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The European Union's response to the CBRN terrorist threat: A multiple streams approach (2020)
Journal Article
Kaunert, C., & Léonard, S. (2020). The European Union's response to the CBRN terrorist threat: A multiple streams approach. Politique européenne, 65(3), 148-177. https://doi.org/10.3917/poeu.065.0148

This article examines how the European Union (EU) has sought to address the threat of CBRN terrorism using Kingdon's Multiple Streams Framework. It demonstrates that the EU has significantly developed its response to the CBRN terrorist threat, but th... Read More about The European Union's response to the CBRN terrorist threat: A multiple streams approach.

Preventing radicalisation and enhancing disengagement in the European Union (2020)
Book Chapter
Kaunert, C., Leonard, S., & Ikrom, Y. (2020). Preventing radicalisation and enhancing disengagement in the European Union. In S. Hansen, & S. Lid (Eds.), In Routledge Handbook of Deradicalisation and DisengagementLondon: Taylor & Francis (Routledge)

This chapter examines the EU’s efforts to tackle radicalisation. The specific formulation of its title (i.e. ‘preventing radicalisation and enhancing disengagement’) reflects the EU’s emphasis on preventing radicalisation. Most of the radicalisation-... Read More about Preventing radicalisation and enhancing disengagement in the European Union.

The collective securitisation of terrorism in the European Union (2018)
Journal Article
Kaunert, C., & Leonard, S. (2019). The collective securitisation of terrorism in the European Union. West European Politics, 42(2), 261-277. https://doi.org/10.1080/01402382.2018.1510194

© 2018, © 2018 Informa UK Limited, trading as Taylor & Francis Group. This article explores the recent and significant growth of European Union cooperation on counter-terrorism by drawing upon the concept of ‘collective securitisation’. It highligh... Read More about The collective securitisation of terrorism in the European Union.

Counter-terrorism Cooperation (2017)
Book Chapter
Lavallee, C., Leonard, S., & Kaunert, C. (2017). Counter-terrorism Cooperation. In T. Schumacher, A. Marchetti, & T. Demmelhuber (Eds.), The Routledge Handbook on the European Neighbourhood PolicyRoutledge

This chapter examines how the EU has attempted to develop counter-terrorism cooperation with its Eastern and Southern partners and which results it has achieved in practice. It starts by locating counter-terrorism in the broader context of the EU’s s... Read More about Counter-terrorism Cooperation.

Police and Judicial Cooperation Policy (2017)
Book Chapter
Rozee, S., Kaunert, C., & Leonard, S. (2017). Police and Judicial Cooperation Policy. In N. Zahariadis, & L. Buonanno (Eds.), The Routledge Handbook of European Public PolicyRoutledge

Several major European Union (EU) treaty revisions, as well as the increased political prioritisation of counter-terrorism and combating organised crime in Europe, have led to the development of the Area of Freedom, Security and Justice (AFSJ) into o... Read More about Police and Judicial Cooperation Policy.

Searching for a Strategy for the European Union’s Area of Freedom, Security and Justice (2016)
Book
Leonard, S., & Kaunert, C. (Eds.). (2016). Searching for a Strategy for the European Union’s Area of Freedom, Security and Justice. London: Routledge

This book examines the vision and strategy of the EU’s Area of Freedom, Security and Justice (AFSJ), which has become one of the key objectives of the European Union (EU). Recent events have also highlighted the saliency of several of the policy issu... Read More about Searching for a Strategy for the European Union’s Area of Freedom, Security and Justice.

Beyond Stockholm: In search of a strategy for the European union’s area of freedom, security, and justice (2016)
Journal Article
Léonard, S., Leonard, S., & Kaunert, C. (2016). Beyond Stockholm: In search of a strategy for the European union’s area of freedom, security, and justice. European Politics and Society, 17(2), 143-149. https://doi.org/10.1080/23745118.2016.1160636

© 2016 Taylor & Francis. The development of the European Union’s Area of Freedom, Security, and Justice (AFSJ) has been identified by the Lisbon Treaty (2009) as one of the key objectives of the European Union (EU). Recent events have also highligh... Read More about Beyond Stockholm: In search of a strategy for the European union’s area of freedom, security, and justice.

