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Library Research and Bibliographic Guide for Central Asian Studies: English Language Materials

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The Research Guide contains selected bibliographies of English-language print resources for Slavic and East European regions. The bibliographies are not meant to be comprehensive, but rather as starting points for researchers. The resources listed are available in the Yale University Libraries. For availability of the listed titles as well as vernacular resources, check the library catalog Orbis. Click on a country above to see its research guide.

This Research and Bibliographic Guide is intended to help students who want to find books and other materials about Central Asia. The guide contains selected bibliographies of English-language print resources for Central Asia in general and the countries which are part of this region - Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan. The bibliographies are not meant to be comprehensive, but rather as starting points for researchers and students. All resources listed are available in the Yale University Libraries. For availability of the listed titles as well as vernacular resources, check the library catalog Orbis. The individual nations of Central Asia noted in the guide are:

Kazakhstan
Kyrgyzstan
Tajikistan
Turkmenistan
Uzbekistan

The guide is designed to help undergraduate and graduate students who are interested in learning more about this fascinating region and its peoples. The guide to English-language materials will serve as a gateway to students and researchers seeking serious and scholarly accounts and analyses of this hitherto obscure part of the world. As noted above, all materials cited are located in the Yale University Library, with the exception of certain on-line materials and websites.

Table of Contents:

Reference Sources History Central Asia in the Post-Soviet Era
Central Asia in International Politics and Relations 1990-
Central Asia, Economic Affairs & Globalization
Cultural Studies - art, literature and languages, etc.
Periodicals
Library Catalogs
Searching for articles and citations
Kazakhstan
Kyrgyzstan
Tajikistan
Turkmenistan
Uzbekistan
Research Programs and Central Asian Studies Worldwide
Associations
Web sites on Central Asian studies and topics
Reference Sources

Map of Central Asia

Central Asian Map

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Atlases and Maps; Geography & Historical Geography

Bregel, Yuri, 1925-
An historical atlas of Central Asia / by Yuri Bregel. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2003.
Location: SML, Map Collection--Atlases, Room 707 (Non-Circulating) Call Number: Folio G2202.21.S1 B7 2003 (LC)

Geographic perspectives on soviet central Asia / edited by Robert A. Lewis ; cartography by Robert R. Churchill and Amanda Tate. London ;New York : Routledge, 1992.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DK851 G46X 1992

National Geographic Society (U.S.). National Geographic Maps.
Caspian Region--promise and peril / produced by National Geographic Maps for the National geographic magazine ; Allen Carroll, director of cartography ; design--Robert E. Pratt ; relief--Tibor Tóth ; art--C. Bruce Morser ; research--Debbie J. Gibbons ... [et al.]. Washington, D.C. : National Geographic Society, 1999.
Location: SML, Map Collection, Room 707 (Non-Circulating) Call Number: 494 1999

United States. Central Intelligence Agency.
The Caucasus and Central Asia. / [Washington, D.C. : Central Intelligence Agency, 2003]
Location: SML, Map Collection, Room 707 (Non-Circulating) Call Number: None.

United States. Central Intelligence Agency.
Commonwealth of Independent States--Central Asian states.
/ [Washington, D.C. : Central Intelligence Agency, 2002]
Location: SML, Map Collection, Room 707 (Non-Circulating) Call Number: Small 35 2002

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Bibliographies

BiblioLine. Middle Eastern & Central Asian studies [electronic resource] / Baltimore, Md. : NISC International, c2002-
Available Online: http://biblioline.nisc.com/scripts/login.dll?BiblioLine&dbname=QMCS
Yale Library database description page
Location: Yale Internet Resource Call Number: None
Notes: Online Resource

Allworth, Edward.
Soviet Asia, bibliographies : a compilation of social science and humanities sources on the Iranian, Mongolian, and Turkic nationalities, with an essay on the Soviet-Asian controversy/ Edward Allworth. / New York : Praeger, 1975.
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Room (Non-Circulating) Call Number: Z3414 M54 A44 (LC)

Behn, Wolfgang.
Index Islamicus, 1665-1905 : a bibliography of articles on Islamic subjects in periodicals and other collective publications/ compiled by W.H. Behn. / Millersville, Pa. (415 Herr Ave., Millersville 17551) : Adiyok, 1989.
Location: SML, Arabic/Islamic Reading, Room 508 (Non-Circulating) Call Number: Z7835 M6 B43 1989

Bregel, Yuri, 1925-
Bibliography of Islamic Central Asia / compiled and edited by Yuri Bregel. Bloomington, IN : Research Institute for Inner Asian Studies, Indiana University, 1995. 3 v.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: Z3411 B73X 1995 (LC)+ Oversize

Index Islamicus (Online)
Index Islamicus [electronic resource] / Bethesda, Md. : Cambridge Scientific Abstracts Internet Database Service
Available Online: http://www.csa3.com/htbin/dbrng.cgi?username=yale52&access=yale5252&cat=socialsci

Index Islamicus / East Grinstead, West Sussex, UK : Bowker-Saur, 1994-
Location: DIVINITY, Trowbridge Reference Room (Non-Circulating)
Call Number: Z7835 M6 L6 (LC). Notes: Latest issues in Trowbridge Reading Room.
Location: SML, Arabic/Islamic Reading, Room 508 (Non-Circulating) Call Number: Z3013 Q342 (LC)
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Room (Non-Circulating) Call Number: Z3013 Q342 (LC)

Pierce, Richard A. (Richard Austin), 1918-
Soviet Central Asia; a bibliography / Berkeley, Calif., Center for Slavic and East European studies University of California [c1966]. 3 v. in 1.
Location: SML, Stacks, Yale Classification Call Number: X887 966P

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Encyclopedias and Dictionaries

Adamec, Ludwig W.
Historical dictionary of Islam / Ludwig W. Adamec. Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 2001.
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Room (Non-Circulating) Call Number: BP50 A33X 2001 (LC)
Location: DIVINITY, Trowbridge Reference Room (Non-Circulating) Call Number: BP50 A33X 2001

Capisani, Giampaolo R.
The handbook of central Asia : a comprehensive survey of the new republics / Giampaolo R. Capisani. London ; New York : I.B. Tauris, 2000.
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Room (Non-Circulating) Call Number: DK851 C365 2000

The Encyclopaedia of Islam / New ed., prepared by a number of leading orientalists ; edited by an editorial committee consisting of H.A.R. Gibb [and others]. Leiden, Brill, 1960-[i.e. 1954]-<2002- >
Location: SML, Arabic/Islamic Reading, Room 508 (Non-Circulating) Call Number: DS37 E51 1954
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Room (Non-Circulating) Call Number: DS37 E5 1954
Location: Yale Internet Resource

Encyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim world/ editor in chief, Richard C. Martin. / New York : Macmillan Reference USA, c2004. 2 v. (xxxv, 823 p.) : ill. ; 29 cm.
Available Online: Table of contents - Yale Internet Resource
Location: DIVINITY, Trowbridge Reference Room (Non-Circulating) Call Number: BP40 .E525X 2004
Location: SML, Southeast Asia Reference, Room 315 (Non-Circulating) Call Number: BP40 .E525X 2004 (LC)+ Oversize
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Room (Non-Circulating) Call Number: BP40.E525X 2004 (LC)+ Oversize

