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The External Dimension of EU Justice and Home Affairs

Governance, Neighbours, Security

  • Thierry Balzacq

Part of the Palgrave Studies in European Union Politics book series (PSEUP)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. The Frontiers of Governance: Understanding the External Dimension of EU Justice and Home Affairs

  3. Recasting Institutions

  4. Reframing Governance

  5. Redrawing Lines

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 249-283

About this book


This book provides an analysis of the European Neighbourhood Policy by focusing on the impact of norms of justice and home affairs on EU external relations. Drawing on the literature of 'new governance' it designs a framework for analysis which clarifies the contents, tools and processes of the external dimension of EU justice and home affairs.


democracy EU External relations Europe European Neighbourhood European Neighbourhood Policy European Union (EU) geopolitics Governance Institution Policy

Editors and affiliations

  • Thierry Balzacq
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.University of NamurBelgium
  2. 2.University of Louvain (CECRI)Belgium

About the editors

THIERRY BALZACQ is Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of Namur and Research Director at the University of Louvain (CECRI), Belgium. He is also the Co-Director of the EU Justice and Home Affairs research programme at the Centre of European Studies at Sciences Po Paris. His articles have appeared in the Journal of Common Market Studies, European Journal of International Relations, Security Dialogue, International Review of Sociology, Review of International Studies, and Culture and Conflicts.

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