Social Capital. Trust and Ideology

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  • Publisher: Academy of Economic Studies (ASE)
  • Journal: European Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies, issue 01 March (issn: 2067-3795)
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  • Subject: trust | social capital | History of scholarship and learning. The humanities | Social sciences (General) | H1-99 | Fukuyama | AZ20-999 | capitalism | social capital, trust, capitalism | Putnam
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The paper offers a critical analysis of the central concept around which the popular construct of social capital is organised, i.e. trust. To this end the views of Fukuyama, the leading exponent of the said concept are considered. As a result, the concept in question is... View more
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