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  1. Local Government in Europe

    The ‘Fourth Level’ in the EU Multi-Layered System of Governance

    Edited by Carlo Panara, Michael R. Varney

    Series: Routledge Research in EU Law

    This work considers the role of local government in 13 EU Member States (Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Sweden and the United Kingdom. The book aims to provide an account of the system of local government in each of the...

    Published June 16th 2013 by Routledge

  2. The European Constitution, Welfare States and Democracy

    The Four Freedoms vs National Administrative Discretion

    By Christoffer C. Eriksen

    Series: Routledge Research in EU Law

    This book explores how the right to the free movement of goods, persons, services and capital in the European Union legal order affects welfare states. These "four freedoms", as they are known, are vital instruments for the protection of a European market unencumbered by internal frontiers. The...

    Published May 30th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Criminal Law and Policy in the European Union

    By Samuli Miettinen

    Series: Routledge Research in EU Law

    This book takes stock of the development of EU criminal law from the establishment of the ECSC to the first European Union criminal law directives passed after the Lisbon Treaty. The work considers criminal offences established at EU level, the effects of EU law on national criminalization, the...

    Published November 22nd 2012 by Routledge

  4. The Tangled Complexity of the EU Constitutional Process

    The Frustrating Knot of Europe

    By Giuseppe Martinico

    Series: Routledge Research in EU Law

    Despite the rejection of the EU Constitutional Treaty eventually leading to the adoption of the Lisbon Treaty, the debates concerning the European Union’s constitutional framework continue. This book builds on the discourse in European Union constitutionalism in order to offer a novel analysis of...

    Published November 7th 2012 by Routledge

  5. New Governance and the European Employment Strategy

    By Samantha Velluti

    Series: Routledge Research in EU Law

    In recent years new or experimental approaches to governance in the EU, namely the Open Method of Coordination (OMC), have attracted great interest and controversy. This book examines the European Employment Strategy (EES) and its implementation through the OMC, exploring the promises and...

    Published September 12th 2012 by Routledge

  6. Human Rights and Minority Rights in the European Union

    By Kirsten Shoraka

    Series: Routledge Research in EU Law

    The end of the Cold War has ushered a restructuring of the institutions of the European Community, culminating into its enlargement to Eastern Europe, under the aegis of economic integration, democracy and human rights. This book examines the development and the role of human rights in the...

    Published May 28th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Centralised Enforcement, Legitimacy and Good Governance in the EU

    By Melanie Smith

    Series: Routledge Research in EU Law

    Article 226 EC is the central mechanism of enforcement in the EC Treaty, and has remained unchanged since the original Treaty of Rome. It provides the European Commission, as guardian of the Treaty, with a broad power of policing Member States’ conduct. Article 226 has been traditionally...

    Published April 22nd 2012 by Routledge

  8. EU External Relations and Systems of Governance

    The CFSP, Euro-Mediterranean Partnership and Migration

    By Paul James Cardwell

    Series: Routledge Research in EU Law

    This book takes a fresh look at the external relations of the European Union (EU) and in particular the Common Foreign and Security Policy (CFSP). Rather than focusing exclusively on the competence aspects of the institutions and actors, the book makes the case that the CFSP can be understood as a...

    Published July 29th 2011 by Routledge