The Moral Case for Europe

24 Pages Posted: 4 Jun 2013

Date Written: March 8, 2013


This paper addresses two questions, "What is Europe?" and "Can there be a moral case for what is, after all, only a geographical expression?" In the paper, the word 'Europe' is used in a wide sense, not confined to the European Union.

Keywords: Europe, EU, European history, subsidiarity

Suggested Citation

Edward, David, The Moral Case for Europe (March 8, 2013). Edinburgh School of Law Research Paper No. 2013/24, Available at SSRN: or

David Edward (Contact Author)

University of Edinburgh ( email )

Old College
South Bridge
Edinburgh, Scotland EH8 9JY
United Kingdom

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