Publications

2017

Alexaki, I. (2017). "Modelling ancient Gerasa in three dimensions", in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: from the Urban Periphery, Aarhus, 47-52.

Alexaki, I. (2017). "Det antikke Gerasa - modelleret i 3D", in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: fra den Urbane Periferi, Aarhus, 47-52.

Bangsgaard, P., Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2017). "Animal bones from the North-West Quarter", in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: From the Urban Periphery. Aarhus, 107–114.

Bangsgaard, P., Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2017). "Dyreknogler fra Nordvest-kvarteret", in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: fra den Urbane Periferi, Aarhus, 107-114.   

Barfod, G. (2017). ""Recycling, reuse and reduce": glass in ancient Gerasa", in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: From the Urban Periphery. Aarhus, 115-120.

Barfod, G. H. (2017). "Genbrug af glas i det antikke Gerasa", in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: fra den Urbane Periferi, Aarhus, 115-120.   

Csitneki, D. (2017). "Jerash Bowls: fine tableware from Jerash", in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: from the Urban Periphery, Aarhus, 99-106.

Csitneki, D. (2017). "Jerash-skåle: fornemt service fra antikkens Gerasa", in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: fra den Urbane Periferi, Aarhus, 99-106.

Egelund, L. & Pedersen, M. N. (2017). "A day on the dig", in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: from the Urban Periphery, Aarhus, 21-26.

Egelund, L. & Pedersen, M. N. (2017). "En dag i felten", in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: fra den Urbane Periferi, Aarhus, 21-26.   

Kalaitzoglou, G. (2017). "Excavating Jerash: archaeological aims, methods and techniques", in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: from the Urban Periphery, Aarhus, 33-40.

Kalaitzoglou, G. (2017). "Udgravning af Jerash: arkæologiske målsætninger, metoder og teknikker", in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: fra den Urbane Periferi, Aarhus, 33-40.

Kalaitzoglou, G., Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2014). "The Danish-German Jarash North-West Quarter Project 2013: Preliminary Field Report", in: Department of Antiquities, Annual of the Department of Antiquities of Jordan 58, Amman, 11-37.  

Kalaitzoglou, G., Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2014). "Ausgrabungen im Nordwestvirtel von Gerasa (Jordanien)", in: Jahresbericht des Instituts für Archäologische Wissenschaften für das Akademische Jahr 2015-2016, Bochum, 85-90.

Kristensen, S. B. (2017). "Cooking up culture: production traditions in Late Roman-Byzantine locally produced cooking ware", in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: from the Urban Periphery, Aarhus, 75-82.

Kristensen, S. B. (2017). "Kultur i køkkenet: traditionelle produktionsteknikker for lokalt køkkentøj fra senromersk-byzantinsk tid", in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: fra den Urbane Periferi, Aarhus, 75-82.

Kristiansen, S. M., Holdridge, G. A. & Simpson, I. A. (2017). "Reading the book of nature in Jerash: the soil archives", in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: From the Urban Periphery. Aarhus, 53-58.

Kristiansen, S. M., Holdridge, G. A. & Simpson, I. (2017). "Et kapitel om Jerash fra naturens store bog: jordbunden som arkiv", in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: fra den Urbane Periferi, Aarhus, 53-58.   

Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.) (2017). Gerasa/Jerash: from the Urban Periphery, Aarhus.

Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.) (2017). Gerasa/Jerash: fra den Urbane Periferi, Aarhus.  

Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2017). “Editors' preface”, in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: from the Urban Periphery, Aarhus, 3.   

Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2017). “Redaktørenes forord”, in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: fra den Urbane Periferi, Aarhus, 3. 

Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2017). "Urban archaeology and the understanding of the past: Antiochia on the Chrysorrhoas, also called Gerasa", in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: from the Urban Periphery, Aarhus, 9-20.

Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2017). "Urban arkæologi og et blik ind i fortiden: Antiochia-ved-Chrysorrhoas-også-kaldet-Gerasa", in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: fra den Urbane Periferi, Aarhus, 9-20.  

Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2017). "Water management in the North-West Quarter of Gerasa/Jerash", in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: from the Urban Periphery, Aarhus, 121-130.

Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2017). "Vandforvaltning i Nordvest-kvarteret i Jerash", in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: fra den Urbane Periferi, Aarhus, 121-130.   

Lichtenberger, A., Raja, R. & Sørensen, A. H. (2014). "The Danish-German Jarash Northwest Quarter Project 2013 Preliminary Registration Report", in: Department of Antiquities, Annual of the Department of Antiquities of Jordan 58, Amman, 39-103.   

Lichtenberger, A., Raja, R., Eger, C., Kalaitzoglou, G. & Højen Sørensen, A. (2017). "A newly excavated private house in Jerash. Reconsidering aspects of continuity and change in material culture from the Late Antiquity to the early Islamic period", Antiquité Tardive 24, 317-359.   

