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Governance in Modern Society... -

Governance in Modern Society...

Tremendous changes are affecting the institutions of government in many Western European countries. Globalisation, European integration, economic, technological, and societal developments have a major influence on public policies and gov… more

Governance in Modern Society: Effects, Change and Formation of Government Institutions (Library of Public Policy and Public Administration)
Springer , English
European Union Arms Control - Glen Segell

European Union Arms ControlGlen Segell

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The nadir of the study of civil-military relations is how diplomats negotiate to control the equipment type and quantity of other countries armed forces. After the Cold War the European Union has experienced enlargement and deepening with o… more

European Union Arms Control
Glen Segell
Democratic Decision-making i... - Anne Elizabeth Stie

Democratic Decision-making i...Anne Elizabeth Stie

This book examines the democratic legitimacy of the European Union (EU) and evaluates the democratic credentials of the EU’s main decision-making procedure. It finds that though there is potential for democratic decision-making in the EU, t… more

Democratic Decision-making in the EU: Technocracy in Disguise? (Routledge Studies on Democratising Europe)
Anne Elizabeth Stie
Routledge , English
The Politics of Insecurity: ... - Jef Huysmans

The Politics of Insecurity: ...Jef Huysmans

The act of violence of 9/11 changed the global security agenda, catapulting terrorism to the top of the agenda. Weapons of mass destruction grabbed public interest and controlling the free movement of people became a national security prior… more

The Politics of Insecurity: Fear, Migration and Asylum in the EU (New International Relations)
Jef Huysmans
Routledge , English
Constitutional Life and Euro... - Alun Howard Gibbs

Constitutional Life and Euro...Alun Howard Gibbs

This book considers the constitutional implications of legal integration regarding internal security matters in the EU. It argues that constitutional theory is crucial to addressing legality and accountability concerns raised by the legal p… more

Constitutional Life and Europe’s Area of Freedom, Security and Justice (Applied Legal Philosophy)
Alun Howard Gibbs
Ashgate , English
Europe's 21st Century Challenge - Didier Bigo, Sergio Carrera,...

Europe's 21st Century ChallengeDidier Bigo, Sergio Carrera,...

A study of illiberal practices of liberal regimes in the field of security. The work explores the relationship between the internal and external effects of these practices in an increasingly interconnected world order, as well as the effect… more

Europe’s 21st Century Challenge
Didier Bigo, Sergio Carrera, Elspeth Guild, R.B.J. Walker
Ashgate , English
Legitimacy and the European ... -

Legitimacy and the European ...

Since the Maastricht ratification debate of the early 1990s, the legitimacy of the European Union has become a subject of controversy. With unprecedented force, Europeans have begun to question the need for deeper integration. Some fear thr… more

Legitimacy and the European Union: The Contested Polity
Routledge , English
The European Union and the C... - David Ward

The European Union and the C...David Ward

Bringing together leading academics in their respective fields, this edited collection examines the European Union’s impact on media and public policy. It provides an analysis of the broader areas of EU policy and links these together to gi… more

The European Union and the Culture Industries
David Ward
Ashgate , English
The Politics of Post-Industr... -

The Politics of Post-Industr...

This new study assesses the welfare state to ask key questions and draw new conclusions about its place in modern society.It shows how the welfare states that we have inherited from the early post-war years had one main objective: to protec… more

The Politics of Post-Industrial Welfare States: Adapting Post-War Social Policies to New Social Risks (Routledge/EUI Studies in the Political Economy of the Welfare State)
Routledge , English
The Enlargement of the Europ... - Alice Landau, Victoria Curzo...

The Enlargement of the Europ...Alice Landau, Victoria Curzo...

This volume looks at the process of enlargment which the European Union is currently undertaking, focusing on both the economic and political dimensions of the subject. The volume examines how enlargment has evolved and looks at the roles a… more

The Enlargement of the European Union: Issues and Strategies
Alice Landau, Victoria Curzon Price, Richard G.Whitman
Taylor & Francis , English
European Union: The Basics - Alex Warleigh

European Union: The BasicsAlex Warleigh

Covering all the basics and more, this book is a concise and accessible introduction for students new to the study of the European Union, and for the general reader wanting to understand this increasingly important subject. Including useful… more

European Union: The Basics
Alex Warleigh
Routledge , English
Foreign Ministries in the Eu... -

Foreign Ministries in the Eu...

