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Dr David Robinson


Contact Information Telephone: (61 8) 9370 6681, Email:, Campus: Mount Lawley, Room: ML17.209
Staff Member Details
Telephone: (61 8)  9370 6681  
Campus: Mount Lawley  
Room: ML17.209  


Staff Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Arts, The University of Western Australia .
  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Western Australia .
  • M (Master Degree), The University of Western Australia, 2012 .


Recent Research Grants

  • USA Policy and Perspectives on the Independence Struggle and Post Colonial State in Mozambique, 1960-1990,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Early Career Researcher - Grant,  2009 - 2010,  $15,000.

Recent Publications (within the last five years)

Book Chapters

  • Robinson, D., (2013), Metamodernist Form, 'Reader-Response' and the Politics of Rammstein: What Rammstein means when you don't understand the lyrics. Rammstein on Fire: New Perspectives on the Music and Performances, 30-52, Jefferson, North Carolina..
  • Robinson, D., (2013), Anger is a Gift: Post-Cold War Rock and the Anti-Capitalist Movement. The Routledge History of Social Protest in Popular Music, 198-210, New York.
  • Robinson, D., (2012), "India?s Rise as a Great Power, Part One: Regional and Global Implications", and "India?s Rise as a Great Power, Part Two: The Pakistan-China-India Dynamic". Indian Ocean: A Sea of Uncertainty, 57-67, Perth WA.

Conference Publications

  • Robinson, D., (2015), Passive Revolution in Africa: A Gramscian Analysis of Post-Colonial Mozambican History. Africa: Diversity and Development, 37th AFSAAP Conference Proceedings, 9p..
  • Robinson, D., (2014), Gramsci in Africa: The Relevance of Gramscian Concept to a History of Mozambique. African Renaissance and Australia, 36th AFSAAP Conference Proceedings, 10p..
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