Stephen King

Biography

Stephen King

Stephen King is Associate Professor in the Department of Government at Georgetown University, in Washington DC.

Professor King is a comparativist with a particular focus on the Middle East and North Africa. He specializes in Politics of North Africa, Authoritarianism in Comparative Perspective, and The Middle East in Comparative Perspective.

Professor King is the author of Liberalization Against Democracy: The Local Politics of Economic Reform in Tunisia (Bloomington, Indiana University Press, 2003, “Sustaining Authoritarianism in the Middle East and North Africa,” Political Science Quarterly, Fall 2007, and The New Authoritarianism in the Middle East and North Africa (Bloomington, Indiana University Press, 2010).

Email: kings@georgetown.edu