Discussion on ‘Brexit’ informed by the latest geographical research

On 23 June, the UK electorate voted to leave the European Union. With voter turnout exceeding 70 per cent, a majority (52 per cent) elected to leave as opposed to 48 per cent who voted to remain.

We’ve brought together commentary informed by geographers and the latest geographical research.

    • Cartogram Special – Brexit, Geographical magazine, 29 June 2016
      Dr Benjamin Hennig, School of Geography and the Environment, University of Oxford, charts the new landscape of Britain following the historic vote to leave the EU
    • Hotspot special – Brexit, Geographical magazine, 28 June 2016
      Klaus Dodds, Professor of Geopolitics at Royal Holloway, University of London, gives his views on the UK’s decision to leave the European Union. “For the geographer, there is much food for thought…. “
    • Danny Dorling on Brexit‘, LSE British policy and politics blog, 14 May 2016
      Danny Dorling, Halford Mackinder Professor of Geography, University of Oxford

Image: Benjamin Hennig using data from the UK Electoral Commission, viewsoftheworld.net.

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