Heading Towards a Big Union...

The Russian project of the Big Union State directly affects the fate of the territories of eastern Ukraine occupied by...

14 June, 2021 / Maria Kucherenko

A Complaint About Potential Ziyali

A ziyalı (roughly intellectual - ed.)[1] is obligated to create public discussions and give direction to existing discussions. There is a...

10 June, 2021 / Ilkin Huseynli

Dekart fəlsəfəsində ruh-bədən dualizmi və...

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7 June, 2021 / Anar Jafarov

Georgia: More Crises to Come,...

Georgia has been in a continuous political crisis for the past two years. It is actually a chain of small...

1 June, 2021 / Régis Genté

Post-War Messages from Azerbaijan: A...

An earlier version of this paper was presented during a webinar for ADA University Students, on April 29, 2021. I...

19 May, 2021 / Vicken Cheterian

Elita yoxluğu problemi haqqında bəzi...

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16 May, 2021 / Rauf Mirgadirov

Russia's Need for and Fear...

Those citizens of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) member states who are illegally living and working in Russia have...

10 May, 2021 / Shahin Jafarli

Tapa Tchermoeff and Khavarsultan Begum...

This article is a short biographical sketch of a Chechen politician, one of  the leaders of the Mountainous Republic of...

26 April, 2021 / Mairbek Vatchagaev

Russia's Peacekeeping Operations

On the night of November 9, 2020, a trilateral statement signed by the leaders of Russia, Azerbaijan, and Armenia ended...

12 April, 2021 / Shahin Jafarli

Is the Political Status of...

The question of the political status Nagorno-Karabakh has been at the centre of the conflict since it emerged in 1988....

15 March, 2021 / Vicken Cheterian

The Riddle of Karabakh’s Status

In this article, I will first examine the status discussions which preceded the 44-day Second Karabakh War. Then I will...

3 March, 2021 / Samir Isayev

Domestic Violence and Political Struggle

The struggle against domestic violence should be political rather than cultural, because domestic violence is a political issue rather than...

25 February, 2021 / Ilkin Huseynli

Nietzsche and Myths About Karabakh....

“The truth is always implausible… To make the truth more plausible, it's absolutely necessary to mix a bit of falsehood...

14 February, 2021 / Rauf Mirgadirov

Avropa İnsan Haqları Konvensiyasına görə...

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5 February, 2021 / Nijat Mammadbayli

Assessing Recent Government-Civil Society Interactions...

In summer 2020, the foreign policy advisor to the President of Azerbaijan held a series of at least six meetings...

14 January, 2021 / Najmin Kamilsoy

How should self-government be established...

The Azerbaijani government began work to restore life in the territories liberated in II Karabakh War (09.27.2020-11.10.2020). The government’s main...

28 December, 2020 / Samir Aliyev

On Human Capital in Azerbaijan

According to the World Bank's report The Changing Wealth of Nations, human capital accounts for 64% of global wealth, 70%...

14 December, 2020 / Farid Mehralizadeh

Morality and the Azerbaijani Attitude...

Anyone who accepts moral norms toward one person must apply them to all people, and therefore it is immoral to...

25 November, 2020 / Ilkin Huseynli

35-Year-Old European Charter Obligations for...

October 15 marks the 35th anniversary of the opening of the European Charter of Local Self-Government. The Charter was declared...

16 November, 2020 / Samir Aliyev

Iran Torn Between Armenia and...

The revival, on Sunday, September 27, 2020, of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict naturally provoked the reaction of the great neighboring powers....

11 November, 2020 / Benoit Filou

Rusiyada Konstitusiya dəyişikliyi: seçkili avtoritarizmdən...

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31 July, 2020 / Shahin Jafarli

Kant etikası və vəzifələrin toqquşması

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18 July, 2020 / Anar Jafarov

Submədəniyyətlərin dövrləşməsi

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12 July, 2020 / Said Riad

Funding Higher Education: Student Demand...

