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Europe: The State of the Union

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Europe: The State of the Union by Anand Menon
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The European Union is perhaps the least well understood political system in the world today. Europe: The State of the Union cuts through the jargon to offer a clear and concise assessment of this unique institution. This pioneering account explains not only what the EU is, what it does and how well it does it, but also why politicians have so little interest in explaining its workings to the public. Anand Menon avoids the excesses of both ardent Europhiles and sworn enemies of European integration, whose respective dreams of a federalist future and nightmares of a European superstate have so subverted public discussion. While pointing out the Union's shortcomings, he argues that the EU is an ingenious and necessary tool of its member states, helping them address myriad complex policy problems they would not be able to handle alone. Europe: The State of the Union is an urgent and rigorous evaluation of the great strengths - and profound weaknesses - of European integration.

Author Biography

Anand Menon is Professor of European Politics and Director of the European Research Institute at the University of Birmingham. He was previously at the Centre for International Studies at the University of Oxford. He has worked for the West European Union for Security Studies in Paris, has been a consultant to the World Bank and a NATO Research Fellow. Menon also advises the US State department and the CIA on the subject of European Politics.
Release date NZ
April 1st, 2008
Author
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Edition
Main
Imprint
Atlantic Books
Pages
304
Dimensions
150x225x29
ISBN-13
9781843544791
Product ID
1672846

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