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In partnership with Political Studies Association

Over the last 20 years the nature of political engagement in British society has changed dramatically. There is substantial evidence of incrementally growing citizen disenchantment with politics both in terms of behaviour and attitudes. Observational, focus and survey data all point in the same direction.

Reform of politics has been a matter of public discourse for a decade and more. It is an issue of interest and concern to all the political parties although there is little agreement as to how to make such reform work. In fact there is little agreement on what the reforms should be. Our consultation proposed to look in depth at the matter and to work towards practical, forward-looking solutions.

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