Psychology
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Eric B Shiraev

Eric B Shiraev

Eric B Shiraev

Adjunct Faculty

Eric Shiraev took his academic degrees at St. Petersburg University in Russia and completed a post-doctoral program at UCLA. He is an author, co-author, and co-editor of fourteen books and numerous publications in the fields of international relations, political psychology, Russian, cross-cultural, and comparative studies. He develops a distinct multi-disciplinary approach to government, social, and political behavior and emphasizes the role of identity and culture in politics and international relations. Besides his teaching and scholarly work, Eric Shiraev writes policy briefs and opinion essays for government, nongovernment organizations, and the media.

Eric Shiraev is an author of International Relations published by Oxford University Press in 2013 (co-authored by V. Zubok, London School of Economics).

He has authored the second edition of Russian Government and Politics (London: Macmillan-Palgrave).

He also cooperates with Martijn Icks (University of Dusseldorf) on an international project studying character assassination across the ages and countries. The first international seminar on this subject was held in Heidelberg, Germany. A scholarly monograph is scheduled for publication in 2014 by Palgrave.

 

 

Selected Publications

Counting Every Vote: The Most Contentious Elections in American History. (With Robert Dudley). Dullles, VA: Potomac Books

Cross-Cultural Psychology: Critical thinking and Contemporary Applications (With David Levy). Boston: Allyn & Bacon/Pearson   5th edition. Separate editions in India, Indonesia, and China

The Soviet Union: Internal and External Perspectives on Soviet Society (with V. Shlapentokh and E. Carroll) New York: Palgrave

Russian Government and Politics (London/NY: Macmillan). See the table of contents, a sample chapter, and other materials on the book's website. http://www.palgrave.com/politics/shiraev/

Counting Every Vote: The Most Contentious Elections in American History. (With Robert Dudley). Potomac Books

The Soviet Union: Internal and External Perspectives on Soviet Society (with V. Shlapentokh and E. Carroll) New York: Palgrave