Previous Chapter Chapter 17: Collective Trust and Collective Action: The Decision to Trust as a Social Decision Next Chapter

By: Roderick M. Kramer, Marilynn B. Brewer & Benjamin A. Hanna

In: Trust in Organizations: Frontiers of Theory and Research

Chapter 17: Collective Trust and Collective Action: The Decision to Trust as a Social Decision

  • Citations
  • Add to My List
  • Text Size

Collective Trust and Collective Action: The Decision to Trust as a Social Decision
Collective trust and collective action: The decision to trust as a social decision
Roderick M.Kramer, Marilynn B.Brewer, Benjamin A.Hanna

When each individual perceives the same sense of interest in all his fellows, he immediately performs his part of any contract, as being assur'd that they will not be wanting in theirs. All of them, by concert enter into a scheme of actions, calculated for common benefit, and agree to be true to their words; nor is there anything requisite to form this concert or connection, but that every one have a sense of interest in the faithful fulfilling of engagements, and express that sense to other members of the society.

David Hume, A Treatise on ...

Looks like you do not have access to this content.

Login

Don’t know how to login?

Click here for free trial login.

Back to Top