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Dr. Stephen Aris

Striking a Delicate Balance: The Foreign Policy Strategies of the Central Asian Republics

Dr. Hooman Peimani

Energy Security in Central Asia in a Multi-Polar World: An Overview

Dr. Emmanuel Karagiannis

Political Islam in Central Asia: On the Trail of Hizb ut-Tahrir

Dr. Aser Babajew

Political Transition in the Muslim Caucasus: Azerbaijan’s post-Soviet Development between Yesterday and Tomorrow

Sophie Roche and Aksana Ismailbekova

Demography and Patronage. The Dynamics of the Youth Bulge in Kyrgyzstan

Professor Dr. Martin Spechler

Uzbekistan: A Successful Authoritarian Economy

Assistant Professor Dr. A. Christian van Gorder

Interreligious and Intercultural Challenges Facing the Ethnic Germans of Kazakhstan: An Overview

Dr. Diana Altner

A Short History of Muslims and Islam in Central Tibet


Brigitte Moser, Michael W. Weithmann

Kleine Geschichte Istanbuls

Thomas Hegghammer

Jihad in Saudi Arabia – Violence and Pan-Islamism since 1979

Dr. Hans Krech

U.S. Army Field Manual No. 3-24/ Marine Corps Warfighting Publication No. 3-33.5