Nicolai N. Petro

University of Rhode Island

Political Science Department

Washburn Hall

Kingston, RI 02881

United States

http://www.npetro.net

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Scholarly Papers (23)

1.

Understanding the Other Ukraine: Identity and Allegiance in Russophone Ukraine

Richard Sakwa and Agnieszka Pikulicka-Wilczewska, eds., Ukraine and Russia: People, Politics, Propaganda and Perspectives, Bristol, United Kingdom: E-International Relations Edited Collections, 2015, pp. 19-35
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 08 Mar 2015
Nicolai N. Petro
University of Rhode Island
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Ukraine, Russia, Donbass, Crimea

2.

Russian Foreign Policy, 2000-2011: From Nation-State to Global Risk Sharing

Portal on Central, Eastern, and Balkan Europe at the University of Bologna, No. 12, July 2011
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 04 Nov 2011
Nicolai N. Petro
University of Rhode Island
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CIS, Dmitry Medvedev, Energy policy, Global risk sharing, Russian foreign policy, Russian national security policy, Sovereign democracy, Vladimir Putin

3.

The Role of the Orthodox Church in a Changing Russia

ISPI Analysis #121 (Institute for the Study of International Politics, Milan, Italy), June 2012
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 27 Jun 2012
Nicolai N. Petro
University of Rhode Island
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Russian Orthodox Church, Modernization, Secularitzation, Russia, Religion

4.

Russia’s Solution to the Global Financial Crisis

The Whitehead Journal of Diplomacy and International Relations, Vol. 12, No. 2, pp. 31-46, Summer/Fall 2011
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 06 Nov 2011
Nicolai N. Petro and Alex V. Kovriga
University of Rhode Island and V.Karazin Kharkov National University
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CIS, Russian foreign policy, Dmitry Medvedev, Vladimir Putin, Global Risk Sharing

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Russia’s Modernization: The Role of the Russian Orthodox Church

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 05 Nov 2011
Nicolai N. Petro
University of Rhode Island
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Russian Orthodox Church, Modernization

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The Great Transformation: How the Putin Plan Altered Russian Society

Institute for the Study of International Politics Policy Brief, No. 32, May 2009
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 05 Nov 2011
Nicolai N. Petro
University of Rhode Island
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Vladimir Putin, Russia, Putin Plan, Dmitry Medvedev, Legal Reform, Democratization

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Islam and Orthodox Christianity in the Caucasus: From Antagonism to Partnership

The Fire Below: How the Caucasus Shaped Russia, Robert Bruce Ware, ed., New York and London: Continuum Press, 2013
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 04 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2013
Nicolai N. Petro
University of Rhode Island
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Russian Orthodox Church, Islam, Caucasus

8.

Creating Social Capital in Russia: The Novgorod Model

World Development, Vol. 29, No. 2, p. 229, 2001
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 05 Nov 2011
Nicolai N. Petro
University of Rhode Island
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Russia, Novgorod, social capital, cultural capital, political myth, history, symbols

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Russia's Orthodox Soft Power

Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs (2015)
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 17 May 2018
Nicolai N. Petro
University of Rhode Island
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Putin, Russia, Soft Power, Russian Orthodox Church, Ukraine

10.

The Legal Case for Russian Intervention in Georgia

Fordham International Law Journal, Vol. 32, No. 5, p. 1524, 2009
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 05 Nov 2011
Nicolai N. Petro
University of Rhode Island
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Russo-Georgian War of 2008, Humanitarian Intervention, Russian foreign policy, P2P, South Ossetia, Abkhazia, Georgia

11.

The Bear Trap: Russia and the West after the Crisis in Georgia

Global Dialogue, Vol. 11, pp. 1-18, August 2009
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 05 Nov 2011
Nicolai N. Petro
University of Rhode Island
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South Ossetia, Georgia, Russian foreign policy, Abkhazia, Russo-Georgian War of 2008

12.

The Cultural Basis of European Security: Analysis and Implication for Ukraine

Соціальна економіка (Social Economics), No.1, pp. 35-41, 2009
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 06 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 26 Sep 2012
Nicolai N. Petro
University of Rhode Island
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Cultural security, Copenhagen School, Ukraine, Eurasia

13.

