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Honesty

  • In: Encyclopedia of Deception
  • Edited by: Timothy R. Levine
  • Subject:Interpersonal Relationships, Interpersonal Communication, Moral Development

Honesty is a quality that can be shown in statements, actions, and persons. An honest statement is one that deliberately reveals a truth; for example, George Washington's admission that he cut down the cherry tree was an honest statement. An honest ...

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