The Challenge of Democratic Representation in the European Union

  • Sandra Kröger
  • Dawid Friedrich

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Sandra Kröger, Dawid Friedrich
      Pages 3-20
  3. Who Represents Whom? Issues of Representativeness

  4. The Politics of Claims-Making

  5. Repercussions of the EU on Political Representation

  6. Conclusion

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 257-257
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 274-306

About this book


What does political representation in the European Union look like? This volume argues that the transformation of representation in the EU is characterized by diversification processes, albeit with an uncertain ability to re-configure the link between representation and democracy.


democracy desegregation Europe European Commission European Integration European Union European Union (EU) Governance Multi-Level Governance parliament pluralism transformation

Editors and affiliations

  • Sandra Kröger
    • 1
  • Dawid Friedrich
    • 2
  1. 1.Centre for European GovernanceUniversity of ExeterUnited Kingdom
  2. 2.Leuphana University of LüneburgGermany

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