European Union Law (3rd edition)

ISBN : 9780198864660

Robert Schutze
1088 ページ
171 x 246 mm

A comprehensive and critical textbook, Schutze's European Union Law uses a distinctive three-part structure to examine the constitutional foundations, legal powers, and substantive law of the European Union. Written in a uniquely engaging style, and full of illuminating analyses, this book provides a thorough and modern guide to the study of the European law. Visual and pedagogical support is offered by the book's numerous diagrams and tables that clarify key concepts and processes, and a practical appendix helps students to find and read primary and secondary legal sources. This third edition includes an updated dedicated chapter on the past, present, and future of Brexit. Digital formats and resources The third edition is available for students and institutions to purchase in a variety of formats. The e-book offers a mobile experience and convenient access along with functionality tools, navigation features, and links that offer extra learning support: www.oxfordtextbooks.co.uk/ebooks.


Part I - Constitutional Foundations
1 Constitutional history: from Paris to Lisbon
2 Constitutional nature: a federation of states
3 Governmental structure: union institutions I
4 Governmental structure: union institutions II
5 European law I: nature direct effect
6 European law II: nature - supremacy/pre-emption
Part II - Governmental Powers
7 Legislative powers: competences and procedures
8 External powers: competences and procedures
9 Executive powers: competences and procedures
10 Judicial powers I: (centralised) European procedures
11 Judicial powers II: (decentralised) national procedures
12 Limiting powers: EU fundamental rights
Part III - Substantive Law
13 Free movement of goods I: negative integration
14 Free movement of goods II: positive integration
15 Free movement of persons: workers and beyond
16 Free movement of services and capital
17 Competition law: private undertakings
18 Internal policies: an overview
19 External policies: an overview
20 Epilogue: Brexit and the Union: past, present, future
21 Appendix: how to study European Union law


Robert Schutze is Professor of European and Comparative Law at Durham University and LUISS (Rome). He is also a permanent Visiting Professor at the College of Europe (Bruges).