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Macmillan Higher Education Palgrave Higher Education

Understanding the European Union

A Concise Introduction

Edition 6th Edition
ISBN 9781137362322
Publication Date April 2014
Formats Paperback Ebook Hardcover 
Publisher Palgrave
Series The European Union Series

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.

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.

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.


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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