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Azerbaijan: A selected bibliography of Post-Soviet English publications

Pre-Soviet Azerbaijan | Soviet Azerbaijan | Post-Soviet Azerbaijan | Dissertations | Reference sources

         
         
          Pre-Soviet Azerbaijan

 

Daniloff, Ruth. "Waiting for the oil boom." Smithsonian 28, no. 10 (1998): 24-35.

 

Javanshir Qarabaghi, Jamal, and George A. Bournoutian. A history of Qarabagh: An annotated translation of Mirza Jamal Javanshir Qarabaghi's Tarikh-e Qarabagh. Costa Mesa, CA: Mazda Publishers, 1994.

 

Jersild, Austin. "Rethinking Russia from Zardob: Hasan Melikov Zardabi and the 'native' intelligentsia." Nationalities Papers 27, no. 3 (1999): 503-17.

 

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          Soviet Azerbaijan

 

Abrahamian, Levon H. "The Karabagh movement as viewed by an anthropologist." Armenian Review 43, no. 2 (1990): 67-80.

 

Altstadt, Audrey L. The Azerbaijani Turks: Power and identity under Russian rule. Stanford, CA: Hoover Institution Press, Stanford University, 1992.

 

Ananicz, Andrzej. "The country without friends: Interview with Tadeusz Swietochowski." Uncaptive Minds 4, no. 1 (1991): 2-7.

 

Atabaki, Touraj. Azerbaijan: Ethnicity and autonomy in twentieth-century Iran. London, England: British Academy Press; distributed by St. Martin's Press, 1993.

 

Essad, Bey, Elsa L. Talmey, and Morteza Negahi. Blood and oil in the Orient: Petroleum and trade in Azerbaijan. [S.l.]: Aran Press, 1997.

 

Fawcett, Louise L'Estrange. Iran and the Cold War: The Azerbaijan crisis of 1946. Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1992.

 

Geukjian, Ohannes. "The politicization of the environmental issue in Armenia and Nagorno-Karabakh's nationalist movement in the South Caucasus 1985-1991." Nationalities Papers 35, no. 2 (2007): 233-65.

 

Grant, Bruce. "An average Azeri village (1930): Remembering rebellion in the Caucasus mountains." Slavic Review 63, no. 4 (2004): 705-31.

 

Henze, Paul B. The Transcaucasus in transition. Santa Monica, CA: RAND Corporation, 1991.

 

Heyat, Farideh. Azeri women in transition : Women in Soviet and post-Soviet Azerbaijan. London: RoutledgeCurzon, 2002.

 

_______. "Women and the culture of entrepreneurship in Soviet and post-Soviet Azerbaijan." In Markets and moralities: Ethnographies of postsocialism, edited by Ruth Ellen Mandel and Caroline Humphrey, 19-31. Oxford and New York: Berg, 2002.

 

Hovanissian, Richard. "Mountainous Karabagh in 1920: An unresolved conflict." Armenian Review 46, no. 1 (1993): 1-36.

 

Hunter, Shireen T. "Transcaucasia and the Middle East: Patterns of mutual impact." Armenian Review 46, no. 1 (1993): 37-56.

 

Krikorian, Robert Owen. "History, subversion and low-intensity conflict in the Soviet Union." Anthropology of East Europe Review 21, no. 2 (2003): 57-64.

 

"My aunt's apartment." Ararat: Quarterly Journal of Armenian Literature, History and the Arts 43, no. 3 (2002): 42-46.

 

Smith, Graham. The nationalities question in the Soviet Union. New York, NY: Longman, 1990.

 

Smith, Michael G. "Anatomy of a rumour: Murder scandal, the Musavat party and narratives of the Russian Revolution in Baku, 1917-20." Journal of Contemporary History 36, no. 2 (2001): 211-41.

 

———. "Cinema for the 'Soviet East': National fact and revolutionary fiction in early Azerbaijani film." Slavic Review 56, no. 4 (1997): 645-78.

 

Thom, Franìoise. "The war against the Azeri popular front: An interview with Tofik Gasymov." Uncaptive Minds 3, no. 5 (1990): 12-16.

 

Watch, Human Rights. Prison conditions in the Soviet Union: A report of facilities in Russia and Azerbaidzhan. New York, NY: Human Rights Watch, 1991.

 

Willerton, John P. Patronage and politics in the USSR. Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1992.

