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The European Union and Other Supranational Entanglements

Iain McLean

in What's Wrong with the British Constitution?

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199546954
eISBN:
9780191720031
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199546954.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, UK Politics

EU membership and parliamentary sovereignty. The Schuman Plan and supranationalism. The United Kingdom's early attempts to join. The 1972 debates. The 1975 referendum. The Single European Act and its ... More


Legislative Powers and the Single European Act

Berthold Rittberger

in Building Europe's Parliament: Democratic Representation Beyond the Nation State

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
July 2005
ISBN:
9780199273423
eISBN:
9780191602764
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199273421.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

Focuses on the third landmark decision in the history of the empowerment of the European Parliament, the decision by the member state governments to delegate legislative powers to the European ... More


The Single European Act (1987)

Simon J. Nuttall

in European Political Co-operation

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198273189
eISBN:
9780191684005
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198273189.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter discusses the codification of the European Political Co-operation with the Single European Act, which came into effect on July 1, 1987. Since 1970, the EPC had no legal basis and the ... More


Supranational Delegation and National Parliamentary Scrutiny since the 1970s

Peter L. Lindseth

in Power and Legitimacy: Reconciling Europe and the Nation-State

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780195390148
eISBN:
9780199866397
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195390148.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Public International Law

This chapter describes the final element of the convergence of European public law around the legitimating structures and normative principles of the postwar constitutional settlement: national ... More


The Single European Act and Economic and Monetary Union

Stephen Wall

in A Stranger in Europe: Britain and the EU from Thatcher to Blair

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199284559
eISBN:
9780191700309
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199284559.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, European Union, UK Politics

Two months before what Margaret Thatcher saw as the Milan ambush, the British Foreign Office had sent her a paper about the implications of Spanish and Portuguese accession to the European Community. ... More


After the Single European Act: Efficiency, Stability, and Equity

Tommaso Padoa‐Schioppa

in The Road to Monetary Union in Europe: The Emperor, the Kings, and the Genies

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199241767
eISBN:
9780191596742
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199241767.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

The problems now facing the European Union are the result of the decisions taken in 1985 to enlarge the (then) European Community by accepting applications from Spain and Portugal, and to create a ... More


‘Consistency’ and the Single Act

Simon J. Nuttall

in European Foreign Policy

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198293361
eISBN:
9780191684982
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198293361.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter examines the impact of the implementation of the Single European Act (SEA) in July 1987 on the consistency of European foreign policy. The SEA provided the foundation for the European ... More


Understanding European Union II: 1983–1992

David McKay

in Rush to Union: Understanding the European Federal Bargain

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198280583
eISBN:
9780191684364
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198280583.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter discusses the more influential explanations invoked to explain the Single European Act (SEA) and the Maastricht Treaty. Most of the contributions on the SEA and Maastricht emphasize not ... More


Understanding European Union II: 1983–1992

DAVID MCKAY

in Federalism and European Union: A Political Economy Perspective

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198296775
eISBN:
9780191685279
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198296775.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter stresses the quite startling moves towards greater integration—and eventually union—as represented by the Single European Act (SEA) and, in particular, the Maastricht Treaty. A clear ... More


Argument

Simon J. Nuttall

in European Foreign Policy

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198293361
eISBN:
9780191684982
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198293361.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter discusses the events surrounding the development of the common security and foreign policy of the European Union. It chronicles important events starting with the implementation of the ... More


From Laeken to Lisbon: The Origins and Negotiation of the Lisbon Treaty 1

Paul Berman

in EU Law after Lisbon

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199644322
eISBN:
9780191738173
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199644322.003.0001
Subject:
Law, EU Law

The Lisbon Treaty has had one of the longest and most troubled histories of any EU treaty. This has left its mark on the Treaty's structure and content as well as giving rise to widely varying ... More


Unequal Europe: Regional Integration and the Rise of European Inequality

Jason Beckfield

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190494254
eISBN:
9780190494292
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190494254.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility, Economic Sociology

The Euro-crisis of 2009–2012 and the UK’s 2016 vote to leave the EU vividly demonstrated that EU policies matter for the distribution of resources within and between European nation-states. ... More


Federal Theory and European Union

David McKay

in Rush to Union: Understanding the European Federal Bargain

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198280583
eISBN:
9780191684364
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198280583.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter examines the extent to which the EU may qualify as a form of federal state. It explains the theory of the origins of federation that meets the basic tests of reliability and validity and ... More


Financial crises, governance and cohesion: can governments learn up?

Stuart Holland

in From recession to renewal: The impact of the financial crisis on public services and local government

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847427007
eISBN:
9781447302377
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847427007.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

This chapter provides a detailed European context for the financial crisis, and asks searching questions on the future of European governments and markets in a global economy. It addresses such ... More


Introduction and historical overview: the establishment of environmental policy as a European policy domain

Christoph Knill and Duncan Liefferink

in Environmental Politics in the European Union: Policy-making, Implementation and Patterns of Multi-level Governance

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719075803
eISBN:
9781781701461
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719075803.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

This chapter provides a historical overview of the establishment of environmental policy as a policy domain of the European Union (EU). The development in EU environmental policy can be traced in ... More


Theory and Reform in the European Union

Dimitris N. Chryssochoou, Michael J. Tsinisizelis, and Stelios Stavridis

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719049910
eISBN:
9781781700242
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719049910.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This substantially updated and revised edition offers a comprehensive overview of the challenges confronting the political system as well as the international politics of the European Union. It draws ... More


New directions in theory-building

Dimitris N. Chryssochoou, Michael J. Tsinisizelis, Stelios Stavridis, and Kostas Ifantis

in Theory and Reform in the European Union

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719049910
eISBN:
9781781700242
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719049910.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter examines the latest theoretical trends and the two treaty revisions that occurred during the mid-1980s and early 1990s, introducing the Single European Act and the Treaty on European ... More


European and foreign policy of the Länder

Arthur B. Gunlicks

in The Länder and German federalism

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719065323
eISBN:
9781781700464
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719065323.003.0012
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

European policy is now to a considerable extent domestic policy in Germany, and many responsibilities that have traditionally belonged to the Länder have been and are today the subjects of European ... More


The Substance of Constitutional Foreign Policy Objectives

Joris Larik

in Foreign Policy Objectives in European Constitutional Law

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780198736394
eISBN:
9780191799976
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198736394.003.0003
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Public International Law

This chapter addresses the historical origins of the EU’s foreign policy objectives and their substance from a comparative perspective. It retraces the drafting history of the foreign policy ... More


Kohl’s Euro, 1982–1998

Ashoka Mody

in EuroTragedy: A Drama in Nine Acts

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780199351381
eISBN:
9780190873721
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199351381.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International, Macro- and Monetary Economics

This chapter recounts how Helmut Kohl became German chancellor on October 1, 1982. Three days after he became Germany's chancellor, Kohl travelled to Paris to meet French President François ... More


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