The European Union and the Council of Europe

  • Marina Kolb

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

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Marina Kolb
      Pages 3-16
    3. Marina Kolb
      Pages 35-59
  3. Policy Cases

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 61-61
    2. Marina Kolb
      Pages 63-86
    3. Marina Kolb
      Pages 87-113
    4. Marina Kolb
      Pages 114-137
  4. Institutional Cases

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 139-139
    2. Marina Kolb
      Pages 141-162
    3. Marina Kolb
      Pages 163-186
  5. Conclusion

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 187-187
    2. Marina Kolb
      Pages 189-205
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 206-232

About this book


Marina Kolb traces the relationship between the EU and the Council of Europe in the field of human rights. Applying an implementation literature and management studies-perspective, it argues that the biggest threat to interorganizational cooperation is organizational self-interest, despite a shared policy interest.


European Union European Union (EU) fundamental rights G 8 human rights Institution Policy terrorism

Authors and affiliations

  • Marina Kolb
    • 1
  1. 1.Salzburg Centre of European Union StudiesUniversity of SalzburgSalzburgAustria

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