleistocene
archaeology
Archaeology
continuity
29 Citations

Re-examination of the dates of large blade technology in China: A comparison of Shuidonggou Locality 1 and Locality 2

Li, F., Kuhn, S. L., Gao, X. & Chen, F. Y. Feb 2013 In : Journal of Human Evolution. 64, 2, p. 161-168 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

China
Blade
Locality
examination
comparison
17 Citations

Roots of the Middle Paleolithic in Eurasia

Kuhn, S. L. 2013 In : Current Anthropology. 54, SUPPL8.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Eurasia
Middle Palaeolithic
habitat
climate
Group
16 Citations

The development of Upper Palaeolithic China: New results from the Shuidonggou site

Li, F., Gao, X., Chen, F., Pei, S., Zhang, Y., Zhang, X., Liu, D., Zhang, S., Guan, Y., Wang, H. & Kuhn, S. L. Jun 2013 In : Antiquity. 87, 336, p. 368-383 16 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Industry
China
Upper Paleolithic
industry
Animal Bones
2012
15 Citations

Emergent Patterns of Creativity and Innovation in Early Technologies

Kuhn, S. L. 2012 In : Developments in Quaternary Science. 16, p. 69-87 19 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

innovation
rate
human evolution
persistence
research of the effects
2011
2 Citations

Are social and operational explanations incompatible?

Kuhn, S. L. Jun 2011 In : Australian Archaeology. 72, p. 70-71 2 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

2 Citations

Scale in tephrostratigraphic correlation: An example from Turkish Pleistocene archaeological sites

Tryon, C. A., Kuhn, S. L., Slimak, L., Logan, M. A. V. & Balkan-Atli, N. Dec 20 2011 In : Quaternary International. 246, 1-2, p. 124-133 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Pleistocene
archaeological site
Paleolithic
tephra
outcrop
2010
45 Citations

Modeling Effects of Local Extinctions on Culture Change and Diversity in the Paleolithic

Premo, L. S. & Kuhn, S. L. 2010 In : PLoS One. 5, 12, e15582

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Technology
extinction
Demography
Research
demographic statistics
5 Citations

On standardization in the Paleolithic

Kuhn, S. L. 2010 Stone Tools and the Evolution of Human Cognition. University Press of Colorado, p. 105-134 30 p.

Research output: ResearchChapter

Standardization
Palaeolithic
raw materials
artifact
Artifact
1 Citations

Tracking the carbon footprint of paleolithic societies in Mediterranean ecosystems

Stiner, M. C. & Kuhn, S. L. 2010 Human Ecology: Contemporary Research and Practice. Springer US, p. 109-125 17 p.

Research output: ResearchChapter

Ecosystem
Palaeolithic
Carbon
society
community
13 Citations

Was Anatolia a bridge or a barrier to early hominin dispersals?

Kuhn, S. L. Sep 2010 In : Quaternary International. 223-224, p. 434-435 2 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

2009
16 Citations

Building a tephrostratigraphic framework for the Paleolithic of Central Anatolia, Turkey

Tryon, C. A., Logan, M. A. V., Mouralis, D., Kuhn, S., Slimak, L. & Balkan-Atli, N. Mar 2009 In : Journal of Archaeological Science. 36, 3, p. 637-652 16 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Turkey
Tephra
Central Anatolia
Palaeolithic
Distal
86 Citations

The early Upper Paleolithic occupations at Üçaǧi{dotless}zli{dotless} Cave (Hatay, Turkey)

Kuhn, S. L., Stiner, M. C., Güleç, E., Özer, I., Yilmaz, H., Baykara, I., Açikkol, A., Goldberg, P., Molina, K. M., Ünay, E. & Suata-Alpaslan, F. Feb 2009 In : Journal of Human Evolution. 56, 2, p. 87-113 27 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Paleolithic
occupation
cave
caves
Turkey (country)
23 Citations

The lower pleistocene lithic assemblage from Dursunlu (Konya), Central Anatolia, Turkey

Güleç, E., White, T., Kuhn, S., Özer, I., Saǧr, M., Yilmaz, H. & Howell, F. C. Mar 2009 In : Antiquity. 83, 319, p. 11-22 12 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Africa
Homo Erectus
Turkey
Lower Pleistocene
Lithic Assemblages
2008

