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Vol 21 No 9 Sept/Oct 2016

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A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
EU Law Directions 5th ed isbn 9780198754510

EU Law Directions 4th ed

ISBN13: 9780199685653
New Edition ISBN: 9780198754510
Previous Edition ISBN: 9780199639809
Published: June 2014
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print

With a readable and modern writing style, EU Law Directions clearly explains the key topics and developments in this fast-paced and influential subject area. No previous knowledge is assumed, making this the ideal text for those approaching EU law for the first time.

With 30 years' experience teaching and examining EU law, Nigel Foster provides a student-friendly text which is readable without compromising on academic quality. The text is easy-to-follow with useful features throughout such as case summaries, key definitions and diagrams. Cross-references and end of chapter summaries demonstrate how topics link together and enable students to quickly build up a comprehensive understanding of EU Law.

The text is clearly broken down into logical sections, guiding students through institutional, procedural and substantive law, with a new chapter on competition law added to the 4th edition.

This text is also accompanied by a free Online Resource Centre which includes the following features:

  • An interactive timeline showing the key moments in EU legal history
  • An interactive map illustrating the development of the EU and providing essential background knowledge - Self-test questions with instant feedback
  • Video clips from the European Commission
  • Suggested approaches to end of chapter questions
  • Study and exam tips
  • Updates to the law
  • Useful weblinks

EU Law
1. The establishment and development of the EU
2. The Union institutions
3. Transfer of powers, competances and law-making
4. Sources and forms of EU law
5. Supremacy of EU law

6. The preliminary ruling (Article 267 TFEU)
7. Treaty enforcement actions against Member States
8. Remedies: direct and indirect effects and state liability
9. Direct actions for remedies before the European Court of Justice

10. Free movement of goods 1: tariff & tax barriers
11. Free movement of goods 2: non-tariff barriers
12. Free movement of persons 1
13. Free movement of persons 2: developments and citizenship
14. Discrimination law
15. Introduction to EU competition policy and law

Series: Directions

Human Rights Law Directions 4th ed ISBN 9780198765882
Published July 2016
Oxford University Press
EU Law Directions 5th ed ISBN 9780198754510
Published July 2016
Oxford University Press
Equity and Trusts Directions 5th ed ISBN 9780198747628
Published May 2016
Oxford University Press
Tort Law Directions 5th ed ISBN 9780198753247
Published May 2016
Oxford University Press
Land Law Directions 5th ed ISBN 9780198748458
Published April 2016
Oxford University Press
Criminal Law Directions 4th ed ISBN 9780198753278
Published March 2016
Oxford University Press