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The foreign policy of the European Union : assessing Europe's role in the world

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  • Creator Federiga Bindi, Irina Angelescu, editors
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication Second edition. Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, [2012] ©2012
  • Physical Details
    • xiii, 366 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • ISBNs 9780815722526, 0815722524
  • OCLC ocn793187649

Summary

  • "Explores European foreign policy and the degree of European Union success in proposing itself as a valid international actor, drawing from the expertise of scholars and practitioners in many disciplines. Addresses issues past and present, theoretical and practice-oriented, and country- and region-specific"--

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

  • Foreword / Pierre Vimont -- Introduction / Federiga Bindi and Irina Angelescu -- PART 1. THE EUROPEAN UNION'S FOREIGN POLICY TOOLS -- 1. European Union foreign policy : a historical overview / Federiga Bindi -- 2. The new EU foreign policy under the treaty of Lisbon / Nicola Verola -- 3. The making of EU foreign policy : does Lisbon matter? A view from within / Raffaele Trombetta -- 4. Common security and defense policy : development, added value, and challenges / Stephan Keukeleire and Kolja Raube -- 5. Justice and home affairs as a new tool of European foreign policy : the case of Mediterranean countries / Francesca Longo -- PART II. THE EUROPEAN UNION AND ITS NEIGHBORS -- 6. The European Neighborhood Policy : living up to regional ambitions? / Tom Casier -- 7. The European Union and Russia : engaged in building a strategic partnership / Serena Giusti and Tomislava Penkova -- 8. Ukraine and Belarus : floating between the European Union and Russia / Serena Giusti and Tomislava Penkova -- 9. The European Union and the western Balkans : does the Lisbon Treaty matter? / Sinisa Rodin -- 10. EU enlargement : the challenge and promise of Turkey / Joseph S. Joseph -- 11. The European Union and the Mediterranean nonmember states / Alfred Tovias -- 12. The European Union and the Middle East / John Peet -- PART III. THE EUROPEAN UNION AND OTHER COUNTRIES -- 13. The Lisbon Treaty and relations between the European Union and the United States / Daniel S. Hamilton -- 14. Relations between the EU and Latin American and the Caribbean : competition or cooperation with the United States? / Joaquin Roy -- 15. EU-Canada relations : toward a comprehensive economic and trade agreement? / Finn Laursen -- 16. The European Union in Africa: in search of a strategy / Maurizio Carbone -- 17. Toward policy coherence : the European Union's regional and bilateral approaches to East Asia / Philomena Murray -- 18. The EU-China relationship : from cooperation to strategic partnership / Mara Caira -- PART IV. PROMOTING VALUES AND MODELS ABROAD -- 19. The European Union as a model power : spreading peace, democracy, and human rights in the wider world / Laura C. Ferreira-Pereira -- 20. U.S. and EU strategies for promoting democracy / Elena Baracani -- PART V. CONCLUSION -- 21. The open question of an EU foreign policy / Federiga Bindi and Irina Angelescu