Stanford Experts

Joel Beinin

Title:
Professor of History

Email:
beinin@stanford.edu

Phone:
(650) 723-4956

Website:
https://history.stanford.edu/people/joel-beinin

Description

Beinin’s research and writing focus on the social and cultural history and political economy of modern Egypt, Palestine and Israel, and on U.S. policy in the Middle East.  He has lived in Israel and Egypt and has written or edited 11 books, most recently Workers and Thieves: Labor Movements and Popular Uprisings in Tunisia and Egypt (Stanford University Press, 2015); Social Movements, Mobilization, and Contestation in the Middle East and North Africa, 2nd edition (Stanford University Press, 2013) co-edited with Frédéric Vairel; and The Struggle for Worker Rights in Egypt (Solidarity Center, 2010).