Institute for Mediterranean Studies

AEGREGIS

The Rural Economy of Crete in the Early Modern Period: A GIS Approach

The project aims at studying the rural economy of Ottoman Crete combining the use of unpublished Ottoman archival material with applications offered by new technologies, such as the Geographical Information Systems (GIS).

PhD Candidates: Giorgos Vidras and Christos Kyriakopoulos

Academic Advisor: Elias Kolovos

Funding Institution: Ministry of Education and Religious Affairs, "Support of researchers with emphasis on young researchers" of the Operational Programme "Human Resource Development, Education and Lifelong Learning" with the co-financing of Greece and the European Union (NSRF 2014-2020).

The project aims at studying the rural economy of Ottoman Crete combining the use of unpublished Ottoman archival material with applications offered by new technologies, such as the Geographical Information Systems (GIS).

 

Project Team

Elias Kolovos

Associate Professor
Department of History and Archaeology, University of Crete
Curriculum vitae

Christos Kyriakopoulos

PhD candidate
AEGREGIS

Giorgos Vidras

PhD candidate
AEGREGIS