Justice Contained: Law and Politics in the European Union

Justice Contained: Law and Politics in the European Union

by Lisa Conant
     
 

In this probing analysis of the European Union's transnational legal system, Lisa Conant explores the interaction between law and politics. In particular, she challenges the widely held view that the European Court of Justice (ECJ) has, through bold...See more details below

Overview

In this probing analysis of the European Union's transnational legal system, Lisa Conant explores the interaction between law and politics. In particular, she challenges the widely held view that the European Court of Justice (ECJ) has, through bold...

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780801439100
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
Publication date:
04/28/2002
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

List of Figures
List of Tables
Preface
List of Abbreviations
1Introduction: Justice Contained1
2The Variable Reach of the Law: The European Court of Justice and the Politics of Legal Integration15
3Containing Justice: Institutional Constraints on Law in the European Union50
4From Jurisprudence to Policy: The Liberalization of European Telecommunications95
5European Law and What States Made of it: Intergovernmental Reform of Electricity122
6From Law to Policy and Practice? Nationality and Access to Public-Sector Employment151
7Justice Contained and Reversed: Nationality, Territory, and Access to Social Benefits177
8The European Court of Justice and Judicial Authority: Comparisons and Conclusions213
Index243

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