The JCMS Annual Review of the European Union In 2008 / Edition 1

Paperback (Print)
Buy New
Buy New from
Buy Used
Buy Used from
(Save 28%)
Item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging.
Condition: Used – Good details
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $17.62
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 55%)
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (11) from $17.62   
  • New (4) from $21.98   
  • Used (7) from $17.62   


The Annual Review, produced in association with JCMS, The Journal of Common Market Studies, covers the key developments in the European Union, its member states, and acceding and/or applicant countries in 2007/2008.

  • Contains analytical articles written by leading experts in their respective fields covering political, economic and legal issues
  • Includes a keynote contribution by EU Commission President José Manuel Barroso
  • The most up-to-date and authoritative source of information for those engaged in teaching and research or who are simply interested in the European Union
  • Includes an invaluable guide to EU documents and publications - and the various websites of the EU - together with a chronology of key events
  • Specially commissioned articles by contributors such as Vivien Schmidt, Milada Anna Vachudova, Lucia Quaglia, Robert Eastwood and Peter Holmes.
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781405189149
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 9/15/2009
  • Series: Journal of Common Market Studies Series, #8
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 304
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Meet the Author

Nathaniel Copsey is Senior Lecturer in Politics at Aston University, UK. 

Tim Haughton is Senior Lecturer in the Politics of Central and Eastern Europe at the University of Birmingham, UK. 

Read More Show Less

Table of Contents

1. The Gathering Storm (Nathaniel Copsey and Tim Haughton).

2. State of the Union (José Manuel Barroso).

3. Re-Envisioning the European Union (Vivien A. Schmidt).

4. Corruption and Compliance in the EU’s Post-Communist Members and Candidates (Milada Anna Vachudova).

5. The Financial Turmoil and EU Policy Co-operation in 2008 (Lucia Quaglia, Robert Eastwood and Peter Holmes).

6. The Slovenian Presidency (Sabina Kajnc).

7. The French Presidency (Renaud Dehousse and Anand Menon).

8. Institutions and Governance (Desmond Dinan).

9. Greening the Internal Market in a Difficult Economic Climate (David Howarth).

10. Justice and Home Affairs (Jörg Monar).

11. Legal Developments (Michael Dougan).

12. European Union’s Relations with the Wider Europe (Richard G. Whitman and Ana E. Juncos).

13. Relations with the Rest of the World (David Allen and Michael Smith).

14. Developments in the Economies of Member States Outside the Euro Area (Debra Johnson and Colin Turner).

15. Economic Developments in the Euro Area (Amy Verdun).

16. Chronology: The European Union in 2008 (Nicola Corkin).


Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star


4 Star


3 Star


2 Star


1 Star


Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation


  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)