Publications

Sumbadze, N. (2012). Electorate Profile: Report of the Survey. Tbilisi: IPS. (In Georgian and English).

Tarkhan-Mouravi, G. (2012). Internal Developments in Georgia and their Regional Impact. Spectrum, Yerevan, April

Tarkhan-Mouravi, G. (2012).Changing face of totalitarianism in Soviet Georgia. In: Irma
Ratiani (ed). Totalitarianism and Literary Discourse: 20th century
experience.
Collection of essays. Cambridge Scholars Publishing,
Cambridge, UK. pp. 2009-222

Tarkhan-Mouravi, G.(2004-2012).  Brief History of Georgia. In. Imogen Gladman & Dominic Heaney (Eds.): "Eastern Europe, Russia and Central Asia" encyclopaedia. Routledge/Taylor & Francis Group: London. 2004-2012

Tarkhan-Mouravi, G. (2011). Prospects for Settling Russian-Georgian Relations. In: Russia and
Georgia: Searching the Way Out
. GFSIS, Tbilisi. pp. 81-96 (in English, Georgian and Russian)

Sumbadze, N. (2011). Georgia country case study. Background paper. World Development Report 2012. www.worldbank.org/WDR2012

Tarkhan-Mouravi, G.  (2011). Georgia’s Political Experience after the Rose Revolution and SomeLessons that Need to Be Learned. In: Paul O’Grady,  Lucia Najšlová (eds). Democracy Delayed - Obstacles in Political Transition. Democracy Reporting International and EUROPEUM, October 2011. pp.17-19.   http://www.europeum.org/images/pdf/democracy_delayed.pdf  /http://humansecuritygateway.com/documents/DRI_DemocracyDelayedObstaclesinPolitical Transition.pdf

Tarkhan-Mouravi, G, with Trier, T., & Kilimnik, F.  (2011). Meskhetians Homeward Bound.  Tbilisi. European Centre for Minority Issues. (in English, Georgian and Russian).

Tarkhan-Mouravi, G. Conflict in South Ossetia: Current Problems and the Prospects ofIDP Return. In: Suzan Allen Nan (ed). Georgian-Ossetian Conflict: InSearch of Peace. Tbilisi. GFSIS,  pp. 6-25. (in English, Georgian and Russian) http://scar.gmu.edu/sites/default/files/Georgian-South%20Ossetian%20Conflict_GEO-1.pdf/ http://www.nplg.gov.ge/dlibrary/collect/0001/000997/Georgian South%20Ossetian%20Conflict_ENG_GEO.pdf

Sumbadze,N., Maisuradze,M. (2010). Participation of Youth in Democratic Processes: Study Results and Directory of Youth Organizations. IPS. Tbilisi

Sumbadze, N. (2010). Saakashvili in the public eye: What public opinion polls tell us.  In: S. Johnes, ed. War and Revolution in the Caucasus: Georgia Ablaze. Routledge. 

Didebulidze, A., Tarkhan-Mouravi, G. (2011). Priorities for sustainable development of Georgian highlands. Annals of Agrarian Science, vol. 9, no. 1, pp. 153-157

Tarkhan-Mouravi, G. (2011). New Trends in the Foreign Policy of Turkey and Georgia. BSPN
Bulletin
#5, Tbilisi, April, pp.  26-30.

Tarkhan-Mouravi, G. (2011). Les conflits en Géorgie depuis la guerre de 2008: une perspective
géorgienne. Les Cahiers de l'Orient N° 101, Hiver,  (in French)

Sumbadze, N. (2010). August War: Estimations of the Population. In: Tbilisi State University. Personality, Culture, Society. Pp.324-342. Tbilisi. (In Georgian).

Sumbadze, N. (2010). August 2008 in the Memories of Population. The centre of contemporary Art. Tbilisi. (In Georgian).

Tarkhan-Mouravi, G. (2010). Management of Emergency Situation in Georgia. BSPN Bulletin #4,
Tbilisi, October.  pp.  16-19.
http://www.bspn.gfsis.org/docs/BSPN_Bulletin_4.pdf

Tarkhan-Mouravi, G. (2010). Eastern partnership as seen from Tbilisi - one year later.
Zahranicna Politika, # 3. (In Slovak)
http://www.zahranicnapolitika.sk/index.php

Sumbadze, N., & Makharadze, T (2010). Interpersonal Communication, Tbilisi. (In Georgian)

Kitiashvili, A. (2010). Policy paper: Quality in VET. European Training Foundation.

