Do we need a written constitution?
28 November 2019, 6:00 pm–7:30 pm
Our November 2019 seminar discusses this longstanding question.
This event is free.
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Rachel Cronkshaw – Department of Political Science02076794977
Council RoomRubin Building29-30 Tavistock SquareLondonWC1H 9QU
‘Brexit has triggered a constitutional as well as a political crisis, and it is time that we had a written constitution’. So many people believe; but are they right? And how should we set about drafting one?
In this seminar, Prof Sionaidh Douglas-Scott (Queen Mary) will make the case for a written constitution, and Prof Nick Barber (Oxford) will explain the case against.
Prof Sionaidh Douglas-Scott, Anniversary Chair in Law at Queen Mary University of London
Prof Nick Barber, Professor of Constitutional Law and Theory at the University of Oxford
Prof Robert Hazell, Professor of Government and the Constitution at The Constitution Unit
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