King, Matthew. (fc) Ocean of Milk, Ocean of Blood: A Mongolian Monk in the Ruins of the Qing Empire. Columbia University Press.
Anooshahr, Ali. 2018. Turkestan and the Rise of Eurasian Empires: A Study of Politics and Invented Traditions. Oxford University Press.
Balci, Bayram. 2018. Islam in Central Asia and the Caucasus Since the Fall of the Soviet Union. London: Hurst Publishers.
Breyfogle, Nicholas B. (fc) Eurasian Environments: Nature and Ecology in Imperial Russian and Soviet History. The University of Pittsburgh Press.
Broadridge, Anne F. (fc). Women and the Making of the Mongol Empire. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Cameron, Sarah. (fc). The Hungry Steppe: Famine, Violence, and the Making of Soviet Kazakhstan. Ithaca: Cornell University Press.
Christian, David. 2018. A History of Russia, Central Asia, and Mongolia, Volume II: Inner Eurasia from the Mongol Empire to Today, 1260 – 2000. Wiley Blackwell.
Clement, Victora. Learning to Become Turkmen: Literacy, Language, and Power 1914-2014. University of Pittsburgh Press.
Darieva, Tsypylma, Florian Mühlfriend, and Kevin Tuite, eds. 2018. Sacred Spaces, Emerging Places: Religious Pluralism in the Post-Soviet Caucasus. Oxford: Berghahn Books.
DeWeese, Devin, and Joanna Gross, eds. (fc) Sufism in Central Asia: New Perspectives on Sufi Traditions, 15th-21st Centuries. Brill Academic Publishers.
Eden, Jeff. 2018. Slavery and Empire in Central Asia. Cambridge University Press.
Feldman, Leah M. (fc). On the Threshold of Eurasia: Revolutionary Poetics in the Caucasus. Ithaca: Cornell University Press.
Isaacs, Rico. 2018. Film and Identity in Kazakhstan: Soviet and Post-Soviet Culture in Central Asia. London: I.B. Tauris.
Kalinovsky, Artemy M. 2018. Laboratory of Socialist Development: Cold War Politics and Decolonization in Soviet Tajikistan. Ithaca: Cornell University Press.
Kalra, Prajakti. 2018. The Silk Road and the Political Economy of the Mongol Empire. London: Routledge.
Kindler, Robert. 2018. Stalin’s Nomads: Power and Famine in Kazakhstan. University of Pittsburgh Press.
Koch, Natalie. 2018. The Geopolitics of Spectacle: Space, Synecdoche, and the New Capitals of Asia. Cornell University Press.
Laruelle, Marlene, ed. 2018. Being Muslim in Central Asia: Practices, Politics, and Identities. London: Brill.
Laruelle, Marlene, ed. 2018. Tajikistan on the Move. Statebuilding and Societal Transformations. Lexington Books.
Lilley, Jeff. 2018. Have the Mountains Fallen?: Two Journeys of Loss and Redemption in the Cold War. Bloomington: Indiana University Press.
Marat, Erica. 2018. The Politics of Police Reform: Society Against the State in Post-Soviet Countries. Oxford University Press.
Ohanyen, Anna, ed. (fc). Russia Abroad: Driving Regional Fracture in Post-Communist Eurasia and Beyond. Georgetown University Press.
Owen, Catherine, Shairbek Juraev, et. al., eds. 2018. Interrogating Illiberal Peace in Eurasia: Critical Perspectives on Peace and Conflict. London: Rowman and Littlefield.
Rubin, Dominic. 2018. Russia’s Muslim Heartlands: Islam in the Putin Era. London: Hurst.
Schluessel, Eric T. (fc) An Introduction to Chaghatay: A Graded Textbook for Reading Central Asian Sources. Ann Arbor: Maize Books.
Sharipova, Dina. 2018. State-building in Kazakhstan: Continuity and Transformation of Informal Institutions. Lanham: Lexington Books.
