Post-truth and the 'metropolitan elite' feminist: lessons from Brexit

Cain, Ruth (2016) Post-truth and the 'metropolitan elite' feminist: lessons from Brexit. feminists@law, . ISSN 2046-9551. (Full text available)

Abstract

This short comment reflects on gender, age and class profile of those who voted to leave the European Union in the UK's 'Brexit' referendum, and the implications for academic feminists in finding themselves members of a minority holding very different views from and despised by many of those whose interests they have purported to represent.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled keywords: Brexit; gender; age; class; neoliberalism; feminism
Subjects: J Political Science
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe)
K Law
K Law > KD England and Wales
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > Kent Law School
Faculties > Social Sciences > Kent Law School > Centre for Law, Gender and Sexuality
Depositing User: Ruth Cain
Date Deposited: 03 Jul 2017 11:54 UTC
Last Modified: 05 Jul 2017 12:10 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/62179 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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