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Department of Development Studies

Mr David Wearing

BA (Anglia Ruskin University) European Philosophy and Literature, MSc (University College London) International Public Policy

Overview

David Wearing
Name:
Mr David Wearing
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Thesis title:
To what extent can Marxist accounts of imperialism explain Britain’s relationship with the states of the Gulf Cooperation Council, in the post-Cold War era?
Year of Study:
1 (building on previous postgraduate research conducted at UCL)
Website:
http://www.guardian.co.uk/profile/david-wearing
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Biography

David Wearing - Britain's relationship with the states of the Gulf Cooperation Council

PhD Research

My thesis will provide an account of the relationship between Britain and the states of the Gulf Cooperation Council in the realms of security, economics and politics/diplomacy. My analysis will be rooted in Marxist theories of imperialism, while also identifying where this theoretical perspective is either unable to explain certain aspects of the subject, or can be built upon in order to do so.

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