Individual Sources of Legitimacy Beliefs: Theory and Data
This chapter in Tallberg, J. Bäckstrand, K. and Scholte, J.A. (eds.) Legitimacy in Global Governance: Sources, Processes, and Consequences, develops an agenda for exploring the predispositions of individuals that favour or inhibit the development of legitimacy beliefs vis-á-vis GGIs. The chapter reviews relevant existing literature in social psychology, comparative politics, and international relations (IR).