RECON Online Working Papers 2011

 

The RECON Online Working Paper Series publishes pre-print manuscripts on democracy and the democratisation of the political order in Europe. The topics of the series corresponds to the research focus of RECON's work packages. Papers are available in electronic version only (PDF format).

 

RECON Online Working Paper 2011/38 (download pdf)

Moving Away from Unanimity
Ratification of the Treaty on Stability, Coordination and Governance in the Economic and Monetary Union

Carlos Closa Montero

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RECON Online Working Paper 2011/37 (download pdf)

European Identity as Commercium and Communio in Transnational Debates on Wars and Humanitarian Military Interventions

Cathleen Kantner

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RECON Online Working Paper 2011/36 (download pdf)

RECON: A Feminist View

Sara Clavero, Yvonne Galligan, Cathrine Holst, Róza Vajda and Katarzyna Zielińska

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RECON Online Working Paper 2011/35 (download pdf)

What Do We Owe the Poles (or the Greeks)?
Three Emerging Duties of Transnational Social Justice in the European Union

Ben Crum

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RECON Online Working Paper 2011/34 (download pdf)

The Role of Information and Knowledge in the EU Foreign Policy System?
Evidence from Heads of Mission’s Reports

Federica Bicchi

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RECON Online Working Paper 2011/33 (download pdf)

Regional, Ethnic, European?
Complex Identity Construction of Silesians in the Context of Cultural Borderland

Dariusz Niedźwiedzki

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RECON Online Working Paper 2011/32 (download pdf)

Equal Pay and Dilemmas of Justice

Cathrine Holst

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RECON Online Working Paper 2011/31 (download pdf)

Reconfiguring the Politics-Law Relationship in the Integration Project through Conflicts-Law Constitutionalism

Michelle Everson and Christian Joerges

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RECON Online Working Paper 2011/30 (download pdf)

Debating Humanitarian Military Interventions in the European Public Sphere

Cathleen Kantner

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RECON Online Working Paper 2011/29 (download pdf)

Choice in European Reforms of Social Policies
The Case of Public Employment Services

Waltraud Schelkle

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RECON Online Working Paper 2011/28 (download pdf)

 

Coming to Terms with the ‘Legitimacy Crisis’ of European Foreign Politics
The European Parliament Pushing the Frontiers of Consultation

Elisabeth Wisniewski

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RECON Online Working Paper 2011/27 (download pdf)

Democracy, Inclusion and the Governance of Active Social Policies in the EU
Recent Lessons from Denmark, the UK and France

Mark Thomson

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RECON Online Working Paper 2011/26 (download pdf)

Social Insurance Mechanisms in the European Union

Katherine Lyons and Christine Cheyne

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RECON Online Working Paper 2011/25 (download pdf)

Dimensions of a European Constitutional Patriotism

Mattias Iser

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RECON Online Working Paper 2011/24 (download pdf)

Parliamentary  Control of Military Missions
The Case of the EU NAVFOR Atalanta

Dirk Peters, Wolfgang Wagner and Cosima Glahn

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RECON Online Working Paper 2011/23 (download pdf)

The European Union's Foreign Policy
The Perceptions of the Turkish Parliamentarians 

Meltem Müftüler-Baç and Rahime Süleymanoğlu-Kürüm

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RECON Online Working Paper 2011/22 (download pdf)

Can You Keep a Secret?

How the European Parliament Got Access to Sensitive Documents in the Area of Security and Defence

Guri Rosén

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RECON Online Working Paper 2011/21 (download pdf)

Human Rights in the European Union's Foreign Policy
Universal in Discourse, Flexible in Practice

Merzuka Selin Türkeş 

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RECON Online Working Paper 2011/20 (download pdf)

The European Union and Turkey
Democracy, Multiculturalism and European Identity

Meltem Müftüler-Baç

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RECON Online Working Paper 2011/19 (download pdf)

A Divided Union?
Public Opinion and the EU's Common Foreign, Security and Defence Policy

Dirk Peters

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RECON Online Working Paper 2011/18 (download pdf)

Democratic Boundaries in the US and Europe
Inequality, Localisation and Voluntarism in Social Welfare Provision

Tess Altman and David G. Mayes

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RECON Online Working Paper 2011/17 (download pdf)

When Quantity Matters
Activity Levels and Re-Election Prospects of Members of
the European Parliament

Emmanuel Sigalas

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RECON Online Working Paper 2011/16 (download pdf)

The State's Existence between Facts and Norms
A Reflection on Some Problems to the Analysis of the State

Daniel Gaus

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RECON Online Working Paper 2011/15 (download pdf)

The Dynamics of Legitimation
Why the Study of Political Legitimacy Needs More Realism

Daniel Gaus

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RECON Online Working Paper 2011/14 (download pdf)

Representation Through Deliberation 
The European Case

Erik Oddvar Eriksen and John Erik Fossum

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RECON Online Working Paper 2011/13 (download pdf)

'Europe', 'Womanhood' and 'Islam' 
Re-aligning Contested Concepts via the Headscarf Debate

Nora Fisher Onar

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RECON Online Working Paper 2011/12 (download pdf)

Transnational Justice and Democracy

Rainer Forst

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RECON Online Working Paper 2011/11 (download pdf)

The Europeanisation of Parliaments in Central and Eastern Europe

Petra Guasti

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RECON Online Working Paper 2011/10 (download pdf)

European Citizenship 
With a Nation-State, Federal, or Cosmopolitain Twist?

Espen D. H. Olsen

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RECON Online Working Paper 2011/09 (download pdf)

Cosmopolitanism and Democratic Freedom

Hauke Brunkhorst

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RECON Online Working Paper 2011/08 (download pdf)

Inter-Parliamentary Contacts of Members of the European Parliament 
Report of a Survey

Eric Miklin and Ben Crum

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RECON Online Working Paper 2011/07 (download pdf)

Nationalism, Patriotism and Diversity
Conceptualising the National Dimension in Neil MacCormick's Post-sovereign Constellation

John Erik Fossum

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RECON Online Working Paper 2011/06 (download pdf)

United they Diverge? 
From Conflict of Laws to Constitutional Theory? On Christian Joerges' Theory

Agustín José Menéndez

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RECON Online Working Paper 2011/05 (download pdf)

Re-constructing Polish Identity 
Searching for a New Language

Olga Brzezińska, Beata Czajkowska and David Skully

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RECON Online Working Paper 2011/04 (download pdf)

Education for Democracy in Hungarian Schools

 

Mihály Csákó

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RECON Online Working Paper 2011/03 (download pdf)

The Politics of Justification?
Applying the 'Discourse Quality Index' to the Study of the European Parliament

Christopher Lord and Dionysia Tamvaki

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RECON Online Working Paper 2011/02 (download pdf)

From Constitutional Pluralism to a Pluralistic Constitution?
Constitutional Synthesis as a MacCormickian Constitutional Theory of European Integration

Agustín José Menéndez


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RECON Online Working Paper 2011/01 (download pdf)

Enhancing the Democratic Legitimacy of EU Governance?
The Impact of Online Public Consultations in Energy Policy-Making

Radostina Primova

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