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Published: 06 September 2001

288 Pages | 3 line illus.

ISBN: 9780199243471

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Establishing the Supremacy of European Law

The Making of an International Rule of Law in Europe

Karen J. Alter

Oxford Studies in European Law

  • Addresses contemporary debates about the loss of sovereignty by member states to the European Court
  • Using the ground-breaking combination of law and politics to explain why a transnational legal system works in Europe
  • Feeds into many contemporary debates in international law as well as European law
  • This book starts where traditional legal accounts leave off