Makharadze T. (2010) Social Integration of adults with intellectual disabilities - Lessons from Poland and the United States. International Social Work 53 (1): 1-13

Makharadze T., Kitiashvili A. & Bricout J. (2010) Community Based Day-Care Services for People with Intellectual Disabilities in Georgia – A Step Forward Toward Their Social Integration. Journal of Intellectual Disabilities, 14 (4), 289-301.

Makharadze, T. (2010).  Employment Policy towards People with Disabilities – What Georgia Can Learn from the Experience of the United States?   http://www.nceeer.org/Programs/Carnegie/carnegie.php

Abashidze, T. (2010). The Problem of thinking set and theoretical action in Georgian Psychology; Journal of Georgian Psychology XXII (In Georgian)

Abashidze,T. (2009). Social comparison as an important source for Self-Esteem.  Journal of Georgian Psychology XXI (In Georgian)

Abashidze,T. (2009). How to Create Pedagogical Tests. National Assessment Centre. Tbilisi (In Georgian)

Tarkhan-Mouravi, G (2009). Political Process and Parties in Georgia. Chapter in: Kay Lawson
(Ed.) “Political Parties and Democracy”, Vol. III. Praeger Publishing:  Santa Barbara-Oxford. pp.
9-33

Tarkhan-Mouravi, G (2009).The rose that lost its blush.  European Voice, 13.11. http://www.europeanvoice.com/article/2009/11/the-rose-that-lost-its-blush-/66429.aspx

Didebulidze, A., & Tarkhan-Mouravi, G (2009). Sustainable Development Prospects of Georgian Highlands. Annals of Agrarian Science, vol. 7, #1,Tbilisi. pp. 51-56.
http://www.agrscience.ge/content7_1.pdf

Tarkhan-Mouravi, G (2009). Assessment of IDP Livelihoods in Georgia: Facts and Policies.
UNHCR, Tbilisi. May . http://www.unhcr.org/4ad827b12.pdf

Tarkhan-Mouravi, G (2009). Post-August Georgia: Half a Year Later.  Zahranicna Politika, No.
2, March.  (In Slovak and English)
http://www.zahranicnapolitika.sk/index.php?id=12&id=789

Tarkhan-Mouravi, G (2009). Georgia at the gates of Europe. In Z. J. Winnicki and W. Baluk (Eds.).. Foreign and International Policies. Oriental Studies . Wrocław pp. 251 - 259

Tarkhan-Mouravi, G (2009). 2008 in Georgia and Some Implications for the Future. In: G. Novikova (Ed.). Regional Security Issues – 2008.  Spectrum, Yerevan 2009

Sumbadze, N. (2009). Values and political preferences of urban and rural population. In The Center of Society studies. Power and Society in Georgia. Tbilisi: Universal. Pp.137-154. (In Georgian).

Sumbadze,N. (2009). Georgia Before and After the August War. Report on the Survey of Population: Barometer 2007 and 2008. Tbilisi. IPS. (In English and Georgian).

Sumbadze,N. (2009). Civic Participation: Desired and Achieved. Report on the Survey of Population: Barometer 2009. Tbilisi. IPS. (In English and Geiorgian).

Sumbadze,N. (2009). Saakashvili in the public eye: what public opinion polls tell us. Central Asian Survey, Vol.28, No.2, 185-197.

Sumbadze, N. .(2009).  Employment possibilities of persons with disabilities: Results of the study and recommendations. IPS. Tbilisi. In Georgian with executive summary in English.

Institute for Policy Studies. Persons with disabilities. (2009).  Tbilisi. IPS. In Georgian.

Kitiashvili, A. (2009). Report: Baseline  Analysis; Quality in VET. European Training Foundation. www.itf.eu

Janashia, S, Kitiashvili, A, Labartkava. N,  Abashidze, T & Arutinova, L. (2009). How to Develop Educational Tests. National Curriculum and Assessment Center. Tbilisi

Kitiashvili, A. (2009). Project “Integration of Vocational Education with General Education”,  Dialogue Plus, #2 (In Georgian)

Kitiashvili, A. (2009). Observational Method in Vocational Education, Dialogue plus, N1

Kitiashvili, A & Labartkava, N. (2009). Integration of Vocational Education with General Education. Project Report, at  www.ganatleba.org

Abashidze, T., & Zhvania, I. (2009). Social comparison as an important source for Self-Esteem, Journal of Georgian Psychology #1. (In Georgian).

