Ronika Power

Associate Professor

20042020

Research output per year

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Research Outputs

2020

Placing and remembering the dead in late Neolithic Malta: bioarchaeological and spatial analysis of the Xagħra Circle Hypogeum, Gozo

Thompson, J. E., Parkinson, E. W., McLaughlin, T. R., Barratt, R. P., Power, R. K., Mercieca-Spiteri, B., Stoddart, S. & Malone, C., 28 Apr 2020, In : World Archaeology. 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2019

Becoming Osiris: restoration and elite emulation of a mummy from Late New Kingdom Egypt

Sowada, K., Power, R., Jacobsen, G., Murphy, T., Bertuch, F., Jenkinson, A., Carruthers, J. & Magnussen, J. S., 4 Jun 2019, (Submitted) In : Antiquity.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Human mobility and identity: variation, diet and migration in relation to the Garamantes of Fazzan

Power, R. K., Nikita, E., Mattingly, D. J., Mirazón Lahr, M. & O'Connell, T. C., 2019, Burials, migration and identity in the ancient Sahara and beyond. Gatto, M. C., Mattingly, D. J., Ray, N. & Sterry, M. (eds.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 134-161 28 p. (Trans-Saharan Archaeology; vol. 2).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Human skeletal material

Power, R. K. & Haour, A., 2019, Two thousand years in Dendi, Northern Benin: archaeology, history and memory. Haour, A. (ed.). Leiden ; Boston: Brill, p. 254-279 26 p. (Journal of African Archaeology Monograph Series; vol. 13).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Island questions: the chronology of the Brochtorff Circle at Xagħra, Gozo, and its significance for the Neolithic sequence on Malta

Malone, C., Cutajar, N., McLaughlin, T. R., Mercieca-Spiteri, B., Pace, A., Power, R. K., Stoddart, S., Sultana, S., Bronk Ramsey, C., Dunbar, E., Bayliss, A., Healy, F. & Whittle, A., Aug 2019, In : Archaeological and Anthropological Sciences. 11, 8, p. 4251-4306 56 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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1 Citation (Scopus)
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Proteomic characterisation of Ancient Egyptian skin, bones and textiles

Multari, D., Ravishankar, P., Lord, C., Fraser, J., Power, R. & Haynes, P. A., 2019, 18th Human Proteome Organization World Congress. Human Proteome Organisation (HUPO), 1 p. 34

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

2018

Child, infant and foetal burials in the Egyptian archaeological record: exploring cultural capacities from the Predynastic to Middle Kingdom Periods (ca. 4400-1650 BC)

Power, R., 2018, (Accepted/In press) Childhood in Antiquity: Perspectives and Experiences of Childhood in the Ancient Mediterranean. Beaumont, L., Dillon, M. & Harrington, N. (eds.). Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group, (Rewriting Antiquity).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Comparative study: X-ray and neutron CT on a mummified votive offering

Raymond, C., Bevitt, J., Tristant, Y., Power, R. K., Lanati, A., Davey, C. J., Magnussen, J. S. & Clark, S. M., 2018. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Death and Life in Neolithic Malta: Revisiting the Xaghra Hypogeum

Malone, C. (ed.), Stoddart, S. (ed.) & Power, R. (ed.), 2018, (In preparation) Cambridge: McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research, Cambridge.

Research output: Book/ReportEdited Book/Anthology

Identification of dermestid beetle modification on Neolithic Maltese human bone: implications for funerary practices at the Xemxija Tombs

Thompson, J. E., Martín-Vega, D., Buck, L. T., Power, R. K., Stoddart, S. & Malone, C., 2018, In : Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports. 22, p. 123-131 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The social implications of death in prehistoric Malta

Malone, C., McLaughlin, R., Mercieca-Spiteri, B., Parkinson, E., Power, R., Stock, J., Stoddart, S. & Thompson, J., 2018, Gathered in death: archaeological and ethnological perspectives on collective burial and social organisation. Schmitt, A., Déderix, S. & Crevecoeur, I. (eds.). Louvain: Presses Universitaires de Louvain (PUL), p. 125-140 16 p. (Aegis; vol. 14).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contribution

Who were the Nataruk people? Mandibular morphology among late Pleistocene and early Holocene fisher-forager populations of West Turkana (Kenya)

Mounier, A., Correia, M. A., Rivera, F., Crivellaro, F., Power, R., Jeffery, J., Wilshaw, A., Foley, R. A. & Mirazón Lahr, M., Aug 2018, In : Journal of Human Evolution. 121, p. 235-253 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)
2016

From refuse to rebirth: repositioning the pot burial in the Egyptian archaeological record

Power, R. K. & Tristant, Y., 1 Dec 2016, In : Antiquity. 90, 354, p. 1474-1488 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Inter-group violence among early Holocene hunter-gatherers of West Turkana, Kenya

Lahr, M. M., Rivera, F., Power, R. K., Mounier, A., Copsey, B., Crivellaro, F., Edung, J. E., Fernandez, J. M. M., Kiarie, C., Lawrence, J., Leakey, A., Mbua, E., Miller, H., Muigai, A., Mukhongo, D. M., Van Baelen, A., Wood, R., Schwenninger, J. L., Grün, R., Achyuthan, H. & 2 others, Wilshaw, A. & Foley, R. A., 20 Jan 2016, In : Nature. 529, 7586, p. 394-398 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

76 Citations (Scopus)

Mirazón Lahr et al. reply

Lahr, M. M., Rivera, F., Power, R. K., Mounier, A., Copsey, B., Crivellaro, F., Edung, J. E., Maillo Fernandez, J. M., Kiarie, C., Lawrence, J., Leakey, A., Mbua, E., Miller, H., Muigai, A., Mukhongo, D. M., Van Baelen, A., Wood, R., Schwenninger, J. L., Grün, R., Achyuthan, H. & 2 others, Wilshaw, A. & Foley, R. A., 23 Nov 2016, In : Nature. 539, 7630, p. E10-E11 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/opinion

1 Citation (Scopus)
2014

Strangers in a strange land: the ancient Egyptian mummies of Macquarie University

Tristant, Y., Magnussen, J., Ryan, E., Carruthers, J., Donovan, L., Fazzolari, A., Rochecouste, O. & Power, R., 2014, p. 38. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

2011
5 Citations (Scopus)

Differential infant and child mortality and morbidity in Late Anglo-Saxon England

Schutkowski, H. & Power, R., 2011, In : American Journal of Physical Anthropology. 144, Supplement 52, p. 267-267 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

Human remains from twelve years of excavation in Sidon, Lebanon

Ogden, A. R., Anderson, A., Hofbauer, H., Keefe, K., Mikulski, R., Power, R. & Schutkowski, H., 2011, In : Archaeology and history in the Lebanon. 34-35, p. 226-235 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2010

Differential infant and child mortality and morbidity in Late Anglo-Saxon England

Power, R. & Schutkowski, H., 2010, In : American Journal of Physical Anthropology. p. 192-192 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

2008

Stranger in a strange land [exhibition curatorship]

Power, R., 2008

Research output: Non-traditional research outputCuratorship