About the editors: Suzanne Stern-Gillet holds degrees from the University of Liège, Belgium and Manchester, UK. She has taught in universities in Europe and the US, and is currently Professor of Philosophy at the Bolton Institute, UK. She publishes extensively in ancient philosophy and the philosophy of history. M. Teresa Lunati is Senior Lecturer in Economics at Bolton Business School, UK. She has also lectured at the University of Turin, Italy, and at the University of Wales, Aberystwyth. She holds degrees from the University of Turin, Essex University, and the University of York. Her main research interest are macroeconomics and macroeconomic aspects of public finance, political/electoral systems and economic performance, and ethical issues in economics.2000 0-7734-7460-9
Draws together contributors from diverse backgrounds to analyze European development. It acknowledges the problem at the heart of this process - namely the interplay between the logic of contemporary economic forces and the sometimes dissonant and conflicting cultural, social and political forces which have shaped Europe's turbulent history.