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The democracy bomb: Brexit and the need for a written constitution

Faguet, Jean-Paul ORCID: 0000-0002-7188-0098 (2016) The democracy bomb: Brexit and the need for a written constitution. British Politics and Policy at LSE (08 Aug 2016). Website.

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Brexit may have aborted the careers of David Cameron, George Osborne, and all the main Brexit leaders. But rest assured, the reality is worse writes Jean-Paul Faguet. The referendum was a toxic measure that leaves the new government in an impossible situation, damned whatever it does. And although the UK’s uncodified constitution provides guidance on many issues, we nonetheless lack clear ground rules for how decisions of the highest national importance must be taken.

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Additional Information: © 2016 The Author(s) CC BY-NC-ND 3.0
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
Date Deposited: 30 Mar 2017 13:49
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2023 20:32

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