Trust as an Affective Attitude

  title={Trust as an Affective Attitude},
  author={Karen Jones},
  pages={4 - 25}
  • K. Jones
  • Published 1 October 1996
  • Philosophy
  • Ethics
Definissant la confiance, non comme une croyance, mais comme une attitude affective interpersonnelle, fondee sur un certain optimisme envers la bonne volonte et la competence d'autrui, l'A. mesure les conditions de justification de son interpretation du phenomene, qui lui permettent de rendre compte des raisons instrumentalistes et d'eviter l'ecueil de l'evidentialisme 

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Trust, distrust, and affective looping

  • K. Jones
  • Psychology
    Philosophical Studies
  • 2019
In this article, I explore the role of affective feedback loops in creating and sustaining trust and distrust. Some emotions, such as fear and contempt, drive out trust; others, such as esteem and

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