Bernardo Teles Fazendeiro is an Auxiliary Professor at the Faculty of Economics at the University of Coimbra (FEUC), specialising in interpretivist International Relations and post-Soviet politics. He was a teaching fellow at the University of St Andrews and has also taught at the Central European University. He has published in the Review of International Studies, International Affairs, Central Asian Survey and International Studies Review, and his book on Uzbekistan’s foreign policy was published by Routledge in 2017.
affiliation and current position
Auxiliary Professor at the Faculty of Economics at the University of Coimbra (FEUC).
Central Asian politics, Uzbekistani foreign policy, International Relations theory
works/publications on Central Asia
Uzbekistan’s Foreign Policy: The Struggle for Recognition and Self-Reliance (Routledge, 2017)
(2018) Spirituality and anti-Western rhetoric in Uzbekistan in the early 2000s: the consequences of international misrecognition. Post-Soviet Affairs 34(4): 228-245.
Self-Reliance: Karimov’s Foreign Policy Legacy. International Affairs 93(2): 409-427