Our Man in Moscow

The Fletcher Forum of World Affairs, Vol. 29, No. 2, pp. 5-12, Summer 2005
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 05 Nov 2011
Nicolai N. Petro and Alexander Rahr
University of Rhode Island and Deutsche Gesellschaft fuer Auswaerige Politik (DGAP)
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Vladimir Putin, Russia, Democratization, Privatization

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The Origin and Role of U.S. Human Rights Policy

(Проблемы теории и практики управления) Theoretical and Practical Issues of Management, Vol. 15, No. 4, pp. 36-43, April 2011
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 02 Dec 2011
Nicolai N. Petro
University of Rhode Island
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Cold War, U.S. Foreign Policy, U.S. Human Rights Policy

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Reversing Field: A Ukraine-Russia Relationship America Can Love

The American Interest, Vol. 6, No. 2, pp. 37-42, November-December 2010
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 05 Nov 2011
Nicolai N. Petro
University of Rhode Island
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Viktor Yushchenko, Viktor Yanukovych, Ukraine, Russia, Russian foreign policy, U.S. foreign policy

16.

A Tale of Two Regions: Novgorod and Pskov as Models of Symbolic Development

Journal of Socio-Economics, Vol. 35, p. 946, 2006
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 05 Nov 2011
Nicolai N. Petro
University of Rhode Island
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Novgorod, Pskov, Russian regional development, Culture, Symbols

17.

The Russian Orthodox Church

“The Russian Orthodox Church,” in Andrei P. Tsygankov, ed., Routledge Handbook of Russian Foreign Policy, (London: Routledge, 2018), pp. 217-232.
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 23 May 2018
Nicolai N. Petro
University of Rhode Island
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Russia, Russian Orthodox Church, Russian Foreign Policy, Ukraine, CIS, Soft Power

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Four Actors in Search of Security in Eurasia

Журнал Сибирского федерального университета (Journal of the Siberian Federal University), Vol. 4, No. 3, pp. 610-614, 2010
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 06 Nov 2011
Nicolai N. Petro
University of Rhode Island
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Eurasia, cultural security, Chinese foreign policy, Russian foreign policy, U.S. foreign policy, foreign policy of the European Union

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Is Ideological Competition in Europe Necessary?

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 01 Dec 2011
Nicolai N. Petro
University of Rhode Island
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Values Gap, Russia, Europe

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Jak Liberalne I Demokratyczne Kategorie Stosują Się Do Rosji? (Democracy in a Russian Context)

Studia Politologiczne (University of Warsaw, Poland), 2013, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 08 Mar 2013
Nicolai N. Petro
University of Rhode Island
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Russia, democracy, Russian Orthodox Church

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Bringing Ukraine Back into Focus: How to End the New Cold War and Provide Effective Political Assistance to Ukraine

Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs, 2015
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 21 May 2018
Nicolai N. Petro
University of Rhode Island
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Ukraine, Russia, U.S. Foreign Policy, EU Foreign Policy

22.

How to Get from Soviet to Russian Studies

Russia Direct Report #8 (April 2015): 12-19.
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 23 May 2018
Nicolai N. Petro
University of Rhode Island
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Russian Studies, Russia

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The Tragedy of Ukraine: Hard Lessons to Learn from the Classics

“The Tragedy of Ukraine: Hard Lessons to Learn From Classics,” Russia in Global Affairs, vol. 16, № 4 October/December 2018, pp. 52-71. DOI: 10.31278/2618-9844-2018-16-4-52-71
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 03 Apr 2019
Nicolai N. Petro
University of Rhode Island
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Ukraine, Russian-Ukrainian relations, Maidan, Greek tragedy, Donbass, Russophone Ukrainians

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Russia's Mission

“Russia’s Mission,” Journal of International Affairs (Columbia University), November 8, 2018. https://jia.sipa.columbia.edu/online-articles/russias-mission
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 03 Apr 2019
Nicolai N. Petro
University of Rhode Island
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Russian Foreign Policy, Russia, Ukraine