 

Yegorova, Natalia I. The 'Iran crisis' of 1945-1946: A view from the Russian archives. Washington, D.C.: Cold War International History Project, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, 1996.

 

Zubok, Vladislav, and Svetlana Savranskaya. "Cold War in the Caucasus: Notes and documents from a conference." Cold War International History Project Bulletin, no. 14 (2003): 399-409.

 

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          Post-Soviet Azerbaijan

 

Culture | Democratization | Economy | Elections | Foreign relations | Gender | Law | Nationalism, ethnicity, national minorities | Politics | Religion | Society | State-building | Transition | General history & descriptions


Culture

 

Gibradze, Leila. "Libraries in the South Caucasus." Slavic & East European Information Resources [SEEIR] 2, no. 1 (2001): 17-22.

 

Vatanabadi, Shouleh. "Past, present, future, and postcolonial discourse in modern Azerbaijani literature." World Literature Today 70, no. 3 (1996): 493-97.

 

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Democratization

 

Cornell, Svante E. "Democratization falters in Azerbaijan." Journal of Democracy 12, no. 2 (2001): 120-31.

 

Gouliev, Rasul. Path to democracy: Fateful lessons of the 20th century. New York, NY: Liberty Publishing House, 1997.

 

Rasizade, Alec. "Azerbaijan in transition to the 'new age of democracy'." Communist and Post-Communist Studies 36, no. 3 (2003): 345-72.

 

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Economy

 

Abdullaev, Sh, and James E. Walker. "Prudential oversight and bank deposit insurance in Azerbaijan." Problems of Economic Transition 48, no. 5 (2005): 49-59.

 

Afandi, Elvin N., and Gabor Pellenyi. "Evidence of pro-poor growth in Azerbaijan." Problems of Economic Transition 50, no. 6 (2007): 5-31.

 

Bank, World. Azerbaijan: From crisis to sustained growth. Washington, D.C.: World Bank, 1993.

 

Goltz, Thomas. "Back in Baku: Watching a boom go bust." Washington Quarterly 22, no. 3 (1999): 67-87.

 

Gurgen, Emine, and John C. Odling-Smee. Azerbaijan. Washington, D.C.: International Monetary Fund, 1993.

 

Hoffman, David I., Pauline Jones Luong, and Nancy Lubin. Energy, wealth, and development in Central Asia and the Caucasus. Seattle, WA: National Bureau of Asian Research, 1999.

 

Jacobs, Margot. "Oil and gas sector technology and reform in the CIS." Eurasian Reports: Trade and Technology in the Commonwealth of Independent States 3, no. 1 (1992): 61-72.

 

Kalyuzhnova, Yelena. "Overcoming the curse of hydrocarbon: Goals and governance in the oil funds of Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan." Comparative Economic Studies 48, no. 4 (2006): 583-613.

 

Lerman, Zvi. "The impact of land reform on rural household incomes in Transcaucasia." Eurasian Geography and Economics 47, no. 1 (2006): 112-23.

 

Makhmutova, Meruert. "The budget process in Caspian countries." Problems of Economic Transition 50, no. 4 (2007): 24-65.

 

Odling-Smee, John, and Hans M. Flickenschild. Azerbaijan. Washington, D.C.: International Monetary Fund, 1992.

 

Partlett, William. "Enforcing oil and gas contracts without courts: Reputational constraints on resource nationalism in Russia and Azerbaijan. (company overview)." Demokratizatsiya: The Journal of Post-Soviet Democratization 18, no. 1 (2010): 74-93.

 

Pomfret, Richard. "The economic cooperation organization: Current status and future prospects." Europe-Asia Studies 49, no. 4 (1997): 657-68.

 

Pomfret, Richard W. T. Asian economies in transition: Reforming centrally planned economies. Cheltenham, England: Edward Elgar, 1996.

 

Sabonis-Helf, Theresa. "The unified energy systems of Russia (rao-ues) in Central Asia and the Caucasus: Nets of interdependence." Demokratizatsiya: The Journal of Post-Soviet Democratization 15, no. 4 (2007): 429-44.

 

Sagers, Matthew J. "The oil industry in the southern-tier former Soviet republics." Post-Soviet Geography 35, no. 5 (1994): 267-98.

 

Wiesner, Lale Larissa. Privatisation in previously centrally planned economies: The case of azerbaijan, 1991-1994. Frankfurt am Main, Germany: Peter Lang, 1997.

