By Jean Blondel

The facility of the eu Parliament has been progressively and visibly expanding in recent times. whilst, even if, the already low expense of turnout in eu elections has declined. in response to large new facts, this significant learn probes the rules of participation, democracy, and legitimacy within the eu Union, and examines the ways that participation and democratic illustration can be enhanced.

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