Foster on EU Law by Nigel FosterFoster on EU Law by Nigel Foster

Foster on EU Law

byNigel Foster

Paperback | July 13, 2011

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Nigel Foster provides a concise, involving, and clear account of EU Law, giving an accessible entry point to the subject, without compromising on depth of analysis.This new text gives an incisive exposition of EU institutions and procedures, as well as the key areas of substantive law. This coverage enables students to quickly grasp the fundamental aspects of EU Law, making it ideal for use on undergraduate and GDL courses, particularly those taught over onesemester.The book is divided into two parts. The first part charts the development of EU law and explains how its institutions and procedures combine together to form a legal framework incorporating 27 Member States and close to 500 million people. Insightful author commentary places the law in context andexplains why the EU has developed in the way it has. The second part of the book looks at the most important areas of substantive law including the free movement of goods, the free movement of persons, and social policy.
Nigel Foster is the Dean of Business and Law at the University of Wales, he was previously Jean Monnet Professor of European Law and Deputy Vice Chancellor at the University of Buckingham. His OUP publications include EU Treaties and Legislation - the best-selling title of the Blackstone's Statute series; EU Law Directions; QandA on EC...
Title:Foster on EU LawFormat:PaperbackDimensions:512 pages, 9.69 × 6.73 × 1.04 inPublished:July 13, 2011Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199692963

ISBN - 13:9780199692965


Table of Contents

Introduction to the institutional and procedural law of the EU1. The History and Constitutional Basis of the European Union2. The Union institutions3. The empowerment of the Union: transfer, division, and control of powers4. Community Law: sources, forms, and law-making5. Supremacy of community law6. Ensuring EU laws are effective: remedies and Article 234Introduction to the substantive law of the EU7. The free movement of goods8. The free movement of economically active persons9. The free movement of persons: Wider issues and EU citizenship10. Anti-discrimination/Equality law