 

Williamson, John, ed. Economic consequences of Soviet disintegration. Washington, D.C.: Institute for International Economics, 1993.

 

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Elections

 

Alieva, Leila. "Azerbaijan's frustrating elections." Journal of Democracy 17, no. 2 (2006): 147-60.

 

Calingaert, Daniel. "Election rigging and how to fight it." Journal of Democracy 17, no. 3 (2006): 138-51.

 

Doroszewska, Urszula. "Elections in Azerbaijan: A bitter lesson." Uncaptive Minds 9, no. 1 (1996): 105-10.

 

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Foreign relations

 

Aliev, Geidar, and Betty Blair. Global horizons: President Aliyev's visit to the USA. Sherman Oaks, CA: Azerbaijan International, 1997.

 

Aras, Bulent. "The Caspian region and Middle East security." Mediterranean Quarterly 13, no. 1 (2002): 86-108.

 

Baev, Pavel. Russia's policies in the Caucasus. London, England: Royal Institute of International Affairs; Washington, D.C.: distributed worldwide by the Brookings Institution, 1997.

 

Blum, Douglas W. "Domestic politics and Russia's Caspian policy." Post-Soviet Affairs 14, no. 2 (1998): 137-64.

 

Bolukbasi, Suha. "The controversy over the Caspian Sea mineral resources: Conflicting perceptions, clashing interests." Europe-Asia Studies 50, no. 3 (1998): 397-415.

 

Bulut, Kiraz. "Assessing the BTC project: The problem and promise of superseding agreements." Journal of East European Law 11, no. 2 (2004): 245-68.

 

Cherniavskii, Stanislav. "Problems of the Caspian." Russian Politics and Law 40, no. 2 (2002): 85-94.

 

Christian, J. Keith. "Transporting oil: Running the gauntlet from Baku to riches." Parker School Journal of East European Law [JEEL] 5, no. 3 (1998): 327-52.

 

Croissant, Cynthia. Azerbaijan, oil and geopolitics. Commack, NY: Nova Science Publishers, 1998.

 

Croissant, Michael P. "U.S. Interests in the Caspian Sea basin." Comparative Strategy 16, no. 4 (1997): 353-67.

 

Dudwick, Nora. "The cultural construction of political violence in Armenia and Azerbaijan." Problems of Post-Communism 42, no. 4 (1995): 18-23.

 

Ginsburgs, George. "Russia's practice of extraditing political offenders to Azerbaijan: Rendition approved." Criminal Law Forum 13, no. 2 (2002): 149-89.

 

Goltz, Thomas. "Catch-907 in the Caucasus (letter from Baku)." National Interest, no. 48 (1997): 37-45.

 

Gouliev, Rasul. Oil and politics: New relationships among the oil-producing states: Azerbaijan, Russia, Kazakhstan, and the West. New York, NY: Liberty Publishing House, 1997.

 

Griffith, Brent. "Back yard politics: Russia's foreign policy toward the Caspian basin." Demokratizatsiya: The Journal of Post-Soviet Democratization 6, no. 2 (1998): 426-41.

 

Hemming, Jonathan. The implications of the revival of the oil industry in Azerbaijan. Durham, NC: Centre for Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies, University of Durham, 1998.

 

Henze, Paul B. Russia and the Caucasus. Santa Monica, CA: RAND Corporation, 1996.

 

———. "Russia and the Caucasus." Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 19, no. 4 (1996): 389-402.

 

Hess, Andrew C. "Eurasia and the geopolitics of gas." Fletcher Forum of World Affairs 32, no. 1 (2008): 83-109.

 

Karasik, Theodore. Azerbaijan, Central Asia, and future Persian Gulf security. Santa Monica, CA: RAND Corporation, 1993.

 

Lee, Yusin. "Toward a new international regime for the Caspian sea." Problems of Post-Communism 52, no. 3 (2005): 37-48.

 

MacDougall, Jim. "Russian policy in the Transcaucasian 'near abroad': The case of Azerbaijan." Demokratizatsiya: The Journal of Post-Soviet Democratization 5, no. 1 (1997): 89-104.

 

Maggs, William Ward. "Armenia and Azerbaijan: Looking toward the Middle East." Current History 92, no. 570 (1993): 6-11.

 

Mark, David E. "Eurasia letter: Russia and the new Transcaucasus." Foreign Policy 105 (1996): 141-59.

