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New and Published Books

  1. European Integration and Transformation in the Western Balkans

    Europeanization or Business as Usual?

    Edited by Arolda Elbasani

    Series: Routledge/UACES Contemporary European Studies

    The book investigates the scope and limitations of the transformative power of EU enlargement in the Western Balkans. The extension of EU enlargement policy to the region has generated high expectations that enlargement will regulate democratic institution-building and foster reform, much as it did...

    Published September 12th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The New Member States and the European Union

    Foreign Policy and Europeanization

    Edited by Michael Baun, Dan Marek

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    This book examines the impact of EU membership on the foreign policies of the 12 new member states that joined the EU in 2004 and 2007. Among scholars of European politics there is a general consensus that membership in the European Union changes the countries that join. Yet considerable debate...

    Published September 12th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Regional Development in Central and Eastern Europe

    Development processes and policy challenges

    Edited by Grzegorz Gorzelak, John Bachtler, Maciej Smętkowski

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Russia and Eastern Europe Series

    This book provides an up-to-date assessment of the main processes and dilemmas of regional development and regional policy in the newer European Union Member States in Central and Eastern Europe and neighbouring countries. It highlights the difficulties of balancing the demands within the new...

    Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  4. European Integration and Consensus Politics in the Low Countries

    Edited by Hans Vollaard, Jan Beyers, Patrick Dumont

    Series: Europe and the Nation State

    The Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg are well-known cases of consensus politics. Decision-making in the Low Countries has been characterized by broad involvement, power sharing and making compromises. These countries were also founding member states of the European Union (EU) and its...

    Published July 24th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Europe, Discourse, and Institutions

    Challenging the Mainstream in European Studies

    Edited by Cristian Nitoiu, Nikola Tomic

    This book focuses on how discourse and various narratives contribute to the construction of the European Union as a political actor, thus seeking to challenge the more established approaches to the study of the Union. It sheds light on the way discourses about the European Union are created,...

    Published July 10th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Financial Integration in the European Union

    Edited by Roman Matoušek, Daniel Stavárek

    Series: Routledge Studies in the European Economy

    This edited collection assesses the level of financial integration in the European Union (EU) and the differences across the countries and segments of the EU financial system. Progress in financial integration is key to the EU’s economic growth and competitiveness and although it has advanced...

    Published July 4th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Competitiveness of New Europe

    Papers from the Second Lancut Economic Forum

    Edited by Jan Winiecki

    Series: Routledge Studies in the European Economy

    New Europe is a rhetorical term used by some analysts to describe European post-communist transition success stories. The term implies their recent return to European, or more precisely Western civilization, but suggests - given their (forced) communist detour - that there is no single Pan-European...

    Published June 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  8. Turkey

    Terrorism, Civil Rights, and the European Union

    Edited by Yonah Alexander, Edgar H. Brenner, Serhat Tutuncuoglu Krause

    How do democratic societies maintain the balance between civil rights and security while continuing the fight on global terrorism? This work raises this issue and presents one country, Turkey, and its struggle to implement laws to combat terrorism and comply with the European Union’s civil rights...

    Published April 28th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Democracy in Turkey

    The Impact of EU Political Conditionality

    By Ali Resul Usul

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Politics

    This book examines the impact of European political conditionality on the process of democratization in Turkey over a twenty year period. Employing theoretical and conceptual approaches to the issue of EU conditionality, the author compares the case of Turkey to that of other European nations....

    Published March 21st 2014 by Routledge

  10. The European Union and Central Asia

    Edited by Alexander Warkotsch

    Series: Routledge Advances in Central Asian Studies

    In June 2007, the Council of the European Union (EU) adopted The EU in Central Asia: Strategy for a New Partnership, highlighting the growing importance of Central Asia to the EU. This book examines the EU's policy towards the five Central Asian states of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan,...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge