Books and publications

The opinions expressed in the publications are the responsibility of the authors and they do not necessary reflect the views of the European Association of the Schools of Political Studies of the Council of Europe.

 

Europe and the Spectre of Post-Growth Society
Based on the debates of the Council of Europe Schools of Political Studies from 2012 to 2013, Piotr Świtalski's collection of essays analyse major societal concerns facing Europe and explore the relevance of the European project and its capacity to address the threats to democracy. What role can the Council of Europe play in providing creative solutions to the challenges?

Ambassador Piotr Świtalski, Director of Policy Planning of the Council of Europe (2010-2014)
Strasbourg, February 2014. The book can be bought on the Council of Europe’s Online Bookshop (www.book.coe.int).

 

ALTINAY responsibilities and rightsGlobal Civics: Responsibilities and Rights in an Interdependent World
Edited by Hakan Altinay, Director of the Turkish School of Political Studies

Washington DC: Brookings Insitution Press, 2011
Click here to read extracts

 

Building Europe, democracy and civil society from Russia to Balkans
The Schools of Political Studies of the Council of Europe – Interviews

Denis Rolland, Janina Duda, Luisa Fenu, Irène Marsili, Raluka Mihaila, Marie Neihouser and Giulia Pastor
Paris: L’Harmattan, April 2011
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The crisis of leadership

Synthesis of the Summer University for Democracy 2010
Noémie Schoen, European Association of the Schools of Political Studies 
Strasbourg, June 2010 

 

Governance, power and democracy

Synthesis of the Summer University for Democracy 2008
Directorate General of Democracy and Political Affairs
Council of Europe, January 2009

 

Projects for Europe

Synthesis of the Summer University for Democracy 2007
Yulia Kochneva, Groupe de sociologie politique européenne
Strasbourg, March 2008

 

Challenges to democracy in today's Europe

Synthesis of the Summer University for Democracy 2006
Julia Boman, Robert Schuman University
Strasbourg, February 2007