Understanding the European Union

Understanding the European Union : A Concise Introduction

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This best-selling textbook provides a broad-ranging but concise introduction to the EU, covering all major aspects of European integration. The revised and updated new edition takes full account of the political and economic impact of the Eurozone crisis.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 276 pages
  • 156 x 232 x 20mm | 419.99g
  • Basingstoke, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 6th ed. 2014
  • biography
  • 1137362324
  • 9781137362322
  • 328,873

Table of contents

1. What is the European Union?.- 2. The Idea of Europe.- 3. The Evolution of the EU.- 4. The European Institutions.- 5. The EU and its Citizens.- 6. The EU Policy Process.- 7. Economic Policy.- 8. Internal Policies.- 9. External Policies.- 10. Conclusions.
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Review Text

Review of earlier edition:
"[A] very useful text...Among hundreds...about the phenomenon of European integration, this book stands out as one that really tackles the complexity of the economic, political and legal systems of the EU succinctly." - Giedrius Surplys, Journal of European Affairs
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Review of earlier edition: "[A] very useful text...Among hundreds...about the phenomenon of European integration, this book stands out as one that really tackles the complexity of the economic, political and legal systems of the EU succinctly." - Giedrius Surplys, Journal of European Affairs
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About John McCormick

John McCormick is Professor and Chair of the Department of Political Science at the Indianapolis campus of Indiana University, USA, and Visiting Research Fellow at the University of Sussex, UK.
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