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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 139 new and published books in the subject of European Union Policy — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. The EU, Migration and the Politics of Administrative Detention

    Edited by Michela Ceccorulli, Nicola Labanca

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    Migration is now regarded as a security issue, both in public debate and government policies. In turn, the phenomenon of detention as a governance practice has emerged, and the developing presence of camps in Europe for migrants has given rise to a tangle of new and complex issues. This book...

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Party Politics of Territorial Reforms in Europe

    Edited by Emanuele Massetti, Simon Toubeau

    Series: West European Politics

    The book analyses how political parties compete and strategise on the issue of territorial reform using case-studies that include countries from both Western (Belgium, Germany, Italy and Spain) and Central-Eastern Europe (Poland, Slovakia and Romania). Each case-study considers different drivers of...

    Published April 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Europeanisation of Public Policy in Southern Europe

    Comparative Political Economy from the 2000s to the Crisis

    Edited by Canan Balkir, H. Tolga Bolukbasi, Ebru Ertugal

    Series: South European Society and Politics

    Large or small, old EU member or new, and even EU member state or not – political economies across Southern Europe have been increasingly but distinctively ‘Europeanised’. In political, public and scholarly debates on processes of Europeanisation, Southern Europe invariably features as the area of...

    Published March 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  4. 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 26th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Explaining Policy Change in the European Union's Eastern Neighbourhood

    Edited by Julia Langbein, Tanja Borzel

    Series: Routledge Europe-Asia Studies

    This edited volume discusses and challenges the conventional wisdoms dominating the scholarship on policy change in the EU's Eastern neighbourhood countries. Drawing upon new empirical evidence underpinning the contributions to this volume, the authors argue that compliance with, or convergence to,...

    Published February 6th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Portugal in the European Union

    Assessing Twenty-Five Years of Integration Experience

    Edited by Laura C. Ferreira-Pereira

    Series: Routledge Advances in European Politics

    This book examines the involvement of Portugal in the European integration process since the country signed the Accession Treaty in 1985. The volume elicits how Portugal has grasped opportunities and challenges emanating from its participation in the institutional, regulatory and...

    Published January 20th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Corruption and Organized Crime in Europe

    Illegal partnerships

    By Philip Gounev, Vincenzo Ruggiero

    Series: Organizational Crime

    In Corruption and Organised Crime in Europe, Gounev and Ruggiero present a discussion of the relation between organized criminals and corruption in the EU’s 27 Member States. The book draws on research and scholarly work the editors carried out, respectively, within the Center for the Study of...

    Published January 9th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Morality Policies in Europe

    Concepts, Theories and Empirical Evidence

    Edited by Christoph Knill

    Series: Journal of European Public Policy Special Issues as Books

    The regulation of issues like abortion, euthanasia, gun control, same-sex unions, pornography, prostitution, drugs, or gambling is commonly referred to a special class of so called morality policies. The distinctive feature of these policies is that politics are shaped by conflicts over first...

    Published November 13th 2013 by Routledge

  9. The European Council and European Governance

    The Commanding Heights of the EU

    Edited by François Foret, Yann-Sven Rittelmeyer

    Series: Routledge Studies on Government and the European Union

    In recent years, the failure of the constitutional process, the difficult ratification and implementation of the Lisbon Treaty, as well as the several crises affecting Europe have revitalized the debate on the nature of the European polity and the balance of powers in Brussels. This book explains...

    Published November 12th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Frameworks of the European Union's Policy Process

    Competition and Complementarity across the Theoretical Divide

    Edited by Nikolaos Zahariadis

    Series: Journal of European Public Policy Special Issues as Books

    The book advances the state of the European Union’s policy theory by taking stock of seven promising frameworks of the policy process, systematically comparing their limitations and strengths, and offering a strategy to develop robust research agendas. Frameworks may constitute competing policy...

    Published November 10th 2013 by Routledge