The European Community

The European Community : Structure and Process

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Moves towards democracy in Eastern Europe and the "new world order" debates have launched the EC into a new stage in its evolution, and are testing the strength of the Community on the eve of the Single European Market. Arguments within the EC, on issues of national sovereignty, monetary union, and Germany's role, are likely to continue, but contradict the EC's desire to show itself an effective force in world politics. In the midst of the polemic and rhetoric, it is easy to lose sight of the EC's original aims and the extent to which they may be seen to have succeeded or failed. This text covers all aspects of the EC, including its historical development since the Second World War, its institutional framework, its main policy initiatives (agricultural, economic, regional, social, environmental and foreign) and its relations with the rest of the world. A concluding chapter assesses the prospects for its development during the more

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  • Hardback | 224 pages
  • 152 x 229mm
  • Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd.
  • London, United Kingdom
  • maps
  • 1855670305
  • 9781855670303

Table of contents

A changing Europe; institutional framework of the EC; from Common Market to Single Market; the Common Agricultural Policy and the EC budget; economic and monetary union; regional policy; social and environmental policies; the Lome Conventions - the EC-ACP relationship; the EC and EFTA; the EC and the rest of Europe; the EC and the world; European political co-operation; future more