Alexander Dugin (b. 1962) is one of the best-known writers and political commentators in post-Soviet Russia, having been active in politics there since the 1980s. In addition to the many books he has authored, he is the leader of the International Eurasia Movement, which he founded. He was an advisor to the Kremlin on geopolitical matters, and head of the Department of Sociology at Moscow State University. Arktos has also published his books, The Fourth Political Theory (2012), Putin vs Putin (2014), Eurasian Mission (2014), Last War of the World-Island (2015), The Rise of the Fourth Political Theory (2017), Ethnosociology (vol. 1-2) (2018, 2019), Political Platonism (2019), and The Theory of a Multipolar World (2021).