rcarbon: Calibration and Analysis of Radiocarbon Dates

Enables the calibration and analysis of radiocarbon dates, often but not exclusively for the purposes of archaeological research. It includes functions not only for basic calibration, uncalibration, and plotting of one or more dates, but also a statistical framework for building demographic and related longitudinal inferences from aggregate radiocarbon date lists, including: Monte-Carlo simulation test (Timpson et al 2014 <doi:10.1016/j.jas.2014.08.011>), random mark permutation test (Crema et al 2016 <doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0154809>) and spatial permutation tests (Crema, Bevan, and Shennan 2017 <doi:10.1016/j.jas.2017.09.007>).

Version: 1.1.3
Depends: R (≥ 3.3.1)
Imports: sp, stats, graphics, grDevices, utils, doParallel, foreach, parallel, knitr
Published: 2018-06-26
Author: Andrew Bevan [aut], Enrico Crema [aut, cre], Fabio Silva [ctb]
Maintainer: Enrico Crema <enrico.crema at gmail.com>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL (≥ 2)]
NeedsCompilation: no
Citation: rcarbon citation info
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: rcarbon results


Reference manual: rcarbon.pdf
Vignettes: Analysing Radiocarbon dates with the *rcarbon* package
Package source: rcarbon_1.1.3.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel: rcarbon_1.1.3.zip, r-release: rcarbon_1.1.3.zip, r-oldrel: rcarbon_1.1.3.zip
OS X binaries: r-release: rcarbon_1.1.3.tgz, r-oldrel: rcarbon_1.1.3.tgz
Old sources: rcarbon archive


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