Thursday, September 20, 2012
Tom Tyler (pictured) and Jonathan Jackson (Yale University - Law School and London School of Economics & Political Science - Methodology Institute) have posted Future Challenges in the Study of Legitimacy and Criminal Justice on SSRN. Here is the abstract:
Studies conducted over the last several decades have established that legitimacy shapes law-related behavior. They also make it clear that we should broaden our framework for understanding both how to conceptualize and measure legitimacy and for exploring its antecedents and consequences. This chapter reviews recent efforts to address these questions.