Mortensen, E. (2017). "Archive archaeology: rediscovering Jerash in the digital archives", in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: from the Urban Periphery, Aarhus, 27-32.

Mortensen, E. (2017). "Arkæologi i arkiverne: den digitale genopdagelse af Jerash", in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: fra den Urbane Periferi, Aarhus, 27-32.   

Möller, H. (2017). "Ceramics in context: interpreting life through pottery", in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: from the Urban Periphery, Aarhus, 59-66.

Möller, H. (2017). "Keramik i kontekst: fortolkning af liv gennem keramik", in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: fra den Urbane Periferi, Aarhus, 59-66.   

Peterson, A. (2017). "Medieval pottery from Jerash: the Middle Islamic settlement", in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: from the Urban Periphery, Aarhus, 67-74.

Peterson, A. (2017). "Middelalderkeramik fra Jerash: den mellemislamiske bosættelse", in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: fra den Urbane Periferi, Aarhus, 67-74.   

Raja, R. (2017). "Zeus Olympios, Hadrian and the Jews of Antiochia-on-the-Chrysorrhoas-formerly-called-Gerasa", in: Minchin, E. & Wade, J. (eds.), Festschrift for Graeme Clarke. Studies in Mediterranean Archaeology, Uppsala: Astrom Editions Ltd., 171-185.  

Stott, D. & Kristiansen, S. M. (2017). "Mapping ancient Gerasa with remote sensing", in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: from the Urban Periphery, Aarhus, 41-46.

Stott, D. & Kristiansen, S. M. (2017). "Oldtidens Gerasa kortlagt fra luften", in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: fra den Urbane Periferi, Aarhus, 41-46.   

Thomsen, K. (2017). "Gerasa: mortar matters", in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: from the Urban Periphery, Aarhus, 83-88.

Thomsen, K. (2017). "Mørtelstudier i Gerasa", in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: fra den Urbane Periferi, Aarhus, 83-88.   

Wootton, W. (2017). "Mosaics from the North-West Quarter of Jerash", in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: from the Urban Periphery, Aarhus, 89-98.

Wootton, W. T. (2017). "Mosaikker fra Nordvest-kvarteret i Jerash", in: Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (eds.), Gerasa/Jerash: fra den Urbane Periferi, Aarhus, 89-98.

2016

Haensch, R., Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2016). "Christen, Juden und Soldaten im Gerasa des 6. Jahrhunderts", Chiron 46, 177-204.

Kalaitzoglou, G., Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2016). "Ausgrabungen im Nordwestviertel von Gerasa (Jordanien)", in: Berns, C., Müller-Kissing, M. & Stöllner, T. (eds.), Jahresbericht des Instituts für Archäologische Wissenschaften für das akademische Jahr 2014-2015, Bochum, 89-94.  

Larsen, J.M., Lichtenberger, A., Raja, R. & Gordon, R.L. (2016). "An Umayyad period magical amulet from a domestic context in Jerash, Jordan", Syria 93, 369-386.  

Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2016). "Living with and on the river-side. The example of Roman Antiochia-on-the-Chrysorrhoas-formerly-called-Gerasa", in: Madsen, J. K., Andersen, N. O. & Thuesen, I. (eds.), Water of Life. Festschrift for Peder Mortensen. Proceedings of the Danish Institute in Damascus 11, Copenhagen, 98-117.

Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2016). "The Danish-German North-West Quarter Project at Jarash: Results from the 2011-2013 Seasons", in: Department of Antiquities, Studies in the history and archaeology of Jordan XII: Transparent Borders 7, Amman, 173-188. 

Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2016). "Byzantine and Umayyad Gerasa. Results and findings from the Danish-German Jerash Northwest Quarter Project", Abstract from Conspicuous productions: Gerasa’s pottery finds from Byzantine to Umayyad times in Context, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Danmark, 12 October 2016.

2015

Barfod, G.H., Larsen, J.M., Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2015). "Revealing text in a complexly rolled silver scroll from Jerash with computed tomography and advanced imaging software", Nature Scientific Reports 5 (Article number: 17765), 1-10.

Kalaitzoglou, G., Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2015). “Ausgrabungen im Nordwestviertel von Gerasa”, in: Berns, C., Müller-Kissing, M. & Stöllner, T. (eds.), Jahresbericht des Instituts für Archäologische Wissenschaften für das Akademische Jahr 2013-2014, Bochum, 71-75. 

Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2015). "An architectural block with altar-iconography from the North-west Quarter of Jerash", Levant 47:1, 112-130.

Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2015). "New archaeological research in the Northwest Quarter of Jerash and its implications for the urban development of Roman Gerasa", American Journal of Archaeology, 119:4, 483-500.

Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2015). "Intentional cooking pot deposits in Late Roman Jerash (Northwest Quarter)", Syria. Archéologie, Art et Histoire 92, 309-238.

Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2015). "A hoard of Byzantine and Arab-Byzantine coins from the excavations at Jerash. 6. Jerash 2014", Numismatic Chronicle, 175 (Coin Hoards 2015), 299-308.

Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R.(2015). "Aus der Traum vom Kulturerbe: Ein Strassenbau zerstört Teile der antiken Stadtmauer von Jerash in Jordanien", Frankfurter Allgemeine, 8 Apr 2015.

Lichtenberger, A., Lindroos, A., Raja, R. & Heinemeier, J. (2015). "Radiocarbon analysis of mortar from Roman and Byzantine water management installations in the Northwest Quarter of Jerash, Jordan", Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports 2, 114-127.

Raja, R., Kalaitzoglou, G. & Lichtenberger, A. 2015: “Preliminary report of the second season of the Danish-German Jerash Northwest Quarter Project 2012”, in: General Antiquities Department, Annual of the Department of Antiquities of Jordan 57, Amman, 57-79.

Raja, R., Lichtenberger, A. & Sørensen, A. H. 2015: “Preliminary registration report of the second season of the Danish-German Jerash Northwest Quarter Project 2012”, in: General Antiquities Department, Annual of the Department of Antiquities of Jordan 57, Amman, 9-56. 

2014

Kalaitzoglou, G., Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, A. (2014). Ausgrabungen im Nordwestviertel von Gerasa (Jordanien), Jahresbericht des Instituts für Archäologische Wissenschaften für das Akademische Jahr 2012-2013, 60-64.

Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2014). Danish-German Northwest Quarter Project. In Kenkel, F. & D. Vieweger (eds.), With Trowel and Hightech: German Archaeological Projects in Jordan. Berlin: Wichern, 24-25.

Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2014). Jarash Northwest Quarter ProjectAmerican Journal of Archaeology, 118(4), 643.

2013

Kalaitzoglou, G., Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2013a). Preliminary report of the second season of the Danish-German Jarash Northwest Quarter Project 2012.  Annual of the Department of Antiquities in Jordan, 57, 57-79.

Kalaitzoglou, G., Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2013b). 2012 Ausgrabungen im Nordwestviertel von Gerasa (Jordanien)Jahresbericht des Instituts für Archäologische Wissenschaften für das Academische Jahr 2011-2012, 65-68.  

Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2013). Schicht für Schicht in die Vergangenheit, Welt und Umwelt der Bibel, 1, 62-63.

Lichtenberger, A., Raja, R. & Sørensen, A.H. (2013). Preliminary registration report of the second season of the Danish-German Jarash Northwest Quarter Project 2012Annual of the Department of Antiquities in Jordan, 57, 9-56.

2012

Kalaitzoglou, G., Kniess, R., Lichtenberger, A., Pilz, D. & Raja, R. (2012). Report of the geophysical prospection of the Northwest Quarter of Gerasa/Jarash 2011, Annual of the Department of Antiquities of Jordan, 56, 79-90.

Kalaitzoglou, G., Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R.(2012). Das Nordwestviertel von Gerasa (Jordanien)Jahresbericht des Instituts für Archäologische Wissenschaften für das Academische Jahr 2010-2011. Bochum: Ruhr-Universität, 69-73.

Lichtenberger, A. & Raja, R. (2012). Preliminary report of the first season of the Danish-German Jarash Northwest Quarter Project, Annual of the Department of Antiquities in Jordan, 56, 231-240.

Raja, R. (2012). Urban Development and Regional Identity in the Eastern Roman Provinces, 50 BC-AD 250: Aphrodisias, Ephesos, Athens, Gerasa. Copenhagen: Museum Tusculanum.

2003

Lichtenberger, A. (2003). Kulte und Kultur der Dekapolis: Untersuchungen zu numismatischen, archäologischen und epigraphischen Zeugnissen, Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz.

 

 

PhD Theses

Hiort, D.M.D. (in preparation). Altars in the Decapolis Region, 1st Century B.C.E. – 5th Century C.E. Religious Remedies in Context: Typology, Ritual Practice, and Societal Patterns. Max Planck Research School for the Anthropology, Archaeology and History of Eurasia: A cooperation between the Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology and the Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg.
Main supervisor: Professor Stefan Pfeiffer; Co-supervisors: Professor Helga Bumke and Professor Rubina Raja

Pogoda, C. (in preparation). Local Limestone Sarcophagi in Jerash, Ruhr-Universität Bochum.
Main supervisor: Professor Achim Lichtenberger

MA Thesis

Csitneki, D. (in preparation). Jerash Bowls, Typologie, Chronologie und Ikonographie einer feinkeramischen Gattung in Gerasa (Jordanien). Ruhr-Universität Bochum.

Kristensen, S.B. (in preparation). Reddish/Red Brown Ware. Aarhus University.

2013

Hiort, D.M. (2013). The Roman Horned Altar: An analysis, Discussion and Contextualisation of the Material From Jerash. Aarhus University: Unpublished MA thesis.