European Union--the Second Founding
Language: en
Pages: 670
Authors: Ludger Kühnhardt
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft Mbh & Company

The author is presenting a broadly structured study about the first fifty years of European integration, its geopolitical context and academic reflection. His study is based on the two-fold thesis that since a few years, the European Union is going through a process of its Second Founding while simultaneously changing
The Treaty on European Union (TEU)
Language: en
Pages: 1813
Authors: Hermann-Josef Blanke, Stelio Mangiameli
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-26 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

The major Commentary on the Treaty on European Union (TEU) is a European project that aims to contribute to the development of ever closer conceptual and dogmatic standpoints with regard to the creation of a “Europeanised research on Union law”. This publication in English contains detailed explanations, article by article,
The European Council
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Wolfgang Wessels
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-29 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

This systematic assessment of the -often opaque- European Council looks at its characteristics, leaders and output as well as its impact on EU supranational and intergovernmental dynamics. Taking account of historical and contemporary developments up to and beyond the Lisbon Treaty, it encourages in-depth understanding of this key institution.
European Identity
Language: en
Pages: 338
Authors: Kenneth Keulman, Agnes Katalin Koós
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-08-20 - Publisher: Lexington Books

The European Union is an exciting social experiment, but its survival is uncertain unless the peoples of the member states develop an inclusive allegiance going beyond national loyalties. This book pursues a realistic account of whether and how a European identity may form so there can be a more stable
Reconsidering Europeanization
Language: en
Pages: 438
Authors: Florian Greiner, Peter Pichler, Jan Vermeiren
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-08-01 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

This pertinent and highly original volume explores how ideas of Europe and processes of continental political, socio-economic, and cultural integration have been intertwined since the nineteenth century. Applying a wider definition of Europeanization in the sense of "becoming European", it will pay equal attention to counter-processes of disentanglement and disintegration