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Carrie R. Wickham

Dr. Carrie R. Wickham


314 Tarbutton Hall
Department of Political Science
Emory University
1555 Dickey Drive
Atlanta, GA 30322
Office Phone: (404) 727-0694
Office Fax: (404) 727-4586
Curriculum Vitae
Research Summary

Carrie Rosefsky Wickham, A.B., Harvard College; M.A., Ph.D. (1996), Princeton University. Specialization: Politics of developing countries, with a regional focus on the Middle East. Her current research examines the origins of political opposition in authoritarian settings, focusing on the rise of Islamic activism in Egypt and other Arab states. Other research seeks to identify the conditions for the political integration of "anti-system" parties in the Arab world, based on intra-regional and cross-regional comparison. Teaching interests include Third World politics; Middle East Politics; Islam and Politics; Democratic Transitions; and Comparative Social Movements.