Selected Bibliography


J.A. Ford, Measurements of Some Prehistoric Design Developments in the Southeastern States, in American Anthropologist, 55, 1953, 588-591.

Statistical techniques for the discovery of artifact types, in American Antiquity, 18, 4, 1953, 305-311.

Reply to Ford, in American Antiquity, 19, 4, 1954, 391-393.

V. Gordon Childe, Piecing Together the Past: The Interpretation of Archaeological Data, in American Anthropologist, 59, 3, 1957, 564-565.


Statistical description and comparison of artifact assemblages, in R.F. Heizer, S.F. Cook (eds.), The Application of Quantitative Methods in Archaeology, Chicago 1960, Quadrangle Books, 60-92.

The dimensions of archaeology, in  G.E. Dole, R.L. Carneiro (eds.), Essays in the Science of Culture in Honor of Leslie A. White,New York1960, Crowell, 437-456.

Explanation in archaeology, in S.R. Binford, L.R. Binford (eds.), New Perspectives in Archaeology, Chicago 1968, Aldine, 33-39.

K.C. Chang, Rethinking Archaeology,  American Anthropologist, 70, 3, 1968, 626-628.


Some elements of quantitative archaeology, in F.R. Hodson, D.G. Kendall, P. Tautu (eds.), Mathematics in the Archaeological and Historical Sciences, Edinburgh 1971, Edinburgh University Press, 3-16.

Multifactor analysis of association: an application to Owasco ceramics, in C. Cleland, Cultural Change an Continuity: Essays in Honor of James Bennett Griffin, New York 1976, Academic Press.

On growth and form in archaeology: multivariate analysis, in Journal of Anthropological Research, 33, 1, 1977, 1-15.


Structure in archaeological data: nominal variables, in R. Whallon, J.A. Brown (eds.), Essays on Archaeological Typology,Evanston,Illinois1982, Center for America Archaeology Press, 1-20.

Fifty years of theory, in American Antiquity, 50, 2, 1985, 301-308.

Distinguished Lecture: Archeology and anthropology, in American Anthropologist, 90, 2, 1988, 263-271.