International Relations and the European Union by Christopher HillInternational Relations and the European Union by Christopher Hill

International Relations and the European Union

byChristopher Hill, Michael Smith, Sophie Vanhoonacker

Paperback | May 31, 2017

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[International Relations and the European Union] takes a unique approach by incorporating the study of the EU's world role into the wider field of international relations. As the most comprehensive introduction to the EU's international relations written by leading experts in the field, it isthe key text for anyone wishing to understand the EU's role in the contemporary world.Beginning with an examination of theoretical frameworks and approaches, the book goes on to address the institutions and processes that surround the EU's international relations. Key policy areas, such as security and trade, are outlined in detail, alongside the EU's relations with specificcountries, including the United States, China, India, and Russia. Updates for the third edition include expanded discussions of three key perspectives to provide a rounded picture of the EU's place in the international system: as a sub-system of international relations, as part of the process of international relations, and as a power in its own right.
Christopher Hill is Patrick Sheehy Professor at the Centre of International Studies, University of Cambridge. Michael Smith is Professor of European Politics at the University of Warwick. Sophie Vanhoonacker is Jean Monnet Professor at Maastricht University.
Title:International Relations and the European UnionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:584 pagesPublished:May 31, 2017Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0198737327

ISBN - 13:9780198737322

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Table of Contents

PART ONE: FRAMEWORKS1. Christopher Hill, Michael Smith, and Sophie Vanhoonacker: International Relations and the EU: Themes and Issues2. Sophie Vanhoonacker: The EU as a system of IR3. Geoffrey Edwards: The EU as part of the process of IR4. Filippo Andreatta: The EU as a PowerPART TWO: INSTITUTIONS AND PROCESSES5. Karolina Pomorska and Sophie Vanhoonacker: Policy-making in EU external relations6. Carmen Gebhard: Coherence7. Reuben Wong: The role of member states8. Michael E. Smith: Implementation: making the EU's international relations work9. Christopher Lord: Legitimacy and DemocracyPART THREE: ACTIVITIES AND IMPACT10. Sophie Meunier and Kalypso Nicolaidis: The EU as a Trade Power11. Amy Verdun: The EU and the Global Political Economy12. John Vogler: The Challenge of the Environment, Energy, and Climate Change13. Maurizio Carbone: The EU and the Developing World14. Karen Smith: Enlargement, the Neighbouhood, and European Order15. Joylon Howorth: The EU's Security and Defence Policy16. Sarah Wolff: The External Dimension of the EU's Internal Security17. Michael Smith and Rebecca Steffenson: The EU and the United States18. Stephan Keukeleire and Tom De Bruyn: The EU and Emerging Powers19. Helene Sjursen: The EU's Principles in World Politics20. Christopher Hill, Michael Smith and Sophie Vanhoonacker: Acting for Europe: The EU's Role in International Relations

Editorial Reviews

It's the richest and most comprehensive treatment of the EU's role in the world written by genuinely leading experts in their fields." --Christoph Meyer, King's College London