The Normativity of the European Union

  • Erik O. Eriksen

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
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  8. Back Matter
    Pages 123-147

About this book


The Normativity of the European Union provides an account of what has made European integration possible. Reconstructing the integration process up to the Eurozone crisis, Eriksen provides novel insight into the conditions for integration and the nature of the EU as well as highlighting why European solidarity has become a moral duty.


democracy desegregation Euro area Europe European Democracy European Integration European Union European Union (EU) nationalism

Authors and affiliations

  • Erik O. Eriksen
    • 1
  1. 1.ARENA Centre for European StudiesUniversity of OsloNorway

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