European Governance: EU - Indonesia Partnership
Simon Hix on his book ‘The Political System of the European Union (EU)’ stated that the EU is a remarkable achievement. As a regionalism, EU is not intended to replace the nation state, while their existence has claimed as a phenomenon ‘beyond the borders of sovereign nation state’ (Kohler-Koch). From the very beginning, EU is not just the regime institutionalizing a common market but a supra-national system of governance. The concept of governance refers to the complex set of values, norms, process and institutions by which society manages its development and resolves conflict (Kohler-Koch).
The first part of this course is designed to explore the characteristics of the EU through the perspective of gove