Museum Collections

Research Output 2005 2019

  • 98 Citations
  • 16 Article
  • 10 Chapter
  • 2 Book/Film/Article review
  • 1 Letter
2019

Beakers and bodies in north-east Scotland: a regional and contextual study

Curtis, N. & Wilkin, N., Mar 2019, The Beaker People: Isotopes, Mobility and Diet in Prehistoric Britain. Parker Pearson, M., Sheridan, A., Jay, M., Chamberlain, A., Richards, M. & Evans, J. (eds.). Oxbow Books, (Prehistoric Society Research Papers; vol. 7).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

isotope
diet
project

Material culture, museums and the creations of multiple meanings

Curtis, N., 2019, (Accepted/In press) Oxford Handbook of History and Material Culture. Oxford Handbooks

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Citation (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Megalithic tombs in western and northern Neolithic Europe were linked to a kindred society

Sanchez-Quinto, F., Malmström, H., Fraser, M., Girdland-Flink, L., Svensson, E. M., Simoes, L., George, R., Hollfelder, N., Burenhult, G., Noble, G., Britton, K., Talamo, S., Curtis, N., Brzobohata, H., Sumberova, R., Götherström, A., Storå, J. & Jakobsson, M., 2019, In : PNAS. 116, 19, p. 9469-9474 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Agriculture
Burial
Y Chromosome
Haplotypes
Genome

Shaping heritage in the landscape amongst communities past and present

Vergunst, J., Curtis, E., Curtis, N., Oliver, J. & Shepherd, C., 1 Jan 2019, Heritage as Community Research. Graham, H. & Vergunst, J. (eds.). Bristol: Policy Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2018

Celebrating the end of Scottish history? National identity and the Scottish Historical Exhibition, Glasgow, 1911

Curtis, N. G. W., 2018, Roots of Nationhood: The Archaeology and History of Scotland. Campbell, L., Wright, D. & Hall, N. A. (eds.). Oxford: Archaeopress, 15

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2017
6 Downloads (Pure)

Reconstructing diet at the Neolithic stalled cairn of the Knowe of Rowiegar, Rousay, Orkney, using stable isotope analysis

Gigleux, C., Richards, M. P., Curtis, N., Hutchison, M. & Britton, K., Jun 2017, In : Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports. 13, p. 272-280 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
animal
habits
inclusion
Diet
Orkney
2016
22 Citations (Scopus)

Beaker people in Britain: Migration, mobility and diet

Parker Pearson, M., Chamberlain, A., Jay, M., Richards, M., Sheridan, A., Curtis, N., Evans, J., Gibson, A., Hutchison, M., Mahoney, P., Marshall, P., Montgomery, J., Needham, S., O'Mahoney, S., Pellegrini, M. & Wilkin, N., Jun 2016, In : Antiquity. 90, 351, p. 620-637 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

migration
prehistory
childhood
immigrant
death

Five minutes: a methodology

Collinson, L. A., 2016, True North: From Documentation to Re-Writing History. Vermehren, A. I. (ed.). Helmsdale: Timespan/Helmsdale Heritage and Arts Society, p. 56-58 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Medieval Nordic sources: a short artists' guide

Collinson, L. A., 2016, True North: From Documentation to Re-Writing History. Vermehren, A. I. (ed.). Helmsdale: Timespan/Helmsdale Heritage and Arts Society, p. 20-23 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The Lewis Chessmen: New Perspectives

Collinson, L., Caldwell, D. (ed.) & Hall, M. A. (ed.), 2 Jul 2016, In : Archaeological Journal. 173, 2, p. 380 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

6 Citations (Scopus)

The Thing about Replicas: Why Historic Replicas Matter

Foster, S. M. & Curtis, N. G. W., 2016, In : European Journal of Archaeology. 19, 1, p. 122-148 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cultural heritage
authenticity
museum
social network
nineteenth century
2015

Collections, Collaboration and Communities: an introduction

Curtis, N., Mar 2015, In : Journal of Museum Ethnography. 28, p. 3-10 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Placing the North

