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Project Status: Active – The project has reached a stable, usable state and is being actively developed.

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Overview

The tesselle suite is a collection of packages for research and teaching in archaeology. These packages focus on quantitative analysis methods developed for archaeology. The tesselle packages are designed to work seamlessly together and to complement general-purpose and other specialized statistical packages. These packages can be used to explore and analyze common data types in archaeology: count data, compositional data and chronological data.

The tesselle package is designed to make it easy to install and load key packages from the tesselle suite in a single step.

Installation

You can install the released version of tesselle from CRAN with:

install.packages("tesselle")

And the development version from GitHub with:

# install.packages("remotes")
remotes::install_github("tesselle/tesselle")

Usage

library(tesselle) will load the core packages:

  • tabula: analysis, seriation and visualization of archaeological count data;
  • kairos: analysis of chronological patterns from archaeological count data;
  • khroma: colour schemes for scientific data visualization.
library(tesselle)
#> --- Attaching packages -------------------------------------------- tesselle ---
#> * tabula    1.6.1
#> * kairos    1.0.1
#> * khroma    1.8.0

Contributing

Please note that the tesselle project is released with a Contributor Code of Conduct. By contributing to this project, you agree to abide by its terms.