The Responsive Union

(2017), the University of Munich (2017), the School of Advanced International Studies at Johns Hopkins (2017), and the Workshop on “Understanding Responsiveness in European Union Politics” at the Lorentz Center in Leiden, ...

The Responsive Union

The EU's perceived lack of responsiveness to ordinary citizens has created a serious crisis of democratic legitimacy that threatens its very survival. In this timely book, Schneider presents a comprehensive account of how EU governments signal responsiveness to the interests of their citizens over European policies.

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The Responsive Union
Language: en
Pages: 345
Authors: Christina J. Schneider
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-11 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The EU's perceived lack of responsiveness to ordinary citizens has created a serious crisis of democratic legitimacy that threatens its very survival. In this timely book, Schneider presents a comprehensive account of how EU governments signal responsiveness to the interests of their citizens over European policies.
Policy-Making in the European Union
Language: en
Pages: 592
Authors: Helen Wallace, Mark A. Pollack, Christilla Roederer-Rynning, Alasdair R. Young
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-02 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

The eighth edition of Policy-Making in the European Union provides students and scholars with a strong understanding of the processes and institutions involved in EU policy-making. In particular, it assesses policy-making in a more politicized context and in light of Brexit.
Integration and Differentiation in the European Union
Language: en
Pages: 440
Authors: Dirk Leuffen, Berthold Rittberger, Frank Schimmelfennig
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-01-01 - Publisher: Springer Nature

Far from displaying a uniform pattern, European integration varies significantly across policy areas and individual countries. Why do some member states choose to opt out of specific EU policies? Why are some policies deeply integrated whereas others remain intergovernmental? In this updated second edition, the authors introduce the most important
The Political System of the European Union
Language: en
Pages: 456
Authors: Simon Hix, Bjørn Høyland
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-04-21 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Starting from the observation that the European Union now possesses many of the attributes of modern political systems, Hix and Høyland take an innovative approach to analysing, researching and teaching the EU. Using the general theories of political science to understand how the EU works, this text covers each of
Strategic Responses to Domestic Contestation
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Edoardo Bressanelli, Christel Koop, Christine Reh
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-04-13 - Publisher: Routledge

How have EU-level actors responded to the increase in salience and contestation across the member states? This volume explores and explains the actors’ strategic responses and emphasises that domestic pressure has triggered both depoliticisation and politicisation. Long gone are the times when EU decisions left citizens indifferent, and when the