Brexit, the tides and Canute: the fracturing politics of the British state

  title={Brexit, the tides and Canute: the fracturing politics of the British state},
  author={W. Jennings and Martin Lodge},
  journal={Journal of European Public Policy},
  pages={772 - 789}
  • W. Jennings, Martin Lodge
  • Published 2019
  • Economics
  • Journal of European Public Policy
  • ABSTRACT The result and aftermath of the referendum on the UK’s membership of the European Union has generated considerable attention, not just among observers of British politics. Even if some of wider context that shaped the referendum is far from unique to the UK, the road to Brexit is a product of distinct pathologies of the British state and politics that will introduce its own distinctive ways of doing policy and politics: With a state already under strain, a politics that is increasingly… CONTINUE READING
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