Tarkhan-Mouravi, G.  (2008). The world versus the big bully. Turkish Daily News, August
22.   http://www.turkishdailynews.com.tr

Tarkhan-Mouravi, G. (2008). Letter to Editor. Transitions Online, 15 August 2008. http://www.tol.cz

Tarkhan-Mouravi, G (2008). Independent Georgia in International Relations and the External
Challenges to Its Security. In: W. Baluk (Ed.).  Foreign Policy and Security of the CIS Member States. Wroclaw. University of Wroclaw. pp. 159-200

Sumbadze, N. (2008). Gender and Society: Georgia. Tbilisi. UNDP. (In Georgian and English).

Institute for Policy Studies. (2008).  Rapid Needs assessment of Internally Displaced Women as a Result of August 2008 Events in Georgia. Tbilisi. IPS. (In English and Georgian).
 www.unifemcis.org

Kitishvili, A., Glonti,L., Labartkava,N., Gvaramadze, T. (2008). Teaching and Assessment Methods in Vocational Education, Tbilisi.

Abashidze, T. (2008). Image of Warrior in Georgian Culture. INTELLECT #2, (In Russian)

Family Violence and Child Abuse in Georgia.(2007). Report. Tbilisi. December 2006. Prepared by C.Thomas., L.Nerlson., M.Ellingen., & N.Sumbadze. (In Georgian and English).

Sumbadze,N. with T. Yamova. Qualitative survey of disability and living standards in Georgia (2007). World Bank.  Report in Georgian and English.
http://sitesource/worldbank.org/Disability/resources/regions/ECA/Georgiadisabilitysurvey.pdf

Sumbadze, N. (2007). Back Home again: Repatriation and Integration of  Meskhetian    Moslems  in  Georgia. p.288-333.  In: T. Trier & A. Khanzhin (eds.). Meskhetian Turks at Crossroads. Berlin: LIT Verlag.

Tarkhan-Mouravi, G. (2007). Legal Aspects of the Issue of Muslim Meskhetians (Meskhetian Turks) in Georgia. .  In: T. Trier & A. Khanzhin (eds.). Meskhetian Turks at  Crossroads. Berlin: LIT Verlag.

Tapxaн-Moypaви. .(2007). Грузия –Правовые и политически аспекты репатриации.   Турки-Месхетинцы.  Санкт-Петербург, Алтейя. Стр.336-364

Сумбадзе, Н (2007) Грузия – возвращение домой. Турки-Месхетинцы.  Санкт-Петербург, Алтейя. Стр.211-238

Sumbadze, N. (2007). Barometer 2007. Electorate: Features  and Attitudes. Preliminary results of the survey of Georgia’s population, December 1-10, 2007. In Georgian and English.

Tarkhan-Mouravi, G. (2007). Frozen Conflicts: How the EU can help bring peace to the South Caucasus. Europe’s World, Summer Issue, 2007.  pp. 54-57  http://www.europesworld.org/EWSettings/Article/tabid/78/Default.aspx?Id=42adeee0-1bd1-4bff-bc43-decb9bdf10a6

Tarkhan-Mouravi, G., Smite S., (2007). Georgia’s Love for Flowers: Revolution of the ‘Wilted Roses’?  Totalitarianism and Democracy, Spring. The Hannah Arendt Institute for the Study of Totalitarianism, Dresden.

Tarkhan-Mouravi, G. (2007). National policy on IDP issues in Georgia, and the problem of urban "collective" centres. In: D. Kurban (ed.). Internal Displacement in Turkey and Abroad: International Principles, Experiences and Policy Proposals. TESEV, Istanbul, 2007 http://www.tesev.org.tr/eng/events/GeorgeTarkhanMouravi.pdf

Kitiashvili, A. (2007). Attitudes towards Education in Georgia. INTTELLECT (25) 

Kitiashvili, A (2007). CHD and Coronary Heart Diseases. INTTELLECT (27)

Makharadze,T. (2007). Social Integration of Adults with Intellectual Disabilities in Georgia – from the Perspective of Polish Experience. The state policy – lessons of Poland. Polish-Aid

Abashidze, T. (2007). The influence of the school Status and subject scores on the self-evaluation of students. Journal of Georgian Psychology #1, 2007

Sumbadze, N. (2006). Georgia. In J.Georgas., J.W.Barry., F.J.R. Van de Vijer.,& Y.H.Poortinga (Eds). Families across cultures: a 30-Nation psychological Study. Cambridge University Press.

Directory: Non-Government Organizations of Tbilisi Working on Public Policy. (2006) Compiled by    N.Sumbadze. Tbilisi: IPS and CTC.

