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Hosfield, R. ORCID: (2022) Variations by degrees: Western European paleoenvironmental fluctuations across MIS 13–11. Journal of Human Evolution, 169. 103213. ISSN 0047-2484 doi:

Nicholson, S. L. ORCID:, Hosfield, R. ORCID:, Groucutt, H. S. ORCID:, Pike, A. W. G., Burns, S. J., Matter, A. and Fleitmann, D. (2022) A climatic evaluation of the southern dispersal route during MIS 5e. Quaternary Science Reviews, 279. 107378. ISSN 02773791 doi:

Nicholson, S., Jacobson, M. J., Hosfield, R. ORCID: and Fleitmann, D. (2021) The stalagmite record of Southern Arabia: climatic extremes, human evolution and societal development. Frontiers in Earth Science, 9. 749488. ISSN 2296-6463 doi:

Davis, R., Ashton, N., Hatch, M., Hosfield, R. ORCID: and Lewis, S. G. (2021) Lower and early middle Palaeolithic of southern Britain: the evidence from the River Test. Journal of Palaeolithic Archaeology, 4. 23. ISSN 2520-8217 doi:

Nicholson, S. L., Hosfield, R. ORCID:, Groucutt, H. S., Pike, A. W. G. and Fleitmann, D. (2021) Beyond arrows on a map: the dynamics of Homo sapiens dispersal and occupation of Arabia during Marine Isotope Stage 5. Journal of Anthropological Archaeology, 62. 101269. ISSN 0278-4165 doi:

Scott, R. V. and Hosfield, R. ORCID: (2021) Fire in the round: a holistic approach to the Lower Palaeolithic record. Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports, 37. 102938. ISSN 2352-409X doi:

Simmonds, M. ORCID:, Branch, N., Marshall, P., Hosfield, R. ORCID: and Black, S. ORCID: (2021) New insights into late Devensian late glacial and early Holocene environmental change: two high-resolution case studies from SE England. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology, 287. 104364. ISSN 0034-6667 doi:

Chu, W. and Hosfield, R. (2020) Lithic artifact assemblage transport and micro-wear modification in a fluvial setting: a radio frequency identification tag experiment. Geoarchaeology, 35 (4). pp. 591-608. ISSN 1520-6548 doi:

Nicholson, S. L., Pike, A. W. G., Hosfield, R., Roberts, N., Sahy, D., Woodhead, J., Cheng, H., Edwards, R. L., Affolter, S., Leuenberger, M., Burns, S. J., Matter, A. and Fleitmann, D. (2020) Pluvial periods in Southern Arabia over the last 1.1 million-years. Quaternary Science Reviews, 229. 106112. ISSN 0277-3791 doi:

Simmonds, M., Hosfield, R., Branch, N. and Black, S. (2019) From findspot to site: a spatial examination of the Mesolithic resource in Surrey. Surrey Archaeological Collections, 102. pp. 43-69. ISSN 0309-7803

Hosfield, R. and Cole, J. (2018) Early hominins in north-west Europe: a punctuated long chronology? Quaternary Science Reviews, 190. pp. 148-160. ISSN 0277-3791 doi:

Hosfield, R., Cole, J. and McNabb, J. (2018) Less of a bird’s song than a hard rock ensemble. Evolutionary Anthropology, 27 (1). pp. 9-20. ISSN 1520-6505 doi:

Hosfield, R. (2017) The Palaeolithic and Mesolithic Periods. Archaeological Journal, 174 (S1). pp. 10-11. ISSN 2373-2288 doi:

Davis, R. J., Hatch, M., Ashton, N., Hosfield, R. and Lewis, S. G. (2016) The Palaeolithic record of Warsash, Hampshire, UK: implications for late Lower and early Middle Palaeolithic occupation history of Southern Britain. Proceedings of the Geologists' Association, 127 (5). pp. 558-574. ISSN 0016-7878 doi:

Hosfield, R. (2016) Walking in a winter wonderland? Strategies for Early and Middle Pleistocene survival in mid-latitude Europe. Current Anthropology, 57 (5). pp. 653-682. ISSN 0011-3204 doi:

Chu, W., Thompson, C. and Hosfield, R. (2015) Micro-abrasion of flint artefacts by mobile sediments: a taphonomic approach. Archaeological and Anthropological Sciences, 7 (1). pp. 3-11. ISSN 1866-9565 doi:

Hosfield, R., White, K. and Drake, N. (2015) Middle Stone Age and Early Holocene archaeology in Central Sudan: the Wadi Muqadam geoarchaeological survey. Sudan & Nubia, 19. pp. 16-29. ISSN 1369-5770

Hosfield, R. (2013) Flake tools and handaxes at High Lodge: patterns in size and shape? Lithics: Journal of the Lithic Studies Society, 34. pp. 23-33. ISSN 0262-7817

McNabb, J., Hosfield, R., Dearling, K., Barker, D., Strutt, K., Cole, J., Bates, M. and Toms, P. (2012) Recent work at the Lower Palaeolithic site of Corfe Mullen, Dorset, England. Proceedings of the Prehistoric Society, 78. pp. 35-50. ISSN 0079-797X doi:

Hosfield, R. (2011) The British Lower Palaeolithic of the early Middle Pleistocene. Quaternary Science Reviews, 30 (11-12). pp. 1486-1510. ISSN 0277-3791 doi:

Ashton, N. and Hosfield, R. (2010) Mapping the human record in the British early Palaeolithic: evidence from the Solent River system. Journal of Quaternary Science, 25 (5). pp. 737-753. ISSN 0267-8179 doi:

Brown, A. G., Basell, L. S., Toms, P. S., Bennett, J. A., Hosfield, R. T. and Scrivener, R. C. (2010) Later Pleistocene evolution of the Exe valley: a chronostratigraphic model of terrace formation and its implications for Palaeolithic archaeology. Quaternary Science Reviews, 29 (7-8). pp. 897-912. ISSN 0277-3791 doi:

Hosfield, R. and Chambers, J. C. (2009) Genuine diversity? The Broom biface assemblage. Proceedings of the Prehistoric Society, 75. pp. 65-100. ISSN 0079-497X

McNabb, J. and Hosfield, R. T. (2009) Re-investigations of Lower Palaeolithic archaeology and deposits at Corfe Mullen. Proceedings of the Dorset Natural History and Archaeological Society, 130. pp. 195-198. ISSN 0070 7112

Hosfield, R. T. (2009) The unsung heroes. Lithics, 30. pp. 185-200. ISSN 0262-7817

Machin, A. J., Hosfield, R. T. and Mithen, S. J. (2007) Why are some handaxes symmetrical? Testing the influence of handaxe morphology on butchery effectiveness. Journal of Archaeological Science, 34 (6). pp. 883-893. ISSN 0305-4403 doi:

Hosfield, R. (2007) Terrestrial implications for the maritime geoarchaeological resource: A view from the Lower Palaeolithic. Journal of Maritime Archaeology, 2 (1). pp. 4-23. ISSN 1557-2285 doi:

Hosfield, R. T., Brown, A. G., Basell, L. S. and Hounsell, S. (2006) Beyond the caves: the Palaeolithic rivers of south-west Britain. Geoscience in South West England, 11 (3). pp. 183-190. ISSN 0566-3954

Hosfield, R.T., Brown, A.G., Basell, L. and Hounsell, S. (2005) The Palaeolithic rivers of south-west Britain. PAST: The Newsletter of the Prehistoric Society, 51. pp. 12-14.

Hosfield, R. T. and Chambers, J. C. (2005) Pleistocene geochronologies for fluvial sedimentary sequences: an archaeologist's perspective. Journal of Quaternary Science, 20 (3). pp. 285-296. ISSN 0267-8179 doi:

Machin, A.J., Hosfield, R.T. and Mithen, S.J. (2005) Testing the functional utility of handaxe symmetry: fallow deer butchery with replica handaxes. Lithics: the Journal of the Lithic Studies Society, 26. pp. 23-37.

Hosfield, R.T. and Chambers, J.C. (2004) Experimental archaeology on the Afon Ystwyth, Wales, UK. Antiquity, 78 (299). ISSN 0003-598X

Hosfield, R.T. and Chambers, J.C. (2003) Flake modifications during fluvial transportation: three cautionary tales. Lithics, 24. pp. 57-65.

Book or Report Section

Wenban-Smith, F., Hardaker, T., Hosfield, R., Loader, R., Silva, B., Wilkinson, K., Bridgland, D. and Cramp, K. (2014) The Lower/Middle Palaeolithic resource assessment. In: Hey, G. and Hind, J. (eds.) Solent-Thames: Research Framework for the Historic Environment: Resource Assessments and Research Agendas. Oxford Wessex monograph (6). Oxford Archaeology, Oxford, pp. 21-51. ISBN 9780957467217

Wenban-Smith, F., Hardaker, T., Hosfield, R., Loader, R., Silva, B. and Wilkinson, K. (2014) The Lower/Middle Palaeolithic: research agenda. In: Hey, G. and Hind, J. (eds.) Solent-Thames: Research Framework for the Historic Environment: Resource Assessments and Research Agendas. Oxford Wessex monograph (6). Oxford Archaeology, Oxford, pp. 53-59. ISBN 9780957467217

Hosfield, R. T. (2011) Rolling stones: understanding river-rolled Paleolithic artifact assemblages. In: Brown, A. G., Basell, L. S. and Butzer, K. W. (eds.) Geoarchaeology, Climate Change, and Sustainability. Special Papers (476). Geological Society of America, Boulder, pp. 37-52. ISBN 9780813724768 doi:

Basell, L. S., Brown, A. G., Hosfield, R. T. and Toms, P. S. (2011) The geoarchaeology of Palaeolithic rivers of South-west Britain. In: Brown, A. G., Basell, L. S. and Butzer, K. W. (eds.) Geoarchaeology, Climate Change, and Sustainability. Special Papers (476). Geological Society of America, Boulder, pp. 23-36. ISBN 9780813724768 doi:

