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Peter Matthews

  • Associate Professor
  • National Museum of Ethnology
  • 0ReadersNumber of instances of Peter's publications in Mendeley libraries. Updated daily.
  • 10PublicationsNumber of items in Peter's My Publications folder on Mendeley.

Research interests

PacificAsiahistoryagricultureanimal domesticationplant domesticationprehistoryplant geneticsecologyethnobiologyethnobotanyarchaeobotanyarchaeologyanthropology

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Publications (5)

  • Identification of Benincasa hispida (wax gourd) from the Kana archaeological site, Western Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea

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  • Identification of Benincasa hispida (wax gourd) from the Kana archaeological site, Western Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea

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  • Taro planthoppers (Tarophagus spp.) in Australia and the origins of taro (Colocasia esculenta) in Oceania

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  • Field guide for wild-type taro, Colocasia esculenta (L.) Schott

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  • PLANT REMAINS FROM WATERLOGGED SITES IN THE ARAWE ISLANDS , WEST NEW BRITAIN PROVINCE , PAPUA NEW GUINEA : IMPLICATIONS FOR THE HISTORY OF PLANT USE AND DOMESTICATION

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    • Gosden C
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Professional experience

Associate Professor

National Museum of Ethnology

April 1996 - Present

Education history

PhD

Australian National University

April 1985 - March 1990(5 years)

BSc, MSc

Auckland University of Technology

March 1978 - April 1983(5 years)