archaeology especially in first millennium BC and early first
millennium AD. Focusing on social and economic dynamics and the
relationships between the Mediterranean world and 'barbarian' Europe.
Current work is on
Atlantic trade systems, cultural interaction and state formation in
Southern Iberia and social hierarchies in Central Southern Britain. In
addition to a number of site-specific monographs (including Porchester
Castle, Bath, Fishbourne, Danebury etc).
Edited volumes including:
- Iron Age Britain (2004)
The Extraordinary Journey of Pytheas the Greek (2001)
Science and Stonehenge (1997)
Social Complexity and the Development of towns in Iberia (1995), (with C. Renfrew)
Prehistoric Europe (1994:1997), (with S. Keay)