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Publications: Principal Research Publications

Robert M. Cutler

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Why Soviet Foreign Policy Failed: What Complexity Science Tells Us That Nothing Else Can
Litchfield Park, Ariz.: Emergent Publications, forthcoming.
Бакунин и психобиографы: Анархист как мифический и исторический объект, Клио [Санкт-Петербург], No. 49 (2010, No.2), 115–124.
English original: [PDF, 225Kb] Bakunin and the Psychobiographers: The Anarchist as Mythical and Historical Object.
Azerbaijan’s Place in Euro-Caspian Energy Security
Azerbaijan Focus (in press). Revised and expanded version forthcoming in South Caucasus 2021 (Baku, 2010).


Russia’s Emerging Place in the Eurasian Hydrocarbon Energy Complex
Pages 71–100 in The Globalization of Energy: China and the European Union, edited by M. Parvizi Amineh and Yang Guang (Leiden–Boston: Brill, 2010).


Recent Developments in the Structuration of the Central Asian Hydrocarbon Energy Complex
Pages 61–82 in Asian Energy and Security Challenges, edited by Christopher Len and Alvin Chew (Stockholm: Institute for Security and Development Policy, 2009).


Development of the European Neighbourhood Program in the South Caucasus: An Instance of Incipient Organizational Learning
Global Europe Papers 2008/4 (Department of European Studies, University of Bath). 12 pp.


U.S.–Russian Strategic-Military Relations in Central Asia
Perspectives on Global Development and Technology 6, no. 1–3 (2007): 109–125.
Recent Developments in Cooperative Energy Security
Oil, Gas and Energy Law 5, no. 4 (November 2007).
Bakunin, Mikhail Aleksandrovich
The New Encyclopedia of Unbelief, edited by Thomas Flynn (Amherst, N.Y.: Prometheus Books, 2007), pp. 103–04.


The Paradox of Intentional Emergent Coherence: Organization and Decision in a Complex World
Journal of the Washington Academy of Sciences 91, no 4 (Winter 2006): 9–27.
Only in PDF The OSCE’s Parliamentary Diplomacy in Central Asia and the South Caucasus in Comparative Perspective [PDF, 167Kb]
Studia Diplomatica 59, no. 2 (2006): 79–93.
Current Problems of Global Energy Security in Light of the Caspian Sea Region's Recent Experience [PDF Only in PDF, 142KB]
Oil, Gas and Energy Law 4, no. 1 (May 2006).


De-authoritarization in Uzbekistan?: Analysis and Prospects
Pages 120–141 in Towards Social Stability and Democratic Governance in Central Eurasia: Challenges to Regional Security, edited by Irina Morozova, NATO Science Series 49 (Amsterdam: IOS Press, 2005).


The Sources and Regions of Crisis in the Caucasus
Pages 105–126 in Examination of the Regions of Crisis from the Perspectives of Turkey, NATO and the European Union, and Their Impacts on the Security of Turkey, edited by N.Reşun Ödün (Ankara: Turkish General Staff Printing House, 2004).
     Turkish translation: In 
PDF [PDF, 192Kb] Kafkasya’daki Kriz Kaynakları ve Bölgeleri, pages 105–126 in N. Reşat Ödün (ed.), Türkiye, Nato ve Avrupa Birliği Perspektifinden Kriz Bölgelerinin İncelenmesi ve Türkiye’nin Güvenliğine Etkileri (Ankara: Genelkurmay Basim Evi, 2004).
Central Asia and the West after September 11
Pages 219–231 in NATO and the European Union: New World, New Europe, New Threats, edited by Hall Gardner (London: Ashgate, 2004).


Transnational Policies for Conflict Reduction and Prevention in the South Caucasus
Perspectives on Global Development and Technology 2, nos. 3–4 (December 2003): 615–633. Reprinted at pages 301–319 in Central Eurasia in Global Politics: Conflict, Security, and Development, edited by Mehdi P. Amineh and Hank Houweling (Boston–Leiden: Brill, 2004).
The European Parliament and the EU’s Security and Defence Policy
European Security 12, no. 2 (Summer 2003): 1–20. Principal co-author.
The Caspian Energy Conundrum
Journal of International Affairs 56, no. 2 (Spring 2003): 89–102.


