Title:A demoicratic justification of differentiated integration in a heterogeneous EU Author(s):BELLAMY, Richard (Richard Paul) ; KRÖGER, SandraDate:2017Citation:
- Journal of European integration, 2017, Vol. 39, No. 5, pp. 625-639
Type:ArticleAbstract:Earlier scholarship assumed differentiated integration (DI) was pragmatic and temporary and that member states should and would converge on the same policies. By contrast, we contend that many instances of DI can be ...
Title:Domesticating the democratic deficit? : the role of national parliaments and parties in the EU’s system of governance Author(s):BELLAMY, Richard (Richard Paul) ; KRÖGER, SandraDate:2014Citation:
- Parliamentary affairs, 2014, Vol. 67, No. 2, pp. 437-457
Type:ArticleAbstract:The Lisbon Treaty grounds the European Union (EU) in the principles of political equality and representative democracy. It also acknowledges the role national parliaments play in realising these norms within the EU’s system ...
Title:Representation deficits and surpluses in EU policy-making Author(s):BELLAMY, Richard (Richard Paul) ; KRÖGER, SandraDate:2013Citation:
- Journal of European integration, 2013, Vol. 35, No. 5, pp. 477-497
Type:ArticleAbstract:Representation and democracy are not always complementary. Sometimes the one undermines the other. Too much democracy can create a representation deficit, as occurs when majorities oppress or neglect minorities. However, ...
Title:Beyond a constraining dissensus : the role of national parliaments in domesticating and normalising the politicization of European integration Author(s):KRÖGER, Sandra; BELLAMY, Richard (Richard Paul) Date:2016Citation:
- Comparative European politics, 2016, Vol. 14, No. 2, pp. 131-153
Type:ArticleAbstract:At the heart of the growing politicization of the EU lies a concern with how European integration potentially undermines forms of communal self-government linked to established political identities. This concern originates ...
Title:The politicization of European integration : national parliaments and the democratic disconnect Author(s):BELLAMY, Richard (Richard Paul) ; KRÖGER, SandraDate:2016Citation:
- Comparative European politics, 2016, Vol. 14, No. 2, pp. 125-130