Background and activities

Scientific, academic and artistic work

A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database

Journal publications

Books

  • Persson, Per; Riede, Felix; Skar, Birgitte; Breivik, Heidi Mjelva; Jonsson, Leif. (2017) The Ecology of Early Settlement in Northern Europe. Conditions for Subsistence and Survival. The Early Settlement of Northern Europe, Volume 1. Equinox Publishing. 2017. ISBN 9781781796030.
  • Bjerck, Hein Bjartmann; Breivik, Heidi Mjelva; Fretheim, Silje Elisabeth; Piana, Ernesto; Skar, Birgitte; Tivoli, Angélica M.; Zangrando, Atilio Francisco. (2016) Marine Ventures - Archaeological perspectives on Human-Sea relations. Equinox Publishing. 2016. ISBN 9781781791363.
  • Skar, Birgitte; Flemming, Nic; Cagatay, Namic; Galanidou, Nena; Jöns, Hauke; Chiocci, Francesco Latino; Lericolais, Gilles; Missian, Tina; Moore, Fionnbarr; Rosentau, Alar; Sakellariou, Dimitris; Stevenson, Alan; Weerts, Henk. (2014) Land beneath the Waves- Submerged landscapes and sea Level change. A joint geoscience-humanities strategy for European Continental Shelf Prehistoric Research. 2014. ISBN 978-94-920430-3-0. European Marine Board Position Paper (21).

Part of book/report

  • Skar, Birgitte; Breivik, Heidi Mjelva. (2017) Environment and adaptation of forager pioneers in the North-western regions of Europe. The Ecology of Early Settlement in Northern Europe. Conditions for Subsistence and Survival. The Early Settlement of Northern Europe, Volume 1.
  • Skar, Birgitte; Lidén, Kerstin; Eriksson, Gunilla; Sellevold, Berit J.. (2016) A Submerged Mesolithic Grave Site reveals Remains of the First Norwegian seal Hunters. Marine Ventures - Archaeological perspectives on Human-Sea relations..
  • Skar, Birgitte. (2012) Vega - verdensarv og verdiskapning,visjon og virkelighet?. Kulturarv, kulturminner og kulturmiljøer. Presentasjoner fra NIKUs strategiske instituttprogrammer 2006-2010.
  • Skar, Birgitte; Nymoen, Pål. (2011) The Unappreciated Cultural Landscape: indications of submerged Mesolithic settlement along the Norwegian southern coast. Submerged Prehistory.
  • Daugstad, Karoline; Rønningen, Katrina; Skar, Birgitte. (2006) Jordbruket sett fra nasjonale og internasjonale premissgivere. En analyse av "kulturarv", "aktivt jordbruk" og "verdiskaping". Jordbrukets rolle som kulturbærer.
  • Daugstad, Karoline; Rønningen, Katrina; Skar, Birgitte. (2005) Lessons learned, recommendations. Agriculture's role as an upholder of cultural heritage. Report from a workshop.
  • Daugstad, Karoline; Rønningen, Katrina; Skar, Birgitte. (2005) The cultural heritage of agriculture. Agriculture's role as an upholder of cultural heritage. Report from a workshop.
  • Guttormsen, Torgrim Sneve; Skar, Birgitte. (2005) Vi skaper landskapet i vårt bilde. Kulturminner - en ressurs i tiden.
  • Fry, Gary; Jerpåsen, G.; Skar, Birgitte. (2003) Prediction models for cultural heritage conservation and forest planning. Scandinavian archaeological practice - in theory. Proceedings from the 6th Nordic TAG Conference.

Report/dissertation

  • Skar, Birgitte. (2017) A chaine operatoire analysis of the early Mesolithic site Mohalsen-I, Vega. 2017.