Sumbadze, N. (2006). Georgia Public Opinion Barometer 2006. Tbilisi. IPS. (In English and Georgian).

Barometer 2006: Internal policy and electorate in Georgia. Policy Documentation
center.www.pdc.ceu.hu

Tarkhan-Mouravi, G., & Sumbadze, N. (2006). The Abkhazian-Georgian Conflict and the Issue of Internally Displaced Persons. In Innovation: The European Journal of Social Science Research. Vol.19, issues 3 & 4, pp.283-302.

Tarkhan-Mouravi, G. (2006). Political Parties in Georgia: The Delayed Formation. Political Science Quarterly, Moscow, #1. In Russian

Tarkhan-Mouravi, G., Baluk W. (2006). On Georgia’s Constitutional System. In W.Baluk (ed.) Constitutional Systems of Post-Soviet States . Wroclaw. In Polish

Tarkhan-Mouravi, G. (2006) Political History of Georgia: A Retrospective Essay. In W.Baluk (ed.) Constitutional Systems of Post-Soviet States. Wroclaw. In Polish.

Tarkhan-Mouravi, G. (2006) Nationalism in Georgia and Regional Integration.. In:  N. Danielian, A. Abasov, J. Javakhishvili(Eds). South Caucasus: The Prospects for Integration. Agats: Yerevan, pp. 194-213.

Tarkhan-Mouravi, G. (2006) Reforms in Higher Education and University Research in Georgia. Abstract in: Transition Studies Review, Spring 2006, Springer-Verlag

Tarkhan-Mouravi,G. (2006) Brief History of Georgia.I.Gladman & D. Heaney (Eds): Eastern Europe, Russia and Central Asia encyclopedia. Europa Publications - Taylor & Francis: London.

Tarkhan-Mouravi,G. (2006) Russian-Georgian Relations: The Black Sea Perspective. In G.Khachaturian(Ed.). Between the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea . Spectrum, Yerevan

Tarkhan-Mouravi,G. (2006) Globalisation as a Mantra. In: M. Muskhelishvili & G. Zhorzholiani (Eds.).Globalisation and the Left.   Center for Social Studies, Tbilisi.

Sumbadze, N., & Tarkhan-Mouravi, G. (2005). Gender and  Society in Samtskhe-Javakheti Georgia. UNDP. Tbilisi. (In Georgian and  English). Reprinted in: NISPAcee Occasional . Papers, Autumn issue, 2005, Bratislava. pp. 11-88.
http://www.nispa.sk/_portal/files/publications/occassional/NISPAcee_Occas_2005-   4.pdf

Tarkhan-Mouravi, G. (2005). Who Will Cut the Gordia’s Knot: Ethnicity and State-Building in Georgia, the Caucasus. In: Global Dialogue. Special Issue on the Caucasus, Summer.

Sumbadze, N., & Tarkhan-Mouravi, G. (2005). Transition to adulthood in Georgia: Dynamics of generational and gender roles in a post-totalitarian society. In: C. Leccardi, E.  Ruspini. (Eds.) A New Youth? Young People, Generations and Family Life. Ashgate Publishing

Tarkhan-Mouravi, G. (2005). Georgians. In C. Skutsch (Ed.). Encyclopaedia of the World’s Minorities. New York: Routledge: Taylor & Francis Group.

Kitiashvili, A (2005). The Theory of Reasoned Action: Overview and Critics. INTTELLECT (21) (In Georgian).

Kitiashvili, A (2005). The Problem of Attitude-behaviour Relationship: Critics of Theory of Reasoned   Action from the Perspective of Uznadze’s Theory of Set. INTTELLECT (22). (In Georgian).

Kitiashvili, A (2005). Examination of the Direct and Belief-based Attitudes Structure in the Theory of Reasoned Action. INTTELLECT (23). (In Georgian).

Makharadze, T. (2005). Mental Health – Key Component of National Health Policy.  NISPAcee- News,12 (1).5-7.

Pirtskalava, E.(2005). The influence of trust on interaction and support within family. INTELLECT #2(22). (In Georgian)

Pirtskalava, E.(2005). The influence of trust on happiness. INTELLECT #2(22) Tbilisi . (In Georgian)

Javakhishvili.M., Pirtskhalava .E , &  Khokhrashvili, Kh (2005). Women's personal histories and historical memory.   INTELLECT #3(23) Tbilisi (In Georgian)

Zhvania, I. (2005). Personal features as an objective of self-evaluation. INTELLECT #2(22 . (In Georgian)

Zhvania, I. (2006). On the relation between self – evaluation and “false uniqueness and false consensus effects”. INTELLECT #

Beitrishvili, L.,Makharashvili, M., Sumbadze,N., & Pears, V. (2005). Evaluation and Analyses of Reproductive Health Legislation and Politics in Georgia. Tbilisi. (In Georgian and English).

