European Union security governance: putting the ‘security’ back in
Christou, George, Croft, Stuart, Ceccorulli, Michela and Lucarelli, Sonia. (2010) European Union security governance: putting the ‘security’ back in. European Security, Vol.19 (No.3). pp. 341-359. ISSN 0966-2839Full text not available from this repository.
Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09662839.2010.526109
The central aim of this article is to discuss the question of how we can understand and explain the European Union (EU) as a security actor – in essence, to elaborate on the current literature on security governance in order to provide a more theoretically driven analysis of the EU in security. Our contention is that whilst the current literature on security governance in Europe is conceptually rich, there still remains somewhat of a gap between those that do ‘security governance’ and those that focus on ‘security’ per se. We argue that a synergy or at least a conversation between these two literatures is required in order to enrich further the study of the EU as global–regional security actor.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Subjects:||J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
J Political Science > JC Political theory
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe)
|Divisions:||Faculty of Social Sciences > Politics and International Studies|
|Journal or Publication Title:||European Security|
|Official Date:||22 December 2010|
|Number of Pages:||19|
|Page Range:||pp. 341-359|
|Access rights to Published version:||Restricted or Subscription Access|
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