Application of an entropy maximizing and dynamics model for understanding settlement structure : the Khabur Triangle in the Middle Bronze and Iron Ages q

@inproceedings{Davies2014ApplicationOA,
  title={Application of an entropy maximizing and dynamics model for understanding settlement structure : the Khabur Triangle in the Middle Bronze and Iron Ages q},
  author={Toby O. Davies and Hannah Fry and Alan Wilson and Alessio Palmisano and Mark Altaweel and Karen Radner},
  year={2014}
}
We present a spatial interaction entropy maximizing and structural dynamics model of settlements from the Middle Bronze Age (MBA) and Iron Ages (IA) in the Khabur Triangle (KT) region within Syria. The model addresses factors that make locations attractive for trade and settlement, affecting settlement growth and change. We explore why some sites become relatively major settlements, while others diminish in the periods discussed. We assess how political and geographic constraints affect… CONTINUE READING

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