Routledge/ECPR studies in European political science ; 35.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction / Lynn Dobson and Andreas Follesdal Is Euro-federalism a solution or a problem? Tocqueville inverted, perverted or subverted? / Phillippe C. Schmitter The EU as a self-sustaining federation : specifying the constitutional conditions / David McKay A union of peoples? diversity and the predicaments of a multinational polity / Peter A. Kraus The good, the bad and the ugly : the need for constitutional compromise and the drafting of the EU constitution / Richard Bellamy and Justus Schönlau Europe : united under God? or not? / Tore Vincents Olsen The open method of co-ordination in the European convention : an opportunity lost? / Myrto Tsakatika Conceptions of freedom and the European constitution / Lynn Dobson The constitutional labelling of "the democratic life of the EU" : representative and participatory democracy / Stijn Smismans Transparency and legitimacy / Daniel Naurin An institutional dialogue on common principles : reflections on the significance of the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights / Claudia Attucci Motivating judges : democracy, judicial discretion, and the European court of Human Rights / Roberto Gargarella Conclusion / Andreas Follesdal and Lynn Dobson.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -214) and index.