Don’t forget the countryside: rural communities and Brexit

Neal, S., Gawlewicz, A. , Heley, J. and Dafydd Jones, R. (2021) Don’t forget the countryside: rural communities and Brexit. LSE Brexit Blog, 19 Apr.

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The relationship between rural areas and Brexit has been neglected in a preoccupation with the urban geographies of the ‘left behind’ and the political arguments about culture wars. How might the patterns of the 2016 referendum vote be interrogated to provide insights about social and economic changes in rural places and wider shifts in rural populations, ask Sarah Neal, Anna Gawlewicz, Jesse Heley, and Rhys Dafydd Jones?

Item Type:Articles
Keywords:Brexit, rural, migration, community.
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Gawlewicz, Dr Anna
Authors: Neal, S., Gawlewicz, A., Heley, J., and Dafydd Jones, R.
Subjects:G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > G Geography (General)
G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GF Human ecology. Anthropogeography
H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
H Social Sciences > HT Communities. Classes. Races
College/School:College of Social Sciences > School of Social and Political Sciences > Urban Studies
Journal Name:LSE Brexit Blog
Publisher:London School of Economics

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