Perceptions of the EU in Eastern Europe and Sub-Saharan Africa

Looking in from the Outside

  • Veit Bachmann
  • Martin Müller

Part of the Europe in a Global Context book series (EGC)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Introduction: Global Europa? How, When and to Whom?

    1. Veit Bachmann, Martin Müller
      Pages 1-13
  3. EU in Crisis: External Relations and External Perceptions

  4. Perceptions of the EU and Its Crisis: Self-Perceptions and External Perceptions from Georgia, Ukraine, Kenya and Senegal

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 67-67
    2. Christiane Tristl, Martin Müller, Veit Bachmann
      Pages 69-76
    3. Ketevan Bolkvadze, Rachel Naylor
      Pages 105-123
    4. Diana Zubko, Ievgenii Rovnyi
      Pages 124-144
    5. Anita Kiamba, Veit Bachmann
      Pages 145-164
  5. Conclusion: Looking from the Outside In ≠ Looking from the Inside Out

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 196-226

About this book


This collection examines how the EU is seen in the two regions that are at the centre of its geopolitical interest. Focusing on Eastern Europe and sub-Saharan Africa, it provides a critical assessment of how their external perceptions relate to EU policy towards them.


EU geopolitics external relations external perceptions Ukraine Georgia Kenya Senegal European Neighbourhood Policy development policy crisis lexicometric analysis sub-Saharan Africa Eastern Europe EU policy Eurocentrism financial crisis Europe European Institutions European Neighbourhood European Union (EU) identity Institution Policy

Editors and affiliations

  • Veit Bachmann
    • 1
  • Martin Müller
    • 2
  1. 1.Goethe-University FrankfurtGermany
  2. 2.University of ZurichSwitzerland

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