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Willem Maas Willem Maas (PhD Yale), Jean Monnet Chair and Associate Professor of Political Science, Public & International Affairs, Social & Political Thought, and Socio-Legal Studies, chairs the Political Science department at Glendon College, York University (Toronto, Canada). He co-founded APSA's Migration and Citizenship section and was recently Marie Skłodowska-Curie International Fellow at the European University Institute. Professor Maas is writing on EU and multilevel citizenship, migration, politics in Europe and Canada, and related issues. He co-edits a new book series on the Politics of Citizenship and Migration.

Sixty-Five Years of European Governance (co-ed 2016) eleven articles demonstrate the creative and often fragile solutions found to address the challenges facing Europe by analyzing transformations in European governance.

Multilevel Citizenship book cover

Multilevel Citizenship (ed 2013) disputes the dominant narrative of citizenship as a homogeneous status bestowed only by nation-states; it considers overlapping jurisdictions, sub- or supranational citizenships, and shared governance.

Democratic Citizenship and the Free Movement of People book cover

Democratic Citizenship and the Free Movement of People (ed 2013) challenges the normal way of thinking about free movement by identifying barriers and disincentives to free movement, against citizenship's promise of equality.

Creating European Citizens book cover

Creating European Citizens (2007) argues that European integration involves not only economic cooperation but also a political project of transcending borders and building a European community of people.

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