The Government and Politics of the European Union

Seventh edition

by Neill Nugent

Understand the workings of the government and politics of the European Union

A systematically updated and entirely redesigned new edition of the leading text on the European Union. The seventh edition of The Government and Politics of the European Union is packed with new features, accompanied by an all-new companion website and includes new chapters on member state relations and interest representation.


This resource site provides support and extension activities for students and lecturers using this text on their courses.

The lecturer zone is designated for exclusive use by adopters of the text and is therefore password-protected. To gain access to this area of the website, lecturers will need to register and be authorised with a password by us.

The student zone is open to all, and users are invited to explore this area of the site as they please.

The site is designed to be used in tandem with the textbook to deliver a complete teaching package for lecturers and students.

The author and publisher would like to thank Ben Holland for his work on the country profiles, questions and lecturer slides, Laurie Buonnano for suggestions for questions and John McCormick for the weblinks.