Emergence and problems of implementation of a concept of European Union citizenship (1957-2004)

Iryna Lazneva


Emergence of a concept of European citizenship and the evolution of citizenship rights in the European Union are in the centre of discussion in the paper. The evaluation of problems of implementation of EU citizenship concept in the current context of European integration has been presented


European Union citizenship; citizenship rights; European integration; adoption


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