Trust: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions)

Katherine Hawley explores key ideas about trust and distrust, considering questions such as ‘Why do we value trust?’ and Why do we want to be trusted rather than distrusted?’, Hawley notes issues of trust in both the personal and public spheres. Given the growing difficuties associated with the trust which we place in the interent and in digital platforms in general, these issues are becoming ever more pertinent to designers.