The Emerging European Union by Birol YesiladaThe Emerging European Union by Birol Yesilada

The Emerging European Union

byBirol Yesilada, David Wood

Paperback | June 26, 2009

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Surveying the European Union's evolution from the Rome Treaty to the present, The Emerging European Union captures the full story of Europe's ongoing integration, its changing identity, and its increasing importance as a global actor in the 21st Century.

This text's concise but comprehensive overview of the history, institutions, and policies of the European Union lays out the major elements of the European integration and explain how the European Union functions. Emphasizing competing intergovernmental and supranational forces, The Emerging European Union explains the origins and future of the European Union as well as its political uniqueness.

Birol A. Yesilada is Professor of Political Science and International Studies at Portland State University.   David M. Wood is Professor Emeritus of Political Science at the University of Missouri, Columbia.
Title:The Emerging European UnionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 8.56 × 6.36 × 0.55 inPublished:June 26, 2009Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0205723802

ISBN - 13:9780205723805

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1. Introduction

Chapter 2. Theories of European Integration

Chapter 3. The Rome Treaty and Its Original Agenda: 1957-1975

Chapter 4. The Single European Act and the Maastricht Treaty (1975-1993)

Chapter 5. Efforts to Reach the Next Level (1994-2008)

Chapter 6. Enlargement of the European Union

Chapter 7. Institutional Dynamics in the European Union

Chapter 8. Electoral Politics and Public Opinion

Chapter 9. Economic and Monetary Union

Chapter 10. The EU Budget, Common Agricultural Policy, and Cohesion Policies

Chapter 11. External Economic Relations of the European Union

Chapter 12. Pillar II: Common Foreign and Security Policy

Chapter 13. Justice and Home Affairs

Chapter 14. Conclusion