The Islamic world : past and present / John L. Esposito, editor in chief ; associate editors, Abdulaziz Sachedina ... [et al.]. New York : Oxford University Press, 2004. 3 v. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 29 cm.
Available Online: Table of contents
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Room (Non-Circulating) Call Number: DS35.53 I86X 2004+ Oversize. Library has: v.1-v.3

Middle East and Central Asia databook / edited by Edwards Economic Research Inc. London : Europa, c2004. xvi, 484 p. : ill. ; 31 cm.
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Room (Non-Circulating) Call Number: HA4556 .M534 2004 (LC)+ Oversize

The Oxford encyclopedia of the modern Islamic world / John L. Esposito, editor in chief. New York : Oxford University Press, 1995. 4 v. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Location: CCL, Reference, Upper Level Call Number: DS35.53 O95 1995+ Oversize. Library has: v.1-v.4
Location: DIVINITY, Trowbridge Reference Room (Non-Circulating) Call Number: DS35.53 O95 1995 (LC). Library has: v.1-v.4
Location: SML, Arabic/Islamic Reading, Room 508 (Non-Circulating) Call Number: DS35.53 O95 1995+ Oversize
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Room (Non-Circulating) Call Number: DS35.53 O95 1995+ Oversize. Library has: v.1-v.4

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Guidebooks on Central Asia - past and present

Hambly, Gavin, 1934-
Uniform title: [Zentralaisien. English]
Central Asia [by] Gavin Hambly with Alexandre Bennigsen [and others]; [translated from the German]. / London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1969.
Location: CCL, Stacks Call Number: DS785 H34713

Hauner, Milan.
What is Asia to us? : Russia's Asian heartland yesterday and today / Milan Hauner. Boston : Unwin Hyman, 1990.
Location: CCL, Stacks Call Number: DK46 H38 1990

Hopkirk, Kathleen.
A traveller's companion to Central Asia / Kathleen Hopkirk. London : John Murray, 1993.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DS327.4 H67 1993

Hostler, Charles Warren.
The Turks of Central Asia / Charles Warren Hostler. Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 1993.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DS26 H6X 1993

Inoue, Yasushi, 1907-
Uniform title: [Seiiki monogatari. English]
Journey beyond Samarkand.[Translators: Gy¯o Furuta and Gordon Sager]. / 1st ed. Tokyo, Palo Alto, Calif.] : Kodansha International, [1971]
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DS786 I4413

Legg, Stuart.
The heartland. / [1st American ed.]. New York, Farrar, Straus & Giroux [1971, c1970]
Location: CCL, Stacks Call Number: DS786 L44 1971

The New Central Asia and its neighbours / edited by Peter Ferdinand. London : Pinter Publishers : The Royal Institute of International Affairs, 1994.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DK859.5 N49 1994

A Scholars' guide to humanities and social sciences in the Soviet successor states : the Academies of Sciences of Russia, Armenia, Azerbaidzhan, Belarus, Estonia, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kirghizstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, Tadzhikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, and Uzbekistan / Institute of Scientific Information in the Social Sciences (INION), Russian Academy of Sciences[and] Kennan Institute for Advanced Russian Studies, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. [2nd ed.]. Published: Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, c1993.
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Room (Non-Circulating) Call Number: AS258 S36 1993 (LC)

Wheeler, Geoffrey.
The peoples of Soviet Central Asia : a background book. / London, Bodley Head, 1966.
Location: CCL, Stacks Call Number: DK856 W445

Whitlock, Monica.
Beyond the Oxus : the Central Asians / Monica Whitlock. London : John Murray, 2002.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DK944 .W45 2002

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History

General Histories of Central Asia

Adshead, Samuel Adrian M. (Samuel Adrian Miles)
Central Asia in world history / S.A.M. Adshead. London : Macmillan, 1993.
Location: CCL, Stacks Call Number: DS329.4 A375 1993

Central Asia in historical perspective / edited by Beatrice F. Manz. Boulder : Westview Press, c1994.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DK856 C46X 1994

Central Asia reader : the rediscovery of history / edited by H.B. Paksoy. Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, 1994.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DK857 C45X 1994Fletcher, Joseph, 1934-

Studies on Chinese and Islamic Inner Asia / Joseph F. Fletcher ; edited by Beatrice Forbes Manz. Aldershot ; Brookfield, VT : Variorum, 1995.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DS329.4 F56X 1995

Grousset, René, 1885-1952.
Uniform title: [Empire des steppes. English]
The empire of the steppes; a history of central Asia. Translated from the French by Naomi Walford. / New Brunswick, N.J., Rutgers University Press [1970]
Location: CCL, Stacks Call Number: DS785 G7613

McCauley, Martin.
Afghanistan and Central Asia : a modern history / Martin McCauley. Harlow ; New York : Longman, 2002.
Location: CCL, Stacks Call Number: DS371.4 .M33 2002

Rethinking Central Asia : non-Eurocentric studies in history, social structure and identity / edited by Korkut A. Ertürk. 1st ed. Reading, UK : Ithaca Press, c1999. Description: vi, 202 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DS329.4 R48 1999

Sinor, Denis.
Inner Asia: history, civilization, languages; a syllabus. / Bloomington : Indiana University, [c1969]
Location: SML, Asia Reading, Room 219 (Non-Circulating) Call Number: Ft11 In24 96

Soucek, Svatopluk.
A history of inner Asia [electronic resource] / Svat Soucek. Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2000.
Available Online: Online book
Location: Yale Internet Resource Call Number: None Notes: Online ResourceLocal notes: Access is available to the Yale community.

Soucek, Svatopluk.
A history of inner Asia / Svat Soucek. Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2000.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DK856 S66X 2000

Wood, Frances, 1948-
The Silk Road : two thousand years in the heart of Asia / Frances Wood. London : British Library, 2003
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DS33.1 .W59X 2003

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From Pre-history to the Middle Ages

The Cambridge history of early Inner Asia / edited by Denis Sinor. Cambridge [Cambridgeshire] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1990.
Location: DIVINITY, Day Missions Room Call Number: DS329.4 C35 1990 (LC)
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DS329.4 C35 1990

Frye, Richard Nelson, 1920-
The heritage of Central Asia from antiquity to the Turkish expansion / Richard N. Frye. Princeton, N.J. : Markus Wiener Publishers, 1996.
Location: CCL, Stacks Call Number: DS329.4 F78X 1996

Geiss, Paul Georg.
Pre-tsarist and tsarist Central Asia : communal commitment and political order in change / Paul Georg Geiss. London ; New York : RoutledgeCurzon, 2003.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: JQ1080 .G45X 2003 (LC)

