A Comparative Study of Austria, Belgium, Netherlands and Switzerland
Taking a multi-dimensional and multi-spatial approach, this book examines the consensus democracies of Austria, Belgium, Netherlands and Switzerland over the past 40 years. Magone examines how these democracies have been transformed by Europeanization thrusts and global turbulence yet are able to...
To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge
Differentiated Integration between the Centre and the New Peripheries of the EU
The book analyses the emerging centre-periphery divisions within the European Union which result from the unprecedented conditions created by the 2008-09 global financial crisis and the subsequent Eurozone sovereign debt crisis. The multiple layers of policy coordination which emerged in response...
To Be Published January 27th 2015 by Routledge
Since the Treaty of the European Union was ratified in 1993, the European Union has become an important factor in an ever-increasing number of regimes of pooled sovereignty. This Handbook seeks to present a valuable guide to this new and unique system in the 21st century, allowing readers to obtain...
To Be Published November 13th 2014 by Routledge
A Comparative Introduction
In this important new introductory textbook, José Magone provides an accessible and comprehensive introduction to contemporary European politics. The unification of the European continent since the Fall of the Berlin wall in 1989 and the collapse of communist regimes in Central and Eastern Europe...
Published August 24th 2010 by Routledge
Having been fully revised and updated to reflect the considerable changes in Spain over the last decade, José M. Magone gives a fresh insight into the formal and informal workings of this dynamic southern European democracy. Thoroughly examining Spain’s historical background, political culture,...
Published October 19th 2008 by Routledge
Contemporary Spanish Politics gives fresh insight into the formal and informal workings of this dynamic southern European democracy. It thoroughly discusses the history, politics, institutions, parties, economy and foreign policy of Spain at an introductory level ideal for an undergraduate audience...
Published March 17th 2004 by Routledge