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The Lisbon Treaty: Law, Politics, and Treaty Reform

Paul Craig


The Lisbon Treaty reformed the foundations of the European Union and marked the culmination of a process of Treaty reform that began after the Treaty of Nice and spanned almost a decade. This book addresses the main innovations made by the new Treaty, examining its legal and political consequences in a reformed EU. The book is organized thematically around the principal issues that occupied those engaged in the reforms over the last decade. The chapters include analysis of the reform process itself and the political forces that shaped the relevant provisions of the Lisbon Treaty. The book cont ... More

Keywords: Lisbon Treaty, European Union, Treaty reform, Charter of Rights, Treaty provisions, legal analysis

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2010 Print ISBN-13: 9780199595013
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2011 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199595013.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Paul Craig, author
Professor of English Law, St John's College, Oxford
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