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“Brexit chaos proves that I was right all along,” says everyone. Our political narratives need to change, or they’ll become barriers to thought

Alexander, Kate (2016) “Brexit chaos proves that I was right all along,” says everyone. Our political narratives need to change, or they’ll become barriers to thought. British Politics and Policy at LSE (01 Jul 2016). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

In times of uncertainty, politics is about choosing between competing narratives. The trouble is that narratives tend to be more about sticking to one’s position than responding to events. We need our politicians to be better at changing their stories and their minds, argues Kate Alexander Shaw.

Item Type: Website (Blog Entry)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/politicsandpolicy
Additional Information: © 2016 The Author(s) CC BY-NC-ND 3.0
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
J Political Science > J General legislative and executive papers
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
Sets: Collections > British Politics and Policy at LSE
Date Deposited: 30 Mar 2017 10:43
Last Modified: 30 Mar 2017 10:43
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/71659

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