Brokering Europe : Euro-lawyers and the making of a transnational polity

Brokering Europe : Euro-lawyers and the making of a transnational polity

Brokering Europe : Euro-lawyers and the making of a transnational polity

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Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Antoine Vauchez
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: Cambridge, United Kingdom : Cambridge University Press, 2015
  • Publication Type (Medium): Electronic books
  • Material: Document, Internet resource
  • Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
  • Series title: Cambridge studies in European law and policy.
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Print version: Vauchez, Antoine Brokering Europe: Euro-Lawyers and the Making of a Transnational Polity Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,c2015

Short Description

1 online resource (XII, 264 pages).

Purpose and Intended Audience

Useful for students learning an area of law, Brokering Europe : Euro-lawyers and the making of a transnational polity is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  • Responsable Person: Antoine Vauchez.
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 8 editions
  • First edition Date: 2015
  • Last edition Date: 2015
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KJE947
  • Dewey Code: 341.2422
  • ISBN: 9781107326323 110732632X 9781316319031 1316319032 9781316288283 1316288285
  • OCLC: 903198514

Main Contents

Cover; Half-title; Series information; Title page; Copyright information; Table of contents; Series Editors' preface; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Part IUnity through law: inventing Europe's 'integration programme'; 1 Three Treaties, one Community: institution-building and legal strategies to unify Europe; Claiming objectivity: the European Commission and the guardianship of the Treaties; The constitutional doctrine of Professor Hallstein; A ministry of law; Europe's political laboratory: the European Parliament and the building of a collective expertise in institutional reform The politicians of the lawEuro-parliamentarism and the institutional unity of Europe; A supreme court? The European Court and its constitutional doctrine; The impossible Court of Justice; A contested interpreter; Judicializing the Court; A supranational market? Euro-lawyer's and Europes economic constitution; Brussels as a new marketplace; Euro-lawyers as corporate brokers; Conclusion; 2 The force of a weak field: the transnational field of European law and the formation of Europe's polity; The genesis of a transnational legal field; State knowledge and European heresies The making of the EC sui generisThe academic and judicial guardians of the States; Academic and judicial endorsement; A courtroom for Europe; Co-opted academia?; The 'irre?ductible diplomatique'; A field at the crossroads of Europe; A functional decoupling; Caesurae and censorings at the national level; Proximities and exchanges under the aegis of European law; Professionals of European interdependence; Legal cosmopolitans; National brokers of Europe; 3 The 'Van Gend en Loos moment'; Between predictions and hindsight: the making of a landmark decision; Mobilizing for judicial fiat A polysemous decisionJudicial ventriloquism: Van Gend en Loos and its legal entrepreneurs; Manufacturing content: Van Gend en Loos and its 'implications'; Debating the 'logic' of the European Treaties; Dramatizing the stakes; Politicizing the issue of the legal logic of the European Treaties; Europes integration programme; A new common sense; A Community of law; PartII Jurisprudence, code, constitution: Europe's building blocks in the making; 4 'Jurisprudence': transnational esprit de corps and the Court's perpetual momentum; Perpetuating the founding fathers' spirit; A precarious setting The commemorative undertakingThe making of jurisprudence: the Court's invented tradition; Stratifying and profiling the Court; The founding fathers: the Court's spokesmen and putative heirs; Paths of European judicial glory; 5 'Code': the formation of the acquis communautaire and the legal objectification in Europe; Calculating Europe; A legal artefact; Europe's corpus juris; A common platform for Europe's polity; Shaping jurisprudence; Monitoring implementation; Envisioning political unity; Representing Europe

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