The Human Face of the European Union: Are EU Law and Policy Humane Enough?

The Human Face of the European Union: Are EU Law and Policy Humane Enough?

by Nuno Ferreira (Editor)


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781107077225
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 07/25/2016
Pages: 448
Product dimensions: 5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author

Nuno Ferreira is a Professor of Law at the University of Sussex, and has worked as a lecturer at the University of Manchester and Research Fellow at the Centre of European Law and Politics at the University of Bremen (ZERP).

Dora Kostakopoulou is Professor of European Union Law, European Integration and Public Policy at the University of Warwick School of Law.

Table of Contents

1. The human face of the European Union: are EU law and policy humane enough? An introduction Nuno Ferreira; Part I. Incorporating Humaneness into the European Integration Project: 2. A constitution of social governance for the European Union Dagmar Schiek; 3. Safeguarding 'critical social functions' post the Global Financial Crisis Dalvinder Singh; 4. Lisbon, via Stockholm, Strasbourg and Opinion 2/13: prospects for citizen-centred protection of fundamental rights? Noreen O'Meara; 5. Fundamental rights and humaneness in European private law: the case of health care Aurelia Colombi Ciacchi and Adam McCann; Part II. The Individual: At the Centre and in the Periphery: 6. Changes and challenges go hand in hand - accessibility of the preliminary ruling procedure before an overloaded Court within the area of freedom, security and justice post-Lisbon Agata B. Capik; 7. Union citizenship: placing limitations on a human-centred approach? Stephanie Reynolds; 8. EU citizens' whimsical status: persons or actors on their way to full agency? Päivi Neuvonen; 9. The Roma and European Union citizenship: in search of a humane answer from the EU Nuno Ferreira and Dora Kostakopoulou; 10. The humaneness of EU asylum law and policy Dallal Stevens; 11. Stateless in Europe: the unbearable lightness of being an unperson in the EU Julia Bradshaw; Part III. Ensuring Security, Exporting Values and Leading the Way… Humanely?: 12. 'Human face' or no face? The EU's approach to international security Kamil Zwolski, Stephen Rozée and Christian Kaunert; 13. The development of new crisis management tools and their impact on human rights Julia Schmidt; 14. Human rights conditionality in the EU GSP scheme: 'a focus on those in need or a need to refocus?' Samantha Velluti; 15. Politics, power and good intentions in the EU development policy Päivi Leino; 16. Towards a humanistic philosophy of the European Union Dora Kostakopoulou; Conclusion.

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