Flashcards in 5. Regionalism and the EU Deck (9)
Creation and implementation of institutions that express a particular identity and shape collective action within a geographical region.
European Union (EU)
Political-economic union of 28 member states (2015) located in Europe.
Process of industrial, political, legal, economic, social and cultural integration of states in Europe.
Absolute and unlimited power and authority.
Refers to a large amount of power given to an authority, which, in theory, is placed higher than the state.
Interaction among states based on sovereign independence.
Legal and political structures where power is distributed between two distinct levels of government on the basis that neither is subordinate to the other.
Entity that participates or acts in international relations.