Universität Mannheim, Mannheimer Zentrum für Europäische Sozialforschung (MZES)
Political Process, Elections, Political Sociology, Political Culture
politische Willensbildung, politische Soziologie, politische Kultur
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Abstract"In order to do justice to the complexity of EU governance, research was
organised in six Research Groups each approaching the 'problematique' of
efficient and democratic multi-level governance from a different perspective.
Researchers addressed the institutional architecture of the EU system as well
as the nature and effects of old and new instruments of governance. They put
the ways and means of enhancing democracy in the EU system under
scrutiny and examined the gains and challenges of civil society participation.
By bringing together a multi-disciplinary and multi-national group of scholars
the diversity of approaches came to the fore and added to a highly
differentiated picture of the European governance system. The productivity
of CONNEX is manifest in an impressive publication output. The richness
of research findings is visible in the summary reports of the individual
Research Groups which are documented in the second part of this chapter." (excerpt)
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