What role, if any, does the foreign ministry perform in contemporary world politics? Is the argument that it is in a state of terminal decline accurate or rooted in only partial understandings of its changing character? Foreign Ministries i… more

Foreign Ministries in the European Union: Integrating Diplomats
Palgrave Macmillan , English
European Union (The Basics) - Alex Warleigh-Lack

European Union (The Basics)Alex Warleigh-Lack

Fully updated to include the new Treaty of Lisbon, this is the best short and accessible introduction to the politics of the European Union, written by one of the world’s most well-known authorities in the area. Ideal starting reading for s… more

European Union (The Basics)
Alex Warleigh-Lack
Routledge , English
GM Food on Trial: Testing Eu... - Les Levidow, Susan Carr

GM Food on Trial: Testing Eu...Les Levidow, Susan Carr

This book examines European institutions being ‘put on trial’ for how their regulatory procedures evaluate and regulate genetically-modified products. Levidow highlights how public controversy created a legitimacy crisis, leading to nationa… more

GM Food on Trial: Testing European Democracy (Genetics and Society)
Les Levidow, Susan Carr
Routledge , English
The Empire: Bible Prophecy a... - Erika  Grey

The Empire: Bible Prophecy a...Erika Grey

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BOOK DESCRIPTION The Empire: Bible Prophecy and The European Union identifies the European Union as the final world empire and explains what the Scriptures predict about the end times including the meaning behind the mysterious figurative l… more

The Empire: Bible Prophecy and the European Union
Erika Grey
Next Century Publishing LLC , English
Macroeconomic Policy in the ... -

Macroeconomic Policy in the ...

Providing readers with a multi-faceted assessment of the implementation of fiscal policies in the euro zone and their macroeconomic effects five years after the inception of the euro, this book, international in perspective and scope, is th… more

Macroeconomic Policy in the European Monetary Union: From the Old to the New Stability and Growth Pact (Routledge Studies in the European Economy)
Routledge , English
The European Union: A Very S... - John Pinder, Simon Usherwood

The European Union: A Very S...John Pinder, Simon Usherwood

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This Very Short Introduction explains the European Union in plain English. Fully updated for 2007 to include controversial and current topics such as the Euro currency, the EU’s enlargement, and its role in ongoing world affairs, this acces… more

The European Union: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions)
John Pinder, Simon Usherwood
OUP Oxford , English
Heinz Duthel. l'Union europé... - Heinz Duthel

Heinz Duthel. l'Union europé...Heinz Duthel

Heinz Duthel. l’Union européenne. L’utopisme technocratique.L’Europe sans les Etats. L’illusion démocratique.The European Union and the rennaisance of populism.ISBN: 978-0-557-68011-5Publisher: IAC Society, Heinz Duthel© Heinz Duthel 2010 l… more

Heinz Duthel. l’Union européenne. L’utopisme technocratique.
Heinz Duthel
IAC Society, Heinz Duthel , English
Analytical Tools for Environ... -

Analytical Tools for Environ...

The aim of this book is to link demand and supply of environmental information in the field of Life Cycle Management. The book is based on the results of the CHAINET concerted action financed by EU-DGXII for the work period 1998-2000, and i… more

Analytical Tools for Environmental Design and Management in a (Eco-Efficiency in Industry and Science)
Springer , English
The Regional Dimension in Eu... - Reiner Martin

The Regional Dimension in Eu...Reiner Martin

A fast automatic reduction of regional disparities within the EU is unlikely. Regional policy will thus remain an important topic. This book analyzes EU regional policy and its co-ordination with other European and national public policies,… more

The Regional Dimension in European Public Policy: Convergence or Divergence?
Reiner Martin
Palgrave Macmillan , English