Although the closure of educational institutions due to the coronavirus pandemic has excluded many students from education, the universities’ demand...

3 July, 2020 / Farid Mehralizadeh

Türkiyə və Rusiyanın Liviya savaşı

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17 June, 2020 / Shahin Jafarli

Cinayət işləri üzrə Ədalət Mühakiməsi...

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10 June, 2020 / Nijat Mammadbayli

Bitməyən xəyal: Putin SSRİ-ni dirçəltmək...

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5 May, 2020 / Shahin Jafarli

Türkiyədən öz erməni vətəndaşlarına qarşı...

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20 April, 2020 / Shahin Jafarli

Some remarks about the current...

If you ask any Azerbaijani academic deeply involved in their profession about the state of their field in Azerbaijan, you...

8 April, 2020 / Anar Jafarov

Qəzalinin filosoflara hücumu və bunun...

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5 April, 2020 / Ibrahim Bagirov

Covid-19 (koronavirus) pandemiyası kontekstində Azərbaycan...

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25 March, 2020 / Ilkin Huseynli

Azərbaycanda parlament seçkiləri: daha bir...

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13 February, 2020 / Shahin Jafarli

Review of Sara Crombach's Dissertation...

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4 February, 2020 / Jamil Hasanli

Iran After Soleimani: Another Crisis

The year 2020 has started very tense for the Middle East and the world. After the assassination in Baghdad of...

29 January, 2020 / Shahin Jafarli

Why is it important to...

Regardless of whether or not the elections are free and fair, it is important for citizens to demonstrate active interest...

23 December, 2019 /

Karabakh Is Again Put On...

“I think that after a long time, we have reached a mutual understanding with my Armenian colleague at the Milan...

16 December, 2019 / Shahin Jafarli

Neqativ və Pozitiv Azadlıq Anlayışları

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3 December, 2019 / Ilkin Huseynli

Azerbaijan is Offered a “Bitter...

Comments made by Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov during his official visit to Armenia on November 10-11 were met with...

16 November, 2019 / Shahin Jafarli

One Region, Two Models, Three...

Almost 30 years separate us from the USSR. But there are processes whose results cannot be assessed after a day,...

27 October, 2019 / Rovshan Aghayev

Azerbaijan’s $15 billion education policy...

While spending 15 billion USD on education policy, the Azerbaijani state has failed to ensure a safe, non-violent and inclusive...

23 October, 2019 / Javid Nabiyev

Maarifçilik, aydınlanma və psevdoaydınlanma haqqında

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15 September, 2019 / Tinay Mushdiyeva

Political Revival in Russia

A revival in Russian political life is apparent. A period of euphoria after the annexation of Crimea has come to...

22 August, 2019 / Shahin Jafarli

Book Review: The Patriarch of...

In the summer of 1887, Ahmet Ağaoğlu was in the mountains of Karabakh with his mother’s relatives, nomadic herdspeople of...

1 August, 2019 / Robert Denis

Turkey After June 23

In our previous article, published before the March 31 municipal elections, we noted that local elections in Turkey are important...

20 July, 2019 / Shahin Jafarli

Plight of Uighurs in China

The Uighur issue is not new, it was started as a result of the occupation and annexation of East Turkestan...

23 June, 2019 / Shahin Jafarli

Putin's Plan for 2024: Will...

Vladimir Putin is in his last presidential term, but nobody expects that after his term expires he will remain outside...

20 May, 2019 / Shahin Jafarli

Much Ado About Nothing

Over a year ago, it was first reported that a new reform of the rules of Azeri orthography was being...

28 April, 2019 / Robert Denis

Disempowered and Unfinanced Azerbaijani Municipalities

In 8 months Azerbaijan will hold municipal elections. However, the Azeri public shows no interest in the existence or absence...

4 April, 2019 / Rovshan Aghayev

Türkiyənin 31 mart qərarı: bələdiyyə...

