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Cluster Analysis and Multidimensional Scaling of Archeological Sites in Northern Chile

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Science  18 Sep 1970:
Vol. 169, Issue 3951, pp. 1201-1203
DOI: 10.1126/science.169.3951.1201

Abstract

Cluster analysis and multidimensional scaling procedures are used to test Chilean site relationships derived by traditional archeological methodologies. The results tend to confirm the intuitive evaluations but clearly indicate the value of computerized statistical analyses for this kind of comparative study.