 

Mehdiyoun, Kamyar. "Ownership of oil and gas resources in the Caspian Sea." American Journal of International Law 94, no. 1 (2000): 179-89.

 

Metreveli, Ekaterine, and Ester Hakobyan. "The political underpinnings of U.S. Bilateral aid to the countries of the Transcaucasus." Demokratizatsiya: The Journal of Post-Soviet Democratization 9, no. 3 (2001): 367-81.

 

Miles, Carolyn. "The Caspian pipeline debate continues: Why not iran?" Journal of International Affairs 53, no. 1 (1999): 325-46.

 

Molla-Zade, Jayhun. "Azerbaijan and the Caspian basin: Pipelines and geopolitics." Demokratizatsiya: The Journal of Post-Soviet Democratization 6, no. 1 (1998): 28-34.

 

Saideman, Stephen M. "The power of the small: The impact of ethnic minorities on foreign policy." SAIS Review 22, no. 2 (2002): 93-105.

 

Starr, S. Frederick, ed. The legacy of history in Russia and the new states of Eurasia, International politics of Eurasia v. 1. Armonk, NY: M. E. Sharpe, 1994.

 

Swietochowski, Tadeusz. Russia and Azerbaijan: A borderland in transition. New York, NY: Columbia University Press, 1995.

 

Valiyev, Anar. "Victim of a 'war of ideologies': Azerbaijan after the Russia-Georgia war." Demokratizatsiya: The Journal of Post-Soviet Democratization 17, no. 3 (2009): 269-88.

 

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Gender

 

Heyat, Farideh. Azeri women in transition : Women in Soviet and post-Soviet Azerbaijan. London: RoutledgeCurzon, 2002.

 

_______. "Women and the culture of entrepreneurship in Soviet and post-Soviet Azerbaijan." In Markets and moralities: Ethnographies of postsocialism, edited by Ruth Ellen Mandel and Caroline Humphrey, 19-31. Oxford and New York: Berg, 2002.

 

Hortacsu, Nuran, Sharon S. Bastug, and Ovezdurdi B. Muhammetberdiev. "Desire for children in Turkmenistan and Azerbaijan: Son preference and perceived instrumentality for value satisfaction." Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology 32, no. 3 (2001): 309-21.

 

Kerimova, Jamila. "High prevalence of self-reported forced sexual intercourse among internally displaced women in Azerbaijan." American Journal of Public Health 93, no. 7 (2003): 1067-70.

 

Narodnitskaya, Inna. "Azerbaijanian female musicians: Women's voices defying and defining the culture." Ethnomusicology 44, no. 2 (2000): 234-56.

 

Tohidi, Nayereh. "The intersection of gender, ethnicity and Islam in Soviet and post-Soviet Azerbaijan." Nationalities Papers 25, no. 1 (1997): 148-67.

 

Tohidi, Nayereh Esfahlani. 'Soviet in public, Azeri in private': Gender, Islam, and nationalism in Soviet and post-Soviet Azerbaijan. Stanford, CA: Hoover Institution Press, Stanford University, 1995.

 

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Law

 

Blythe, Stephen E. "Azerbaijan's e-commerce statutes: Contributing to economic growth and globalization in the Caucasus region." Columbia Journal of East European Law 1, no. 1 (2007): 44-75.

 

Kovalev, Nikolay. "Lay adjudication of crimes in the commonwealth of independent states: An independent and impartial jury or a 'court of nodders'?" 11, no. 2 (2004): 123-58.

 

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Nationalism, ethnicity, national minorities

 

Asenbauer, Haig E. On the right of self-determination of the Armenian people of Nagorno-Karabakh. New York, NY: Armenian Prelacy, 1996.

 

Astourian, Stephan H. "The Nagorno-Karabakh conflict: Dimensions, lessons, and prospects." Mediterranean Quarterly 5, no. 4 (1994): 85-109.

 

Bacon, Kenneth H., and Maureen Lynch. "Lost in purgatory: The plight of displaced persons in the Caucasus." World Policy Journal 19, no. 4 (2003): 66-72.

 

Betts, Wendy. "Third party mediation: An obstacle to peace in Nagorno Karabakh." SAIS Review 19, no. 2 (1999): 161-83.

 

Bremmer, Ian, and Ray Taras, eds. Nation and politics in the Soviet successor states. Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1993.

