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Published: 22 September 2020

632 Pages

9.7 x 7.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198820635

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Politics in the European Union

Fifth Edition

Simon Bulmer, Owen Parker, Ian Bache, Stephen George, and Charlotte Burns

  • An accessible yet thorough guide to the history, theory, institutions and policies of the European Union, ideal for those studying the European Union for the first time
  • An expert author team uses clear, straightforward language to ensure that students fully understand the complex functions of the EU
  • Features four chapters dedicated to theory, each including a range of examples of the practical workings of the EU to help you apply theoretical perspectives to the real world of politics

New to this Edition:

  • Thoroughly updated to reflect topical issues including Brexit, the refugee crisis, and political developments within member states
  • Expanded coverage of the 'EU in Crisis' includes full analysis of Brexit and its implications for the EU and its member states
  • A substantially revised chapter on Policies and Policy-Making covers a range of policy-making issues, from the single market, agriculture and environmental policies to trade and development aid
  • A new author Charlotte Burns, Professorial Fellow, University of Sheffield, joins the writing team to bring new expertise and insight to the fifth edition

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