Ompare and contrast the EU approach to the accession negotiations of [country X] and [country Y]

Harward referencing system must be used. Instead of country X and country Y you should choose 2 Eastern European countries recently joined to the EU. You can do the choosing between 11 statesCzech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Romania and Bulgaria. Additionally you can take 15 days to make the paper on the advanced level.

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Good Luck!
A key philosophical text on Eastern Europe and the European Union is Borocz, Jozsef and Melinda Kovacs (eds.) Empires New Clothes: Unveiling EU Enlargement (2001). This is an ebook, which can be freely downloaded or used electronically  see

On general issues related to the European Union:

Bomberg, E. and Stubb, A. eds. The EU: how does it work? 2003

Cini, M. ed. European Union Politics 2003

Dinan, D. Ever-Closer Union 1999

Dinan, D. Encyclopedia of the European Union, 2000

Hix, S. The political system of the European Union, 2004

Nicoll, Sir William and T. Salmon Understanding the European Union, 2001

Nugent, N. The Government and Politics of the European Union, 2003

Peterson, J. and M. Shackleton eds. The institutions of the European Union, 2001

Richardson, J.ed. European Union: power and policymaking, 2001

Wallace, H. and W. Wallace Policy-making in the European Union, 2000

On enlargement of the European Union:

Avery, G. and Cameron, F. The enlargement of the European Union,1998

Grabbe, H. and Hughes, K. Eastward enlargement of the EU, 1997

Mayhew, A. Recasting Europe, 1998

Redmond, J. and Rosenthal, G. The expanding European Union: past, present, and future, 1998

Sperling, J. and Kirchner, E. Recasting the European order, 1997