Islam, Islamism, and Politics in Eurasia Report

Monterey Terrorism Research & Education Program

Islam, Islamism, and Politics in Eurasia Report (IIPER) is  an approximately bi-monthly compendium of news and analysis on politics involving Islam in the former Soviet Union.  The main focus for the present is Russia's North Caucasus.  However, IIPER seeks submissions on politics and Islam in other regions of not less than 1,000 words and no more than 5,000 words in length.

To be placed on the mailing list to recieve IIPER please send an email request to gordon.hahn@miis.edu.  IIPER is posted bimonthly below.

Unless otherwise indicated IIPER is written and edited by Dr. Gordon M. Hahn, Senior Researcher in the Terrorism Research and Education Program and Visiting Assistant Professor in the Graduate School of International Policy Studies at the Monterey Institute for International Studies.

Dr. Hahn is author of the well-received books Russia’s Islamic Threat (Yale University Press, 2007) and Russia’s Revolution From Above, 1985-2000 (Transaction Publishers, 2002) and numerous articles on Russian, Eurasian, and international politics published in academic journals and other English and Russian language media. He has taught at Boston, American, Stanford, San Jose State, and San Francisco State Universities and as a Fulbright Scholar at Saint Petersburg State University, Russia. Dr. Hahn also has been a fellow at the Kennan Institute and the Hoover Institution.