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A Sociology of Trust

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The paper is a critical review of the problems and implications of trust and in managing diversity in the British community care system. It is a system in need of strong diversity management in the light of the world economic downturn in recent years. Despite raft of policies on leadership in social care in the UK, the structural issues for why the needs of diverse groups are not met are difficult to understand at particular levels of analysis. The central problem has been lack of ‘trust’. The paper detangles the implications of different forms of trust in order to understand care relations.


International Letters of Social and Humanistic Sciences (Volume 27)
J. L. Powell, "A Sociology of Trust", International Letters of Social and Humanistic Sciences, Vol. 27, pp. 144-155, 2014
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May 2014

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