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Sovereignty, borders and refugees : the crisis of democracy and human rights in Europe
The thesis examines the current political situation of refugees at the European border, arguing that the refugee is herself to be understood as a consequence of the border control practices that are put in place in order ...
New minorities, solidarity and European democracy : human rights and education in the European regions: the renaissance of Europe
The present thesis that the quality of European democracy may be meansured on local political authorities commiment to human rights. Therefore, European solidarity based on sharing of economic resources shall not only be ...
How to discipline the unruly pupil in the class without expelling him/her?: The case of Hungary in the European Union : the media war 2.0
Over the last few years the European Union has been facing an economic as well as a constitutional crisis. Some Member States are challenging the common values enshrined in Art. 2 of the Treaty of the European Union, which ...
The European Union as a normative power? : an analysis of the role of the European Union in the Southern Mediterranean
In the academic world there is a lot of discussion about the distinctiveness of the European Union as an actor in global politics. A large debate has emerged especially about the role of the EU as a normative power promoting ...
Towards a more democratic European Union : mini-publics as a remedy for the democratic deficit in the European Union
Over the years, the European Union has developed from an institution focussed on economy and peace, to the autonomous legal order as we know it today. The European Union is no longer a mere international organisation but ...
Outsourcing autocratic anti-LGTBI soft power : the case of the Russian Federation in Hungary
Autocracy and soft power - for the past three decades they did not seem to go hand in hand. Nevertheless - the last decade has proven that populist and illiberal forces in the democratic West are prone to policies ...