Early Man: a tribute to the late career of F. Clark Howell

Stiner, M. C. & Kuhn, S. L. Oct 2008 In : Journal of Human Evolution. 55, 4, p. 758-760 3 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

22 Citations

Kaletepe Deresi 3 (Turkey): Archaeological evidence for early human settlement in Central Anatolia

Slimak, L., Kuhn, S. L., Roche, H., Mouralis, D., Buitenhuis, H., Balkan-Atli, N., Binder, D., Kuzucuoǧlu, C. & Guillou, H. Jan 2008 In : Journal of Human Evolution. 54, 1, p. 99-111 13 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

archaeological evidence
Paleolithic
human settlement
human settlements
Turkey (country)

Reply

Kuhn, S. L. & Stiner, M. C. Oct 2008 In : Current Anthropology. 49, 5, p. 896-897 2 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

2007
120 Citations

4,300-Year-old chimpanzee sites and the origins of percussive stone technology

Mercader, J., Barton, H., Gillespie, J., Harris, J., Kuhn, S., Tyler, R. & Boesch, C. Feb 27 2007 In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 104, 9, p. 3043-3048 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Pan troglodytes
Technology
Hominidae
Rainforest
Cote d'Ivoire
44 Citations

Hayonim Cave: a TL-based chronology for this Levantine Mousterian sequence

Mercier, N., Valladas, H., Froget, L., Joron, J. L., Reyss, J. L., Weiner, S., Goldberg, P., Meignen, L., Bar-Yosef, O., Belfer-Cohen, A., Chech, M., Kuhn, S. L., Stiner, M. C., Tillier, A. M., Arensburg, B. & Vandermeersch, B. Jul 2007 In : Journal of Archaeological Science. 34, 7, p. 1064-1077 14 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Mousterian
Assemblages
Hayonim Cave
Chronology
Dose
33 Citations

Paleolithic ornaments: Implications for cognition, demography and identity

Kuhn, S. L. & Stiner, M. C. May 2007 In : Diogenes. 54, 2, p. 40-48 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Beads
Palaeolithic
Demography
Cognition
Ornament
2006
66 Citations

Changes in the 'connectedness' and resilience of paleolithic societies in Mediterranean ecosystems

Stiner, M. C. & Kuhn, S. L. Oct 2006 In : Human Ecology. 34, 5, p. 693-712 20 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Ecosystem
Palaeolithic
Connectedness
Resilience
resilience
1 Citations

The pleistocene peopling of Anatolia: Evidence from Kaletepe Deresi

Slimak, L., Mouralis, D., Balkan-Ath, N., Binder, D. & Kuhn, S. L. Jun 2006 In : Near Eastern Archaeology. 69, 2, p. 51-60 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

153 Citations

What's a mother to do? The division of labor among Neandertals and modern humans in Eurasia

Kuhn, S. L. & Stiner, M. C. Dec 2006 In : Current Anthropology. 47, 6, p. 953-980 28 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Division of Labor
Eurasia
Modern Humans
Neandertals
division of labor
2005
58 Citations

Defining and measuring reduction in unifacial stone tools

Eren, M. I., Dominguez-Rodrigo, M., Kuhn, S. L., Adler, D. S., Le, I. & Bar-Yosef, O. Aug 2005 In : Journal of Archaeological Science. 32, 8, p. 1190-1201 12 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Chaîne Opératoire
Three-dimensional
Stone Tools
reconstruction
land use
2004
35 Citations

Evolutionary perspectives on technology and technological change

Kuhn, S. L. Dec 2004 In : World Archaeology. 36, 4, p. 561-570 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

9 Citations

New perspectives on the initial upper Paleolithic: The View from Üçaǧizli Cave, Turkey

Kuhn, S. L., Stiner, M. C. & Güleç, E. Jun 2 2004 The Early Upper Paleolithic beyond Western Europe. University of California Press, p. 113-128 16 p.

Research output: ResearchChapter

9 Citations

On the difficulty of the middle-upper Paleolithic transitions

Brantingham, P. J., Kuhn, S. L. & Kerry, K. W. Jun 2 2004 The Early Upper Paleolithic beyond Western Europe. University of California Press, p. 1-13 13 p.

Research output: ResearchChapter

1 Citations

Pardon the introduction: A preface to our papers

Kuhn, S. L., Schiffer, M. B. & Killick, D. Dec 2004 In : World Archaeology. 36, 4, p. 558-560 3 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle