Richard Parrish

European Union Education and Culture Directorate’s more socio-cultural approach. The same is true of the committee system within the Parliament. Sporting discussions taking place within the EP’s Committee on Culture, Youth, Education, the Media and Sport take a different course to those discussed within the Committee on Legal Affairs and Citizens’ Rights. Institutional norms Institutions also develop routinised patterns of behaviour. Despite the widespread provision for qualified majority voting in the Council, consensual decision making is still preferred. In

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