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30 March, 2019 / Shahin Jafarli

Ukrayna seçkiləri: “Xalqın xidmətçisi” kim...

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28 March, 2019 / Shahin Jafarli

Economic Collapse in Iran

“Our hopes are first to God, and then to the American people. We hope Trump will not be reelected.” This...

4 March, 2019 / Shahin Jafarli

Moldova yolayrıcında: Avrointeqrasiyaya davam, yoxsa...

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21 February, 2019 / Shahin Jafarli

Ivanishvili’s Georgia

All three South Caucasian states are plagued by “bad” and “subversive” types of informal practices and employ informal governance as...

19 February, 2019 / Rail Safiyev

Nagorno-Karabakh Peace: Real Luck or...

The end of 2018 will be remembered by yet another surge of rumors about the possibility of peaceful resolution of...

11 January, 2019 / Shahin Jafarli

Cənubi Qafqazda demokratik dəyişikliklər dalğası

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12 December, 2018 / Shahin Jafarli

Azov böhranı

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28 November, 2018 / Shahin Jafarli

A Response to Elmir Mirzoev's...

In his recent article “Argumentum ad ignorantiam”, Elmir Mirzoev describes what he sees as the ongoing influence of the Cyrillic...

8 November, 2018 / Robert Denis

Argumentum ad Ignorantiam: Use of...

More than 17 years have passed since the order of July 18, 2001 on the transition of the Azerbaijani language...

8 November, 2018 / Elmir Mirzoev

The Problem of Azerbaijani Turkology...

As the Turkic history tied with the Chinese history, learning the Old Turkic language without the Chinese one would be...

16 October, 2018 / Javid Aga

Science and Religion: Contradiction or...

The claim that religion and science are contradictory was put forward by John Draper[i] and Andrew Dickinson White[ii] in the...

4 October, 2018 / Nisa Hajiyeva

Redaksiyaya Məktublar

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1 October, 2018 /

The Language of Azerbaijan: Turkish...

In June of 1918, the government of the Azerbaijani Democratic Republic (ADR) enacted a law declaring Turkish the state language....

26 September, 2018 / Altay Goyushov

The Liberation of Baku: A...

In 28 May 1918, the Azerbaijani National Council declared the formation of the independent Azerbaijani Democratic Republic (ADR). The National...

24 September, 2018 / Jamil Hasanli

On Illegal Authority of Departments...

While the Soviet model has been renounced in many areas of property relations in Azerbaijan, it is still a dominant...

8 September, 2018 / Samir Aliyev

Redaksiyaya məktublar

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25 August, 2018 /

The Universalism of Human Rights...

Most of main legal comments on human rights law present concerning on the cultural context which is attached to the...

12 August, 2018 / Zaur Gurbanli

An Identikit of Enemy

In every occasion of force majeure situations, mass protests or discontent of limited scope in Azerbaijan, pro-government and government-friendly media,...

10 August, 2018 / Ali Novruzov

Boundaries of Classic Liberalism

  Introduction The true purpose of humans is to develop their abilities in the highest and most harmonious form to...

18 July, 2018 / Shahriyar Fatullayev

(Azerbaijani) Periklin Qəbirüstü nitqinin qədim...

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3 July, 2018 / Ali Novruzov

Platonun "Protaqor" dialoqu/ “Elenxos” metodu...

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30 June, 2018 / Tinay Mushdiyeva

On The Edge: Azerbaijan's New...

Throughout history, the current territories of Azerbaijan had always been on the periphery of different empires, ranging from Byzantium and...

29 June, 2018 / Murad Nasibov

Intellectuals, Nationalism, and Politics

Nowadays, in one way or another, intellectuals are involved in politics. They are either directly involved in a political struggle,...

9 June, 2018 / Murad Nasibov

Azərbaycan Demokratik Respublikası (1918-1920): Yaranması,...

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4 June, 2018 / Zaur Gasimov