Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 August 2014

928 Pages

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780199686117

Bookseller Code (04)

Online Resource Centre

European Union Law

Edited by Catherine Barnard and Steve Peers

  • Unique multi-contributor textbook, draws together leading experts in the field from various Member States to provide an introduction to the key principles and perspectives of EU law
  • Written and edited by an experienced team of academics, teachers and practitioners from across the EU Member States
  • A consistently engaging writing style and clear structure ensures every chapter is accessible for students with no prior knowledge of EU law, while still dealing with complex issues and debates
  • Each chapter has been extensively reviewed by a panel of students and lecturers to ensure accessibility and suitablility for a broad range of EU law courses and students
  • Critical case studies are included throughout the book, illustrating how EU law functions in practice
  • Broad coverage ensures the text is suitable for all undergraduate EU law courses, including comprehensive coverage of institutional EU law and the four freedoms as well as chapters on more specialised areas such as competition law, EU criminal law, and health law
  • Key quotes and excerpts are included in each chapter to help familiarise students with the key legislation and academic sources which underpin and shape EU law
  • Diagrams are used regularly throughout the text to clarify areas of difficulty and help students consolidate their understanding of complex processes and structures within the EU
  • Accompanied by a comprehensive Online Resource Centre which includes an interactive timeline and map of the EU, downloadable diagrams from the book, video clips, a flashcard glossary as well as regular updates and blog posts on the latest developments in EU law.

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