Hittite Imperialism and Anti-Imperial Resistance As Viewed from Alișar Höyük

  title={Hittite Imperialism and Anti-Imperial Resistance As Viewed from Alișar H{\"o}y{\"u}k},
  author={Ronald L. Gorny},
  journal={Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Research},
  pages={65 - 89}
  • Ronald L. Gorny
  • Published 1 August 1995
  • History
  • Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Research
Empire-building has been a little-discussed topic in Anatolian circles, and when discussed it is generally viewed from the perspective of the imperial capital and its major settlements. This article examines Hittite imperialism and its expansion into the Kanak Su basin of central Turkey from the viewpoint of Alișar Höyük, a medium-sized settlement located at the center of this important part of central Anatolia. The article focuses on the means of discerning the integration process on the… 

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