Sneath, David. 2018. Mongolia Remade: Post-Socialist National Culture, Political Economy, and Cosmopolitics. Amsterdam University Press.
Stephan-Emmrich, Manja and Philipp Schröder, eds. Mobilities, Boundaries, and Travelling Ideas: Rethinking Translocality Beyond Central Asia and the Caucasus. Cambridge, UK: Open Book Publishers, 2018.
Sultanova, Razia and Megan Rancier, eds. 2018. Turkic Soundscapes: From Shamanic Voices to Hip Hop. London: Routledge.
Thibault, Helene. 2018. Transforming Tajikistan: State-Building and Islam in Post-Soviet Central Asia. London: I.B. Tauris.
Thomas, Alun. 2018. Nomads and Soviet Rule: Central Asia Under Lenin and Stalin. I.B. Tauris.
Tlostanova, Madina. 2018. What Does it Mean to Be Post-Soviet? Decolonial Art from the Ruins of Soviet Empire. Durham: Duke University Press.
Wang, Jinping. 2018. In the Wake of the Mongols: The Making of a New Social Order in North China, 1200-1600. Harvard-Yenching Institute Monograph Series 116.
Wang, Penglin. 2018. Linguistic Mysteries of Ethnonyms in Inner Asia. Lanham: Lexington Books.
Bloch, Alexia. 2017. Sex, Love, and Migration: Postsocialism, Modernity, and Intimacy from Istanbul to the Arctic. Ithaca: Cornell University Press.
Campbell, Ian. 2017. Knowledge and the Ends of Empire: Kazakh Intermediaries and Russian Rule on the Steppe 1731-1917. Ithaca: Cornell University Press.
Cooley, Alexander and John Heathershaw, eds. 2017. Dictators Without Borders: Power and Money in Central Asia. Yale University Press.
Dadabaev, Timur and Hisao Komatsu, eds. 2017. Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, and Uzbekistan: Life and Politics during the Soviet Era. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.
Dubuisson, Eva-Marie. 2017. Living Language in Kazakhstan: The Dialogic Emergence of an Ancestral Worldview. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press.
Heathershaw, John and Edward Schatz, eds. 2017. Paradox of Power: The Logics of State Weakness in Eurasia. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press.
Ismailbekova, Aksana. 2017. Blood Ties and the Native Son: Poetics of Patronage in Kyrgyzstan. Bloomington: Indiana University Press.
Jones, Pauline, ed. 2018. Islam, Society, and Politics in Central Asia. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press.
Kudaibergenova, Diana. 2017. Rewriting the Nation in Modern Kazakh Literature. Lanham: Lexington Books.
Laruelle, Marlene, ed. 2017. Constructing the Uzbek State: Narratives of Post-Soviet Years. Lanham: Lexington Books.
Levi, Scott C. 2017. The Rise and Fall of Khoqand, 1709-1876: Central Asia in the Global Age. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press.
McBrien, Julie. 2017. From Belonging to Belief: Modern Secularisms and the Construction of Religion in Kyrgyzstan. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press.
Megoran, Nick. 2017. Nationalism in Central Asia: A Biography of the Uzbekistan-Kyrgyzstan Boundary. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press.
Mostowlansky, Till. 2017. Azan on the Moon: Entangling Modernity Along Tajikistan’s Pamir Highway. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press.
Obertreis, J. 2017. Imperial desert dreams. Cotton growing and irrigation in Central Asia, 1860-1991. Göttingen: V&R Unipress.
Pelkmans, Mathijs. 2017. Fragile Conviction: Changing Ideological Landscapes in Urban Kyrgyzstan. Ithaca: Cornell University Press.
Sarkisova, Oksana. 2017. Screening Soviet Nationalities: Kulturfilms from the Far North to Central Asia. London: I.B. Tauris.
Spector, Regine A. 2017. Order at the Bazaar: Power and Trade in Central Asia. Ithaca: Cornell University Press.
