This revised second edition now extends to the end of the first decade of the twenty-first century, covering the financial crisis and the related crisis in European integration, the impact of the “War on Terror” on Europe, and the redefinition of Europe following EU enlargement.
- Thoroughly revised and expanded, including a final new chapter which assesses the role of Europe within the wider world of the twenty-first century
Includes new sections on immigration and ethnicity in Europe after the Cold War, and the role of historical memory in contemporary Europe
Covers the history of Central and Eastern Europe in depth, as well as that of Western Europe
- Discusses in detail the impact of the Cold War across the continent
Keywords: 20th Century & Contemporary European History, War on terror, Cold war, Berlin wall, European Union, Post-war Europe