Golden, Peter B.
Nomads and sedentary societies in medieval Eurasia / Peter B. Golden ; with a foreword by Michael Adas. Washington, D. C. : American Historical Association, 1998.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DS329.4 G6X 1998

Kwanten, Luc.
Imperial nomads : a history of central Asia, 500-1500 / Luc Kwanten. [Philadelphia] : University of Pennsylvania Press, 1979.
Location: CCL, Stacks Call Number: DS786 K93 - 3 copies available

S¯ankrty¯ayana, R¯ahula, 1893-1963.
History of Central Asia : bronze age (2000 B.C.) to Chengiz Kahn (1227 A.D.). / Calcutta : New Age Publishers, [1964]
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DS785 S26

Sinor, Denis.
Studies in medieval Inner Asia / Denis Sinor. Aldershot, Hampshire ; Brookfield, Vt., USA : Ashgate, 1997.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DS329.4 S56X 1997

Torday, Laszlo.
Mounted archers : the beginning of Central Asian history / Laszlo Torday. Edinburgh : Durham Academic Press, 1997.
Location: CCL, Stacks Call Number: DS329.4 T673 1997

Warfare in inner Asian history : 500-1800 / edited by Nicola Di Cosmo. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2002.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DS329.4 .W368X 2002

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The Russian and Soviet period - 16th century to 1991

Central Asia, 130 years of Russian dominance : a historical overview / edited by Edward Allworth. 3rd ed. Durham : Duke University Press, c1994. xix, 647 p. : ill., maps ; 24 c.
Location: CCL, Stacks Call Number: DK851 C46 1994

Glenn, John, 1963-
The Soviet legacy in Central Asia / John Glenn. Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire : Macmillan Press, 1999.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DK859.56 G57X 1999

Keller, Shoshana.
To Moscow, not Mecca : the Soviet campaign against Islam in Central Asia, 1917-1941 / Shoshana Keller. Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2001.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DK948.85 K45X 2001

Myer, Will, 1968-
Islam and colonialism : western perspectives on Soviet Asia / Will Myer. London ; New York : RoutledgeCurzon, 2002.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DK859.56 M94 2002

Pierce, Richard A.
Russian Central Asia, 1867-1917; a study in colonial rule. / Berkeley, University of California Press, 1960.
Location: CCL, Stacks Call Number: DK858 P54

Rywkin, Michael.
Moscow's Muslim challenge : Soviet Central Asia / Michael Rywkin. Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, c1982.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DK859 R98

Rywkin, Michael.
Russia in Central Asia / [1st ed.]. New York, Collier Books [c1963]
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DK856 R98

Saroyan, Mark.
Minorities, mullahs, and modernity : reshaping community in the late Soviet Union / Mark Saroyan ; edited by Edward W. Walker. Berkeley, Calif. : International and Area Studies, University of California, 1997.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DK509 S26X 1997

Soviet Central Asia : the failed transformation / edited by William Fierman ; with a foreword by Teresa Rakowska-Harmstone. Boulder : Westview Press, 1991.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DK859 S68 1991

Wheeler, Geoffrey.
The modern history of Soviet Central Asia. / London, Weidenfeld and Nicolson, [1964]
Location: CCL, Stacks Call Number: DK856 W44

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Historical sources on Central Asia

The Cities and routes of the great Silk Road : on Central Asia documents / Y.F. Buryakov ... [et al.]. Tashkent : Sharg, 1999.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DS327.7 .C47 1999+ Oversize

From Alexander the Great to Kül Tegin : studies in Bactrian, Pahlavi, Sanskrit, Arabic, Aramaic, Armenian, Chinese, Türk, Greek, and Latin sources for the history of pre-Islamic Central Asia / edited by J. Harmatta. Budapest : Akadémiai Kiadó, 1990.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DS329.4 F76X 1990

From Hecataeus to al-Huw¯arizm¯i : Bactrian, Pahlavi, Sogdian, Persian, Sanskrit, Syriac, Arabic, Chinese, Greek, and Latin sources for the history of pre-Islamic Central Asia / edited by J. Harmatta. Budapest : Akadémiai Kiadó, 1984.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DS786 F76 1984

Haydar M¯irz¯a, 1499 or 1500-1551.
Uniform title: [T¯ar¯ikh-i Rash¯id¯i. English]
A history of the Moghuls of Central Asia; being the Tarikh-i-Rashidi of Mirza Muhammad Haidar, Dughlát. / An English version edited, with commentary, notes and map by N. Elias. The translation by E. Denison Ross. London, Curzon Press; New York, Barnes and Noble [1972]
Location: CCL, Stacks Call Number: DS19 H3613 1972

Haydar M¯irz¯a, 1499 or 1500-1551.
T¯ar¯ikh-i Rash¯id¯i : a history of the Khans of Moghulistan / English translation and annotation by W. M. Thackston. Cambridge, MA : Harvard University, 1996.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DS19 H3613 1996+ Oversize
Haydar M¯irz¯a, 1499 or 1500-1551.
Uniform title: [T¯ar¯ikh-i Rash¯id¯i. English.]

T¯ar¯ikh-i Rash¯id¯i of Mirza Muhammad Haidar : a history of the Moghuls of Central Asia / an English version edited, with commentary, notes and map N. Elias : the translation by E. Dennison Ross. Frankfurt am Main : Institute for the History of Arabic-Islamic Science at the Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, 1994. Description: 2 v.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DS19 H3613 1994

Paksoy, H. B., 1948-
Alpamysh : central Asian identity under Russian rule / H.B. Paksoy. 1st AACAR ed. Hartford, Conn. : Association for the Advancement of Central Asian Research, 1989.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DK847 P35 1989

Prolegomena to the sources on the history of pre-Islamic Central Asia / edited by J. Harmatta. Budapest : Akadémiai Kiadó, 1979.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DS785 A34

Studies in the sources on the history of pre-Islamic Central Asia / edited by J. Harmatta. Budapest : Akadémiai Kiadó, 1979.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DS327 S89

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Central Asia in the Post-Soviet Era

Akbarzadeh, Shahram.
Islam in perspective : the triumph of Islamic traditions in Central Asia / Shahram Akbarzadeh. Carlton, Vic, Australia : University of Melbourne, Centre for Russian and Euro-Asian Studies, [1994]
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: BP63 A34 A38X 1994 (LC)+ Oversize

Akiner, Shirin.
Central Asia : conflict or stability and development / by Shirin Akiner. [London : Minority Rights Group, 1997].
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DK859.5 A65 1995+ Oversize

Central Asia : aspects of transition / edited by Tom Everett-Heath. London : RoutledgeCurzon ; New York : Routledge, 2003.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DK851 .C459 2003

Central Asia in focus : political and economic issues / Lydia M. Buyers, (editor). New York : Nova Science Pub., 2003.
Location: SOCIAL SCIENCE (SSL) Call Number: HC420.3 C453X 2003 (LC)

Civil society in Central Asia / edited by M. Holt Ruffin, Daniel C. Waugh. Seattle, Wa. : University of Washington Press, 1999.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: JQ1086 C58X 1999 (LC)

