BeschreibungIn this wide-ranging book, Russell Hardin sets out to dispel the myths surrounding the concept of trust in contemporary society and politics. He examines the growing literature on trust to analyze public concerns about declining levels of trust, both in our fellow citizens and in our governments and their officials.
InhaltsverzeichnisAcknowledgments. 1 An Age of Distrust? 2 Trust and its Relatives. 3 Current Research on Trust. 4 Social Capital and Trust. 5 Trust on the Internet. 6 Terrorism and Distrust. 7 Liberal Distrust 8 Representative Democracy and Trust. Notes. References. Index.
PortraitRussell Hardin is Professor of Politics at New York University.
Pressestimmen"No one now writing has Hardin's intellectual reach and elegance of argument." --Paul M. Sniderman, Stanford University "Although Trust is suitable for a wide audience, it is a must-read for anyone who is considering research on trust." --Jonathan Baron, University of Pennsylvania
Untertitel: Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: POLITY PR
Erscheinungsdatum: April 2006
Seitenanzahl: 206 Seiten