Our core focus is to bring together different approaches to formal and informal democratic engagement, and to explore the interplay between them.
We include staff with backgrounds in British politics, political theory, political economy and quantitative research methods.
Research within the centre currently focuses on three key areas: the aftermath of Brexit, the politics of emotion, and the politics of knowledge.
“RT @estrangeirada: At our @CDE_Leeds seminar, the fab @NicoleDNisbett presented her work with the UK Parliament on what makes for mean… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…”
5 weeks ago
“This is happening tomorrow. All welcome! twitter.com/CDE_Leeds/stat…”
on February 5th, 2020
“We have a new post on our Centre's blog from @RyanSwift93, reflecting on his experiences at the Future for West Yor… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…”
on February 4th, 2020