Security Politics in the Commonwealth of Independent States

The Southern Belt

  • Mehdi Mozaffari

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Security and Foreign Policy

  3. External Powers and Central Asia

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 85-85
    2. G. M. Winrow
      Pages 104-121
    3. A. Hyman
      Pages 122-132
  4. Regional Cooperation and World Economy

  5. Back Matter
    Pages 217-234

About this book


This collection with its special focus on Central Asia, the Causuces and Russia combines the theoretical approach with analytical and empirical approaches. The book is the first to apply concepts like security complexes, alliances, regionalism and integration on the Commonwealth of Independent States. It offers analyses and evaluations of foreign policy and security policy in CIS' states, and of the regional powers, the question of oil and gas, as well as the role of EBRD.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Mehdi Mozaffari
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Political ScienceUniversity of AarhusDenmark

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