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Steven Brooke is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of Louisville and an Associate Fellow at the Middle East Initiative at Harvard's Kennedy School of Government. He is a comparativist by training with a regional specialization in the Middle East. Substantively, his research agenda encompasses political Islam, authoritarian regimes and oppositions, sectarianism, and social service provision. His first book, Winning Hearts and Votes: Social Services and the Islamist Political Advantage, forthcoming with Cornell University Press in 2018, is about non-state social service provision in authoritarian regimes,with a particular emphasis on the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood. His research has recently appeared in The American Political Science Review, Political Research Quarterly, and Perspectives on Politics. He holds a Ph.D from the Department of Government from the University of Texas at Austin.