With a readable and modern writing style, EU Law Directions clearly explains the key topics and developments in this fast-paced and increasingly important subject area. No previous knowledge is assumed, making this the idea text for those approaching EU law for the first time. With nearly 30 years' experience teaching and examining EU law, Nigel Foster provides a student-friendly text which is readable without compromising on academic quality. The text is easy-to-follow with useful features throughout such as case summaries, key definitions and diagrams. Cross-references and end of chapter summaries demonstrate how topics link together and enable students to quickly build up a comprehensive understanding of EU Law. The text is clearly broken down into logicalsections, guiding students through institutional, procedural and substantive law while considering the law from a European as well as a UK perspective. This text is also accompanied by a free online resource centre (www.oxfordtextbooks.co.uk/orc/foster directions3e/) which includes the following features: - An interactive timeline showing the key moments in EU legal history- An interactive map illustrating the development of the EU and providing essential background knowledge- Video clips from the European Commission - Suggested approaches to end of chapter questions- Study and exam tips- Updates to the law- Useful weblinksThere is also a selection of resources for lecturers, including an additional chapter on competition law and a customisable testbank.