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Published: 29 October 2015

336 Pages


ISBN: 9780198708551

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Winner: George R. Terry Book Award (2016)

Trust in a Complex World

Enriching Community

Charles Heckscher

  • Moves beyond simplistic criticisms of social media and new communications technologies, addressing both the dangers of fragmentation and the potential for learning and widened understanding
  • Offers perspective on many polarizing debates, from climate change to inequality, by viewing them as based in differing principles of community
  • Both academically rigorous and readable by non-specialists
  • Addresses core issues of social capital and cohesion in contemporary society

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