Positions

Research Areas research areas

Publications

Academic Article

Year Title
2017 The High Stakes of Climate Adaptation in the Middle EastCurrent History.  348-354. 2017
2017 Targeting environmental infrastructures, international law, and civilians in the new Middle Eastern warsSecurity Dialogue.  48:410-430. 2017
2015 Securitizing Water, Climate, and Migration in Israel, Jordan, and SyriaInternational Environmental Agreements: Politics, Law and Economics.  15:293-307. 2015
2015 Activism and Political Economy in the New-Old EgyptInternational Journal of Middle East Studies.  47:140-143. 2015
2014 The Campaign Against Coal in EgyptMiddle East Report.  271:29-35. 2014
2014 Water, Energy, and Human Insecurity in the Middle East and North AfricaMiddle East Report.  271. 2014
2011 Climate change, water resources, and the politics of adaptation in the Middle East and North AfricaClimatic Change.  104:599-627. 2011
2011 The politics of assessment: water and sanitation MDGs in the Middle East.Development and Change.  42:1153-1178. 2011
2009 Damietta Mobilizes for Its EnvironmentMiddle East Report2009

Book

Year Title
2018 Modern Egypt What Everyone Needs to Know 2018
2013 Environmental Politics in Egypt 2013
2012 The Journey to Tahrir Revolution, Protest, and Social Change in Egypt 2012

Chapter

Year Title
2018 Environmental Activism in the Middle East and North Africa 2018
2018 The Water-Energy-Food Nexus in Arid Regions: The Politics of Problemsheds.  167-196. 2018
2017 Revolution and Counter-Revolution in Egypt.  40-71. 2017
2013 Resources and Revenues: The Political Economy of Climate Initiatives in Egypt.  199-216. 2013
2012 Institutional Change in Authoritarian Regimes: Water and the State in Egypt.  231-254. 2012
2011 Authoritarian Rule and Democratic Demands in the Middle East.  335-361. 2011
2011 Re-mapping the Nation, Critiquing the State: Environmental Narratives and Desert Land Reclamation in Egypt.  158-191. 2011
1999 Just Green Marketing? State, Business, and Environment in Egypt.  160-171. 1999
1999 States and Sovereignty: An Introduction.  15-21. 1999

Teaching Activities

  • Comp Politics of Middle East Taught course 2018
  • Politics &Policy Warming World Taught course 2018
  • States and Societies Mid East Taught course 2018
  • Seminar Taught course 2016
  • States and Societies Mid East Taught course 2016
  • Comp Politics of Middle East Taught course 2016
  • Pro-Seminar Taught course 2016
  • Comp Environmental Politics Taught course 2015
  • States and Societies Mid East Taught course 2014
  • Comp Politics of Middle East Taught course 2014
  • Comparative Government&Society Taught course 2014
  • Rsrch Exp/Political Science Taught course 2014
  • Education And Training

  • B.A., Harvard University
  • M.A. Political Science & Government, Princeton University
  • Ph.D. Political Science, Princeton University
  • Full Name

  • Jeannie Sowers