In this paper we present SAGAscape, an agent-based model of resource exploitation and subsistence strategies to explore the human impact of hilltop settlements on the natural environment in the study area of Sagalassos (southwest Turkey) during the Iron Age to Hellenistic period.


In this paper we discuss the evidence of synoikismos as a driver for polis formation in southwest Anatolia and its potential role in the urban transformation of Sagalassos during the Hellenistic period.

Social Complexity and Complexity Economics. Studying Socio-economic Systems at Düzen Tepe and Sagalassos (SW Turkey).

Operationalizing the framework of complexity economics in archaeology through proxies of material culture production.

Adaptive cycles in archaeology. Indicators of change and stability in socio-economic systems.

Operationalising the application of adaptive cycles in archaeology.

Building communities

In this paper, a model of community formation and organizational complexity is presented, focusing on the fundamental role of social interactions and information transmission for the development of complex social organisation.

The Hellenistic Pottery Repertoire made at Sagalassos.

Typological classification of the early and middle Hellenistic pottery assemblage from Sagalassos.