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Truly Understood

Truly Understood

Christopher Peacocke

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780199239443
eISBN:
9780191717000
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199239443.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This book argues that truth and reference have a much deeper role in the explanation of meaning and understanding than has hitherto been appreciated. Examination of specific concepts shows that a ... More

Truman, Congress, and KoreaThe Politics of America's First Undeclared War

Truman, Congress, and Korea: The Politics of America's First Undeclared War

Larry Blomstedt

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780813166117
eISBN:
9780813166391
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813166117.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book analyzes the roles of the Harry Truman administration and Congress in directing American policy regarding the Korean War. Several themes are addressed. One is how Truman and the ... More

A Trumpet around the CornerThe Story of New Orleans Jazz

A Trumpet around the Corner: The Story of New Orleans Jazz

Samuel Charters

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781578068982
eISBN:
9781604733181
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781578068982.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, American

This book tells the entire story of a century of jazz in New Orleans. Although there is still controversy over the racial origins and cultural sources of New Orleans jazz, the book provides a ... More

TrustA History

Trust: A History

Geoffrey Hosking

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780198712381
eISBN:
9780191780738
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198712381.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History, World Modern History

Today we often talk of a 'crisis of trust'. According to Trust: A History, the crisis is genuine but usually misunderstood. The problem is that we are poorly informed about the ways in which trust ... More

TrustWho or What Might Support Us?

Trust: Who or What Might Support Us?

Adriaan T. Peperzak

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780823244881
eISBN:
9780823252718
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823244881.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This phenomenological study begins by presenting trust as a characteristic form of interpersonal and communal relationship. In the second chapter, the scope is narrowed to someone’s reliance on one ... More

Trust and Democratic Transition in Post-Communist Europe

Trust and Democratic Transition in Post-Communist Europe

Ivana Markova (ed.)

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197263136
eISBN:
9780191734922
Item type:
book
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197263136.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

The ten chapters in this book are concerned with theoretical and empirical analyses of trust and distrust in post-Communist Europe after the collapse of the Soviet bloc in 1989. The contributors come ... More

The Trust Crisis in HealthcareCauses, Consequences, and Cures

The Trust Crisis in Healthcare: Causes, Consequences, and Cures

David A. Shore (ed.)

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195176360
eISBN:
9780199865598
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195176360.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

The lack of trust in the U.S. healthcare system brings ominous results, from decreasing health outcomes to increasing costs, from organizational inefficiencies to a pattern of litigation. The trust ... More

Trust in a Complex WorldEnriching Community

Trust in a Complex World: Enriching Community

Charles Heckscher

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2015
ISBN:
9780198708551
eISBN:
9780191779503
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198708551.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation, Organization Studies

The central question addressed by this book is: Can we rebuild trust in a time of increasing conflict and paralysis? Or rather: Can we build trust, for the first time, wide and strong enough to bring ... More

Trust in Black AmericaRace, Discrimination, and Politics

Trust in Black America: Race, Discrimination, and Politics

Shayla C. Nunnally

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814758656
eISBN:
9780814759301
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814758656.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

The more citizens trust their government, the better democracy functions. However, African Americans have long suffered from the lack of equal protection by their government, and the racial ... More

Trust in Social Dilemmas

Trust in Social Dilemmas

Paul A.M. Van Lange, Bettina Rockenbach, and Toshio Yamagishi (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780190630782
eISBN:
9780190630812
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190630782.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Trust is one of the most classic themes across the social and behavioral sciences. It is also a topic is that is strongly intertwined with cooperation and social dilemmas, and there is little doubt ... More

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