This unique collection of data includes concise definitions and explanations relating to all aspects of the European Union. It explains the terminology surrounding the EU, and outlines the roles and significance of its institutions, member countries, foreign relations, programmes and policies, treaties and personalities. It contains over 1,000 clear and succinct definitions and explains acronyms and abbreviations, which are arranged alphabetically and fully cross-referenced.

    Among the 1,000 entries you can find explanations of and background details on:

    • ACP states
    • Article 50
    • Brexit
    • competition policy
    • Donald Tusk
    • the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund
    • the euro
    • Greece
    • Jean-Claude Juncker
    • Europol
    • migration and asylum policy
    • the Schengen Agreement
    • the Single Supervisory Mechanism
    • the single rulebook
    • the Treaty of Lisbon
    • Ukraine

    Dictionary of the European Union.  A - Z


    Lee McGowan, Toni Haastrup, David Phinnemore