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New and Published Books

  1. Refugees, Security and the European Union

    By Sarah Leonard, Christian Kaunert

    Series: Routledge/UACES Contemporary European Studies

    Asylum and migration are amongst the most contentious political issues in Europe and it has been argued that migrants and asylum-seekers have been securitized in the EU and socially constructed as security threats. This book analyses the extent and the modalities of the securitization of...

    Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Revisiting the European Union as Empire

    Edited by Hartmut Behr, Yannis A. Stivachtis

    Series: Critical European Studies

    The European Union’s stalled expansion, the Euro deficit and emerging crises of economic and political sovereignty in Greece, Italy and Spain have significantly altered the image of the EU as a model of progressive civilization. However, despite recent events the EU maintains its international...

    Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Religion at the European Parliament

    Edited by François Foret

    Series: Routledge Studies in Religion and Politics

    The interactions between religion and politics in the European integration process are the focus of increasing attention in political and academic debates. However the body of research that has been developing for several years relates mainly to the representation of religious interests at the...

    Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  4. 1989 as a Political World Event

    Democracy, Europe and the New International System in the Age of Globalization

    Edited by Jacques Rupnik

    Series: Global Order Studies

    This book is not about the events of 1989, but about 1989 as a world event. Starting with the fall of the Berlin Wall and the collapse of the Soviet bloc it examines the historical significance and the world brought about by 1989. When the Cold War ended in Europe it ushered in a world in which...

    Published June 25th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Diplomatic System of the European Union

    Evolution, change and challenges

    Edited by Michael Smith, Stephan Keukeleire, Sophie Vanhoonacker

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    Over the past five years, the EU has established a new system of diplomacy centred on the European External Action Service (EEAS) and the High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy. This new system reflects a process of evolution in a changing context, and has been faced by major...

    Published June 17th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Impacts of European Territorial Policies in the Baltic States

    Edited by Garri Raagmaa, Dominic Stead

    Urban and regional development in the Baltic States and other Central and Eastern European countries has experienced rapid changes since their re-independence at the beginning of the 1990s. Meanwhile, urban and regional planning institutions and organizational cultures in the Baltic States have...

    Published June 15th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Market Expansion and Social Dumping in Europe

    Edited by Magdalena Bernaciak

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    The term ‘social dumping’ regularly appears in public debates and in policymaking circles. However, due to its ambiguity it is used in a manner that is convenient for individual discourse participants, thus opening the door for misconceptions and ill-grounded accusations. This book systematically...

    Published June 9th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Energy Security for the EU in the 21st Century

    Markets, Geopolitics and Corridors

    Edited by José María Marín Quemada, Javier García-Verdugo, Gonzalo Escribano

    Series: Routledge Studies in Ecological Economics

    Recent developments like the rising trend in crude oil price, the international economic crisis, the civil revolts in Northern Africa and the Middle East, the nuclear threat in Japan after the tsunami, the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico and the economic growth of emerging countries like China and...

    Published June 9th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Causes and Consequences of Democratization

    The regions of Russia

    By Anastassia V. Obydenkova, Alexander Libman

    Series: Democratization Studies

    In recent decades, the regions of Russia have taken different paths of regime transition. Despite the consolidation of an autocratic regime at national level and the centralization steered by Vladimir Putin’s government, the variation across sub-national regimes persists. Using an innovative...

    Published June 9th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Democratizing Central and Eastern Europe

    Successes and failures of the European Union

    By Luca Tomini

    Series: Democratization Studies

    At first, it was believed that accession to the EU would have a positive effect on the process of democratization in former communist countries. However, over time it became clear that difficulties with the democratic system endured in a number of these countries. This book reconsiders the results...

    Published June 9th 2015 by Routledge