The Law of EU External Relations: Cases, Materials, and Commentary on the EU as an International…

Paperback | January 13, 2014

byPieter Jan Kuijper, Jan Wouters, Frank Hoffmeister

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The European Union has established itself as a significant international legal actor. Understanding the EU's actions on the international plane requires an understanding of its constantly evolving constitutional and legal framework. This book presents the law of EU external relations in aconcise and accessible manner for students, practitioners, and academics in the field. It combines chapters on the general basis of the Union's external action and its relation to international law with chapters which further explore the law and practice of the EU in the specialized fields ofexternal action such as the common commercial policy, development cooperation, cooperation with third countries, humanitarian aid, the enlargement and neighbourhood policies, the external environmental policy, and the common foreign and security policy, as well as a chapter specifically dedicated toEU sanctions and countermeasures. Carefully selected primary documents are accompanied with analytic commentary on the issues they raise and their significance for the overall structure of EU external relations law. The primary materials selected include many important legal documents that are hard to find elsewhere but give a vitalinsight into the operation of EU external relations law in practice.

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The European Union has established itself as a significant international legal actor. Understanding the EU's actions on the international plane requires an understanding of its constantly evolving constitutional and legal framework. This book presents the law of EU external relations in aconcise and accessible manner for students, prac...

Professor Pieter Jan Kuijper returned to the University of Amsterdam (where he had previously been Professor of International Law and International Relations in the Political Science Department between 1984 and 1987) as Professor of the Law of International (Economic) Organizations in the faculty of Law in 2007. He has had a mixed car...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:800 pages, 9.69 × 6.73 × 0.07 inPublished:January 13, 2014Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199682488

ISBN - 13:9780199682485

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Table of Contents

1. Personality and Powers of the Union2. International Representation of the European Union3. Treaty-Making Procedures4. Mixed Agreements5. The EU in International Organizations6. European Union Countermeasures7. Common Commercial Policy8. Cooperation Policies and Humanitarian Aid9. Enlargement and Neighbourhood Policy10. External Environmental Policy11. Common Foreign and Security Policy12. Status of International Law in the European Union13. International Agreements of the Member States