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Building trust in business, politics, relationships, and life

Author: Robert C Solomon; Fernando Flores
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford Univ. Press, 2004.
Series: Oxford Scholarship Online
Edition/Format:   Computer file : EnglishView all editions and formats

Solomon and Flores portray trust as a series of social practices, not merely an attitude toward a person at a time or some sort of vague social 'glue'. This book aims not only to understand trust but  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert C Solomon; Fernando Flores
ISBN: 0195161114 9780195161113 0195126858 9780195126853
OCLC Number: 177343468
Notes: Digitalisat der Druck-Ausg. Oxford, 2003.
Description: Online-Ressource.
Contents: PREFACE ; INTRODUCTION ; 1. TRUSTING TRUST ; Trust on Trial ; Alternatives to Trust: Fear, Control, Power ; Distrust: "Paranoia" and Cynicism ; Basic Trust ; Trusting Strangers: The Global Society ; Talking about Trust ; Building Trust ; 2. UNDERSTANDING AND MISUNDERSTANDING TRUST ; How We Misunderstand Trust ; Simple Trust ; Blind Trust ; Trust and Reliance: The Mechanization of Trust ; Whom Can You Trust? ; Two Virtues: Trust and Trustworthiness ; Conditional Trust ; Beyond Competence ; Trust as Medium: The Most Insidious Misunderstanding ; 3. AUTHENTIC TRUST ; From Simple Trust to Authentic Trust ; Authentic Trust ; Trust as Emotion ; Trust as Mood ; Trust as Background and as "Medium" ; Self-Trust, Self-Confidence ; Knowing Self-Trust ; Emotional Self-Trust ; Breaches and Betrayals of Trust ; Trust, Hope, and Forgiveness ; Authentic Trust and Leadership: Disclosing New Worlds ; CONCLUSION: BUILDING AUTHENTIC TRUST ; NOTES ; BIBLIOGRAPHY ; INDEX
Series Title: Oxford Scholarship Online
Responsibility: Robert C. Solomon and Fernando Flores.
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"Trust, claim the authors, is an emotional skill that we must first understand and then, practice to achieve. This thoughtful book, more a philosophical soliloquy than a how-to, is organized into Read more...

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