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About Paul Cartledge

Paul Cartledge is A.G. Leventis Senior Research Fellow, Clare College, Cambridge and A.G. Leventis Professor of Greek Culture (2008-2014), University of Cambridge, emeritus. His book Democracy: A Life is published by Oxford University Press.

Articles by Paul Cartledge

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Sunny Hundal is openDemocracy’s social media editor.

Constitutional conventions: best practice

Democracy after Brexit: We are at a 'point of decision'

After the Brexit vote, many are questioning the UK's model of democracy. openDemocracy asked Professor Paul Cartledge, Cambridge University historian and author of Democracy: A Life, to put the system in context.

British democracy? No thanks!

The British general election is viewed from classical Athens... and found wanting.
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