Haghayeghi, Mehrdad.
Islam and politics in Central Asia / Mehrdad Haghayeghi. New York : St. Martin's Press, 1995.
Location: CCL, Stacks Call Number: DK859.5 H34 1995

Hiro, Dilip.
Between Marx and Muhammad : the changing face of Central Asia / Dilip Hiro. London : HarperCollins, 1994.
Location: CCL, Stacks Call Number: DK859.5 H57 1994

Humphrey, Caroline.
The end of Nomadism? : society, state, and the environment in Inner Asia / Caroline Humphrey and David Sneath. Durham, NC : Duke University Press, 1999.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: GN635 S64 H85X 1999 (LC)

Hunter, Shireen.
Central Asia since independence / Shireen T. Hunter. Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 1996.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DK859.5 H86X

In the tracks of Tamerlane : Central Asia's path to the 21st century / edited by Daniel L. Burghart, Theresa Sabonis-Helf. Washington, D.C. : Center For Technology and National Security Policy, National Defense University, 2004.
Available Online: Table of contents Connect to Table of contents
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DK859.56 .I5X 2004

Jones Luong, Pauline.
Institutional change and political continuity in Post-Soviet Central Asia : power, perceptions, and pacts / Pauline Jones Luong. Cambridge, U.K. ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2002.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: JQ1090 A58 L86X 2002 (LC)

Kul´chik, IU. G.
Central Asia after the empire / Yuriy Kulchik, Andrey Fadin, and Victor Sergeev. London : Chicago, IL. : Pluto Press ; Amsterdam : Transnational Institute, 1996.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DK859.5 K85X 1996

Landau, Jacob M.
Politics of language in the ex-Soviet Muslim states : Azerbayjan, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan, Tajikistan / Jacob M. Landau, Barbara Kellner-Heinkele. London : Hurst, c2001.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: P119.32 A783 L36X 2001 (LC)

Peimani, Hooman, 1957-
Failed transition, bleak future? [electronic resource] : war and instability in Central Asia and the Caucasus / Hooman Peimani. Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2002.
Available Online: Online book
Location: Yale Internet Resource. Call Number: None. Notes: Online Resource.
Local notes: Access is available to the Yale community.

Peimani, Hooman, 1957-
Failed transition, bleak future? : war and instability in Central Asia and the Caucasus / Hooman Peimani. Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2002.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DK859.5 P45X 2002

Poliakov, Sergei Petrovich.
Uniform title: [Bytovoi islam. English]
Everyday Islam : religion and tradition in rural Central Asia / by Sergei P. Poliakov ; edited with an introduction by Martha Brill Olcott ; translated by Anthony Olcott. Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, c1992.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DK859 P65X13 1992

Power and change in Central Asia / edited by Sally N. Cummings. London ; New York : Routledge, 2002.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: JQ1080 P68X 2002 (LC)

Rashid, Ahmed.The resurgence of Central Asia : Islam or nationalism? / Ahmed Rashid. London ; New Jersey : Zed Books, 1994.
Location: CCL, Stacks Call Number: DK859 R37X 1994

Rashid, Ahmed.
Taliban : militant Islam, oil and fundamentalism in Central Asia / Ahmed Rashid. New Haven, Conn. : Yale University Press, 2001.
Location: CCL, Stacks Call Number DS371.3 R375 2001 - 2 copies available

Roy, Olivier, 1949-
Uniform title: [Nouvelle Asie centrale, ou, La fabrication des nations. English]
The new Central Asia : the creation of nations / Olivier Roy. London : I. B. Tauris, 2000.
Location: CCL, Stacks Call Number: DK859.5 R6813 2000

The transformation of Central Asia : states and societies from Soviet rule to independence / edited by Pauline Jones Luong. Ithaca, N.Y. ; London : Cornell University Press, 2004.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: HN670.22.A8 T73X 2004 (LC)

Trofimov, Dmitry A.
Islam in the political culture of the former Soviet Union : Central Asia and Azerbaijan / Dmitry A. Trofimov. Hamburg : Institut für Friedensforschung und Sicherheitspolitik, [1995]
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DK859.5 T76 1995

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Central Asia in International Politics and Relations 1990-

Ahrari, Mohammed E.
The new great game in Muslim Central Asia / M.E. Ahrari with James Beal. Washington, DC : Institute for National Strategic Studies, National Defense University, [1996]
Available Online: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS7951
Location: MUDD, Gov't Documents Center, Microform (Non-Circulating) Call Number: D 5.416:47

Anderson, John, Dr.
The international politics of Central Asia / John Anderson. Manchester, Eng. ; New York : Manchester University Press : Distributed exclusively in the USA by St. Martin's Press, 1997.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DK857.5 A53X 1997

Central Asia : a gathering storm? / edited by Boris Rumer. Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, 2002.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DK859.56 C46X 2002

Central Asia and the world : Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, and Turkmenistan / edited by Michael Mandelbaum. New York : Council on Foreign Relations Press, c1994.
Location: Social Science Library, Economic Growth Center Collection Call Number: 6A/C DK859.5 C456 1994

Central Asia : its strategic importance and future prospects / edited by Hafeez Malik. New York : St. Martin's Press, 1994.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DK859.5 C46X 1994

Central Eurasia in global politics : conflict, security, and development / edited by Mehdi Parvizi Amineh and Henk Houweling. / Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2004.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: JQ1080 .C46X 2004 (LC)

Challenges for the former Soviet south / Roy Allison, editor. Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, c1996.
Location: SOCIAL SCIENCE (SSL) Call Number: DK859.5 C5X 1996 (LC)

Ethnic challenges beyond borders : Chinese and Russian perspectives of the Central Asian conundrum / edited by Yongjin Zhang and Rouben Azizian. London : Macmillan ; New York : St. Martin's Press in association with St. Antony's College, Oxford, 1998
Location: SOCIAL SCIENCE (SSL) Call Number: DK859.57 E86X 1998

From the Gulf to Central Asia : players in the new great game / edited by Anoushiravan Ehteshami. / Exeter : University of Exeter Press, 1994.
Location: CCL, Stacks Call Number: DK859.5 F76 1994

MacFarlane, S. Neil.
Western engagement in the Caucasus and Central Asia / S. Neil MacFarlane. London : Royal Institute of International Affairs, Russia and Eurasia Programme, 1999.
Location: SOCIAL SCIENCE (SSL) Call Number: DK859.5 M23 1999 (LC)

Meyer, Karl Ernest.
The dust of empire : the race for mastery in the Asian heartland / by Karl Meyer. 1st ed. New York : PublicAffairs, 2003.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DS329.4 .M46X 2003

Meyer, Karl Ernest.
Tournament of shadows : the great game and race for empire in Central Asia / Karl E. Meyer & Shareen Blair Brysac. / Washington, D.C. : Counterpoint, 1999.
Location: LSF Call Number: DS329.4 M47 1999

Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DS329.4 .M47 1999

The New geopolitics of Central Asia and its borderlands / edited by Ali Banuazizi and Myron Weiner. Bloomington : Indiana University Press, c1994.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DS329.4 N48X 1994

