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The Political History of European Integration

The Hypocrisy of Democracy-Through-Market

By Hagen Schulz-Forberg, Bo Stråth

Routledge – 2010 – 242 pages

Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

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Description

First published in 2010. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Contents

Part 1: A Historical Outline: Confronting Teleological Understandings of European Integration 1. The Mythical Foundation and the Turbulent Founding Years 2. The Market and the Social 3. The Constitution and the ‘Democratic Deficit’ Part 2: The European Public Sphere in History, Theory and Practice 4. The European Public Sphere in Historical Perspective 5. The European Public Sphere in Theory 6. The European Public Sphere in Practice Part 3: European Values and the European Union 7. European Values and History 8. The Value Production at the Political Centre 9. The Academic Value Production Part 4: The Contours of a Historical Theory of the EU 10. The Historical Analogies 11. Towards a Realistic Historical Perspective on the European Integration 12. The Future

Author Bio

Hagen Schulz-Forberg is Assistant Professor in International History, University of Aarhus, Denmark. Bo Stråth holds a Chair in Nordic, European and World History at the Renvall Institute, University of Helsinki, Finland. He recently co-edited A European Memory? Contested Histories and Politics of Remembrance and European Solidarities: Tensions and Contentions of a Concept.

Name: The Political History of European Integration: The Hypocrisy of Democracy-Through-Market (Paperback)Routledge 
Description: By Hagen Schulz-Forberg, Bo Stråth. First published in 2010. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
Categories: European Union Politics, Democracy, Political History, European History, Economic History, History, Politics & International Relations, European Integration, European Union History, European Politics, Political Philosophy, Political Theory