Oliver, J. & Curtis, N., Sep 2015, In : Historical Archaeology. 49, 3, p. 7-20 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
history
History
Appetite
Contingent
Contests
7 Citations (Scopus)

Taxonomic recommendations for Western Palaearctic birds: 10th report

Sangster, G., Collinson, J. M., Crochet, P-A., Kirwan, G. M., Knox, A. G., Parkin, D. T. & Votier, S. C., Jan 2015, In : Ibis. 157, 1, p. 193-200 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The place of history, literature and politics in the 1911 Scottish Exhibition

Curtis, N. G. W., 2015, In : Scottish Literary Review. 7, 1, p. 43-74 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

History of Literature
Scottish History
Scotland
History
Glasgow
2014
Open Access
museum
university
coproduction
university teaching
alumni

The first egg of Jerdon's courser Rhinoptilus bitorquatus and a review of the early records of this species

Knox, A. G., Apr 2014, In : Archives of Natural History. 41, 1, p. 75-93 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

‘A Welcome and Important Part of their Role’: The impact of repatriation on museums in Scotland

Curtis, N., 10 Sep 2014, Museums and Restitution: New Practices, New Approaches. Tythacott, L. & Arvanitis, K. (eds.). London: Ashgate Publishing Ltd., p. 85-104 21 p. 6

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2013
9 Citations (Scopus)

Taxonomic recommendations for Western Palearctic birds: Ninth report

Sangster, G., Collinson, J. M., Crochet, P. A., Knox, A. G., Parkin, D. T. & Votier, S. C., Oct 2013, In : Ibis. 155, 4, p. 898-907 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2012

Public Engagement, Research and Teaching: The Shared Aims of the University of Aberdeen and its Museums

Curtis, N. G. W., 2012, A Handbook for Academic Museums: Beyond Exhibitions and Education. Jandl, SS. & Gold, MS. (eds.). Museums etc., p. 43-68 25 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

46 Citations (Scopus)

Taxonomic recommendations for British birds: Eighth report

Sangster, G., Collinson, J. M., Crochet, P. A., Knox, A. G., Parkin, D. T. & Votier, S. C., Oct 2012, In : Ibis. 154, 4, p. 874-883 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

committees
bird
birds
decision
recommendation

The Regionality of Beakers and Bodies in the Chalcolithic of North-East Scotland

Curtis, N. G. W. & Wilkin, N., 2012, Is there a British Chalcolithic? : People, place and polity in the later 3rd millennium. Allen, MJ., Gardiner, J. & Sheridan, A. (eds.). Oxford: The Prehistoric Society & Oxbow Books, p. 237-256 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2010
6 Citations (Scopus)

Repatriation from Scottish museums: learning from NAGPRA

Curtis, N. G. W., 2010, In : Museum Anthropology. 33, 2, p. 234-248 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Downloads (Pure)

Review of 'What are archives? Cultural and theoretical perspectives: a reader'

Curtis, N., 2010, In : Journal of the Society of Archivists. 31, 1, p. 76-78 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

Open Access
File
2009

In search of Daisy Hamilton

Knox, A., Nov 2009, Leopard Magazine, 360, p. 23-25.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Marked for life

Knox, A., Aug 2009, Leopard Magazine, 357, p. 28-33.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

2007

North America in Aberdeen: the collections of Marischal Museum, University of Aberdeen

Curtis, N. G. W., Dec 2007, Material Histories : Proceedings of a Workshop Held at Marischal Museum, University of Aberdeen, 26-27 April 2007. Brown, A. K. (ed.). Aberdeen, United Kingdom: University of Aberdeen, p. 69-75 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Bronze Age
Sword
Artifact
Aberdeen
X-radiography
2005

'A continuous process of reinterpretation': the challenge of the universal and rational museum

Curtis, N. G. W., 2005, In : Public Archaeology. 4, 1, p. 50-56 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter