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Connecting Cultural Stability and Experience of Landscape: A Cognitive Approach in the Study of Tree Symbolism with Special Reference to Mesoamerica and Prehispanic Maya Culture, in "Past Minds: Studies in Cognitive Historiography", edited by Luther Martin and Jesper Sörensen. Equinox Press, London


Evolutionspsychologische und kognitionswissenschaftliche Grundlagen für eine "Anthropologie des Erinnerns". In: Frühsorge, Lars, Armin Hinz, Jessica N. Jacob, Annette I. Kern, Ulrich Wölfel (Hg.), Erinnerungsorte in Mesoamerika. Pp. 37-68. Aachen: Shaker


Die kognitionswissenschaftliche Erforschung von Religion. In: Zeitschrift für Ethnologie 135 (2010): 219-232


A Reading for the Xultun Toponymic Title as B'aax (Tuun) Witz 'Ajaw "Lord of the B’aax-(Stone) Hill". Mexicon 32(4):74-77 (with Elisabeth Wagner, Sebastian Matteo and Guido Krempel)


Maya Daykeeping: Three Calendars from Highland Guatemala. University of Colorado Press. 221 pages. Boulder: University Press of Colorado [Authors: Frauke Sachse, John M. Weeks and Christian Prager]


Notes on the Correlation of Maya and Gregorian Calendars. In: "Maya Daykeeping: Three Calendars from Highland Guatemala", F. Sachse, J. Week & C. Prager, pp. 176-184. Boulder: University Press of Colorado


[Rezension]: Lisa Lucero and Barbara W. Fash: Precolumbian Water Management, Ideology, Ritual and Power. Tucson 2006. Anthropological Notebooks 14: 127-128


A Late Classic Maya Bowl in the Basel Paper Mill. Mexicon 30: 97-98


An Unusual Variant of the Maya Hieroglyph CHAN "Guardian". Mexicon 30:102-104


Der Weg ins Jenseits: Tod bei den Maya. In: Inés de Castro (ed.), Maya - Könige aus dem Regenwald: Katalog zur Sonderausstellung; pp. 110-115. Hildesheim: Roemer- und Pelizaeus-Museum & Gebrüder Gerstenberg


Kampf um Ressourcen und Vormachtstellung: Krieg und Gefangennahme. In: Inés de Castro (ed.), Maya - Könige aus dem Regenwald: Katalog zur Sonderausstellung; pp. 116-125. Hildesheim: Roemer- und Pelizaeus-Museum & Gebrüder Gerstenberg


Petroglyph Found at the Classic Site of Pusilha, Belize. Mexicon 28: 45-46


[Rezension]: Gabrielle Vail & Anthony Aveni: The Madrid Codex: New Approaches to Understanding an Ancient Maya Manuscript. Boulder 2004. Anthropological Notebooks 12: 154-156


Interacción, migración y la emergencia de una ciudad maya: evidencia nueva de Pusilhá, Belice. Los Investigadores de Cultura Maya 14: 317-328. (with G. Braswell, S. Gibbs, and C. Bill)


[Rezension]: Vera Tiesler and Andrea Cucina. Janaab' Pakal of Palenque: Reconstructing the Life and Death of a Maya Ruler. Tucson 2006. Anthropological Notebooks 13: 82-84


The Kingdom of the Avocado: Recent Investigations at Pusilhá, a Classic Maya City of Southern Belize Anthropological Notebooks 11. (with G. Braswell, and C. Bill)


B'olon Yokte' K'uh: Maya Conceptions of War, Conflict, and the Underworld. In: Peter Eeckhout und Geneviève Le Fort (eds.), Wars and Conflicts in Prehispanic Mesoamerica and the Andes: Selected Proceedings of the Conference organized by the Société des Américanistes de Belgique with the Collaboration of Wayeb (European Association of Mayanists), Brussels: 16-17 November 2002; pp. 28-36. Oxford: John and Erica Hedges. (BAR International Series) (with M. Eberl)


Berthold Christoph Riese: Schriftenverzeichnis - Eine Zusammenstellung zum Anlass seines 60. Geburtstages am 30. März 2004; pp. 40. Unveröffentliches Manuskript


A Classic Maya Ceramic Vessel From the Calakmul Region in the Museum zu Allerheiligen, Schaffhausen, Switzerland. Human Mosaic 35: 31-40


The Rise of Secondary States in the South Eastern Periphery of the Maya World: A Report on Recent Archaeological and Epigraphic Research at Pusilha, Belize. Ancient Mesoamerica 15: 219-233. (with G. Braswell, C. Bill, S. Schwake, and J. Braswell)


Continuity and Change: Maya Religious Practices in Temporal Perspective. Markt Schwaben: Anton Saurwein. (Acta Mesoamericana, 14) (edited volume, with D. Grana Behrens, N. Grube, F. Sachse, S. Teufel, and E. Wagner)


The Month Name Wayeb': A Substitution Pattern. Bruxelles: Wayeb: European Association of Mayanists (Wayeb Notes, 6)


Zahlklassifikatoren in Hieroglyphen-Inschriften der klassischen Maya-Kultur: Beobachtung zu T87. Bruxelles: Wayeb: European Association of Mayanists (Wayeb Notes, 2)


Investigaciones recientes en Pusilha, Belice, XVI Simposio de Investigaciones Arqueologicas en Guatemala pp. 94-107. Guatemala: Instituto de Antropología y Etnología e Historia; Asociación Tikal, Guatemala (with S. Maguire, C. Bill, J. Braswell, G. Braswell)


Die Inschriften von Pusilha: Epigraphische Analyse und Rekonstruktion der Geschichte einer klassischen Maya-Stätte. [Unpubl. Master Thesis, Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität]


Enanismo y gibosidad: las personas afectadas y su identidad en la sociedad maya del tiempo prehispánico. In: Vera Tiesler (ed.), La organización social entre los mayas prehispánicos, coloniales y modernos. Memoria de la Tercera Mesa Redonda de Palenque; pp. 35-68. México, D.F.: INAH, UADY


Kommentare zum Beitrag über die Höhle von Naj Tunich von George Stuart, 1981. In: National Geographic Society (ed.), Die Grosse National Geographic Bibliothek: Die besten historischen Reportagen aus 100 Jahren Forschung und Entdeckung


An Inscribed Fragment in the "Museo Dr. José Gómez Panaco" at Balancan. Mexicon 23: 5-6


Die spanische Landnahme des Mayagebietes im 16. und 17. Jahrhundert. In: Nikolai Grube (ed.), Maya: Gottkönige im Regenwald; pp. 372-381. Köln: Könemann


Jaina: Die Inselnekropole. In: Nikolai Grube (ed.), Maya: Gottkönige im Regenwald; pp. 308-309. Köln: Könemann


Hofzwerge: Begleiter der Herrschenden und Boten der Unterwelt. In: Nikolai Grube (ed.), Maya: Gottkönige im Regenwald; pp. 278-279. Köln: Könemann


Übersicht der historischen Stätten. In: Nikolai Grube (ed.), Maya: Gottkönige im Regenwald; pp. 442-449. Köln: Könemann (with N. Grube)


A Fake Maya Bone. Mexicon 22: 5 (with M. Eberl)


[Rezension] Hoffmann / Schmidt: Die Bücher der Maya, Mixteken und Azteken. Tribus 48: 264-265


The Hieroglyphic Inscription of the "High Priest's Grave" at Chichén Itzá, Yucatán, Mexico. Mexicon 21: 61-66. (with D. Grana Behrens, and E. Wagner)


A Late Classic Maya Vessel From the Denver Art Museum. Mexicon 20: 89-91


A Classic Maya Polychrome Tripod Plate From the Museo Popol Vuh. Mexicon 20: 113-114. (with D. Reents Budet)


A Reconstruction of the Hieroglypic Text on Lintel 50 of Yaxchilan. In: Carolyn Jones und Tom Jones (eds.), U Mut Maya 6. Arcata: Carolyn & Tom Jones


La herencia de Otto Stoll en la Biblioteca Central de Zúrich, Suiza: una recopilación de sus manuscritos sobre América Central. Mexicon 19: 86-91


Notes on Maya Hieroglyphic Texts in the Codices: Part I. Yumtzilob 9: 29-44



Manuskripte in Vorbereitung und Vorträge (Auswahl)


Pusilha and Its Neighbours: Hieroglyphs and History - The Transition from the Early to Late Classic. Paper presented at the 73rd Annual Meeting of the Society for American Archaeology, Vancouver, Canada, March 2008 - PA LI EB'IL TZUL: RECENT ARCHAEOLOGICAL AND EPIGRAPHIC INVESTIGATIONS AT UXBENKA AND PUSILHA


Historical Implications of the Early Classic Hieroglyphic Text on the Step of Structure 10L-11-Sub-12 at Copan (CPN 3033) (with Elisabeth Wagner)


Remembering the Narrative: A Cognitive Approach in the Study of Tzotzil Oral Tradition. Paper Presented at the XIIth European Maya Conference, Geneva, December 6, 2007


The Affix Cluster T574:142 in Maya Writing. A Rare Case for Perfect Participle Marking in Maya Writing. Manuscript to be submitted for publication in Mexicon


Is T326 (Eclipse Hieroglyph) a Logograph for NA:M "hide, to go out of sight"? Paper presented to various fellow epigraphers. Publication version in preparation


Is T533 a Logograph for BO:K "Smell, Odour"? Paper presented to various fellow epigraphers. Publication version in preparation


A Study of the Classic Maya Hieroglyphic Inscriptions from Pusilha (Toledo District, Belize); 30 pp., Submitted in October 2003, to be published in Research Reports on Ancient Maya Writing, Washington, D.C. (Summary of Master Thesis)