Harvey Weiss

Professor of Near Eastern Archaeology in Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations and Anthropology and Forestry & Environmental Studies

Publications (BETA)

This is a PARTIAL listing of recent publications, and it will continue to grow as we populate our publications database.


  • Book Chapter
    Weiss, H. “Megadrought, collapse, and resilience in late 3rd millennium BC Mesopotamia.” 2200 BC - a climatic breakdown as cause for the collapse of the Old World?. Ed. H. Meller, H. Arz, R. Jung, and R. Risch Halle/Saale: Landesmuseum fur Vorgeschichte, 2015. 37-57.
  • 2012

  • Journal Article
    Walker MJC, M Berkelhammer, … H Weiss. “Formal subdivision of the Holocene Series/Epoch: a Discussion Paper by a Working Group of INTIMATE (Integration of ice-core, marine and terrestrial records) and the Subcommission on Quaternary Stratigraphy (International Commission on Stratigraphy).” Journal of Quaternary Science 27.7 (2012): 649-659. DOI: 10.1002/jqs.2565