Tasar, Eren. 2017. Soviet and Muslim: The Institutionalization of Islam in Central Asia. New York, NY: Oxford University Press.
Vacca, Alison. 2017.Non-Muslim Provinces under Early Islam: Islamic Rule and Iranian Legitimacy in Armenia and Caucasian Albania. Cambridge Studies in Islamic Civilization. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press.
Yesim, Garifolla. 2017. The Agony of Socialism: Kazakh Memoirs of the Soviet Past. Asia Research Associates.
Zakharov, Nikolay and Ian Law, eds. 2017. Post-Soviet Racisms (Mapping Global Racisms). London: Palgrave Macmillan.
Beyer, Judith. 2016. The Force of Custom: Law and the Ordering of Everyday Life in Kyrgyzstan. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press.
Brophy, David. 2016. Uyghur Nation: Reform and Revolution on the Russia-China Frontier. President and Fellows of Harvard College.
Dadabaev, Timur. 2016. Japan in Central Asia. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.
Engvall, Johan. 2016. The State as Investment Market: Kyrgyzstan in Comparative Perspective. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press.
Epkenhans, Timothy. 2016. The Origins of the War in Tajikistan: Nationalism, Islamism, and Violent Conflict in Post-Soviet Space. Lanham, Maryland: Lexington Books.
Feaux de la Croix, Jeanne. 2016. Iconic Places in Central Asia: The Moral Geography of Dams, Pastures, and Holy Sites. Bielefeld: transcript Verlag.
Jacobs, Justin. 2016. Xinjiang and the Modern Chinese State. University of Washington Press.
Kassymbekova, Botakoz. 2016. Despite Cultures: Early Soviet Rule in Tajikistan. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press.
Laruelle, Marlene and Ulan Bigozhin, eds. 2016. Kazakhstan in the Making: Legitimacy, Symbols, and Social Changes. Lanham: Lexington Books.
Lazszkowski, Mateusz. 2016. City of the Future: Built Space, Modernity, and Urban Change in Astana. New York: Berghahn Books.
Levin, Theodore, Saida Daukeyeva, and The Music of Central Asia. Bloomington: Indiana University Press.2016.
Mardsen, Magnus. 2016. Trading Worlds: Afghan Merchants Across Modern Frontiers. London: C. Hurst and Co.
Montgomery, David. 2016. Practicing Islam: Knowledge, Experience, and Social Navigation in Kyrgyzstan. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press.
Murtazashvili, Jennifer Brick. 2016. Informal Order and the State in Afghanistan. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press.
Nunan, Timothy. 2016. Humanitarian Invasion: Global Development in Cold War Afghanistan. New York: Cambridge University Press.
Sablin, Ivan. 2016. Governing Post-Imperial Siberia and Mongolia, 1911-1924: Buddhism, Socialism and Nationalism in State and Autonomy Building. New York: Routledge.
Scott, Erik R. 2016. Familiar Strangers: The Georgian Diaspora and the Evolution of Soviet Empire. New York: Oxford University Press.
Sengupta, Anita, ed. 2016. Symbols and the Image of of the State in Eurasia. Singapore: Springer.
Steinwedel, Charles. Threads of Empire: Loyalty and Tsarist Authority in Bashkiria, 1552-1917. Bloomington: Indiana University Press.
Teichmann, Christian. 2016. Macht der Unordnung: Stalins Herrschaft in Zentralasien 1920-1950. Hamburg: Verlag des Hamburger Instituts für Sozialforschung.
Abashin, Sergey. 2015. Sovietskii Kishlak: mezhdu kolonializmom i modernizatsiei. Moscow: Novoe Literaturnoe Obozrenie.
Bassin, Mark, Sergey Glebov, and Marlene Laruelle, eds. 2015. Between Europe and Asia: The Origins, Theories, and Legacies of Russian Eurasianism. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press.
Billaud, Julie. 2015. Kabul Carnival: Gender Politics in Postwar Afghanistan. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press.
