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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
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
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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
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
Running the EU - Ulrik Solberg

Running the EUUlrik Solberg

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Running the EU’ is a runners – or walkers - guide with two proposals of where to run in each of the 27 EU capitals. It is for natives, residents, visitors and tourists alike. There is a 4-5 km ‘shorty’ and a 8-10 km ‘longy’ for each capita… more

Running the EU
Ulrik Solberg
Ulrik Solberg , English
Future War In Cities: Rethin... - Alice Hills

Future War In Cities: Rethin...Alice Hills

This book is the first full-length study of a key security issue confronting the West in the 21st century: urban military operations, as undertaken by US and UK forces in Iraq. It relates operations in cities to the wider study of conflict … more

Future War In Cities: Rethinking a Liberal Dilemma
Alice Hills
Routledge , English
ICT and Innovation in the Pu... - Francesco Contini, Giovan Fr...

ICT and Innovation in the Pu...Francesco Contini, Giovan Fr...

This book originates from a multiple year research project on ICT and justice in a number of EU countries. Among the project’s major objectives was the development of new methodologies for facilitating ICT-based innovation in the judiciary.

ICT and Innovation in the Public Sector (Technology, Work and Globalization)
Francesco Contini, Giovan Francesco Lanzara
Palgrave Macmillan , English
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The Origins & Development of...

The new edition of this accessible introduction to the history of the European Union (EU) has been fully revised and updated to reflect the significant changes within the EU over the past decade. The book is ideal introductory reading for t… more

The Origins & Development of the European Union 1945-2008: A History of European Integration
Routledge , English
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
European Broadcasting Law an... - Jackie Harrison, Lorna Woods

European Broadcasting Law an...Jackie Harrison, Lorna Woods

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European broadcasting policy has attracted attention from many disciplines because it has dual nature: cultural and commercial. This book offers a detailed treatment of European broadcasting law, set against an overview of policy in this ar… more

European Broadcasting Law and Policy (Cambridge Studies in European Law and Policy)
Jackie Harrison, Lorna Woods
Cambridge University Press , English
Civil-Military Relations aft... - Glen Segell

Civil-Military Relations aft...Glen Segell

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The military has traditionally been a group within the nation state which has had deep rooted local identities grounded in class, regional, ethnic, national, and religious realities. The processes of regionalisation eg the European Union an… more

Civil-Military Relations after the Nation-State
Glen Segell
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Middle East and North Africa...

Fourteen specialists from across the European Union discuss current issues regarding Middle Eastern and North African immigrants in Europe, focusing on topics such as immigration legislation, assimilation, integration, multiculturalism, com… more

Middle East and North African Immigrants in Europe: Current Impact; Local and National Responses
Routledge , 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
Fundraising Exiting Strategy - Gordon Owen

Fundraising Exiting StrategyGordon Owen

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This iBook originally formed part of fundraising training aimed at new, small, and emerging groups who, having achieved funding for a project moved straight to delivering it but towards the end of the funding life cycle omitted to give suff… more

Fundraising Exiting Strategy
Gordon Owen
Gordon Owen , English
Understanding European Union... - Alex Warleigh

Understanding European Union...Alex Warleigh

Understanding the institutions of the European Union is vital to understanding how it functions. This book provides students with a user-friendly introduction to the main institutions, and explains their different roles in the functioning a… more

Understanding European Union Institutions
Alex Warleigh
Routledge , 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
European Union Law for Inter... - Bishop

European Union Law for Inter...Bishop

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Written specifically for exporters and those without legal training, this book is an introduction to the business laws of the European Union that need to be understood by those operating outside the EU. It is a practical guide to the regula… more

European Union Law for International Business
Cambridge University Press , English
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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