Oxford Index Browse

You are looking at 1-4 of 4 items for:

Social Sciences x European Union x Politics and Law x clear all

Refine by type

Refine by product

 

The Constitutional and Lisbon Treaties

Youri Devuyst.

in The Oxford Handbook of the European Union

August 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Politics; European Union; Politics and Law. 7213 words.

This article examines the EU's failed attempt to approve the Treaty establishing a Constitution for Europe (Constitutional Treaty) and its successful replacement by the Treaty of Lisbon. It...

Go to Oxford Handbooks Online »  abstract

The Constitutional Context of (Ever–Wider) Policy–Making

Stephen Weatherill.

in The Oxford Handbook of the European Union

August 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Politics; European Union; Politics and Law. 5877 words.

There is a temptation to suppose that the creation and maintenance of an integrated trading area in the EU brings with it a need for a general regulatory competence vested in the EU...

Go to Oxford Handbooks Online »  abstract

The European Court and Legal Integration: An Exceptional Story or Harbinger of the Future?

Karen J. Alter.

in The Oxford Handbook of Law and Politics

August 2008; p ublished online September 2009 .

Article. Subjects: Politics; European Union; Politics and Law. 8397 words.

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) was established as part of the European Coal and Steel Community in 1950, and later adapted as part of the 1957 Treaty of Rome. The most important design...

Go to Oxford Handbooks Online »  abstract

The European Court of Justice and the Legal Dynamics of Integration

Loïc Azoulai and Renaud Dehousse.

in The Oxford Handbook of the European Union

August 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Politics; European Union; Politics and Law. 7448 words.

This article focuses on the European Court of Justice (ECJ). In the EU system, control powers have been granted in particular to a supranational judicial body, the ECJ, which is a...

Go to Oxford Handbooks Online »  abstract