European Politics Catalog 2013

New & Forthcoming Titles

European Union Policy and Government

  1. Democracy Promotion in the EU’s Neighbourhood

    From Leverage to Governance?

    Edited by Sandra Lavenex, Frank Schimmelfennig

    Series: Democratization Special Issues

    EU external democracy promotion has traditionally been based on ‘linkage’, i.e. bottom-up support for democratic forces in third countries, and ‘leverage’, i.e. the top-down inducement of political elites towards democratic reforms through political conditionality. The advent of the European...

    Published July 8th 2012 by Routledge

  2. EU Strategies on Governance Reform

    Between Development and State-building

    Edited by Wil Hout

    Series: ThirdWorlds

    This book discusses the European Union’s approach to governance reform in its development assistance relationships with various groups of developing countries. A group of expert authors outline the general features of the position on governance taken by the EU, which is currently the major...

    Published July 16th 2012 by Routledge

  3. The Common Agricultural Policy

    Policy Dynamics in a Changing Context

    Edited by Grace Skogstad, Amy Verdun

    The Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) is a unique agricultural policy worldwide. For many years, its status as the only common European Community (EC) policy governed by EC institutions put it at the heart of European integration. Today the CAP is not the only common European Union (EU) policy. Even...

    Published May 30th 2012 by Routledge

  4. 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 February 10th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Functional and Territorial Interest Representation in the EU

    Edited by Michèle Knodt, Christine Quittkat, Justin Greenwood

    Series: Journal of European Integration Special Issues

    Despite a substantial legacy of literature on EU interest representation, there is no systematic analysis available on whether a European model of interest representation in EU governance is detectable across functional, and territorial, categories of actors. ‘Functional’ actors include...

    Published April 12th 2012 by Routledge