ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Eastern Extension of European Union

With the eastern wave of accession the European Union has now reached a critical mass and an important threshold where further widening might well endanger institutional integration. This new wave of accession will have significant consequences for the Muslim world and in general repercussions on the third world countries.

Work and Gender: A European Perspective

The European Union recognises equal opportunities for men and women to be at the heart of the reformation of the labour market. Member states have committed themselves to equality for the sexes at the workplace. This should be accompanied by the adoption of a gender mainstreaming approach to improve employability and encourage adaptability of businesses and employees, to reduce the disadvantaged status of women at the workplace.

Contemporary Europe:Complex Themes

Divided Europe: Society and Territory by Ray Hudson and Allan M Williams (eds); Sage, London, California, Delhi, 1999; pp xii + 313, price £ 16.99.


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