Dr Andrew Higginbottom

Position: Associate Professor
School: Economics, Politics and History
Email: A.Higginbottom@kingston.ac.uk
Extension: 67171
Location: Room Pr Tb 7004, Penrhyn Road

Educational and professional qualifications

2006-2007 Postgraduate Certificate Higher Education , Kingston University
2001-2005 PhD Globalisation and Human Rights In Colombia , Middlesex University
2000-2001 Certificate in Research Methods , Middlesex Univerity
1975-1979 BSc Hons Economics and Sociology , Bristol University

Professional experience (post-1990)

2009- Principal Lecturer, Kingston University
2006-2009 Senior Lecturer, Kingston University
2006 Assistant Researcher, Kingston University
2005-2006 Part-time Lecturer, Kingston University

Teaching

Undergraduate courses:

Level 1 Studying Politics
Level 2 Introduction to Latin American Countries
Level 3 Themes in Latin American Politics
Level 3 Crimes of the Powerful
Level 3 Marxist Political Thought

Postgraduate courses:

Masters International Political Economy

Research supervision

Second Supervisor of PhD candidate on Security and Development in Nigeria

Supervisor of six Master students dissertations per year

Supervisor of six undergradutae Level 3 dissertations per year.

Research areas

Helen Bamber Centre for the Study of Rights, Conflict and Mass Violence

International connections

Brasilia University, Brazil
UNAM, Mexico
University of Tolima, Colombia

Research outputs

Number of items: 7.

Article

Higginbottom, Andrew (2014) ‘Imperialist rent' in practice and theory. Globalizations, 11(1), pp. 23-33. ISSN (print) 1474-7731

Higginbottom, Andrew (2013) The political economy of foreign investment in Latin America: dependency revisited. Latin American Perspectives, 40(3), pp. 184-206. ISSN (print) 0094-582X

Higginbottom, Andrew (2012) Structure and essence in 'Capital I': extra surplus-value and the stages of capitalism. Journal of Australian Political Economy (70), pp. 251-270. ISSN (print) 0156-5826

Higginbottom, Andrew (2011) Gold Mining in South Africa reconsidered: new mode of exploitation, theories of imperialism and 'Capital'. Économies et Sociétés, Série ‘Developpement, croissance et progres’(45), pp. 261-288. ISSN (print) 0013-0567

Higginbottom, Andy (2008) Solidarity action research as methodology: the crimes of the powerful in Colombia. Latin American Perspectives, 35(5), pp. 158-170. ISSN (print) 0094-582X

Book Section

Higginbottom, Andy (2012) New Strategies for Mobilising International Public Opinion against the Corporate Takeover of Latin America. In: Novelli, Mario and Ferus-Comelo, Anibel, (eds.) Globalization, Knowledge and Labour: Education for Solidarity within Spaces of Resistance. Abingdon, U.K. : Routledge. pp. 182-205. (Rethinking Globalizations) ISBN 9780415436632

Conference or Workshop Item

Higginbottom, Andrew (2010) Underdevelopment as super-exploitation: Marini’s political-economic thought. In: Historical Materialism: Crisis and Critique, 7th Annual Conference; 11-14 Nov 2010, London, U.K.. (Unpublished)

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