This essential book explains the origins of the European Union, the forces binding it together and driving it forward, and how political leaders will surmount the current economic turmoil.
Drawing on long experience working behind the scenes, Luuk van Middelaar captures the day-to-day dynamics and illuminates the political and philosophical issues that shaped the EU's development, providing a gripping account of the realities of power politics and shedding fresh light on the present and future of European unification.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 392 pages
- Publisher: Yale University Press
- Publication Date: 03/06/2014
- Category: Political science & theory
- ISBN: 9780300205336