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2016 Mulrooney, M; Torrence, R; McAlister, A. 2016. The demise of a monopoly: implications of geochemical characterization of a stemmed obsidian tool from the Bishop Museum collection Archaeology in Oceania. 55. 62-69.  
2016 Torrence, R. 2016. Social resilience and long-term adaptation to volcanic disasters: the archaeology of continuity and innovation in the Willaumez Peninsula, Papua New Guinea Quaternary Research. 394. 6-16.  
2015 Torrence, R; Martinon-Torres, M; Rehren, T. 2015. Forty years and still growing: Journal of Archaeological Science looks to the future. Journal of Archaeological Science. 56. 1-8.  
2015 Torrence, R; Martinon-Torres, M; Rehren, T. 2015. Scoping the Future of Archaeological Science Journal of Archaeological Science. 56. 1-248.  
2015 Barton, H; Torrence, R. 2015. Cooking up recipes for ancient starch: assessing current methodologies and looking to the future Journal of Archaeological Science. 56. 194-201.  
2015 Torrence, R . 2015. Reflections and connections S. Brown, A. Clarke and U. Frederick (ed). pp 153-159 In Object Stories: Artifacts and Archaeologists. Left Coast Press Inc..  
2015 Kononenko, N; Torrence, R; White, J. P. 2015. Unexpected uses for obsidian: experimental replication and use-wear/residue analyses of chopping tools. Journal of Archaeological Science. 54. 254-269.  
2014 Doelman, T; Jia, P; Torrence, R; Popov, V. 2014. Remains of a puzzle: the distribution of volcanic glass artefacts from sources in Northeast China and Far East Russia. Lithic Technology. 39. 81-95.  
2013 Torrence, R; Kelloway, S; White, P. 2013. Stemmed tools, social interaction, and voyaging in early-mid Holocene Papua New Guinea. The Journal of Island and Coastal Archaeology. 8. 278-310.  doi.org/10.1080/15564894.2012.761300
2013 Torrence, R; White, P; Kononenko, N. 2013. Meaningful stones: obsidian stemmed tools from Barema, New Britain, Papua New Guinea Australian Archaeology. 77. 41852.  
2012 Jia, P. W; Doelman, R; Torrence, R; Glascock, M. 2012. New pieces: the acquisition and distribution of volcanic glass sources in northeast China during the Holocene Journal of Archaeological Science. 40 (2). 971-982.  
2011 Byrne, S; Clarke, A; Harrison, R; Torrence, R. 2011. Unpacking the Collection: Networks of Material and Social Agency in the Museum 1st. Springer: New York City. ISBN 978-1-4419-8221-6. 325 p. 83 illus., 47 in color pp.  
2011 Torrence, R; Clarke, A. 2011. “Suitable for decoration of halls and billiard rooms:” finding indigenous agency in historic auction and sale catalogues S. Bryne, A. Clarke, R. Harrison, R. Torrence (ed). pp 29-53 In Unpacking the Collection: Networks of Material and Social Agency in the Museum. Springer: New York City. ISBN 978-1-4419-8221-6  
2011 McKee, C. O; Neall, V. E; Torrence, R. 2011. A remarkable pulse of largescale volcanism on New Britain Island, Papua New Guinea Bulletin of Volcanology. 73. 27-37.  
2010 Popov, V; Kluyuev, N; Sleptsov, I; Doelman, T; Torrence, R; Kononenko, N; White, P. 2010. Gialoklatic Shkotovo plateau (Primorye): an important source of archaeological obsidian in the south of the Russian Far East N. Kluyuev and Y. Vostrestsov (ed). pp 295-314 In Lifting the Veil of Millennia: for the 80th Birthday of Janna Vasilyevna Andreeva. Institute for History, Archaeology and Ethnology of the Peoples of Far East Russia: Vladivostok.  
2010 Kelloway, S; Kononenko, N; Torrence, R; Carter, E. 2010. Assessing the viability of portable Raman spectroscopy for determining the geological source of obsidian Vibrational Spectroscopy. 53. 88-96.  10.1016/j.vibspec.2010.02.006.
2010 Jia, P; Doelman, T; Chen, Q; Zhao, H; Lin, S; Torrence, R; Glascock, M. 2010. Moving Sources: a preliminary study of volcanic glass artefact distributions in Northeast China using PXRF Journal of Archaeological Science. 37. 1670-1677.  
2010 Kononenko, N; Specht, J; Torrence, R. 2010. Persistent traditions in the face of natural disasters: stemmed and waisted stone tools in late Holocene New Britain, Papua New Guinea Australian Archaeology. 70. 17-28.  
2010 Kononenko, N; Torrence, R; Barton, H; Hennell, A. 2010. Cross-cultural interaction on Wuvulu Island, Papua New Guinea: the perspective from use-wear and residue analyses of turtle bone artifacts Journal of Archaeological Science. 37. 2911-2919.  
2009 Doelman, T; Torrence, R; Kluyev, N; Sleptsov, I; Popov, V. 2009. Innovations in microblade core production at the Tigrovy-8 late Palaeolithic quarry in eastern Russia Journal of Field Archaeology. 34. 367-384.  10.1179/009346909791070781
2009 Torrence, R; Neall, V; Boyd, B. 2009. Volcanism and Historical Ecology on the Willaumez Peninsula, Papua New Guinea Pacific Science. 63. 507-535.  10.2984/049.063.0404
2009 Carter, E. A; Hargreaves, M. D; Kononenko, N; Graham, I; Edwards, G. M; Swarbrick, B; Torrence, R. 2009. Raman spectroscopy applied to understanding prehistoric obsidian trade in the Pacific Region Vibrational Spectroscopy. 50. 116-124.  10.1016/j.vibspec.2008.09.002
2009 Torrence, R; Swadling, P; Ambrose, W; Kononenko, N; Rath, P; Glascock, M. 2009. Obsidian stemmed tools and Mid-Holocene interaction Asian Perspectives. 48. 118-147.  
2009 Parr, J; Boyd, W; Harriott, V; Torrence, R. 2009. Human adaptive responses to catastrophic landscape disruptions during the Holocene at Numundo, Papua New Guinea Geographical Research. 47. (2): 155-174.  10.1111/j.1745-5871.2008.00553.x
2009 Kononenko, N; Torrence, R. 2009. Tattooing in Melanesia: local invention or Lapita introduction? Antiquity. 83. (320): online.  
2008 Doelman, T., Torrence R., Popov, V., Ionescu, M., Kluyev, N., Sleptsov, I., Pantyukhina, I., White, P. and Clements, M.. 2008. Source selectivity: an assessment of volcanic glass sources in the Southern Primorye Region, Far East Russia Geoarchaeology. 23. (2): 1-31.  
2008 Petrie C. and Torrence R.. 2008. Assessing the effects of volcanic disasters on human settlement in the Willaumez Peninsula, Papua New Guinea: a Bayesian approach The Holocene. 18. (5): 729-744.  
2008 Torrence, R. and Swadling, P.. 2008. Social networks and the spread of Lapita Antiquity . 82. 600-616.  
2007 Torrence R.. 2007. New Approaches to the Study of Volcanic Glass Papers from the Manilla Congress, Bulletin of the Indo-Pacific Prehistory Association. 27. 114-162.  
2007 Torrence R. and Doelman, T.. 2007. Problems of scale: evaluating the effects of volcanic disasters on cultural change in the Willaumez Peninsula, Papua New Guinea Grattan, J. and Torrence R. (ed). pp 42-66 In Living Under The Shadow: The Cultural Impacts of Volcanic Eruptions. Left Coast Press: Walnut Creek, California.