Steven A. Cook

Steven A. Cook is the Douglas Dillon fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations and the author of Ruling But Not Governing: The Military and Political Development in Egypt, Algeria, and Turkey.

July 17 2007 12:55 PMWhy Did the Cairene Cross the Road?To help Americans understand how democracy works in the Middle East.
Aug. 24 2005 6:50 AMWhat Does Democracy Look Like?How to spot real change in the Middle East.
Oct. 28 2005 12:53 PMA Stealthy Victory for the Turkish MilitaryTheir wings have been clipped, but they're still the big winners in the EU membership process.
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