Complexity Science and Knowledge-Creation in International Relations Theory
In Institutional and Infrastructural Resources, in Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (Oxford: EOLSS Publishers for UNESCO, 2002).
The Sources of Kazakhstani Foreign Conduct
Pages 63–76 in Populations, Cultures and Diplomacy, edited by Michael Gervers and Wayne Schlepp, Toronto Studies in Central and Inner Asia no. 5 (Toronto: University of Toronto, Joint Centre for Asia and Pacific Studies, 2001).
Self-Determination Issues in Central Eurasia
Foreign Policy in Focus, Special Report 18 (May 2002): 1–6.
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Turkey and the Geopolitics of Turkmenistan's Natural Gas
Review of International Affairs 1, no. 2 (Winter 2001): 20–33.
The Emergence of International Parliamentary Institutions: New Networks of Influence in World Society
Pages 201–22 in Who Is Afraid of the State? Canada in a World of Multiple Centres of Power, edited by Gordon S. Smith and Daniel Wolfish (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2001). Version française publiée par les Presses de l'Université de Montréal.


Policy Options for Resolving Post-Soviet Ethnic Conflict
Central Asian Survey 19, no. 3–4 (September/December 2000): 451–468.


Cooperative Energy Security in the Caspian Region: A New Paradigm for Sustainable Development?
Global Governance 5, no. 2 (April–June 1999): 251–271.
The Complex Evolution of International Systems and the Nature of the Current International Transition
InterJournal: Complex Systems, No. 255 (1999). Reprinted at pages 515–522 in Unifying Themes in Complex Systems, vol. 2, edited by Yaneer Bar-Yam and Ali Minai (Boulder, Colo.: Westview Press, 2004).
Gorbachev as CEO Roadkill: Lessons for the Modern Corporation for the Soviet Foreign Policy Establishment's Failure to Manage Complexity
Pages 352–370 in Managing Complexity in Organizations: A View in Many Directions, edited by Michael R. Lissack and Hugh P. Gunz (New York: Quorum, 1999).
Казахстан и международное энергетическое развитие [PDF Only in PDF, 662KB]
Энергия Казахстана 2, No. 7 (декабрь 1999): 48–56.


Housing the Orphans of European Security: How to Bring Belarus, Ukraine, and Moldova in from the Cold
Euro–Atlantic Forum 1, no. 2 (Spring 1998).
U.S. Interests and “Cooperative Security” in Abkhazia and Karabakh: Engagement versus Commitment?
Pages 132–144 in Caucasus: War and Peace; The New World Disorder and Caucasia, edited by Mehmet Tütüncü (Haarlem: SOTA, 1998).


A Strategy for Cooperative Energy Security
Caspian Crossroads 3, no. 1 (Summer 1997): 23–29.


Towards Cooperative Energy Security in the South Caucasus
Caucasian Regional Studies 1, no. 1 (1996): 71–81. На русском языке  –  О совместной энергетической безопасности в Южном Кавказе, Кавказские региональные исследование 1, no. 1 (1996): 69–80.


Bringing the National Interest Back In: Lessons for Neorealism from the Former Soviet Area
Cosmos: The Hellenic Yearbook of International Relations 1 (1995): 61–89. Reprinted in S. Brown, R.M. Cutler, M. Evangelista, R. Gilpin, J.D. Grieco, P. Ifestos, S.D. Krasner and A. Platias, International Relations Theory at a Crossroads (New York: Caratzas, 1996).


The Contribution of the European Union, Its Institutions, and Its Members to Co-operative Security for the Soviet Successor States
Federalism and Subsidiarity in External Relations, edited by European Commission (Brussels: European Community Studies Association, 1994).


An Unpublished Source on Bakunin in 1861: The Diary of F.P. Koe
Canadian Slavonic Studies 35, nos. 1–2 (March–June 1993): 121–130.


The Basic Bakunin: Writings, 1869–1871
Great Books in Philosophy Series (Buffalo, N.Y.: Prometheus Books, 1992). Editor, translator and author of Introduction. This books is a reprint of Mikhail Bakunin: From Out of the Dustbin – Bakunin’s Basic Writings, 1869–1871 (Ann Arbor, Mich.: Ardis Publishers, 1985). Excerpts also reprinted at pp. 86–87, 95–96, 220–224, in Anarchism: A Documentary History of Libertarian Ideas, vol. 1, From Anarchy to Anarchism (300CE to 1939), edited by Robert Graham (Montreal–New York–London Black Rose Books, 2005).
International Relations Theory and Soviet Conduct Toward the Multilateral Global-Economic Institutions: GATT, IMF and the World Bank
Pages 105–135 in The USSR and the World Economy, edited by Deborah A. Palmieri (New York: Praeger, 1992).


