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About Simon Usherwood

Dr Simon Usherwood is Senior Lecturer in Politics at the University of Surrey. His blog is called Politics @ Surrey.

Articles by Simon Usherwood

This week's editor

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Our guest editor, Valsamis Mitsilegas, director of the Criminal Justice Centre at Queen Mary University of London, introduces this week’s theme: Privacy and Surveillance in 2016.

Constitutional conventions: best practice

L’enfer, c’est les autres: othering in Eurosceptic discourse

It is clear that, to survive, the EU needs to meaningfully engage with its sceptics. But is that even possible when public discourse has taken 'the peoples versus the EU', 'us versus them', to an extreme?

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