Liars and Outliers: Enabling the Trust that Society Needs to Thrive
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 - Pash - Goodreads
Excellent book! Highly recommendable. Good for developing "systems thinking" because it helps you see how society, as a system, is connected and how it interacts. It's also great because it prompts ... Read full review
Review: Liars and Outliers: Enabling the Trust that Society Needs to ThriveUser Review - Diana - Goodreads
This topic really interests me and the author clearly has a ton of expertise in the area. Unfortunately, the book was slow to read as it seemed like all the main points were in the overview and the ... Read full review