Biryukov, Nikolai (Ivanovich)

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BIRYUKOV, Nikolai (Ivanovich)

BIRYUKOV, Nikolai (Ivanovich). Russian, b. 1949. Genres: Politics/Government. Career: U.S.S.R. Trade Mission in Egypt, Cairo, interpreter, 1972-74; Moscow State Institute for International Relations, Moscow, Russia, research scientist, 1977-79, teacher (fellow), 1979-83, senior teacher (assistant professor), 1983-88, docent (associate professor) in philosophy, 1994-. All-Russia Knowledge Society, lecturer, 1984-88; Russian Academy of Sciences, senior research scientist at Center for the Analysis of Scientific and Industrial Policies, 1991-; State Duma, expert for Subcommittee on Science, Committee on Education, Science, and Culture, 1994-. Publications: (with V. Sergeyev) Russia's Road to Democracy: Parliament, Communism, and Traditional Culture, 1993; (with Sergeyev) Russian Politics in Transition, 1996. Contributor to books published in English, Russian, and German. Contributor to scholarly journals. Address: Department of Philosophy, Laboratory for the Systematic Analysis of Int'l Relations, Moscow State Institute for International Relations, Vernadskogo 76 Prospekt, 117454 Moscow, Russia.