Contents: The Structure and Resources of the European Union. History and Models. A Law-based System of Administration. Getting In. Getting On. A Unique Administration. Roles, Tasks and Functions. Organisation, Hierarchies and Management. Conflict and Co-ordination. Political-Administrative Relationships.
Conclusion Author Biographies: ANNE STEVENS is Professor of European Studies, Aston University. She is author of The Government and Politics of France and editor (with Richard Sakwa) of Contemporary Europe. HANDLEY STEVENS is Research Associate at the London School of Economics and Political Science.