European Union Politics by Michelle CiniEuropean Union Politics by Michelle Cini

European Union Politics

byMichelle Cini, Nieves Perez-Solorzano Borragan

Paperback | January 19, 2016

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The most current and issues-based textbook of its kind on the market, European Union Politics provides a comprehensive and authoritative overview of EU theories, institutions, policies, and history. Revised and updated in light of current events--including the Greek financial crisis--theaccessible and wide-ranging nature of the fifth edition makes this the ideal starting point for students new to this evolving subject.
Michelle Cini is Professor of European Politics at the University of Bristol. Nieves Perez-Solorzano Borragan is Senior Lecturer in European Politics at the University of Bristol.
Title:European Union PoliticsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:512 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0 inPublished:January 19, 2016Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0198708939

ISBN - 13:9780198708933

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction (Michelle Cini and Nieves Perez-Solorzano Borragan)Part One: The Historical Context2. The European Union: Establishment and Development (David Phinnemore)3. From Maastricht to the Treaty of Lisbon and Beyond (Clive Church and David Phinnemore)Part Two: Theories and Conceptual Approaches4. Neo-functionalism (Carsten S. Jensen)5. Intergovernmentalism (Michelle Cini)6. Theorizing the European Union after Integration Theory (Ben Rosamond)7. Governance in the European Union (Thomas Christiansen)8. Europeanization (Tanja Boerzel and Diana Panke)Part Three: Institutions and Actors9. The European Commission (Morten Egeberg)10. The Council of the European Union and the European Council (Jeffrey Lewis)11. The European Parliament (Charlotte Burns)12. The Courts of the European Union (Ilias Kapsis)13. Interest Groups and the European Union (Rainer Eising)Part Four: Policies and Policy-Making14. Policy-Making in the European Union (Alex Warleigh-Lack and Ralf Drachenberg)15. European Union External Relations (Michael Smith)16. Enlargement (Nieves Perez-Solorzano Borragan and Ana Juncos)17. The EU's Foreign Security and Defence Policies (Robert Dover)18. The Single Market (Michelle Egan)19. The EU's Social Dimension (Gerda Falkner)20. Justice and Home Affairs (Emek M. Ucarer)21. Economic and Monetary Union (Amy Verdun)22. The Common Agricultural Policy (Eve Fouilleux)23. Environmental Policy (David Benson and Andrew Jordan)Part Five: Issues and Debates24. Democracy and Legitimacy in the EU (Stijn Smismans)25. Public Opinion and the EU (Lauren M. McLaren and Simona Guerra)26. Economic Crisis (Dermot Hodson and Uwe Puetter)27. The Future of the EU (Brigid Laffan)

Editorial Reviews

"The best book out there on the EU. It really draws on on-going research and changes in the EU literature." --Diana Morlang, Santa Clara University, USA