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European and Transatlantic Studies

The Making of the European Union

Contributions of the Social Sciences

Editors: Haller, Max (Ed.)

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Outstanding social scientists (economists, sociologists, political scientists, and policy researchers) discuss in this book the issue of the social aspects of European integration. For each field, they sketch out the main problems, provide a survey on the relevant literature, and point to areas wherein more research is needed. The science and research policy of the European Union is examined critically both in terms of relevant social issues and in terms of its organizational efficacy.

Table of contents (16 chapters)

Table of contents (16 chapters)
  • Servants of Power or Providers of Indispensable Ideas? The Role of Scientists and the Use of Social Science in the Making of the European Union*

    Pages 3-22

    Haller, Max

  • Economic Integration and the Welfare State: The Corridor Model as a Strategy for an European Social Policy

    Pages 25-42

    Busch, Klaus

  • Preconditions for the Success of the European Monetary Union

    Pages 43-65

    Wagner, Helmut

  • Freeing the Market through Declining Trade Unions or Loss of an Important Integrating Institution?

    Pages 67-93

    Visser, Jelle

  • Social Citizenship, Work and Care — Social Differentiation among Women in an EU- Context

    Pages 97-121

    Boje, Thomas P.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Making of the European Union
Book Subtitle
Contributions of the Social Sciences
Editors
  • Max Haller
Series Title
European and Transatlantic Studies
Copyright
2001
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin · Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-59443-4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-59443-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-540-41012-6
Softcover ISBN
978-3-642-63978-4
Series ISSN
1431-3006
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VIII, 394
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