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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. (KAR id:62179)

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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 and public administration (Europe)
K Law
K Law > KD England and Wales
Divisions: Divisions > Division for the Study of Law, Society and Social Justice > Kent Law School
Divisions > Division for the Study of Law, Society and Social Justice > Kent Law School > Kent Centre for Sexuality, Race and Gender Justice
Depositing User: Ruth Cain
Date Deposited: 03 Jul 2017 11:54 UTC
Last Modified: 16 Feb 2021 13:46 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/62179 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
Cain, Ruth: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-7397-1869
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