Liars and Outliers: Enabling the Trust that Society Needs to Thrive (Google eBook)
In today's hyper-connected society, understanding the mechanisms of trust is crucial. Issues of trust are critical to solving problems as diverse as corporate responsibility, global warming, and the political system. In this insightful and entertaining book, Schneier weaves together ideas from across the social and biological sciences to explain how society induces trust. He shows the unique role of trust in facilitating and stabilizing human society. He discusses why and how trust has evolved, why it works the way it does, and the ways the information society is changing everything.
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Review: Liars and Outliers: Enabling the Trust that Society Needs to ThriveUser Review - James - Goodreads
Bruce Schneier is, according to the quote from the Register on the inside sleeve notes, "The closest thing the security industry has to a Rock Star." And, like the actor Chuck Norris, Schneier is the ... Read full review
Review: Liars and Outliers: Enabling the Trust that Society Needs to ThriveUser Review - Wayne McCoy - Goodreads
How much security do you need to be safe? To keep your data safe? What is an acceptable cost or response? 'Liars and Outliers' by Bruce Schneier is an excellent book on the subject of security that ... Read full review
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