 

Cornell, Svante E. "The unruly Caucasus." Current History 96, no. 612 (1997): 341-47.

 

Cox, Caroline, John Eibner, and Elena Bonner. Ethnic cleansing in progress: War in Nagorno Karabakh. Zurich, Switzerland: Institute for Religious Minorities in the Islamic World, 1993.

 

Croissant, Michael P. The Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict: Causes and implications. Westport, CT: Praeger Publishers, 1998.

 

Dailey, Erika. The Commonwealth of Independent States: Refugees and internally displaced persons in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, the Russian Federation, and Tajikistan. New York, NY: Human Rights Watch/Helsinki, 1996.

 

Denber, Rachel, and Robert K. Goldman. Bloodshed in the Caucasus: Escalation of the armed conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh. New York, NY: Helsinki Watch Committee, 1992.

 

Dudwick, Nora. "Armenian-Azeribaijani relations and Karabagh: History, memory and politics." The Armenia Review 46, no. 1 (1993): 79-92.

 

Fraser, Niall M., Keith W. Hipel, John Jaworsky, and Ralph Zuljan. "A conflict analysis of the Armenian-Azerbaijani dispute." Journal of Conflict Resolution 34, no. 4 (1990): 652-77.

 

Frelick, Bill. Faultlines of nationality conflict: Refugees and displaced persons from Armenia and Azerbaijan. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Committee for Refugees, 1994.

 

Fuller, Elizabeth. "Transcaucasia: Ethnic strife threatens democratization." RFE/RL Research Report 2, no. 1 (1993): 17-24.

 

Goble, Paul A. "Coping with the Nagorno-Karabakh crisis." Fletcher Forum of World Affairs 16, no. 2 (1992): 19-26.

 

Goluboff, Sasha L. "Are they Jews or Asians? A cautionary tale about mountain Jewish ethnography." Slavic Review 63, no. 1 (2004): 113-40.

 

Hajda, Lubomyr, and Mark Beissinger, eds. The nationalities factor in Soviet politics and society. Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 1990.

 

Heleniak, Tim. "The changing nationality composition of the Central Asian and Transcaucasian states." Post-Soviet Geography and Economics 38, no. 6 (1997): 357-78.

 

Hewsen, Robert H. "Prelates and princes: The Armenian presence in Karabagh." Ararat: Quarterly Journal of Armenian Literature, History and the Arts 45, no. 186 (2006): 11-20.

 

Hoiris, Ole, and Sefa Martin Yurukel. Contrasts and solutions in the Caucasus. Aarhus, Denmark: Aarhus University Press, 1998.

 

Horowitz, Shale. "Explaining post-Soviet ethnic conflicts: Using regime type to discern the impact and relative importance of objective antecedents." Nationalities Papers 29, no. 4 (2001): 633-60.

 

Hunter, Shireen T. The Transcaucasia in transition: Nation-building and conflict. Washington, D.C.: Center for Strategic and International Studies, 1994.

 

International, Amnesty. Azerbaydzhan: Hostages in the Karabakh conflict: Civilians continue to pay the price. New York, NY: Amnesty International, 1993.

 

Kolsto, Pal, and Helge Blakkisrud. "Living with non-recognition: State- and nation-building in South Caucasian quasi-states." Europe-Asia Studies 60, no. 3 (2008): 483-509.

 

Lester, Toby. "New-alphabet disease?" Atlantic Monthly 280, no. 1 (1997): 20-27.

 

Melander, Erik. "The Nagorno-Karabakh conflict revisited: Was the war inevitable?" Journal of Cold War Studies 3, no. 2 (2001): 48-75.

 

Mikaelian, Vardges, and Lendrush Khurshudian. "Several issues concerning the history of mountainous Karabagh." Armenian Review 43, no. 2 (1990): 51-65.

 

Moser, Robert G., and Farhad Malekafzali. "Primordial, instrumental identities and the formation of ethnic collective movements: The case of Azeri nationalism." Canadian Review of Studies in Nationalism = Revue Canadienne des Ätudes Sur le Nationalisme 19, no. 1 (1992): 31-41.

 

Mouradian, Claire. "The mountainous Karabagh question: An inter-ethnic conflict or decolonization crisis?" Armenian Review 43, no. 2 (1990): 1-34.

