He received his B.A. in Greek and Latin from Columbia University in 1969 and his Ph.D. in Anthropology from Harvard University in 1974. He is the author of many books, 140 articles and reviews on the archaeology of the Ancient Near East and has conducted fieldwork in Iran, Afghanistan, Central Asia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, and Russia. He is a member of the editorial board of the scholarly journal Antiguo Oriente.
- The Bronze Age Civilization of Central Asia: Recent Soviet Discoveries. Armonk, N.Y: M.E. Sharpe. 1981. ISBN 0-87332-169-3.
- Nationalism, Politics, and the Practice of Archaeology. with Clare Fawcett. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 1995. ISBN 0-521-48065-5.CS1 maint: others (link)
- Selective Remembrances: Archaeology in the Construction, Commemoration, and Consecration of National Pasts. with Mara Kozelsky, and Nachman Ben-Yehuda. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. 2007. ISBN 0-226-45058-9.CS1 maint: others (link)
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