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  1. European Union Sanctions and Foreign Policy

    When and Why do they Work?

    By Clara Portela

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    Sanctions are an important tool within the foreign policy of the European Union, which have until now remained obscure to both scholars and the general public. This book examines sanctions as a political tool of influence and evaluates the efficacy of sanctions imposed by the EU against third...

    Published October 7th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Citizenship and Collective Identity in Europe

    By Ireneusz Pawel Karolewski

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    This book is the first monograph to systematically explore the relationship between citizenship and collective identity in the European Union, integrating two fields of research – citizenship and collective identity. Karolewski argues that various types of citizenship correlate with differing...

    Published October 7th 2011 by Routledge

  3. The European Union Diplomatic Service

    Ideas, Preferences and Identities

    By Caterina Carta

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    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 18th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Poland Within the European Union

    New Awkward Partner or New Heart of Europe?

    By Aleks Szczerbiak

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    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 2nd 2011 by Routledge

  5. The Political Economy of Noncompliance

    Adjusting to the Single European Market

    By Scott Siegel

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    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 19th 2011 by Routledge

  6. The Struggle for the European Constitution

    A Past and Future History

    By Michael O'Neill

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    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 24th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Switzerland in Europe

    Continuity and Change in the Swiss Political Economy

    Edited by Christine Trampusch, André Mach

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    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 9th 2011 by Routledge

  8. The EU's Role in World Politics

    A Retreat from Liberal Internationalism

    By Richard Youngs

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    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 5th 2011 by Routledge

  9. The Illusion of Accountability in the European Union

    Edited by Sverker Gustavsson, Christer Karlsson, Thomas Persson

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    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 28th 2011 by Routledge

  10. European Union and the Making of a Wider Northern Europe

    By Pami Aalto

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    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 2nd 2011 by Routledge