Sumbadze, N., & Tarkhan-Mouravi, G. (2004).  Political Change and Public Opinion in Georgia: 2002-2003. IPS, Tbilisi. (In Georgian and English).

Sumbadze, N., & Dolidze, Kh. (2004). Public health administration, management and policy   education and training: Georgia. In: J. Nemec & K. Tolo (Eds). Health Care Delivery Systems: Opportunities for the Public Management Education in Central and Eastern Europe. NISPAcee: Bratislava.

Abzianidze, S  & Kitiashvili, A. (2004) . Determinants of Behavior. Psychology Works, XIX. Tbilisi.

Sumbadze, N., & Tarkhan-Mouravi, G. (2003). Public Opinion in Tbilisi in the Aftermath of the Parlia­mentary Elections of November 2, 2003. IPS, Tbilisi, 2003. (In Georgian and English). Abridged version: “NISPAcee News” Bratislava, Volume XI, No.1, Winter 2004.pp..1-14. http://www.nispa.sk/files/publications/newsletter/NISPAceeNews_winter2004.pdf 

Pirtskalava, E.  (2004). Importance of trust in family relationships. Works XIX. D.Uznadze Institute of Psychology of Academy of Sciences of Georgia. Tbilisi. (In Georgian).

Sumbadze, N., & Tarkhan-Mouravi, G. (2003) Working Paper on IDP Vulnerability and Economic Self-Reliance. UNDP. Tbilisi, July 2003. (In Georgian and English).      

http://www.undp.org.ge/News/EconomicSelfReliance.pdf

Sumbadze, N. (2003). Local Governance in Vale. Center for Social Development of Meskheti  and IPS. (In Georgian).

Sumbadze, N. (2003). The non-farm economy in Post-Soviet Georgia: a study of three rural communities. In: DFID & NRI . Supporting Access to Rural Non-farm Employment and Income Diversification. On CD.

Sumbadze, N., & Tarkhan-Mouravi, G. (2003) Political Profiles of the Georgian Electorate: Panel Survey Data. IPS, Tbilisi. (In Georgian and in English).

Tarkhan-Mouravi, G. (2003) Poverty in Mountainous Regions of Georgia. In: Materials of the 3rd Annual International Conference of the Regional Environmental Centre for the Caucasus. Sustainable Development of Mountainous Regions of the Caucasus. July 11-12, 2003, Tbilisi

Sumbadze, N., & Tarkhan-Mouravi, G. (2003) Globalisation, Generations and Change in the Georgian Society. Paper at the Second METU Conference on International Relations: Regional Perspectives. 23-25 June 2003. Ankara, Turkey.

Sumbadze, N. (2003). Civic Participation in Public and political Life. In: Building Democracy in Georgia. Discussion paper 7. International IDEA: Stockholm. Pp. 29-35. In English and Georgian.

Sumbadze, N., & Tarkhan-Mouravi, G. (2003). Public Opinion in Tbilisi: In the Aftermath of the Parliamentary eEections of November 2, 2003.  IPS: Tbilisi. (In English and in Georgian).

Sumbadze, N., & Tarkhan-Mouravi, G. (2003). Panel Survey of the Georgia’s Population: October 2002: Brief Outline of Results.  Tbilisi. IPS.  (In Georgian and English). http://pdc.ceu.hu/archive/00001417/01/Panel_June_English.pdf

Tarkhan-Mouravi, G. (2003) Around Georgian-Ossetian Relations, Iber-Iron, #1, January. (In Russian)

Kitiashvili, A. (2003). Attitudes of Urban and Rural Inhabitants towards Political Parties and Government of Georgia. Journal for Postgraduate Studies.

Sumbadze, N & Kitiashvili, A.  (2003). Pupils’ Attitude towards Smoking. Georgian Journal of Psychology, No 6

Tarkhan-Mouravi, G. (2002-2003) Brief History of Georgia. In: Eastern Europe, Russia and Central Asia. Encyclopedia.  Europa Publications, London.

Sumbadze, N. (2002). Muslim Population of Southern Georgia: Challenges of Repatriation. In: G. Nodia (Ed.) Ethnic-Confessional Groups and Challenges to Civic Integration in Georgia. CIPDD. Tbilisi.