xvi, 293 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
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Trust in transition: legitimacy of criminal justice in transitional societies / Suzanne Karstedt Sentencing, legitimacy, and public opinion / Julian V. Roberts and Mojca M. Plesničar Procedural justice for victims in an international perspective / Jan van Dijk Empowering the victims of crime: a real goal of the criminal justice system or no more than a pipe dream? / Witold Klaus, Konrad Buczkowski, and Paulina Wiktorska Is legitimacy police property? / Paul Ponsaers Lost in transition: criminal justice reforms and the crises of legitimacy in Central and Eastern Europe / Benjamin Flander and Aleš Bučar Ručman Empirical legitimacy as two connected psychological states / Jonathan Jackson, Mike Hough, Ben Bradford, and Jouni Kuha Assessing validity of different legitimacy constructs applying structural equation modeling / Jerneja Šifrer, Gorazd Meško, and Matevž Bren Do we trust them? Public opinion on police work in plural policing environments in Central and Eastern Europe / Branko Lobnikar, Andrej Sotlar, and Maja Modic Trust in the German police: determinants and consequences for reporting behavior / Nathalie Guzy and Helmut Hirtenlehner Legitimacy of policing in Central and Eastern Europe: results from a cross-national law student survey / Gorazd Meško and Katja Eman Police self-legitimacy, use of force, and pro-organizational behavior in Slovenia / Justice Tankebe and Gorazd Meško.