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Andrei Tsygankov

Andrei P. Tsygankov is Professor at the departments of Political Science and International Relations at San Francisco State University. Tsygankov is a contributor to both Western and Russian academia. In the West, he co-edited several collective projects and published multiple books, including Russia’s Foreign Policy (2006, the second edition, 2010, the third edition, 2013), Anti-Russian Lobby and American Foreign Policy (2009), and Russia and the West from Alexander to Putin (2012), as well as many journal articles. In Russia, Tsygankov's best known books are Russian Science of International Relations (2005, co-edited with Pavel Tsygankov, also published in Germany and China), Sociology of International Relations (2006, co-authored with Pavel Tsygankov, also published in China), and Russian International Theory (2013). Tsygankov also contributed to policy and media publications, including Asian Survey, Moscow Times, Politique étrangère, Russia in Global Affairs, Russian Analytical Digest , and others. Tsygankov consulted various publishers and state agencies, and he served as Program Chair of International Studies Association (ISA), 2006-07