Russia, the Caucasus, and Central Asia : the 21st century security environment / by Rajan Menon, Yuri E. Fedorov, and Ghia Nodia, editors. Armonk, NY : M.E. Sharpe, 1999.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: UA770 R8188X 1999 (LC)

United States. Congress. House. Committee on International Relations. Subcommittee on the Middle East and Central Asia.
Central Asia : terrorism, religious extremism, and regional stability : hearing before the Subcommittee on the Middle East and Central Asia of the Committee on International Relations, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eighth Congress, first session, October 29, 2003.
/ Washington : U.S. G.P.O. : For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., 2004. Available Online: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS45123
Location: MUDD, Government Documents Center (Non-Circulating) Call Number: Y 4.IN 8/16:AS 4/14

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs. Subcommittee on Europe and the Middle East.
United States policy toward Central Asia : hearing before the Subcommittee on Europe and the Middle East of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Second Congress, second session, April 28, 1992. / Washington : U.S. G.P.O. : For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office, 1992.
Location: MUDD, Government Documents Center (Non-Circulating) Call Number: Y 4.F 76/1:C 33/13

United States. Congress. House. Committee on International Relations. Subcommittee on the Middle East and South Asia.
U.S. policy in Central Asia : hearing before the Subcommittee on the Middle East and South Asia of the Committee on International Relations, House of Representatives, One Hundred Seventh Congress, first session, June 6, 2001. / Washington : U.S. G.P.O. : For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. [Congressional Sales Office], 2001.
Location: MUDD, Government Documents Center (Non-Circulating) Call Number: Y 4.IN 8/16:AS 4/9

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Central Asia, Economic Affairs & Globalization

Central Asia and the new global economy / edited by Boris Rumer. / Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, c2000.
Location: SOCIAL SCIENCE (SSL) Call Number: HC420.3 C44X 2000 (LC)

Eastern Europe, Russia and Central Asia. / London, England : Europa Publications, 2000-
Location: MUDD, Social Science Collection Call Number: HC244 A1 E225X (LC) Library has: 1st ed(2000)-4th ed(2004)
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Room (Non-Circulating) Call Number: HC244.A1 E293 (LC)+ Oversize. Library has: 4th ed.(2004)
Location: Social Science Library, Reference Call Number: HC244 A1 E225X (LC)+ Oversize. Library has: 5th ed.(2005)

Forsythe, Rosemarie.
The politics of oil in the Caucasus and Central Asia / Rosemarie Forsythe. / London ; New York : Oxford University Press for International Institute for Strategic Studies, 1996.

Gleason, Gregory.
Markets and politics in Central Asia : structural reform and political change / Gregory Gleason.
/ London ; New York : Routledge, 2003.
Location: SOCIAL SCIENCE (SSL) Call Number: HC420.3 G57X 2003 (LC)

Islamov, Bakhtior.
The Central Asian states ten years after : how to overcome traps of development, transformation and globalisation? / by Bakhtior A. Islamov. / Tokyo : Maruzen Co., Ltd., 2001.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: HC420.3 I75 2001 (LC)

Kubicek, Paul.
Nation, state, and economy in Central Asia : does Atatürk provide a model? / Paul Kubicek. / Seattle, WA : Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies, University of Washington, 1997.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DK859.5 K83 1997

Miyamoto, Akira.
Natural gas in Central Asia : industries, markets and export options of Kazakstan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan / Akira Miyamoto. / London : Royal Institute of International Affairs, Energy and Environmental Programme ; Washington, DC : Distributed by The Brookings Institution, 1997.
Location: SOCIAL SCIENCE (SSL) Call Number: HD9581 A7532 M588X 1997 (LC)

Oil, transition and security in Central Asia / edited by Sally N. Cummings. / London ; New York : RoutledgeCurzon, 2003
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: JQ1080 .O39X 2003 (LC)

Politics and economics of Central Asia / A.J. Armanini [editor]. / Huntington, N.Y. : Novinka Books, c2002.
Location: SOCIAL SCIENCE (SSL) Call Number: DK859 P655 2002 (LC)

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Cultural Studies - art, literature and languages, etc.

Cabbar, Settar.
Kurtulu¸s yolunda : a work on Central Asian literature in a Turkish-Uzbek mixed language / by Settar Cabbar ; edited, translated and linguistically revisited by A. Sumru Özsoy, Claus Schönig, Esra Karabacak, with contribution from Ingeborg Baldauf. / Istanbul : In Kommission bei Franz Steiner Verlag, Stuttgart, 2000.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: PL56.5 C23X 2000

Dictionary of the Turkic languages : English, Azerbaijani, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Tatar, Turkish, Turkmen, Uighur, Uzbek / Kurtulus Oztopcu ... et al. / London ; New York : Routledge, 1996.
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Room (Non-Circulating) Call Number: PL26 D53X 1996

Knobloch, Edgar.
Beyond the Oxus: archaeology, art & architecture of Central Asia. / London : Benn; Totowa, N.J., Rowman & Littlefield, 1972.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DS786 K56

Languages and scripts of Central Asia / edited by Shirin Akiner and Nicholas Sims-Williams. / London : School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, 1997.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: PL1 L362 1997

Menges, Karl Heinrich, 1908-
The Turkic languages and peoples : an introduction to Turkic studies / Karl H. Menges.
Edition: 2nd, rev. ed. Published: Wiesbaden : Harrassowitz, 1995.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DS17 S63 42

Sinor, Denis.
Inner Asia: history, civilization, languages; a syllabus.
Published: Bloomington : Indiana University, [1969]
Location: SML, Asia Reading, Room 219 (Non-Circulating) Call Number: Ft11 In24 96

Witzel, Michael.
Linguistic evidence for cultural exchange in prehistoric western Central Asia / by Michael Witzel. / Philadelphia, USA : Dept. of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, University of Pennsylvania, 2003.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: PL1001 S56 129+ Oversize

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Periodicals

Many of these can also be found on-line in Orbis.

