Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -286) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
1. Introduction : a sixth phase in EU social policy and the European employment strategy 2. Conceptualizing "New" EU governance : revisiting law and constitutionalism in an evolving European Union 3. The impact of globalization, market integration and EMU on EU social governance 4. The evolution of European labour law : from "employment law" to "employment policy" 5. The European employment strategy and its implementation through the open method of co-ordination 6. Gender equality and mainstreaming in the rearticulation of labour market policies : Italy, Denmark and the Czech Republic 7. An assessment of the first ten years of the European employment strategy 8. Conclusion.