Professor George Philip

 

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Professor of Comparative and Latin American Politics

Email: g.philip@lse.ac.uk
Website: personal.lse.ac.uk/PHILIP/

 

Biography


George Philip did his BA at Oriel College, Oxford where he graduated in PPE in 1972. He then did his doctorate at Nuffield College where he studied from 1972-75. After a year as a research fellow at the Institute of Latin American Studies in London, he joined the LSE in 1976. He has been here ever since, and is now Professor of Comparative and Latin American Politics.

Research Interests


Latin American Politics and Oil Politics, Mexican, Venezuelan and Peruvian Politics and Economy.

Publications


Politics and the Falklands
Philip, George (2012) Politics and the Falklands. International Affairs at LSE (23 Feb 2012). Blog Entry.

Mexico’s new Government: Crime and drugs issues
Philip, George (2013) Mexico’s new Government: Crime and drugs issues. International Affairs at LSE (30 May 2013). Blog Entry.

Nationalism and the rise of Peru's General Velasco
Philip, George (2013) Nationalism and the rise of Peru's General Velasco. Bulletin of Latin American Research, 32 (3). pp. 279-293. ISSN 1470-9856

The political cost to any British government of giving way on the Falklands would be prohibitively high and there is no strong need to pay it
Philip, George (2012) The political cost to any British government of giving way on the Falklands would be prohibitively high and there is no strong need to pay it. British Politics and Policy at LSE (13 Jun 2012). Blog Entry.

Introduction: Mexico's struggle for public security: organized crime and state responses
Philip, George (2012) Introduction: Mexico's struggle for public security: organized crime and state responses. In: Philip, George and Berruecos, Susana, (eds.) Mexico's Struggle for Public Security: Organized Crime and State Responses. Studies of the Americas. Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke, UK. ISBN 9781137034045

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