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National and European Foreign Policy explores the processes of interaction between the national and the European levels in foreign policy making in European Union states. The volume also assesses the mutual influence which the Member States exert on each other, independent of the EU institutions,...
Published September 12th 2012 by Routledge
This book shines new light on the political system of the European Union (EU) by focusing on civic resources as a keystone of the EU’s ability to sustain. Less-tangible resources such as trust, solidarity, mutual recognition and citizens’ social and political participation have been, until now,...
Published July 17th 2012 by Routledge
A Seven-Nation Study of (Supra)National Attachments
Drawing upon systematic research using Q Methodology in seven countries - Denmark, France, Germany, the United Kingdom, Italy, Netherlands and Sweden - this volume presents the results of the most extensive effort yet at cross-cultural, subjective assessment of national and supranational identity....
Published June 21st 2012 by Routledge
Beyond the Permissive Consensus
This book traces the positions of national partisan actors towards the development of the European polity in an in-depth comparative analysis covering all member states of the European Union over a period of 60 years. The author examines the approach of the social democratic, radical left, liberal,...
Published April 16th 2012 by Routledge
A Social Constructivist Fusion Perspective on Norway
This book analyses how domestic and European structures impact on national actors’ identities, interests and foreign policy practices. Employing Norway as the case study area, the author uses this nation as an example to assess Europeanization and identity politics across the European Union (EU)....
Published March 26th 2012 by Routledge
This study provides a comprehensive discussion of all aspects of the European Union presence in International Organisations (IOs). The editors seek to explore both the political and institutional implications of the EU’s interaction with IOs and the effect of the EU’s presence on the functioning of...
Published February 26th 2012 by Routledge
The Cases of Ukraine and Egypt
This book investigates the disparity between rhetoric and performance in the European Union response to abuses of human rights and transgression of democracy. With the Arab spring putting the spotlight on the EU’s self-portrait as committed to promoting global human rights and democracy, this book...
Published December 20th 2011 by Routledge
Provinces, Counties, Départements and Landkreise in Comparison
This book takes a comparative approach to local government across 14 European countries, looking at processes of decentralisation, regionalisation and reforms of local government. Examining second levels of government, such as UK Counties, French Départements, Italian and Spanish Provinces, and...
Published December 13th 2011 by Routledge
Democratic Constitutionalization beyond the Nation-State
The negative results of referenda on the European Union (EU) Constitutional Treaty in France and the Netherlands, and subsequent low-key adoption of the Treaty of Lisbon raise complex questions about the possible democratization of international organisations. This book provides a full analysis of...
Published November 29th 2011 by Routledge
The European Union and Occupied Palestinian Territories: State-building without a state
To Be Published December 23rd 2013
Contemporary Spanish Foreign Policy
To Be Published December 30th 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