[Russian Imperial and] Soviet Policy toward Greece and Turkey: A [Comparative International] Systems Perspective
Pages 183–206 in The Greek–Turkish Conflict in the 1990s, edited by Dimitri C. Constas (London: Macmillan, 1991).


Les mutations soviétiques: Analyses et politiques occidentales
Études internationales 21, no. 1 (March 1990): 153–164.
La politique étrangère soviétique à l’aube des années 90
(Quebec City: Centre québécois de relations internationales, 1990). Editor.
L’environnement diplomatique multilatérale et la « nouvelle pensée politique » de Gorbatchev
Pages 9–24 in La politique étrangère soviétique à l’aube des années 90, edited by Robert M. Cutler (Quebec City: Centre québécois de relations internationales, 1990).


La « doctrine Reagan » et la guerre afghane
Pages 71–84 in La politique étrangère américaine de 1988 à 1988 (Quebec City: Centre québécois de relations internationales, 1989).


An Unpublished Letter from M.A. Bakunin to R. Solger
International Review of Social History 33, no. 2 (1988): 212–217.


The Political Economy of East–South Military Transfers
International Studies Quarterly 31, no. 3 (September 1987): 273–299. Principal co-author.
Harmonizing EEC–CMEA Relations: Never the Twain Shall Meet?
International Affairs (London) 63, no.2 (Spring 1987): 259–270. Reprinted at pages 365–381 in The Politics of International Organizations, edited by Paul F. Diehl (Chicago: Dorsey, 1989).
[The Russian Empire,] The Soviet Union and World Order
Pages 76–100 in Global Peace and Security, edited by Wolfram F. Hanrieder (Boulder, Colo.: Westview, 1987).


Domestic and Foreign Influences on Policy Making: The Soviet Union in the 1974 Cyprus Conflict
Soviet Studies 37, no. 1 (January 1985): 60–89.


Economic Issues in East–South Relations
Problems of Communism 33, no. 4 (July–August 1984): 73–80.


East–South Relations at UNCTAD: Global Political Economy and the CMEA
International Organization 37, no. 1 (Winter 1983): 121–142.
Current Trends in Soviet Research on Western Europe
European Studies Newsletter 13, no. 3 (December 1983): 10–12.


The Formation of Soviet Foreign Policy: Organizational and Cognitive Perspectives
World Politics 34, no. 3 (April 1982): 418–436.
Unifying Cognitive-Map and Operational-Code Approaches: A Theoretical Framework and an Empirical Example
Pages 91–121 in Cognitive Dynamics and International Politics, edited by Christer Jönsson (London: Frances Pinter, 1982).


Decision Making and International Relations: The Cybernetic Theory Reconsidered
Michigan Journal of Political Science 1, no. 2 (Fall 1981): 57–63.
East-South Economic Relations
Transnational Perspectives 8, no. 2 (Summer 1981): 14–16.


Soviet Dissent under Khrushchev: An Analytical Study
Comparative Politics 13, no. 1 (October 1980): 15–35.
The View from the Urals: West European Integration in Soviet Perspective and Policy
Pages 80–109 in Western Europe’s Global Reach, edited by Werner J. Feld (New York: Pergamon, 1980).


Trade, Aid, and International Relations
Pages 479–510 in Paul E. Lydolph, Geography of the USSR: Topical Analysis (Elkhart Lake, Wisc.: Misty Valley Publishing, 1979). Co-author.

Dr. Robert M. Cutlerwebsiteemail ] was educated at MIT and The University of Michigan, where he earned a Ph.D. in Political Science, and has specialized and consulted in the international affairs of Europe, Russia, and Eurasia since the late 1970s. He has held research and teaching positions at major universities in the United States, Canada, France, Switzerland, and Russia, and contributed to leading policy reviews and academic journals as well as the print and electronic mass media in three languages.

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