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The institutions of the European Union /
edited by John Peterson, Michael Shackleton.
edition
3rd ed.
imprint
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2012.
description
xxix, 442 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
ISBN
9780199574988 (pbk.)
format(s)
Book
Holdings
Subjects
corporate subject
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imprint
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2012.
isbn
9780199574988 (pbk.)
catalogue key
8454291
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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'Distinguished by the clarity and comprehensiveness of [its] institutionalcoverage'Professor William E. Paterson, University of Birmingham
"Distinguished by the clarity and comprehensiveness of [its] institutional coverage" --Professor William E. Paterson, University of Birmingham
'Review from previous edition Lucid, comprehensive, and substantive ... combines invaluable description with perceptive and sophisticated analysis'Professor Alberta Sbragia, University of Pittsburgh
Review from previous edition: "Lucid, comprehensive, and substantive ... combines invaluable description with perceptive and sophisticated analysis" --Professor Alberta Sbragia, University of Pittsburgh
'Review from previous edition Lucid, comprehensive, and substantive ... combines invaluable description with perceptive and sophisticated analysis'Professor Alberta Sbragia, University of Pittsburgh'Distinguished by the clarity and comprehensiveness of [its] institutional coverage'Professor William E. Paterson, University of Birmingham
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Summaries
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This comprehensive text covers the functions, compositions, and powers of EU institutions. It offers an overview of the EU as a political system, a portrayal of the Union's main functions, and an analysis of the multiple missions of its institutions.
Long Description
The Institutions of the European Union is the key text for anyone wishing to understand the functions, powers, and composition of the EU's institutions. From the Council of Ministers to the European Central Bank, all of the most important organizations are analysed and explained by international experts. The third edition has been fully updated and includes the impact of the ratification of the Lisbon Treaty and the financial crisis in the Eurozone on the EU's institutions. Authoritative yet accessible, it remains the best guide to how this range of different bodies work together to provide political direction, manage policies, and integrate contrasting interests within the European Union.
Main Description
The Institutions of the European Union is the key text for anyone wishing to understand the functions, powers, and composition of the EU's institutions. From the Council of Ministers to the European Central Bank, all of the most important organizations are analysed and explained byinternational experts. The third edition has been fully updated and includes the impact of the ratification of the Lisbon Treaty and the financial crisis in the Eurozone on the EU's institutions. Authoritative yet accessible, it remains the best guide to how this range of different bodies work together to providepolitical direction, manage policies, and integrate contrasting interests within the European Union.
Main Description
The Institutions of the European Unionis the key text for anyone wishing to understand the functions, powers, and composition of the EU's institutions. From the Council of Ministers to the European Central Bank, all of the most important organizations are analysed and explained by international experts. The third edition has been fully updated and includes the impact of the ratification of the Lisbon Treaty and the financial crisis in the Eurozone on the EU's institutions. Authoritative yet accessible, it remains the best guide to how this range of different bodies work together to provide political direction, manage policies, and integrate contrasting interests within the European Union.

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