Cristina E. Parau

University of Oxford, Department of Politics and International Relations

Associate Member

Manor Road Building

Manor Road

Oxford, Oxfordshire OX1 3UQ

United Kingdom

http://www.politics.ox.ac.uk/associates/cristina-parau.html

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

17

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Scholarly Papers (17)

1.

Beyond Judicial Independence: What Kind of Judiciary is Emerging in Post-Communist Eastern Europe?

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 14 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 24 Jul 2010
Cristina E. Parau
University of Oxford, Department of Politics and International Relations
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courts, judiciary, power, checks and balances, separation of powers, EU influence, Romania

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Democracy, Courts and the Dilemmas of Representation

‘Introduction: Democracy, Courts and the Dilemmas of Representation’, Representation, 49:3 (2013), pp. 255-266 (introduction to a co-edited Special Issue on ‘Courts and Representative Democracy’)
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 03 Nov 2013
Richard Bellamy and Cristina E. Parau
University College London - Department of Political Science and University of Oxford, Department of Politics and International Relations
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The 2014 European Elections in Britain: The Counter-Revolt of the Masses?

Studia Politica, XIV(3), pp. 333-365, 2014
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 05 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2016
Cristina E. Parau
University of Oxford, Department of Politics and International Relations
Downloads 75 (397,729)
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Euroscepticism, European Parliament elections, United Kingdom, electoral results, Conservative Party, Labour Party, populism, UKIP

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Explaining Judiciary Governance in Central and Eastern Europe: External Incentives, Transnational Elites and Parliament Inaction

Europe-Asia Studies, 67(3), 2015
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 24 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2015
Cristina E. Parau
University of Oxford, Department of Politics and International Relations
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judicialization, judicialisation, institutional design, judiciary independence, judicial design, judicial independence, Romania, Eastern Europe, judiciary power, judicial power, courts, transnational elites, Europeanization, EU, accession, enlargement, transnational networks, Europeanisation

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The Drive for Judicial Supremacy in Central and Eastern Europe

Seibert-Fohr, A. (ed.) (2012) Judicial Independence in Transition, Springer
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 31 May 2012 Last Revised: 30 May 2015
Cristina E. Parau
University of Oxford, Department of Politics and International Relations
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judicialization, judicialisation, judiciary independence, judiciary power, judicial independence, checks and balances, Eastern Europe, Romania, judiciary reform, judicial reform, enlargement, Judiciary Councils, Council of Magistrates, judicial review, Constitutional Court, separation of powers

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The Dormancy of Parliaments: The Invisible Cause of Judiciary Empowerment in Central and Eastern Europe

Representation - The Journal of Representative Democracy, 49(3), 2013
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 09 May 2013 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2013
Cristina E. Parau
University of Oxford, Department of Politics and International Relations
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judiciary design, judicial design, Central and Eastern Europe, judicial independence, judicial empowerment, judiciary independence, judiciary empowerment, parliament dormancy, veto players, parliament, Romania, Moldova, Croatia, transnational networks, norm entrepreneurs

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Book Review of 'Constitutionalism and the Enlargement of Europe' by Wojciech Sadurski, Oxford University Press 2012

Forthcoming, West European Politics
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 09 May 2013
Cristina E. Parau
University of Oxford, Department of Politics and International Relations
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European Court of Human Rights, EU Charter, Central and Eastern Europe courts, judiciaries, Constitutional Courts, Sadurski, transnational elites

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Constitutional Designs: Lessons We Can Learn from the Early American Republic

Romanian Journal of Comparative Law, vol. 2
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 29 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 31 May 2014
Cristina E. Parau and J. Bains
University of Oxford, Department of Politics and International Relations and Independent Researcher and Practitioner
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judicialization, judicialisation, judicialization of politics, judicialisation of politics, separation of powers, checks and balances, judicial supremacy, judiciary supremacy, Constitutional Courts, constitutional interpretation, judicial review, Central and Eastern Europe, Romania

