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Brainerd-Robinson Quantitative Index

Usage

index_brainerd(x, y, ...)

# S4 method for numeric,numeric
index_brainerd(x, y)

Arguments

x, y

A numeric vector.

...

Currently not used.

Value

A numeric vector.

Details

A city-block metric of similarity between pairs of samples/cases.

References

Brainerd, G. W. (1951). The Place of Chronological Ordering in Archaeological Analysis. American Antiquity, 16(04), 301-313. doi:10.2307/276979 .

Robinson, W. S. (1951). A Method for Chronologically Ordering Archaeological Deposits. American Antiquity, 16(04), 293-301. doi:10.2307/276978 .

Author

N. Frerebeau