Recent Papers / Book Chapters

Crafting the State-Civilization: Vladimir Putin's Turn to Distinct Values

The Dark Double: The American Media Perception of Russia

Uses of Eurasia: the Kremlin, the Eurasian Union, and the Izborsky Club

2015

Values and Interests in Russian-American Relations (in Russian)

Introduction to the Russian edition of Russophobia (in Russian)

Foreign Policy and the U.S.-Russia Relations

The Democracy Crisis and the Demand for State (in Russian)

A Strong State: Theory and Practice in the 21st Century

The Sources of Russia's Ukraine Policy

2014

Freedom House Ratings of Russia

Honor, Status, and Emotions in Russia's Discourses of the West

Prospects of Russian IR Theory (in Russian)

The Multipolarity Postponed: American Discussions of World Order (in Russian)

Russian IR Theory: The Crisis of a Globally-Pluralist Discipline

A Self-Portrait of Russian IR Theory: Results of a Survey (in Russian)

Russia's Afghanistan Debate

2013

Meetings with Hayward Alker (in Russian)

Soft Power and International Relations Theory (in Russian)

Moscow's Soft Power Strategy

Alexander Panarin and the Russian Revolution (in Russian)

Russia and the Middle East

The Russia-Nato Mistrust

Russian Values and Foreign Policy (in Russian)

Contested Identity & Foreign Policy

2012

Russia's Foreign Policy Under Medvedev-Putin

Is Russia's Foreign Policy Authoritarian and Expansionist? (in Russian)

Cultural and Regime-Based Explanations of Russia’s Foreign Policy

Globalization: a Russian Perspective

Russia and the CIS in 2011

2011

The Heartland No More: Russia’s Weakness and Eurasia’s Meltdown

Preserving Influence in a Changing World: Russia’s Grand Strategy

US-Russia Relations in the Post-Western World

2010

The Russian-American Partnership? The ‘Russia Threat’ and the U.S. Critics of the 'Reset' (in Russian)

National Ideology and IR Theory: Three Reincarnations of the ‘Russian Idea’ (with Pavel A. Tsygankov)

Russia’s Power and Alliances in the 21st Century

Russian Theory of International Relations (with Pavel A. Tsygankov)

2009

Russia in the Post-Western World: The End of the Normalization Paradigm?

Russia in Global Governance: Multipolarity or Multilateralism?

What Is China to Us? Westernizers and Sinophiles in Russia's Foreign Policy

Blaming Moscow: the Power of the Anti-Russian Lobby

Duelling Honors: Realism, Constructivism and the Russia-Georgia Divide (with Matthew Tarver-Wahlquist)

From Belgrade to Kiev: Hard-Line Nationalism and Russia’s Foreign Policy

Obstacles to U.S.-Russian Cooperation in the Caucasus and Ukraine

2008

Self and Other in International Relations Theory: Learning from Russian Civilizational Debates

Russia's International Assertiveness: What Does It Mean for the West?

U.S.-Russia Relations in Contemporary American Political Science (in Russian)

Two Faces of Putin's Great Power Pragmatism

Russia's Interests and Objectives in East Asia

2007

The Return of the Russian Idea (in Russian)

Modern at Last? Variety of Weak States in the Post-Soviet World

A Sociology of Dependence in International Relations Theory: A Case of Russian Liberal IR (with Pavel A. Tsygankov)

Finding a Civilizational Idea: ‘West’, ‘Eurasia’ and ‘Euro-East’ in Russia’s Foreign Policy

"Russophobia in the United States (in Russian)