Dadabaev, Timur. 2015. Identity and Memory in Post-Soviet Central Asia. Oxon: Routledge.
Khalid, Adeeb. 2015. Making Uzbekistan: Nation, Empire, and Revolution in the Early USSR. Ithaca: Cornell University Press.
Laruelle, Marlene and Johan Engvall, eds. 2015. Kyrgyzstan beyond “Democracy Island and “Failing State”: Social and Political Changes in a Post-Soviet Society. Lanham: Lexington Books.
Merchant, Tanya. 2015. Women Musicians of Uzbekistan: From Courtyard to Conservatory. Urbana: University of Illinois Press.
Zakharov, Nikolay. 2015. Race and Racism in Russia (Mapping Global Racisms). London: Palgrave Macmillan.
Cooley, Alexander. 2014. Great Game, Local Rules: The New Great Power Contest in Central Asia. Oxford University Press.
Kindler, Robert. 2014. Stalins Nomaden. Herrschaft und Hunger in Kasachstan. Hamburg: Hamburger Edition.
Reeves, Madeleine. 2014. Borderwork: Spatial Lives of the State in Rural Central Asia. Ithaca: Cornell University Press.
Reeves, Madeleine, Johan Rasanayagam, and Judith Beyer, eds. 2014. Ethnographies of the State in Central Asia: Performing Politics. Bloomington: Indiana University Press.
Thum, Rian. 2014. The Sacred Routes of Uighur History. President and Fellows of Harvard College: Harvard University Press.
Sunderland, William. 2014. The Baron’s Cloak: A History of the Russian Empire in War and Revolution. Cornell University Press.
Bernstein, Anya. 2013. Religious Bodies Politic: Rituals of Sovereignty in Buryat Buddhism. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
Buyandelger, Manduhai. 2013. Tragic Spirits: Shamanism, Memory, and Gender in Contemporary Mongolia. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
Kirmse, Stefan B. Youth and Globalization in Central Asia. Everyday Life between Religion, Media, and International Donors. Frankfurt and New York, 2013.
Markowitz, Lawrence. State Erosion: Unlootable Resources and Unruly Elites in Central Asia. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2013.
Millward, James. The Silk Road: A Very Short Introduction. New York: Oxford University Press, 2013.
Moon, David. 2013. The Plough that Broke the Steppes: Agriculture and Environment on Russia’s Grasslands, 1700 – 1914. Oxford University Press.
Northrop, Douglas. An Imperial World: Empires and Colonies Since 1750. Pearson, “Connections” Series in World History, 2013.
Piancola, Niccolò and Paolo Sartori, eds. Islam, society and states across the Qazaq Steppe (18th – early 20th centuries). Wien: Verlag der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften.
Beckwith, Christopher. Warriors of the Cloisters: The Central Asian Origins of Science in the Medieval World. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2012.
Esengul, Chinara, Baglan Mamaev and Natalia Yefimova-Trilling. Youth and Public Policy in Kyrgyzstan. New York: Demokratie & Dialog, 2012.
Brunn, Stanley, Stanley Toops and Richard Gilbreath. The Routledge Atlas of Central Eurasian Affairs. London: Routledge, 2012.
Igmen, Ali. 2012. Speaking Soviet With an Accent: Culture and Power in Kyrgyzstan. University of Pittsburgh Press.
Liu, Morgan. 2012. Under Solomon’s Throne: Uzbek Visions of Renewal in Osh. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press.
Swancutt, Katie. 2012. Fortune and the Cursed: The Sliding Scale of Time in Mongolian Divination. Oxford: Berghahn Books.
Tranum, Sam. Life at the Edge of the Empire: Oral Histories of Soviet Kyrgyzstan. 2nd ed. CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform.
Williams, Brian Glyn. Afghanistan Declassified: A Guide to America’s Longest War. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2012.
Coburn, Noah. 2011. Bazaar Politics: Power and Pottery in an Afghan Town. Stanford: Stanford University Press.
