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1-10 of 99 results in Routledge Advances in European Politics
Parties for Europe, Parties against Europe
In a moment where the EU is facing an important number of challenges, there is growing interest in understanding how parties influence the way Europe evolves as a political issue, notably how parties structure domestic competition over European issues and they mobilise sentiments in referenda over...
Published November 20th 2013 by Routledge
Conflicting Nationalisms in the Basque Country
All Basque interpretations of national power have resulted in an uneasy mix of often fragmented and conflicting territorial identifications. Basques can identify themselves with France, Spain or an imagined Basque nation state. Territory and Terror confronts the imagined and actual territorial...
Published October 30th 2013 by Routledge
Mechanisms of commitment to cooperation within the European Trade Union movement
The book examines the integration of European trade union movement and explores the prospects for European or transnational solidarity among workers. Contrary to much existing research and despite national differences, Gajewska examines how trade unions cooperate and the forms in which this...
Published October 30th 2013 by Routledge
A Comparative Constitutional Study of the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania and Slovakia
This book considers whether the potential of democracy following the end of the Cold War was diminished by technocratic, judicial control of politics in the new democracies of Central and Eastern Europe. It explores the complexities and drawbacks of modern constitutionalism by offering a...
Published August 26th 2013 by Routledge
The principal argument in Gibraltar and Empire is that Gibraltarians constitute a separate and distinctive people, notwithstanding the political stance taken by the government of Spain. Various factors - environmental, ethnic, economic, political, religious, linguistic, educational and informal -...
Published July 8th 2013 by Routledge
Although political conversations on European integration are common, they are not part of existing explanations for attitude formation on the EU. This book examines the impact of social interactions, specifically interpersonal and informal discussions, on shaping individuals’ views on European...
Published June 16th 2013 by Routledge
Orientation, Ownership and Dialogue in Jordan and Turkey
This book provides a systematic analysis of the EU’s extensive, but so far largely failed, efforts to promote democracy in the Mediterranean region, thoroughly assessing its democracy promotion in relation to two Mediterranean countries – Jordan and Turkey. By pinpointing essential prerequisites...
Published June 13th 2013 by Routledge
The Evolution of the Discourse on Sustainability
This book analyses the evolution of the sustainability discourse in the European Union, exploring the conditions necessary for sustainable development to move from a conceptual model into a model for action for strategic decision makers at all levels of governance. This book questions the extent...
Published June 6th 2013 by Routledge
Change and Continuities in Minority Protection
Twenty years after the demise of communist policy, this book evaluates the continuing communist legacies in the current minority protection systems and legislations across a number of states in post-communist Europe. The fall of communism and the process of democratisation across post-communist...
Published May 20th 2013 by Routledge
European Foreign Policy in the Making?
This book presents a ground-breaking comparative study of the bilateral relations of all 27 EU member states with Russia and an assessment of their impact on the EU’s efforts to conduct a coherent and effective policy towards its most important neighbour. While there has been a lot of research on...
Published May 1st 2013 by Routledge
The European Union and Occupied Palestinian Territories: State-building without a state
To Be Published December 23rd 2013
Portugal in the European Union: Assessing Twenty-Five Years of Integration Experience
To Be Published January 19th 2014
The Northern Ireland Peace Process: Choreography and Theatrical Politics
To Be Published January 29th 2014
Governance and European Civil Society: Governmentality, Discourse and NGOs
To Be Published February 3rd 2014
European Foreign Policy: A Social Role Theory Analysis
To Be Published February 27th 2014
The EU, Migration and the Politics of Administrative Detention
To Be Published March 9th 2014
Political Representation in the European Union: Democracy in a time of Crisis
To Be Published April 6th 2014
Democracy, Law and Religious Pluralism in Europe: Secularism and Post-Secularism
To Be Published April 29th 2014
New Approaches to EU Foreign Policy
To Be Published May 29th 2014
Italy's Foreign Policy in the 21st Century: A Contested Nature?
To Be Published June 29th 2014