The legitimacy puzzle in Latin America : political support and democracy in eight nations /

This book examines citizens' attitudes toward the legitimacy of their political systems and the relationship between political legitimacy and democratic stability.

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Bibliographic Details
Online Access:Electronic book from EBSCO
Main Author: Booth, John A., 1946-
Other Authors: Seligson, Mitchell A.
Format: eBook
Published:Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2009.
Table of Contents:
  • The legitimacy puzzles
  • The structure of legitimacy
  • Countries in the study
  • The sources of political legitimacy
  • Legitimacy and political participation
  • Legitimacy and negative political capital
  • Legitimacy and democratic values
  • The sky is not falling : the puzzle solved.