At the Council of the European Union, decisions are usually made by consensus. Does this mean that all the countries are of one mind? In fact, disagreements are often concealed, since it is not in the interest of most countries to publicize the fact that they have been defeated. This article describes the various practices that consensus entails and gives an account of the opacity presiding over the exercise of joint sovereignty.
|Titolo:||The Opacity of Consensus: Decision-making at the Council of the European Union|
|Data di pubblicazione:||2011|
|Appare nelle tipologie:||2.1 Articolo su rivista |