"Legal framing and the EU’s external relations"


"The role of law has received only scarce attention in the emerging debate on framing EU policy. Addressing this research gap, we develop a concept of legal framing that identifies different strategies through which frame entrepreneurs can shape the policy debate by activating the structural power of the law," write Patrick Müller and Peter Slominski, authors of the article "Legal framing and the EU’s external relations: how NGOs shaped the negotiations for an Israel-Europol cooperation agreement".

The article is available at https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/13501763.2018.1502803.