Westminster’s Brexit Paradox: The contingency of the ‘old’ versus ‘new’ politics

  title={Westminster’s Brexit Paradox: The contingency of the ‘old’ versus ‘new’ politics},
  author={Dave Richards and Patrick Diamond and Alan Wager},
  journal={The British Journal of Politics and International Relations},
  pages={330 - 348}
The embedded nature of the British Political Tradition has created a series of pathologies about the way politics in Westminster is conducted. The endurance of the British Political Tradition emanates from its resilience to pressures for reform. Yet the rising anti-politics tide, the expression of which was vented in the 2016 European Union referendum, presents a critical challenge to the British Political Tradition. Given the political instability resulting from Brexit, this article maps the… 

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