Asia major. / Princeton, N.J. [etc.] Princeton University Press [etc.]
Location: Linguistics Seminar, Room 302 HGS, phone (203) 432-2450 Call Number: Fd10 As412
Location: MUDD LIBRARY, Divinity Call Number: ZP As415
Location: SML, American Oriental Society, Room 329 (Non-Circulating) Call Number: no call number
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DS501 A65 1988-
Location: SML, Stacks, Yale Classification Call Number: Fd10 As41 1924-35
Location: SML, Stacks, Yale Classification Call Number: Fd10 As413 1944
Location: SML, Stacks, Yale Classification Call Number: non-circ Fd10 As412 1949-75

Central Asian survey. / Oxford, England : Oxford Microform Publications, c1982-
Available Online: Ingenta Select. Access is restricted to the Yale IP domain.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DS327 C39

Central Asian survey [electronic resource]. / Oxford, England : Oxford Microform Publications, c1982- Available Online:
Full text from 03/01/1999 to 1 year ago (Academic Search Premier)

Full text from 03/01/1999 to present (Taylor & Francis Journals)
Location: Yale Internet Resource Call Number:

Central Asiatic journal. / Wiesbaden [etc.] O. Harrassowitz [etc.] 1955-
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DS785 A1 C45
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DS785 A1 C45A Indexes: v.1/10(1955/1965)

Eastern Europe, Russia and Central Asia. / London, England : Europa Publications, 2000-
Location: MUDD, Social Science Collection Call Number: HC244 A1 E225X (LC)

Library has: 1st ed(2000)-4th ed(2004)
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Room (Non-Circulating) Call Number: HC244.A1 E293 (LC)+ Oversize. Library has: 4th ed.(2004)
Location: Social Science Library, Reference Call Number: HC244 A1 E225X (LC)+ Oversize. Library has: 5th ed.(2005)

Inner Asia (White Horse Press)
Inner Asia. / Cambridge, UK : The White Horse Press for the Mongolia and Inner Asia Studies Unit at the University of Cambridge, c1999-
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DS327 I549X
Notes: Current issues in SML Periodical Room. (Section 2)

Political risk yearbook. Volume 8, Central & South Asia. / East Syracuse, NY : PRS Group, c1999-
Location: MUDD, Social Science Collection Call Number: JQ21 A1 P64 (LC)+ Oversized. Library has: 2001-2004
Location: Social Science Library, Reference Call Number: JQ21 A1 P64 (LC)+ Oversized. Library has: 2005

Royal Central Asian Society.
Journal of the Royal Central Asian Society. / London.
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: DS1 R6

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Library Catalogs

Yale University Library on-line catalog -

Orbis Library Catalog
Records for over 10 million items located in 22 libraries in Yale libraries. Orbis does not contain articles in journals.
Search help is available when you enter into the search screen of the Orbis on-line catalog. A detailed help page can also be found with the Help button here - Help
Some examples of Library of Congress subject headings (and terms) for Central Asia:
Asia, Central
Asia, Central--Bibliography
Kazakhstan--Biography--Dictionaries
Turkmenistan--Politics and government--1991- --Periodicals
Kazakh language
Kazakh language--Dictionaries--English

A very useful handbook and guide of the Library of Congress subject headings is:
Library of Congress.
Title: Library of Congress subject headings / Subject Cataloging Division, Processing Department.
Published: Washington : Library of Congress, 1975-
Location: SML, Stacks, LC Classification Call Number: Z695 U54 (LC)+ Notes: Latest issues in Catalog Reference. Library retains latest edition only. Library has: 27th ed.(2004)

This is a multi-volume set in a red binding and can be found in the main nave of the computer cluster in the Sterling Memorial Library, near the Reference Desk. It is a valuable resource for the researcher trying to locate resources on specific items of interest.

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Research Programs and Central Asian Studies world-wide

Research Institutions in Central Asian Studies

Belgium

Name (loc): **
Name (Eng): European Institute for Asian Studies (EURASIA)
Address: Rue de Deux Eglises, 35 \ 1000 Brussel
Tel.: [32](2)230-81-22
Fax: [32](2)230-54-02
E-mail: 100710.323@compuserve.com

People's Republic of China

Name (Eng): Dept. of Central Asia \ Central Institute for Nationalities
Address: 27 Baishiqiao Road \ Beijing 100081

Name (Eng): Institute of East European, Russian Federation & Central Asian Studies \ Chinese Academy of Social Sciences
Address: 3 Zhangzizhong Lu \ [P.O. Box 1103] \ Beijing 100007
Postal Add: POB 1103 \ Beijing

France

Name (loc): Association de Recherches et d'Informaton sur l'Asie centrale [ARIAC]
Name (Eng): Association de Recherches et d'Informaton sur l'Asie centrale [ARIAC]
Address: Maison des Sciences de l'Homme, Bureau 108 \ 54, boulevard Raspail \ 75006

Name (loc): CNRS UPR 315: Archéologie de l'Asie Centrale: peuplement, milieux, techniques
Address: 27, rue Damesme \ F-75013 Paris
Tel.: [33](1)45-80-27-77
Fax: [33](1)45-80-15-53

Name (loc): Centre de Recherche sur l'Asie Centrale et la Haute Asie \ Instituts d'Extrême-Orient \ Collège de France
Address: 52, rue du Cardinal-Lemoine \ F-75231 Paris Cedex 05

Germany

Name (loc): Institut für Turkologie
Address: Podbielskiallee 58 \ D-14195 Berlin

Name (loc): Kommission für Zentralasiatische Studien \ Bayerische Akademie der Wissenschaften
Address: Marstallplatz 8 \ 80539 Munich
Tel.: [49](89)23-03-11-94
Fax: [49](89)23-03-11-00

Iran

Name (Eng): Center for Central Asian and Caucasus Research \ Institute of Political and International Studies, Tehran [IPIS]
Address: Shaheed Bahonar Ave. \ Shaheed Aghaii St. \ Tehran
Postal Add: P.O. Box 19395/1793 \ Tehran
Tel.: 257-1010 -1011 -1012 -1013 -1014
Fax: [98](21)801-9859 270-964
E-mail: ipis@neda.net, ipis@www.dci.co.ir, ipis@vax.ipm.ac.ir

Japan

Name (Eng): Center of Silk Road Studies \ The Nara International Foundation
Address: Kintetsu Station Bldg. F6 \ Nara 630

United Kingdom

Name (loc): Central Asian Studies Unit \ The Islamic Foundation
Address: Ratby Lane, Markfield \ Leicester LE67 9RN

United States of America

Name (loc): Center for the Study of Eurasian Nomads
Address: 1607 Walnut Street \ Berkeley, CA 94709
Postal Add:
Tel.: [1](510)549-3708
Fax: [1](510)849-3137
E-mail: jkimball@csen.org
WWW: http://garnet.berkeley.edu/~jkimball/

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University Programs in Central Asian Studies

Canada

Name (loc): Central & Inner Asian Seminar \ University of Toronto
Address: East Asian Studies \ University of Toronto \ Toronto, Ontario M5A 1A5
E-mail: schlepp@epas.utoronto.ca
WWW: http://www.utoronto.ca/deeds/cias/index.html

China

Name (Eng): Central Asia Research Institute \ Lanzhou University
Address: Lanzhou City, Gansu Province 730000

Name (Eng): Mid-Asia Cultural Research Institute \ Xinjiang University
Address: 14 Shengli Road \ Urumqi 830046, Xinjiang
Tel.: [86](991)286-27-60
WWW: http://xju1.xju.edu.cn/

Germany

Name (loc): Zentrum für Asien- und Afrikawissenschaften Zentralasiatisches Institut \ Humboldt-Universität Berlin
Address: Unter den Linden 6 \ D-10099 Berlin
Tel.: [49](30)10-93-66-60
Fax: [49](30)20-93-66-66

