Brexit: Using Gender and Queer Lenses

  • Moira Dustin
  • Nuno FerreiraEmail author
  • Susan Millns
Part of the Gender and Politics book series (GAP)


This introductory chapter explores why Brexit matters for women and queer individuals. It offers background and context, including the nature of the referendum debate on social and traditional media, whose voices were heard, role of activists, voting breakdown, etc. This chapter further offers a roadmap of the subsequent contributions.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Sussex Law School, School of Law, Politics and SociologyUniversity of SussexBrightonUK

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