Brexitology: delving into the books on Brexit

  • Tim OliverEmail author
Original Article


Britain’s vote to leave the EU, also known as Brexit, has produced a wealth of books, which should come as no surprise given the unprecedented challenges and debates it has led to in the UK, the rest of Europe and around the world. This review looks at the full range of books published in the run-up to and after the referendum. It offers a way of breaking down the literature into seven manageable topics: how to study Brexit; the history of UK–EU relations; the referendum campaign; explaining the result, Britain’s Brexit; Europe’s Brexit; and Global Brexit. The review identifies some common themes in the books so far published and looks at what the future holds for this topic.


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  1. 1.Loughborough University LondonLondonUK

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