Name (loc): Orientalisches Seminar \ Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
Address: Adenaverallee 102 \ D-53113 Bonn
Tel.: [49](228)73-74-62
Fax: [49](228)73-55-79

Name (loc): Seminar für Turkologie und Zentralasienkunde \ Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
Address: Papendiek 16 \ D-37073 Göttingen

Name (loc): Seminar für Turkologie und Zentralasienkunde \ Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
Address: Papendiek 16 \ 37073 Göttingen

Tel.: [49](551)39-45-61
Fax: [49](551)39-96-12

Name (loc): Institut für Indologie und Zentralasienwissenschaften \ Universität Leipzig
Address: Schillerstrasse 6 \ D-04109 Leipzig
Postal Add:
Tel.: [49](341)973-71-20
Fax: [49](341)960-51-87

Hungary

Name (loc): [Dept. of Inner Asian Studies] \ Eötvös Loránd Tudományegyetem [ELTE]
Name (Eng): Loránd Eötvös University
Address: Izabella u. 46 \ H-1064 Budapest

India

Name (loc): Central Asian Studies \ School of International Studies \ Jawaharlal Nehru University
Name (Eng): Jawaharlal Nehru University \ School of International Studies \ Central Asian Studies
Address: New Mehrauli Road \ New Delhi 110067

Name (loc): Centre for the Study of Central Asia \ University of Kashmir
Name (Eng): University of Kashmir \ Centre for the Study of Central Asia
Address: Hazratbal \ Srinagar 190006

Japan

Name (Eng): Dept. of History \ Division of West Asian History \ Kyoto University
Address: Yoshida-Honmachi \ Sakyo-ku \ Kyoto 606-01

Pakistan

Name (loc): Centre for Central Asian Studies \ Quaid-i-Azam University
Name (Eng): Quaid-i-Azam University \ Centre for Central Asian Studies
Address: POB 1090 \ Islamabad 45320
Tel.: 82-48-01

Name (loc): Institute of Central and West Asian Studies \ University of Karachi
Name (Eng): University of Karachi \ Institute of Central and West Asian Studies
Address: 109 Faculty of Arts \ Karachi 75270

Sweden

Name (loc): Section of Central Asian Studies \ Institute of Oriental Languages \ Stockholm University
Address: Kräftriket 4 \ S-106 91 Stockholm
Tel.: [46](8)16-31-19
Fax: 46](8)15-54-64
E-mail: birgit.schlyter@orient.su.se

Turkey

Name (Eng): Center for Central Asian Studies \ Dept. of International Relations \ Bilkent University
Address: Main Campus FEASS Bldg., Rm. 302 \ Bilkent Universitesi \ Ankara

Name (loc): Karadeniz ve Orta Asya Arastirmalari Merkezi [KORA] \ Middle East Technical University
Name (Eng): Center for Black Sea and Central Asian Studies
Address: Inönü Bulvari \ Ankara 06531
Tel.: [90](312) 310-20-46
Fax: [90](312) 210-3051
E-mail: kora@rorqual.cc.metu.edu.tr

United Kingdom

Name (loc): Central Asian Research Forum \ School of Oriental & African Studies \ University of London
Address: Russell Square \ London WC1H 0XG
E-mail: carf@soas.ac.uk

United States of America

Name (loc): Berkeley Program in Soviet and Post-Soviet Studies \ University of California at Berkeley
Address: 361 Stephens Hall # 2304 \ Berkeley, CA 94720-2304
Tel.: 510/643-6737
Fax: 510/643-5045
E-mail: bsp@socrates.berkeley.edu
WWW: http://socrates.berkeley.edu/~bsp/

Name (loc): Central Asia/Silk Road Working Group \ University of California, Berkeley
Address: c/o Department of Near Eastern Studies \ University of California \ 250 Barrows Hall \ Berkeley, CA 94720

Name (loc.) University of California, Berkeley
Institute of Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies
Address: 260 Stephens Hall #2304, Berkeley, California 94720-2304
Tel: (510) 642-3230
Fax: (510) 643-5045
E-mail: iseees@uclink4.berkeley.edu
http://socrates.berkeley.edu/%7Eiseees/

University of California, Los Angeles
Center for European and Eurasian Studies
11367 Bunche Hall, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1446
Campus Mail Code: 144603
Tel: (310) 825-4060
Fax: (310) 206-3555
E-mail: vwheeler@international.ucla.edu
http://www.isop.ucla.edu/euro/

Name: Center for Russian, East European & Eurasian Studies (CREEES) \ Stanford University
Address: Building 40, Main Quad, Stanford, CA 94305-2006
Tel: (650) 723-3562
Fax: (650) 725-6119
WWW: http://www.stanford.edu/dept/CREES/

Name (loc): Center for International and Area Studies \ Yale University
Address: Box 208206, New Haven, CT 06520-8206
Tel: (203) 432-3410;
fax: (203) 432-9383
WWW: http://www.yale.edu/ycias/

Name: Slavic & East European Collections, Yale University Library
Address: Yale University Library, P.O. Box 208240, 130 Wall Street
New Haven, CT 06520-8240
Phone: (203) 432-1861
Fax: (203) 432-7231
E-mail: tatjana.lorkovic@yale.edu
WWW: http://www.library.yale.edu/slavic/

Name (loc): Center for Eurasian, Russian Federation and East European Studies [CERE] \ Georgetown University
E-mail: ceres@guvax.georgetown.edu
WWW: http://www.georgetown.edu/sfs/ceres/ceres/htm

Name (loc): Central Asia-Caucasus Institute \ School of Advanced International Studies \ Johns Hopkins University
Address: 1619 Massachusetts Avenue, NW \ Washington, DC 20036-2213
Tel.: 1-202-663-7721
Fax: 1-202-663-7785
E-mail: caci2@mail.jhuwash.jhu.edu
WWW: http://www.cacianalyst.org/index1.htm

Name (loc): Center for Russian Federation, East European & Eurasian Studies \ University of Iowa
E-mail: reees@uiowa.edu
WWW: http://www.iowa.edu/~cics/reees/reees_home.html

Name (loc): Center for Middle Eastern Studies \ University of Chicago
Promotes the study of the region extending from Morocco to Kazakhstan since the rise of Islam.

