Selected Publications


Cullen, H. M., P.B. deMenocal, S. Hemming, G. Hemming, F. H. Brown, T. Guilderson, F. Sirocko


Climate change and the collapse of the Akkadian empire: Evidence from the deep sea.

Geology, 28: 379-382.

Ristvet, Lauren and Harvey Weiss


Imperial responses to environmental dynamics at the late Third Millennium Tell Leilan.

Orient Express, 4:94-99.

Weiss, Harvey


Beyond the younger Dryas:

Collapse as adaptation to abrupt climate change in ancient West Asia and the Eastern Mediterranean. In Environmental disaster and the archaeology of human response, Edited by Garth Bawden and Richard Martin Reycraft. Maxwell Museum of Anthropology, Anthropological Papers, No. 7: 75-95.