Disentangling taphonomic histories at Old Uppsala: a Late Iron Age central place in Sweden

Projekt: Forskning

Projektinformation

Beskrivning

In this project we apply Multiple Correspondence Analysis (MCA) on animal bones from the pit houses at the Late Iron Age site of Old Uppsala, Sweden. We aim to investigate waste management and other cultural practices at the site and evaluate the inferential value of MCA, as indicated by earlier research.
Kort titelOld Uppsala
StatusSlutfört
Gällande start-/slutdatum2018/09/012020/10/01

Samarbetspartner

Ämnesklassifikation (UKÄ)

  • Arkeologi

Nyckelord

  • Zooarchaeology
  • Multiple Correspondence Analysis
  • Taphonomy
  • Contextual taphonomy
  • Waste management
  • Food culture
  • Animal symbolism