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rule of law, judiciary, judicial activism, judicial supremacy, democracy, elites

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Environmental Network Governance in Romania: Transnational Norm Entrepreneurs in the Shadow of the EU

in L. Stan (ed.) (2015) Post-Communist Romania at 25: Linking Past, Present and Future, Boulder CO:Rowman & Littlefield
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 04 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2015
Cristina E. Parau
University of Oxford, Department of Politics and International Relations
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Environmental governance, Environmental governace in the Balkans, Europeanization, Romania, Rosia Montana, Environmental NGOs

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Judiciary-Elected Branch Power Relations and the Search for Truth

Romanian Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 2, 2012
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 31 May 2012 Last Revised: 31 May 2014
Cristina E. Parau
University of Oxford, Department of Politics and International Relations
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judiciary power, judicial power, government branches, judiciary supremacy, co-equality, judiciary sub-ordination, European Court of Human Rights, truth, trial, judicial supremacy, judicial sub-ordination

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Transnational Networking and Elite Self-Empowerment. The Making of the Judiciary in Contemporary Europe and Beyond. Oxford University Press

Posted: 15 Aug 2019
Cristina E. Parau
University of Oxford, Department of Politics and International Relations

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East Side Story: How Transnational Networks Contested EU Accession Conditionality

Europe-Asia Studies, Vol. 62, No. 9, pp. 1527-1554
Posted: 14 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2013
Cristina E. Parau
University of Oxford, Department of Politics and International Relations

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Rosia Montana, Dracula Park, gold mining, Europeanization, Europeanisation, transnational networks, conditionality, elites, European Union, civil society, Executive, Romania, enlargement, Central and Eastern Europe, environmental NGOs, Rosia Montana

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The Interplay between Domestic Politics and Europe: How Romanian Civil Society and Government Contested Europe Before EU Accession

Posted: 19 Jun 2010
Cristina E. Parau
University of Oxford, Department of Politics and International Relations

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Europeanization, Central and Eastern Europe, civil society, Executive, Romania, transnational networks

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Europeanization as Empowerment of Civil Society: All Smoke and Mirrors?

CIVIL SOCIETY AND GOVERNANCE IN EUROPE: FROM NATIONAL TO INTERNATIONAL LINKAGES, W.A. Maloney and J. W. van Deth, eds., Palgrave, 2008
Posted: 14 Dec 2009
Cristina E. Parau
University of Oxford, Department of Politics and International Relations

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civil society, EU, power, empowerment, Romania, the Czech Republic

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The East Side Story: How Executive Uncertainty Created an Accession Conditionality that Never Was (Wolfson College Podcast)

Posted: 14 Dec 2009
Cristina E. Parau
University of Oxford, Department of Politics and International Relations

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accession, EU, uncertainty, networks, compliance, Romania

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Impaling Dracula: How EU Accession Empowered Civil Society in Romania

West European Politics, Vol. 32, No. 1, pp. 119-141, 2009
Posted: 31 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2013
Cristina E. Parau
University of Oxford, Department of Politics and International Relations

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Rosia Montana, Dracula Park, central Executive, constructivism, Europeanization, Europeanisation, environmental NGOs, power, Romania, transnational networks, enlargement, Central and Eastern Europe

Other Papers (2)

Total Downloads: 31
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The Politics of a Written Constitution for Britain

Politics in Spires, 2015
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 04 Mar 2015
Cristina E. Parau
University of Oxford, Department of Politics and International Relations
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British constitution, constitutionalism, constitutional change

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Book Review of ‘Transnational Networks and Elite Self-Empowerment’ by Cristina E. Parau, Written by British Academy Anonymous Reviewer

Number of pages: 1 Posted: 15 Jun 2020
Cristina E. Parau
University of Oxford, Department of Politics and International Relations
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politics and law, European integration