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  1. Poland's EU Accession

    By Sergiusz Trzeciak

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Russia and Eastern Europe Series

    This book examines the process of Poland’s accession negotiations to the European Union between 1998-2003. An empirical study based on Robert Putnam’s two-level game model, it charts the influence and role of key domestic actors and groups on the negotiations especially in three critical,...

    Published October 3rd 2011 by Routledge

  2. The European Union's 2007 Enlargement

    Edited by Cristina Chiva, David Phinnemore

    This book fills a significant gap in recent literature on European Union politics by examining the EU’s ‘other’ eastern enlargement, completed in 2007 with the accession of Bulgaria and Romania. It focuses on both the process and the effects of the 2007 enlargement within the wider context of...

    Published September 21st 2011 by Routledge

  3. Reinventing Poland

    Economic and Political Transformation and Evolving National Identity

    Edited by Martin Myant, Terry Cox

    Series: BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

    The end of communism and accession to the European Union have had a huge impact on Poland. This book provides an overall assessment of the post-1989 transformation in Poland. It focuses in particular on four key themes: economic transformation and its outcomes; the heritage of the past...

    Published May 16th 2011 by Routledge

  4. The New Right in the New Europe

    Czech Transformation and Right-Wing Politics, 1989–2006

    By Seán Hanley

    Series: BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies

    This book considers the emergence of centre right parties in Eastern Europe following the fall of communism, focusing primarily on the case of the Czech Republic. Although the country with the strongest social democratic traditions in Eastern Europe, the Czech Republic also produced the region’s...

    Published May 16th 2011 by Routledge

  5. Islamism, Democracy and Liberalism in Turkey

    The Case of the AKP

    By William Hale, Ergun Ozbudun

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Politics

    The Justice and Development Party (AKP) were elected to power in 2002 and since then Turkish politics has undergone considerable change. This book is a comprehensive analysis of the AKP, in terms not just of its ideological agenda, but also of its social basis and performance in office in the main...

    Published March 13th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Romania and The European Union

    From Marginalisation to Membership?

    By Dimitris Papadimitriou, David Phinnemore

    Series: Europe and the Nation State

    This book explores the dynamics behind Romania’s relationship with the European Union from the collapse of the Ceaucescu regime in 1989, to its recent accession to the EU in 2007. As a completely up-to-date and detailed study, it identifies key developments in EU-Romania relations, as well as the...

    Published February 9th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Debating Political Identity and Legitimacy in the European Union

    Edited by Sonia Lucarelli, Furio Cerutti, Vivien A. Schmidt

    Series: Routledge/GARNET series

    How can we conceptualize identity and legitimacy in the context of the European union? What is the role of narratives, political symbols, public debate and institutional practices in the process of identity formation and legitimacy consolidation? Debating Political Identity and Legitimacy in the...

    Published December 1st 2010 by Routledge

  8. The Czech Republic and the European Union

    By Dan Marek, Michael Baun

    Series: Europe and the Nation State

    This book examines the relationship between the Czech Republic and the European Union (EU). The authors examine the Czech Republic’s road to EU membership in 2004 and assess how EU accession has affected or changed the Czech Republic, including its domestic politics, governing institutions and...

    Published August 24th 2010 by Routledge

  9. The European Union and Global Social Change

    A Critical Geopolitical-Economic Analysis

    By József Böröcz

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    This book examines just what the European Union is, in the context of the ongoing structural transformation of the global system. The author develops an integrated approach to global transformations, drawing on geopolitics, political geography, international relations, economics, economic and...

    Published June 29th 2010 by Routledge

  10. The Kurdish Conflict

    International Humanitarian Law and Post-Conflict Mechanisms

    By Kerim Yildiz, Susan Breau

    This book is highly topical considering the recent resurgence of violence by the PKK, the incursions into Northern Iraq by the Turkish army and security forces and Turkey's EU accession negotiations. Turkey has become an increasingly important player in Middle Eastern geopolitics. More than two...

    Published June 20th 2010 by Routledge