Essays about: "European Union"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1901 essays containing the words European Union.

  1. 1. HOW HAS THE EUROPEAN IDENTITY BEEN ARTICULATED BY THE EUROPEAN COMMISSION? A case study

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Carl Berggren; [2021-02-12]
    Keywords : European identity; Integration; European Commission; Universalism; Particularism;

    Abstract : The concept of European identity is a debatable topic in Europe. There have been several studies about European identity’s function and of its content, whereas the European Commission has tried to protect and maintain its common identity in Europe through peace and crises. READ MORE

  2. 2. EVER CLOSER FOREST POLICY? A qualitative document study on European Integration

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Simon Fredriksson; [2021-02-11]
    Keywords : Forest Policy; European Integration; Integration Theory;

    Abstract : This thesis work examines integration in the EU on forest policy, aiming to understand what drives the integration process on the area. The study is centred on analysing the differences between the first and second forestry strategy and on how Council of the European Union and the European Parliament relate to these. READ MORE

  3. 3. Proportionality in methodology? Identifying a methodological framework to provide acceptance and legitimacy for the CJEU

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Anton Orrenius; [2021-02-09]
    Keywords : methodology; proportionality; sound methodology; value of proportionality; methodological deficit; EU law; CJEU; methodology of the CJEU; Weiss; PSPP; German Federal Constitutional Court;

    Abstract : The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) performs to different audiences in the pluralistic EU legal context. These different audiences demand methodological soundness in the Court’s performance. From their perspective, the judgments of the Court must appear coherent and justified. READ MORE

  4. 4. NOT SO NORMATIVE? The European Commission and the ever-changing Arctic region.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : John W. Ashton; [2021-02-08]
    Keywords : European Commission; Arctic Region; Arctic Politics; Realism; Liberalism; Idea Analysis; Geopolitics; Climate Change.;

    Abstract : Climate change has drastically changed the prospects of obtaining resources in the Arctic that where long deemed unobtainable due to the harsh climate in the region. The European Union has gradually evolved its Arctic policy in recent years due to these severe alterations, in which the European Commission has been the most active in pursuing that policy. READ MORE

  5. 5. An arena for effective opposition? : A systematic investigation into political opposition in the European Parliament

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Emelie Lundell; [2021]
    Keywords : political opposition; opposition deficit; European Parliament; European Union; Peter Mair; democratic legitimacy; democratic deficit;

    Abstract : The European Union is suffering from a legitimacy crisis, which thus far has culminated with Great Britain’s decision to exit the union. According to the ‘opposition deficit thesis’, this is caused as there is no arena in which effective opposition can be voiced in the European Union, which forces EU citizens to organise their opposition outside the political system, and often against it. READ MORE