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Conclusion: Governing Europe

Anand Menon

in Governing Europe

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199250158
eISBN:
9780191599439
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199250154.003.0024
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

The aim of this conclusion is to tease out the major themes that have reappeared throughout the book. In doing so it addresses six questions: what are the most striking features of the picture of ... More


Governing Europe

Jack Hayward and Anand Menon (eds)

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199250158
eISBN:
9780191599439
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199250154.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This book is intended to be the leading advanced survey of politics in Western Europe. It examines in detail all aspects of political life in Western Europe, from public protest to core executives, ... More


The European Voter: A Comparative Study Of Modern Democracies

Jacques Thomassen

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
October 2005
ISBN:
9780199273218
eISBN:
9780191602962
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199273219.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

The purpose of this book is to describe and explain the changes in electoral behaviour that occurred in six West-European countries in the second half of the twentieth century. Two alternative ... More


Legitimacy in the Multi-level European Polity

Fritz W. Scharpf

in The Twilight of Constitutionalism?

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199585007
eISBN:
9780191723469
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199585007.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter develops a theoretical framework which distinguishes between the sources for legitimation in European politics, which lies entirely within the state, and the exercise of public ... More


Vincent Wright 1937–1999

Jack Hayward and Sudhir Hazareesingh

in Proceedings of the British Academy, Volume 115 Biographical Memoirs of Fellows, I

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780197262788
eISBN:
9780191754210
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197262788.003.0022
Subject:
History, Historiography

Vincent Wright, a towering figure in political science, was elected Fellow of the British Academy in 1995. He had specialised in the history of French public administration and, on moving to Oxford ... More


A Leap in the Dark: Muslims and the State in Twenty-First-Century Europe

Jonathan Laurence

in The Emancipation of Europe's Muslims: The State's Role in Minority Integration

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691144214
eISBN:
9781400840373
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691144214.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter describes the state of the relationship between immigrant-origin Muslim minorities and their Western European host countries in the twenty-first century. Just over 1 percent of the ... More


The Making of Fianna Fáil Power in Ireland 1923–1948

Richard Dunphy

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198204749
eISBN:
9780191676383
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198204749.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This book studies the origins, development, and strategies of Fianna Fáil, showing how the party achieved its central role in Irish politics. The book explores its historical development, looking at ... More


Afterword

J.G.A. Pocock and Richard Whatmore

in The Machiavellian Moment: Florentine Political Thought and the Atlantic Republican Tradition

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691172231
eISBN:
9781400883516
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691172231.003.0016
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This concluding chapter contains the author's reflections on the publication of this volume as well as the ideas expressed therein. It first begins with a survey of Machiavellian thought as discussed ... More


Shaping Europe: France, Germany, and Embedded Bilateralism from the Elysée Treaty to Twenty-First Century Politics

Ulrich Krotz and Joachim Schild

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199660087
eISBN:
9780191751646
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199660087.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, European Union, International Relations and Politics

France and Germany have played a pivotal role in the history and politics of European integration. However, a study that systematically investigates the interrelated reality of Franco-German ... More


The Political Economy of Social Democratic Economic Policies: The Pasok Experiment in Greece

Euclid Tsakalotos

in Social Democracy in Neoliberal Times: The Left and Economic Policy since 1980

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199241378
eISBN:
9780191696923
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199241378.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

PASOK, the Panhellenic Socialist Movement of Greece, is regarded as the most dominant and successful social democratic party in European politics. However, the chapter discusses its failure in the ... More


Europe after Derrida: Crisis and Potentiality

Agnes Czajka and Bora Isyar (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780748683369
eISBN:
9780748697175
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748683369.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Is Europe’s crisis merely a financial one? It has been widely understood as such, yet its scope and implications far exceed Europe’s financial markets. As the crisis deepens, and the possibility of ... More


Bilateral Regional Polity and Policy Shaping

Ulrich Krotz and Joachim Schild

in Shaping Europe: France, Germany, and Embedded Bilateralism from the Elysée Treaty to Twenty-First Century Politics

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199660087
eISBN:
9780191751646
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199660087.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, European Union, International Relations and Politics

Chapter 1 provides the conceptual and theoretical frame to answer comprehensively the two main questions we pose in this book. It briefly introduces the concepts to capture the major building blocks ... More


Introduction: France and Germany in Europe

Ulrich Krotz and Joachim Schild

in Shaping Europe: France, Germany, and Embedded Bilateralism from the Elysée Treaty to Twenty-First Century Politics

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199660087
eISBN:
9780191751646
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199660087.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, European Union, International Relations and Politics

The opening chapter introduces this book’s two main questions, placing them in historical, political, and theoretical context: Why have France and Germany hung together in a particularly tight ... More


Islam in Europe

Jay Winter and Michael Teitelbaum

in The Global Spread of Fertility Decline: Population, Fear, and Uncertainty

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300139068
eISBN:
9780300195323
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300139068.003.0003
Subject:
History, Social History

This chapter is concerned with one of the most controversial elements in contemporary European politics: the place of Muslims within European society and the effect of Muslim immigration on the ... More


Human Rights and Conservative Politics

Marco Duranti

in The Conservative Human Rights Revolution: European Identity, Transnational Politics, and the Origins of the European Convention

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780199811380
eISBN:
9780190638689
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199811380.003.0011
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter reviews the neoliberal, neomedieval, and Christian democratic origins of the European human rights system. The origins of European human rights law offer a lens through which to arrive ... More


Conclusion

Angela K. Bourne

in The European Union and the Accommodation of Basque Difference in Spain

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719067501
eISBN:
9781781701348
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719067501.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter identifies several conclusions that can be drawn from the present research. This includes the observation that European integration is important for Basque selfgovernment. It then ... More


Political Catholicism in Europe, 1918–1965

Tom Buchanan and Martin Conway (eds)

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198203193
eISBN:
9780191675775
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198203193.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

In the 20th century, Catholics have been enthusiastic supporters of the dictatorships of Franco and Salazar, victims of Nazism in Germany, and advocates of Christian Democracy in post-war Europe. ... More


‘As common as any the most vulgar thing to sense’: Three Versions of the Death of a Father

DAVID WOMERSLEY

in Gibbon and the 'Watchmen of the Holy City': The Historian and his Reputation, 1776-1815

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198187332
eISBN:
9780191718861
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198187332.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, 18th-century Literature

This chapter compares the three versions Gibbon composed of the death of his father. Although the movement from version to version is a good example of Gibbon's polishing of style, when these ... More


CSDP Military Operations

Ulrich Krotz and Katerina Wright

in The Handbook of European Defence Policies and Armed Forces

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
July 2018
ISBN:
9780198790501
eISBN:
9780191831737
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198790501.003.0051
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

Common Security and Defence Policy (CSDP) operations, while still novel, are rapidly becoming a vital means through which Europe projects physical power and influence beyond its borders. This chapter ... More


Introduction

in Cultures of Border Control: Schengen and the Evolution of European Frontiers

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226977867
eISBN:
9780226977881
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226977881.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

Borders were a powerful symbol of identity and historical continuity, both for the state as institution and for the peoples they contain. Their protection was a matter of “national security” and the ... More


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