Belokrenitsky, Vyacheslav Ya.

Belokrenitsky, Vyacheslav Ya.

City:
Moscow
Affiliation:
Institute of Oriental Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS)
Position:
Head of the Center for Middle East Studies
Expertise:
Pakistan’s social, economic and political history, South Asian foreign policy, the history of international relations in the East, and the problems of political Islam and extremism

Doctor of Historical Sciences. Head of the Center for Middle East Studies at the Institute of Oriental Studies Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS). Professor of Department of Oriental Studies at MGIMO University. In 1992, he was a visiting professor at Villanova University (Pennsylvania, USA). In 1993-1994 he was a visiting professor at Hosei University (Tokyo, Japan). He is a leading scholar of Pakistan’s social, economic and political history, South Asian foreign policy, the history of international relations in the East, and the problems of political Islam and extremism.

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