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Security and Defence Policy in the European Union : European Union (Hardcover Adult) - Jolyon Howorth

Security and Defence Policy in the European Union

European Union (Hardcover Adult)


Published: 10th June 2014
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In this updated and revised new edition the author examines recent developments to the European Union's Common Security and Defence Policy and assesses its systems, processes and limitations. He situates events in a clear historical context and provides wide-ranging theoretical approaches to aid understanding.

About the Author

Jolyon Howorth is Visiting Professor of Political Science and International Affairs at Yale University, USA. He is also Jean Monnet Professor of European Politics ad personam and Emeritus Professor of European Studies at the University of Bath, UK

Reviews of the first edition: "[A] significant and valuable contribution...well organized and accessible...[Howorth] provides a clear, detailed and comprehensive analysis of one of the most important policy developments in the history of the EU." - Alistair J. K. Shepherd, Journal of Common Market Studies "...the most comprehensive study of the topic to appear in English to date..." - Toby Vogel, European Voice "[E]mpirically rich, skilfully researched...illuminating and rewarding...[Howorth] should be commended...for accessible writing on complex issues." - Johan Eliasson, EUSA Review "...a book that is both rich in technical and historical details and engages lightly in theoretical debate...a pleasure to read." - Sonia Lucarelli, The International Spectator

1. Introduction: CSDP - A Work in Progress
2. Decision-Making: The Political and Institutional Framework
3. The Instruments of Intervention: Generating Military and Civilian Capacity
4. Selling it to Uncle Sam: CSDP and Transatlantic Relations
5. The EU as an Overseas Crisis Management Actor
6. Empirical Reality and Academic Theory
7. Conclusion: The Major Challenges Ahead

ISBN: 9780230362345
ISBN-10: 0230362346
Series: European Union (Hardcover Adult)
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 299
Published: 10th June 2014
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 24.0 x 15.9  x 2.29
Weight (kg): 0.61
Edition Number: 2
Edition Type: Revised