P. M. Michèle Daviau, Ph.D. (1990, University of Toronto) is retired Professor of Near Eastern Archaeology at Wilfrid Laurier University. She has directed and published three volumes on the excavations at Tall Jawa, Jordan (2002, 2003, 2010), and directs the Wadi ath-Thamad Project of excavation and survey in northern Moab.
James R. Battenfield, Ph.D. was Supervisor of the Madaba Plains Project Survey in 1989 and subsequently a team member of the Tall Jawa Project.
Susan Ellis, Ph.D was a team members of the Tall Jawa Project and director of ethnographic research.
Peter R. W. Popkin, Ph.D. (University College London) was a supervisor at Khirbat al-Mudayna (Thamad) and responsible for analysis of the faunal collections from Tall Jawa and Mudayna Thamad.
All interested in excavation, regional survey, experimental archaeology, faunal analysis, heritage preservation, and evidence for family life in the Iron Age, Early Roman and Ottoman periods.
Table of contents
List of Tables, Charts and Appendices
List of Illustrations
PART ONE: LANDSCAPE ARCHAEOLOGY
CHAPTER 1. The Site in its Surroundings, P. M. Michèle Daviau and James R. Battenfield
CHAPTER 2. Survey, Documentation and Excavation in Fields S and L, James R. Battenfield
CHAPTER 3. Survey, Documentation and Excavation in Field M, James R. Battenfield
CHAPTER 4. Excavations in Field M: Grape Treading Floor M2 and Cave M13, Jennifer L. Groves, James R. Battenfield and P. M. Michèle Daviau
CHAPTER 5. A Roman Period Tomb at Tall Jawa: Excavations in 1994 and 1995, James R. Battenfield, Martin Beckmann, P. M. Michèle Daviau and Margaret A. Judd
PART TWO: SPECIAL STUDIES
CHAPTER 6. Random Coins and Inscribed Objects, N. J. Johnson, with contributions by Robert Weir and P. M. Michèle Daviau
CHAPTER 7. Pottery and Objects from Various Periods, P. M. Michèle Daviau
PART THREE: ZOOARCHAEOLEOGY AND ETHNOARCHAEOLOGY
CHAPTER 8. Iron Age Animal Management at Tall Jawa, Peter R. W. Popkin
CHAPTER 9. Traditional Methods of Cooking: The Evidence from Ethnography and Experimental Archaeology, P. M. Michèle Daviau with contributions by Joanne K. Hasan and Laurie Cowell
Chapter 10 . Domestic Ottoman Architecture in Jordan, Susan Ellis
PART FOUR: The Tall Jawa Online Archive at http://downloads.wlu.ca/TallJawa5
The Lithic Database and Images, C. M. Foley, U. Liname and P. M. Michèle Daviau
The Faunal Database, Appendices and Images, P. R. W. Popkin
Database and Illustrations of the Survey and Ethnographic Studies, P. M. Michèle Daviau and Helen Moore
Tall Jawa over Time, P. M. Michèle Daviau