Address: 5848 S. University Ave. \ Chicago, IL 60637
Tel.: 312/702-8297
Fax: 312/702-2587
E-mail: mschrist@midway.uchicago.edu
WWW: http://www.cmes.uchicago.edu/

Name (loc): The Center for East European, Russian and Eurasian Studies, University of Chicago Address: 1126 E. 59th Street, Box 78
Chicago, IL 60637
Telephone: (773) 702-8377
WWW: http://ceeres.uchicago.edu/center.html

Name (loc): Dept. of Central Eurasian Studies \ Indiana University
Address: 157 Goodbody Hall \ Indiana University \ Bloomington, IN 47405
WWW: http://www.indiana.edu/~ceus/index.html

Name (loc): Inner Asian & Uralic National Research Center \ Indiana University
Address: Goodbody Hall 324 \ Bloomington, IN 47405-2401
Tel.: [1](812)855-2398
Fax: [1](812)855-7500
E-mail: iaunrc@indiana.edu
WWW: http://www.indiana.edu/~iaunrc/

Name: (loc) Research Institute for Inner Asian Studies \ Indiana University
Address: 329 Goodbody Hall \ Bloomington, IN 47405
Tel.: 812-855-1605 (office) ; 812-855-9510 (library)
Fax: 812-855-7500
E-mail: rifias @ indiana.edu
WWW: http://www.indiana.edu/~rifias/RIFIAS_and_Inner_Asian_Studies.htm

Committee on the Ph.D. degree in Inner Asian and Altaic Studies / Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138
Tel: (617) 495-3777
Fax: (617) 495-4306 iaas@fas.harvard.edu ...
WWW: http://www.fas.harvard.edu/~iaas/introduction.html

Name (loc): Program on Central Asia and the Caucasus \ Harvard University
Address: 625 Massachusetts Ave. \ Cambridge, MA 02139
Tel.: +1/617-496-2643
Fax: +1/617-495-8319
E-mail: centasia@fas.harvard.edu
WWW: http://centasia.fas.harvard.edu/

Name (loc): Dept. of Slavic & Central Asian Languages & Literatures \ University of Minnesota
Address: 245 Eliot Hall \ 75 E. River Road \ Minneapolis, MN 55455
WWW: http://www.ilasll.umn.edu/ilasll-web/Slavic.html#CAS

Name (loc): Center for Slavic, Eurasian & East Eurasian Studies \ Duke University & University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
E-mail: mnewcity@acpub.duke.edu
WWW: http://www.unc.edu/depts/slavic/

Name (loc): Institute for the Transregional Study of the Contemporary Middle East, North Africa, & Central Asia \ Princeton University
Address: 227 Bendheim Hall \ Center for International Studies \ Princeton, NJ 08544-1022
Tel.: 609/258-2178
Fax: 609/258-3988
E-mail: transreg@wws.princeton.edu
WWW: http://www.princeton.edu/~transreg/

Name (loc): The Harriman Institute \ Columbia University
Address: 20 West 118th Street
12th Floor MC 3345, New York, NY 10027
Tel.: 212.854.4623
Fax: 212.666.3481
WWW: http://www.columbia.edu/cu/sipa/REGIONAL/HI/home.html

Name (loc): The Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies
The University of Texas at Austin
Address: 1 University Station, A1600 Austin, TX 78712-0117
Phone: (512) 471-7782
Fax: (512) 471-3368

E-mail: l1ses@utxdp.dp.utexas.edu
WWW: http://www.utexas.edu/cola/depts/creees/

Name (loc): Russian, East European & Central Asian Studies Center [REECAS] \ University of Washington
Address: Thomson Hall, Room 203
University of Washington, Box 353650, Seattle, WA 98195-3650
Telephone: 206-543-4852 Fax: 206-685-0668
Email: reecas@u.washington.edu
WWW: http://depts.washington.edu/reecas/

Name (loc): Center for Russia, East Europe & Central Asia \ University of Wisconsin
Address: Room 210 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Drive, Madison, WI 53706
Tel.: (608) 262-3379
Fax: (608) 890-0267
E-mail: info@creeca .wisc.edu
WWW: http://www.wisc.edu/creeca/

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Associations

Name (loc): European Society for Central Asian Studies
Name (Eng): European Society for Central Asian Studies
Address: Kromme Niewegracht 66 \ 3512 JK Utrecht
Tel.: [31](30)253-61-33
Fax: [31](30)253-60-00
WWW: http://www.let.uu.nl/~escas/home.htm

Name (Eng): European Society for Central Asian Studies (ESCAS)
Address: Taasingevej 19 \ 6710 Esjberg V
Tel.: [45](75)46-89-85
Fax: [45](75)15-64-85
WWW: http://www.let.uu.nl/~escas/home.htm

Name (loc): Society for Central Asian Studies
Address: 92 Lots Road, Unit 8 \ London SW10 4BQ

Name (loc): Association of Central Asian Studies [ACAS]
Address: Attn: Prof. Uli Schamiloglu, Secr./Treas. \ 720 Van Hise Hall \ University of Wisconsin \ Madison, WI 53706

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Web Sites on Central Asian studies and topics

Asia Times Online: Central Asia/Siberia
http://www.atimes.com/c-asia/c-asia.html

Asian American Net: Central Asia [New Window]
A web site replete with a huge number of linked sites covering Central Asian topics.
http://www.asianamerican.net/ca_main.html

Australian National University data-base on Central Asian topics
http://vlib.iue.it/history/asia/central_asia.html

BiblioLine. Middle Eastern & Central Asian studies [electronic resource].
Published: Baltimore, Md. : NISC International, c2002- Available Online:
http://biblioline.nisc.com/scripts/login.dll?BiblioLine&dbname=QMCS
Yale Library database description page

Central Asia
http://www.khiva.co.uk/index3.html

Central Asia and the Caucasus. Information and Analytical Center, Sweden. Journal of social and political studies. Database of papers. In English and Russian .
http://www.ca-c.org/

Central Asia Commerce. Business Resource and Directory Covering the Newly Independent States: Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan .
http://www.centralasiacommerce.com/

Central Asia: Travel Tours Accommodation Maps
Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan & Uzbekistan. Tours and travel, and accommodation to Central Asia, which is one of the finest regions in the world with its natural and man-made beauty
http://www.centralasiatravel.com/

The Central Eurasia Project
From the Open Society Institute, on the central Asian countries of Armenia, Azerbaijan, Mongolia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Georgia, and Kazakhstan. Each country merits its own page full of information on the country's respective history, geography, cultural offerings, facts, statistics and much more.
http://www.eurasianet.org/

Central Eurasian Studies Worldwide
Sponsored by the Harvard Program on Central Asia and the Caucasus, this is a directory of links and information pertaining to Central Asia.
http://cesww.fas.harvard.edu/

Eurasia Foundation, The:
Central Asia Regional Office has been awarding grants in all five, Central Asian republics.
http://www.eurasia.org/central-asia.html

Eurasia Research Center: Central Asian Web links and resources
http://eurasia-research.com/erc/homepage.htm

Internet Resources on Central Asia: Inner Asian and Uralic National Resource Center, Indiana University.
http://www.indiana.edu/%7Eiaunrc/caweb.html

Maps of Central Asia and the former Soviet republics at the University of Texas at Austin
http://www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/commonwealth.html

Silk Road Foundation
A non-profit organization, established in 1996, to promote the study and preservation of cultures and art on Inner Asia and the Silk Road
http://www.silk-road.com/toc/index.html

Turkic Republics and Communities
The most complete web guide about the various Turkic-speaking communities of Turkey, the Middle East and Central Asia.
http://www.khazaria.com/turkic/index.html

UNESCO in Central Asia
http://www.unesco.org/webworld/centralasia/index.html

World History Archives-Central Asia
http://www.hartford-hwp.com/archives/53/index.html