McGlinchey, Eric. Chaos, Violence, Dynasty: Politics and Islam in Central Asia. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2011. [2012 Book Prize Nominee]
Pedersen, Morton Axel. Not Quite Shamans: Spirit Worlds and Political Lives in Northern Mongolia. London: Cornell University Press, 2011. [2012 Book Prize Nominee]
Sultanova, Razia. 2011. From Shamanism to Sufism: Women, Islam, and Culture in Central Asia. London: I.B. Tauris.
Tolz, Vera. 2011. Russia’s Own Orient: The Politics of Identity and Oriental Studies in the Late Imperial and Early Soviet Periods. Oxford University Press.
Bovingdon, Gardener. 2010. The Uyghurs: Strangers in Their Own Land. New York: Columbia University Press.
Bulag, Uradyn E. 2010. Collaborative Nationalism: The Politics of Friendship on China’s Mongolian Frontier. Rowman and Littlefield.
Gullette, David. 2010. The Genealogical Construction of the Kyrgyz Republic. (U.K.): Brill, Global Oriental.
Luong, Pauline Jones, and Erika Weinthal. Oil Is Not a Curse: Ownership Structure and Institutions in Soviet Successor States. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2010. [2012 Book Prize Nominee]
Radnitz, Scott. Weapons of the Wealthy: Predatory Regimes and Elite-Led Protests in Central Asia. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2010. [2012 Book Prize Nominee]
Rasanayagam, Johan. Islam in Post-Soviet Uzbekistan: The Morality of Experience. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2010. [Winner, 2012 Book Prize]
Trevisani, Tommaso. Land and Power in Khorezm: Farms, Communities, and the State in Uzbekistan’s Decollectivization. Münster: LIT Verlag, 2010. [2012 Book Prize Nominee]
Grant, Bruce. 2009. The Captive and the Gift: Cultural Histories of Sovereignty in Russia and the Caucasus. Ithaca: Cornell University Press.
Levi, Scott and Ron Sela. Islamic Central Asia: An Anthology of Historical Sources. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2009.
Marat, Erica. 2009. The Military and the State in Central Asia: From Red Army to Independence. Routledge: Taylor & Francis.
Wooden, Amanda and Christoph Stefes (eds.). The Politics of Transition in Central Asia and the Caucasus: Enduring Legacies and Emerging Challenges. Abingdon: Routledge, 2009.
2008 and prior
Gammer, Moshe. The Lone Wolf and the Bear: Three Centuries of Chechen Defiance of Russian Rule. London: C. Hurst & Company, 2006.
Kamp, Marianne. The New Women in Uzbekistan: Islam, Modernity, and Unveiling under Communism. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2006.
Louw, Maria E. 2007. Everyday Islam in Post-Soviet Central Asia. London: Frank Cass Publishers.
Martin, Virginia. Law and Custom in the Steppe: The Kazakhs of the Middle Horde and Russian Colonialism in the Nineteenth Century. Richmond: Curzon Press, 2001.
Morrison, Alexander. 2008. Russian Rule in Samarkand, 1868-1910: A Comparison with British India. Oxford University Press.
Northrop, Douglas. Veiled Empire: Gender and Power in Stalinist Central Asia. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2004.
Sahadeo, Jeff. Russian Colonial Society in Tashkent, 1865-1923. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2007.
Sahadeo, Jeff and Russell Zanca, eds. 2007. Everyday Life in Central Asia: Past and Present. Bloomington: Indiana University Press.
Schatz, Edward. Modern Clan Politics: The Power of ‘Blood’ in Kazakhstan and Beyond. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2004.
Williams, Brian Glyn. The Crimean Tatars: The Diaspora Experience and the Forging of a Nation. Leiden: Brill, 2001.
Uyama, Tomohiko (ed.). Empire, Islam, and Politics in Central Eurasia. Slavic Eurasian Studies, no. 14. Sapporo: Slavic Research Center, Hokkaido University, 2007.