This paper will review three of the most important features of the European Community viewed as an exercise in integration: first, the effort to create supranational institutions; second, the creation of a distinct legal order; and third, the treaty-making power of the Community.
Clark, Roger S.
"Legal Principles of Non-Socialist Economic Integration as Exemplified by the European Economic Community,"
Syracuse Journal of International Law and Commerce:
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