Wildy logo
(020) 7242 5778

Wildy’s Book News

Book News cover photo

Vol 21 No 12 Dec 16/Jan 17

Book of the Month

Cover of The UK Supreme Court Yearbook Volume 7: 2016

The UK Supreme Court Yearbook Volume 7: 2016

Edited by: Daniel Clarry, Christopher Sargeant
Price: £90.00

Pupillage & Student Offers

Special Discounts for Pupils, Newly Called & Students

Read More ...

Secondhand & Out of Print

Browse Secondhand Online


European Constitutionalism Beyond Lisbon

Image not available lge
Edited by: Jan Wouters, Luc Verhey, Philipp Kiiver

ISBN13: 9789050958882
Published: July 2009
Publisher: Intersentia Publishers
Country of Publication: Belgium
Format: Paperback
Price: £75.00

Despatched in 13 to 15 days.

As Europe's leaders seek to finally secure the ratification of the Treaty of Lisbon after the Irish "no" vote, it is time to take a step back and review the past decade of attempts at European constitutional reform in a broader perspective. This book not only discusses the changes that had been envisaged under the EU's Constitutional Treaty and the Treaty of Lisbon. It also shows, in a number of areas of European integration, the continuity of Europe's constitutional development before and beyond Lisbon. Subjects covered are treaty-making and understanding the outcome of referendums; the process of de-pillarization and the development of the Union's human rights agenda; citizenship, migration and foreign policy; the EU's "social market economy"; the role of national parliaments and search for more executive accountability and democratic legitimacy in the EU; and the issue of democracy and transparency. Views on the future of European constitutionalism conclude the discussion. Composed of essays by fifteen leading European scholars, this book demonstrates that European constitutionalism did not start with the Constitutional Treaty and that neither will it end after the Treaty of Lisbon.

Image not available lge
EU Law