Journals Higher Education



07 September 2012

456 Pages

9.7 x 7.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199639809

Bookseller Code (06)

EU Law Directions

Third Edition

Nigel Foster

  • A clear and uncomplicated writing style ensures students new to EU law quickly grasp the central elements of the subject
  • Written by the author of numerous respected textbooks and student materials, including the bestselling Blackstone's EU Treaties and Legislation and German Legal System and Laws
  • Nigel Foster has nearly 30 years experience of teaching and examining EU law and provides a text which is readable without compromising on academic quality or accuracy
  • Rigorously updated and edited for each edition to present comprehensive discussion in a compact, student-friendly format
  • A range of features such as definition boxes, end of chapter questions and thinking points all support student learning and provide areas for discussion and further thought
  • Case summaries highlight key cases and provide context to help further student understanding of key areas
  • Cross-references and chapter summaries demonstrate how topics link together, ensuring students gain a full picture of EU law
  • Accompanied by a free Online Resource Centre which contains a range of features including approaches to end of chapter questions, exam tips and updates. The development of the EU is also clearly shown, through video clips, an interactive map and timeline of key events, providing essential background detail for students studying EU law for the first time
  • Fully revised to take account of new legislative and case law developments, in particular relating to free movement of persons and equality law
  • Full consideration of the impact of the Lisbon Treaty, including changes to Article 263 TFEU
  • Discussion of the UK 2011 EU Act
  • Consideration of the latest case law following the Mangold case
  • New and expanded case summaries added throughout plus additional and up-to-date further reading advice

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