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EIDs in the Southwest U.S. and Northwest Mexico

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Summary

Repository for programs (written in R, and executable in RStudio, both open source) simulating the role of disease in the prehistoric Southwest U.S. and Northwest Mexico.


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Cite this Record

EIDs in the Southwest U.S. and Northwest Mexico. ( tDAR id: 432145) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8ZK5KB4


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Temporal Coverage

Calendar Date: 500 to 1550


Spatial Coverage

min long: -114.521; min lat: 27.606 ; max long: -104.238; max lat: 39.096 ;

Individual & Institutional Roles

Contact(s): David Phillips


Notes

General Note: Application of standard epidemiological models to propose a hypothesis that population loss and territorial contraction were due to Emerging Infectious Diseases or EIDs triggered by population aggregation in the late precontact southwest U.S. and northwest Mexico.


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Documents

  1. Erratum sheet for "R code for Phillips, Wearing, and Clark essay on EIDs in the prehistoric SW/NW" (2017)
  2. R code for Phillips, Wearing, and Clark essay on EIDs in the prehistoric SW/NW (2017)
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