New and Published Books
41-50 of 104 results in Routledge Advances in European Politics
Ideas, Preferences and Identities
The book analyses the processes of institution and identity building of the European Union Diplomatic Service working on matters of foreign policy and external economic relations, both in Brussels and in the Commission’s Delegations across the world. The book examines what images high ranking...
Published August 17th 2011 by Routledge
New Awkward Partner or New Heart of Europe?
This book examines the first five years of Polish EU membership. The combination of Poland’s potential power as a major, and possibly controversial, player in both the region and Europe as a whole, and the apparent salience of Euroscepticism in domestic electoral politics at the core of the Polish...
Published August 1st 2011 by Routledge
Adjusting to the Single European Market
The Political Economy of Noncompliance explains why states fail to comply with international law. Over the last sixty years, states have signed treaties, established international courts and other supranational institutions to achieve the benefits of international cooperation. Nowhere has this...
Published May 18th 2011 by Routledge
A Past and Future History
The European Union (EU) Constitution was one of the most important developments in the history of the EU, aiming to make the EU more transparent, relevant and accountable to the citizens of its member states. Current anxieties over the pace and direction of EU integration place this comprehensive...
Published March 23rd 2011 by Routledge
Continuity and Change in the Swiss Political Economy
While Switzerland is well known for its specific political institutions, such as direct democracy, federalism and neutrality, or for its banking secrecy, its socio-economic institutions, which decisively contributed to its prosperity, remain relatively unexplored. This book gives the first...
Published March 8th 2011 by Routledge
A Retreat from Liberal Internationalism
Debates on EU foreign policy have been dominated by two opposing schools of argument. One includes a broad range of work that extols the virtues of a European liberal concept of power and the other sees the EU’s commitment to cosmopolitan liberalism and soft power as a sign of weakness rather than...
Published March 4th 2011 by Routledge
This book examines accountability in the EU from different perspectives and considers whether EU citizens have real opportunities for holding decision-makers accountable. This book critically analyses five arguments which claim there are sufficient means for holding decision-makers to account in...
Published February 27th 2011 by Routledge
This book is the first comprehensive study of how and why the European Union has enlarged to become northern Europe’s leading power. Pami Aalto presents a new approach to the under-theorized field of EU foreign policy studies, showing how, since 1990, the EU has enlarged to include Finland,...
Published February 1st 2011 by Routledge
State Identity in Finland and Britain
This book examines the relationship between the European Union (EU) and its member states by analysing how the process of integration in the field of foreign policy is shaping member states' identities. Focusing on the mutually constitutive aspects of the relationship between the EU and its member...
Published December 13th 2010 by Routledge
The European Union is still emerging as a fully fledged foreign policy actor. The vagaries of this process are clearly visible, yet insufficiently explained in the EU policies towards the post-Soviet space. EU Foreign Policy and Post-Soviet Conflicts examines EU intervention and non-intervention...
Published December 8th 2010 by Routledge
New Approaches to EU Foreign Policy
To Be Published May 25th 2014
The Political History of European Integration: The Hypocrisy of Democracy-Through-Market
To Be Published June 2nd 2014
EU Foreign Policy and the Europeanization of Neutral States: Comparing Irish and Austrian Foreign Policy
To Be Published June 18th 2014
The Second Tier of Local Government in Europe: Provinces, Counties, Départements and Landkreise in Comparison
To Be Published June 18th 2014
The Diplomatic System of the European Union: Evolution, Change and Challenges
To Be Published June 29th 2014
Human Rights and Democracy in EU Foreign Policy: The Cases of Ukraine and Egypt
To Be Published July 8th 2014
The Northern Ireland Peace Process: Choreography and Theatrical Politics
To Be Published July 29th 2014
Democracy, Law and Religious Pluralism in Europe: Secularism and Post-Secularism
To Be Published August 5th 2014
Nationalism in Italian Politics: The Stories of the Northern League, 1980-2000
To Be Published August 14th 2014
Contemporary Spanish Foreign Policy
To Be Published August 26th 2014