Edited by Catherine Barnard and Steve Peers, European Union Law draws together a range of perspectives from experienced academics, teachers and practitioners to provide a comprehensive introduction. Each chapter has been written and updated by an expert in the field to provide students with access to a broad range of ideas while offering a solid foundation in the institutional and substantive law of the EU.
Written by experts, designed for students; every chapter ensures a balance of accessible explanation and critical detail. Case studies are included throughout the book to enable students to understand the context and implications of EU law, as well as helping to familiarize them with some of the most significant case law in the area. Quotations and examples from key legislation and academic sources are also included to help develop a well-rounded understanding, while further reading suggestions for each chapter act as a springboard for further study and assessment preparation.
This text provides a fresh and modern guide to EU law and is an ideal entry-point for students new to the subject as well as those looking to develop their understanding.
The book is accompanied by online resources which include:
Downloadable Table of Equivalences to help you follow case lawDownloadable flowcharts and figures from the book, clarifying key concepts and processesA hub of Brexit-related resources to help you gain a better understanding of the issues at playIt is also accompanied by extra Brexit materials online for up-to-date comment, opinion, and updates created by our authors to engage students with the legal and political issues and considerations at play as the process of the UK leaving the EU unfolds.
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1: Catherine Barnard & Steve Peers: Introduction 2: Paul Craig: Development of the EU 3: Steve Peers: The EU's political institutions 4: Robert Schutze: Constitutionalism and the European Union 5: Kieran St. C. Bradley: Legislating in the European Union 6: Michal Bobek: The effects of EU law in the national legal systems 7: Bruno de Witte: EU law: is it international law? 8: Herwig C. H. Hofmann: General principles of EU law and EU administrative law 9: Eleanor Spaventa: Fundamental rights in the European Union 10: Albertina Albors-Llorens: Judicial protection before the Court of Justice of the European Union 11: Jukka Snell: The internal market and the philosophies of market integration 12: Peter Oliver & Martin Martinez Navarro: Free movement of goods 13: Catherine Barnard: Free movement of natural persons and citizenship 14: Catherine Barnard with Jukka Snell: Free movement of legal persons and the provision of services 15: Leo Flynn: Free movement of capital 16: Niamh Nic Shuibhne: Exceptions to the free movement rules 17: Alison Jones & Christopher Townley: Competition law 18: Alicia Hinarejos: Economic and monetary union 19: Mia Roennmar: Labour and equality law 20: Tamara Hervey: EU health law 21: Elisa Morgera and Kati Kulovesi: Environmental law 22: Geraint Howells: European Union consumer law 23: Geert De Baere: EU external action 24: John R. Spencer and Andras Csuri: EU criminal law 25: Steve Peers: Immigration and asylum 26: Steve Peers with Darren Harvey: Brexit
Catherine Barnard is Professor of European Union Law and Jean Monnet Chair of EU Law at the University of Cambridge. She is also Senior Tutor of Trinity College. She specializes in European Union law, labour and discrimination law, and competition law. Steve Peers is a British academic and an expert on the European Union. He is a Professor in the School of Law at the University of Essex. He is also the author of the popular blog eulawanalysis.blogspot.co.uk which offers his, and a variety of well-respected contributors', views on all the key developments in EU law.