House types and settlement patterns

Minnesota Archaeologist Vol/Iss. 28 Published In Pages: 2-26
By Robbins, Michael C.


"Ground plans . . . [are] correlated with . . . mean size of local community and intensity of agricultural practices. . . . Circular ground plans would tend to be associated with small communities practicing no . . . or casual agriculture, rectangular with large communities, intensive agriculture" (13)


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Chi squareSupportedp<.001UNKNOWNUNKNOWN


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Community SizeIndependentCommunity Structure
House Ground PlansDependentPrehistory
Intensive AgricultureIndependentTillage