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The Strengh of Weakness: The Transformation of Governance in the EU

I ntro d u ct io n Reflecting on the transformation of governance in the European Union is motivated by the desire to know more about the actual changes that take place in "governing" and by the assumption that, bringing together concepts from international relations and in­ tegration theory with those currently debated in policy analysis and state theory, we may gain a better understanding of the nature of the transformation process.