Introduction to 'Legitimacy: The State and Beyond'
8 Pages Posted: 3 Oct 2018 Last revised: 18 Apr 2019
Date Written: September 27, 2018
In this Introduction to the forthcoming volume, "Legitimacy: The State and Beyond", we give a brief overview of the leading approaches to the legitimacy of suprastate institutions and norms. We then provide summaries of the volume’s chapters, written by Andreas Follesdal, Martin Krygier, Cormac Mac Amhlaigh, Fabienne Peter, Philip Pettit, Jiří Přibáň, Joseph Raz, Wojciech Sadurski, Michael Sevel, and Paul Weithman.
Keywords: Legitimacy, international law, sovereignty, rule of law, legal institutions, constitutionalism, legal theory
JEL Classification: K00, K10, K30, K33, K40, K42
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