 

Mukomel, Vladimir I., and Michel Vale. "Demographic consequences of ethnic and regional conflicts in the CIS." Russian Social Science Review 42, no. 3 (2001): 22-31.

 

Nolyain, Igor. "Moscow's secret initiation of the Azeri-Armenian conflict (a study in divide ad rule)." Journal of Slavic Military Studies 12, no. 3 (1999): 38-100.

 

O'Lear, Shannon. "Azerbaijan: Territorial issues and internal challenges in mid-2001." Post-Soviet Geography and Economics 42, no. 4 (2001): 305-12.

 

Rezun, Miron. Nationalism and the breakup of an empire: Russia and its periphery. Westport, CT: Praeger Publishers, 1992.

 

Rieff, David. "Case study in ethnic strife." Foreign Affairs 76, no. 2 (1997): 118-33.

 

Rowland, Richard H. "National and regional population trends in Azerbaijan." Eurasian Geography and Economics 45, no. 4 (2004): 285-315.

 

———. "Population trends in a contested police-state: The case of Nagorno-Karabakh." Eurasian Geography and Economics 49, no. 1 (2008): 99-111.

 

Rupesinghe, Kumar, Peter King, and Olga Vorkunova, eds. Ethnicity and conflict in a post-Communist world: The Soviet union, Eastern Europe and China. New York, NY: St. Martin's Press in association with the International Peace Research Institute, Oslo, 1992.

 

Saroyan, Mark. "The 'Karabakh syndrome' and Azerbaijani politics." Problems of Communism 39, no. 5 (1990): 14-29.

 

Sharman, J. C. "Post-Communist state building and the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict." Soviet and Post-Soviet Review 23, no. 3 (1996): 329-47.

 

Smith, Graham, ed. The nationalities question in the post-Soviet states. Vol. 2nd edition. London, England: Longman, 1996.

 

Suny, Ronald Grigor. "Provisional stabilities: The politics of identities in post-Soviet Eurasia." International Security 24, no. 3 (2000): 139-78.

 

Swietochowski, Tadeusz. "Azerbaijan: Between ethnic conflict and irredentism." Armenian Review 43, no. 2 (1990): 35-49.

 

Tishkov, Valery. "The nature of ethnic conflict." Social Sciences: A Quarterly Review of the Russian Academy of Sciences 25, no. 1 (1994): 36-50.

 

Vaserman, Arie, and Rami Ginat. "National, territorial or religious conflict? The case of Nagorno-Karabakh." Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 17, no. 4 (1994): 345-62.

 

Watch, Human Rights. Azerbaijan: Seven years of conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh. New York, NY: Human Rights Watch, 1994.

 

Zourabian, Levon. "The Nagorno-Karabakh settlement revisted: Is peace achievable?" Demokratizatsiya: The Journal of Post-Soviet Democratization 14, no. 2 (2006): 252-65.

 

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Politics

 

Altstadt, Audrey L. "Azerbaijan and Aliyev: A long history and an uncertain future." Problems of Post-Communism 50, no. 5 (2003): 3-13.

 

Fairbanks, Charles H., Jr. "Armed forces and democracy: The postcommunist wars." Journal of Democracy 6, no. 4 (1995): 18-34.

 

Feher, Michel. Nongovernmental politics. New York: Zone Books, 2007.

 

Franke, Anja, Andrea Gawrich, and Gurban Alakbarov. "Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan as post-Soviet rentier states:

Resource incomes and autocracy as a double 'curse' in post-Soviet regimes." Europe-Asia Studies 61, no. 1 (2009): 109-40.

 

Fuller, Elizabeth. "Azerbaijan: Geidar Aliev's political comeback." RFE/RL Research Report 2, no. 5 (1993): 6-11.

 

———. "Azerbaijan's june revolution." RFE/RL Research Report 2, no. 32 (1993): 24-29.

 

Gambar, Isa. "The west doesn't know." Uncaptive Minds 8, no. 1 (1995): 45-49.

 

Hartzell, Caroline. "Institutionalizing peace: Power sharing and post-civil war conflict management." American Journal of Political Science 47, no. 2 (2003): 318-32.

 

Rasizade, Alec. "Azerbaijan after Heydar Aliev." Nationalities Papers 32, no. 1 (2004): 137-64.

 

Szajkowski, Bogdan. Political parties of Eastern Europe, Russia, and the successor states. New York, NY: Stockton Press; Essex: Longman Information & Reference, 1994.

