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Dina BisharaAssistant Professor, International and Comparative Labor
Dina Bishara is Assistant Professor of International and Comparative Labor at Cornell University. Her research interests include authoritarianism, state-labor relations, social and protest movements, and transitions from authoritarian rule. Her book, Contesting Authoritarianism: Labor Challenges to the State in Egypt, has been published with Cambridge University Press (2018). Her articles have been published or are forthcoming in Comparative Politics, Perspectives on Politics and Middle East Law and Governance. She has been awarded research fellowships from Harvard University, the University of Oxford, and the German Institute for International and Security Affairs.
- Dina Bishara. . Legacy Trade Unions as Brokers of Democratization? Lessons from Tunisia, Comparative Politics . (DOI:https://doi.org/10.5129/001041520X15657305839654)
- Dina Bishara. 2015. The Politics of Ignoring: Protest Dynamics in Late Mubarak Egypt, . 13(4):958-975. (DOI:https://doi.org/10.1017/S153759271500225X)
- Dina Bishara, Holger Albrecht. 2011. Back on Horseback: The Military and Political Transformation in Egypt, . 3(1-2):13-23. (DOI:https://doi.org/10.1163/187633711X591396)
- Dina Bishara. 2018. Contesting Authoritarianism: Labor Challenges to the State in Egypt. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2018.
- Dina Bishara. 2012. The Power of Workers in Egypt's 2011 Uprising. in Arab Spring in Egypt: Revolution and Beyond. Cairo: American University in Cairo Press, 2012. Bahgat Korany and Rabab El Mahdi. (83-103)