‘Securitization’ revisited: theory and cases (2015)
Journal Article
Léonard, S., Balzacq, T., Leonard, S., & Ruzicka, J. (2016). ‘Securitization’ revisited: theory and cases. International Relations, 30(4), 494-531. https://doi.org/10.1177/0047117815596590

© 2015, © The Author(s) 2015. Securitization theory seeks to explain the politics through which (1) the security character of public problems is established, (2) the social commitments resulting from the collective acceptance that a phenomenon is a t... Read More about ‘Securitization’ revisited: theory and cases.

Border Controls as a Dimension of the European Union's Counter-Terrorism Policy: A Critical Assessment (2015)
Journal Article
Leonard, S. (in press). Border Controls as a Dimension of the European Union's Counter-Terrorism Policy: A Critical Assessment. Intelligence and National Security, 30(2-3), 306-332. https://doi.org/10.1080/02684527.2014.988447

This article critically examines the use and effectiveness of border controls in the European Union (EU)'s counter-terrorism policy. It shows that the EU has made substantial progress towards achieving the objectives that it had set for itself in thi... Read More about Border Controls as a Dimension of the European Union's Counter-Terrorism Policy: A Critical Assessment.

The european parliament in the external dimension of EU counter-terrorism: More actorness, accountability and oversight 10 years on? (2014)
Journal Article
Kaunert, C., Leonard, S., & Mackenzie, A. (2015). The european parliament in the external dimension of EU counter-terrorism: More actorness, accountability and oversight 10 years on?. Intelligence and National Security, 30(2-3), 357-376. https://doi.org/10.1080/02684527.2014.988446

© 2014 Taylor & Francis. The Lisbon Treaty, which entered into force in 2009, considerably reinforced the powers of the European Parliament. This article examines towhat extent the European Parliament has become an important actor in EU counter-ter... Read More about The european parliament in the external dimension of EU counter-terrorism: More actorness, accountability and oversight 10 years on?.

Supranational Governance of Europe’s Area of Freedom, Security and Justice (2014)
Book
Kaunert, C., Occhipinti, J. D., & Leonard, S. (Eds.). (2014). Supranational Governance of Europe’s Area of Freedom, Security and Justice. London: Routledge

This book examines the evolution towards increased supranational governance in the EU’s Area of Freedom, Security and Justice (AFSJ). At the end of 2009, a successor programme to the Tampere and Hague Programmes was developed under the Swedish Presid... Read More about Supranational Governance of Europe’s Area of Freedom, Security and Justice.

The governance of justice and internal security in Scotland: Between the Scottish independence referendum and British decisions on the EU (2014)
Journal Article
Kaunert, C., Leonard, S., Rozee, S., & Carrapico, H. (2014). The governance of justice and internal security in Scotland: Between the Scottish independence referendum and British decisions on the EU. European Security, 23(3), 344-363. https://doi.org/10.1080/09662839.2014.912633

This article examines how the governance of justice and internal security in Scotland could be affected by the outcome of the Scottish independence referendum in September 2014. It argues that it is currently impossible to equate a specific result in... Read More about The governance of justice and internal security in Scotland: Between the Scottish independence referendum and British decisions on the EU.

European Security Governance and the European Neighbourhood after the Lisbon Treaty (2012)
Book
Kaunert, C., & Leonard, S. (Eds.). (2012). European Security Governance and the European Neighbourhood after the Lisbon Treaty. London: Routledge

The EU has often been considered to be a weak security actor. However, any assessment of the EU’s role in international security is underpinned by a specific understanding of security. This book is based on a broad understanding of security. We consi... Read More about European Security Governance and the European Neighbourhood after the Lisbon Treaty.


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