 

Valiyev, Anar. "Parliamentary elections in Azerbaijan: A failed revolution." Problems of Post-Communism 53, no. 3 (2006): 17-35.

 

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Religion

 

Swietochowski, Tadeusz. "Azerbaijan: The hidden faces of Islam." World Policy Journal 19, no. 3 (2002): 69-76.

 

Tchilingirian, Hratch. "Religious discourse on the conflict in Nagorno Karabakh." Religion in Eastern Europe 18, no. 4 (1998): 1-20.

 

Wilhelmsen, Julie. "Islamism in Azerbaijan: How potent?" Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 32, no. 8 (2009): 726-42.

 

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Society

 

Goluboff, Sascha. "Patriarchy through lamentations in Azerbaijan." American Ethnologist 35, no. 1 (2008): 81-94.

 

Hasanov, Rafail Musa Oglu. "Social capital, civic engagement and the performance of local self-government in Azerbaijan." Nationalities Papers 37, no. 1 (2009): 89-114.

 

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Iunusov, A. S. "Migration in post-Soviet Azerbaijan." Russian Politics and Law 41, no. 3 (2003): 69-83.

 

Pfyffer, Gaby E., Anni Strèssle, Tamara van Gorkum, Franìoise Portaels, Leen Rigouts, Christine Mathieu, Fuad Mirzoyev, Hamidou Traore, and Jan D. A. van Embden. "Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in prison inmates, Azerbaijan." Emerging Infectious Diseases 7, no. 5 (2001): 855-61.

 

Pluchinsky, Dennis A. "Terrorism in the former Soviet Union: A primer, a puzzle, a prognosis." Studies in Conflict and Terrorism 21, no. 2 (1998): 119-48.

 

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State-building

 

Doroszewska, Urszula. "Oil and independence." Uncaptive Minds 8, no. 1 (1995): 34-44.

 

Gorman, Patrick. "The emerging army in Azerbaijan." Central Asia Monitor, no. 1 (1993): 31-36.

 

Radvanyi, Jean. "Observations on independence and statehood in Transcaucasia." Post-Soviet Geography 35, no. 3 (1994): 178-83.

 

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Transition

 

Aliyev, Fuad. "From stabilization to marketization: The political economy of reforms in Azerbaijan." Demokratizatsiya: The Journal of Post-Soviet Democratization 16, no. 2 (2008): 163-82.

 

Fuller, Elizabeth. "Paramilitary forces dominate fighting in Transcaucasus." RFE/RL Research Report 2, no. 25 (1993): 74-82.

 

———. "The Transcaucasus: War, turmoil, economic collapse." RFE/RL Research Report 3, no. 1 (1994): 51-58.

 

Goltz, Thomas. Azerbaijan diary: A rogue reporter's adventures in an oil-rich, war-torn, post-Soviet republic. Armonk, NY: M. E. Sharpe, 1998.

 

Guliyev, Farid. "Post-Soviet Azerbaijan: Transition to sultanistic semiauthoritarianism?: An attempt at conceptualizing." Demokratizatsiya: The Journal of Post-Soviet Democratization 13, no. 3 (2005): 393-435.

 

Huttenbach, Henry. "Raspad--the political crises in post-Soviet Transcaucasia." Nationalities Papers 20, no. 2 (1992): 89-96.

 

Huttenbach, Henry R. "Post-raspad collapse in Caucasia (1992-1993)." Harriman Institute Forum 7, no. 1 (1993): 22-26.

 

Luchkina, L. "On poverty and defining the subsistence minimum." Russian Social Science Review 35, no. 1 (1994): 36-47.

 

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General history & descriptions

 

Leeuw, Charles van der. Azerbaijan: A quest for identity: A short history. New York, NY: St. Martin's Press, 2000.

 

Paksoy, H. B., ed. Central Asia reader: The rediscovery of history. Armonk, NY: M. E. Sharpe, 1994.

 

Zeynaloglu, Jahangir. A concise history of Azerbaijan. [S.l.]: F.P. Abasov, 1997.

 

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          Dissertations


Breyfogle, Nicholas Brenton. "Heretics and colonizers: Religious dissent and russian colonization of Transcaucasia, 1830-1890." University of Pennsylvania, 1998.

 

Clark, James Dee. "The history of the Iranian province of Azerbaijan, 1848--1914." The University of Texas at Austin, 1999.

 

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