Hosfield, R. (2011) New sites, new techniques, new understandings: 50 years of Palaeolithic-Mesolithic research in Wessex. In: Whimster, R. (ed.) The New antiquarians: 50 years of archaeological innovations in Wessex. Research Report (166). Council for Britsih Archaeology, York, pp. 15-31. ISBN 9781902771854

Ashton, N., Lewis, S. and Hosfield, R. (2011) Mapping the human record: population change in Britain during the Early Palaeolithic. In: Ashton, N., Lewis, S. and Stringer, C. (eds.) The Ancient Human Occupation of Britain. Elsevier, Amsterdam, pp. 39-51. ISBN 9780444535979

Hosfield, R., Green, C. , Toms, P., Scourse, J., Scaife, R. and Chambers, J. (2011) The Middle Pleistocene deposits and archaeology at Broom. In: Basell, L. S., Brown, A.G. and Toms, P. (eds.) The Quaternary of the Exe Valley and adjoining areas. Field Guides. Quaternary Research Association, London, pp. 103-127.

Hosfield, R. T. (2009) Modes of transmission and material culture patterns in craft skills. In: Shennan, S. (ed.) Pattern and Process in Cultural Evolution. Origins of Human Behavior and Culture, 2. University of California Press, Berkeley, pp. 45-60. ISBN 9780520255999

Hosfield, R. T., Wenban-Smith, F. F. and Grant, M. J. (2009) Palaeolithic and Mesolithic archaeology of the Solent Basin and western Sussex region: an overview. In: Briant, R., Bates, M., Hosfield, R. T. and Wenban-Smith, F.F. (eds.) The Quaternary of the Solent Basin and West Sussex Raised Beaches. Field Guides. Quaternary Research Association, London, pp. 42-59.

Hosfield, R.T., Straker, V., Gardiner, P., Brown, A.G., Davies, P., Fyfe, R., Jones, J. and Tinsley, H. (2008) Palaeolithic and Mesolithic. In: Webster, C.J. (ed.) The Archaeology of South West England. South West Archaeological Research Framework: Resource Assessment and ResearchAgenda. Somerset County Council, Taunton, pp. 23-62. ISBN 978-0-86183-392-4

Hosfield, R.T. (2008) Stability or flexibility? Handaxes and hominins in the Lower Palaeolithic. In: Papagianni, D., Maschner, H. and Layton, R. (eds.) Time and Change: Archaeological and Anthropological Perspectives on the Long Term. Oxbow Books, Oxford, pp. 15-36. ISBN 9781842173206

Hosfield, R.T. (2005) Individuals among palimpsest data: fluvial landscapes in Southern England. In: Gamble, C.S. and Porr, M. (eds.) The Individual Hominid in Context: archaeological investigations of Lower and Middle Palaeolithic landscapes, locales and artefacts. Routledge (Taylor & Francis), Abingdon, pp. 220-243.

Hosfield, R.T. and Chambers, J.C. (2005) River gravels and flakes: new experiments in site formation, stone tool transportation and transformation. In: Fansa, M. (ed.) Experimentelle Archäologie in Europa, Bilanz 2004. Isensee Verlag, Oldenburg, pp. 57-74.


Toms, P.S., Brown, A.G., Basell, L.S. and Hosfield, R.T., (2008) Palaeolithic Rivers of South-West Britain: Optically Stimulated Luminescence Dating of Residual Deposits of the Proto-Axe, Exe, Otter, and Doniford. Research Department Report Series No. 2-2008. English Heritage, London.

Toms, P., Hosfield, R.T., Chambers, J.C., Green, C.P. and Marshall, P., (2005) Optical dating of the Broom Palaeolithic sites, Devon & Dorset. Centre for Archaeology Report 16/2005. English Heritage, London.


Hosfield, R. (2020) The earliest Europeans – a year in the life: seasonal survival strategies in the Lower Palaeolithic. Oxbow Books, Oxford, pp416. ISBN 9781785707612

Coward, F., Hosfield, R., Pope, M. and Wenban-Smith, F., eds. (2015) Settlement, society and cognition in human evolution: landscapes in mind. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge. ISBN 9781107026889

Hosfield, R. and Green, C. P., eds. (2013) Quaternary history and palaeolithic archaeology in the Axe Valley at Broom, South West England. Oxbow, Oxford. ISBN 9781842175200

Hosfield, R. T., Wenban-Smith, F. F. and Pope, M.I., eds. (2009) Great prehistorians: 150 years of palaeolithic research, 1859-2009. Lithics Special Volume, 30. Lithic Studies Society, London, pp222.

Web Resource

Hosfield, R. ORCID:, Green, C. P., Batchelor, R. ORCID: and Fluck, H. L., (2023) Curating the Palaeolithic. Historic England

Brown, A.G., Hosfield, R.T., Basell, L.S., Toms, P., Hounsell, S. and Young, R., (2008) The Palaeolithic Rivers of Southwest Britain. ADS, York.

Hosfield, R., Chambers, J. C. and Toms, P., (2007) The Archaeological Potential of Secondary Contexts (ALSF Project Number 3361). ADS, York.

Machin, A.J., Hosfield, R.T. and Mithen, S.J., (2006) Quantifying the Functional Utility of Handaxe Symmetry: an experimental butchery approach. ADS, York.

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