Civilizing the Public Sphere

Distrust, Trust and Corruption

  • Apostolis Papakostas

Part of the Palgrave Studies in European Political Sociology book series (PSEPS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
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    Pages 1-23
  3. Apostolis Papakostas
    Pages 24-45
  4. Apostolis Papakostas
    Pages 46-79
  5. Apostolis Papakostas
    Pages 80-102
  6. Apostolis Papakostas
    Pages 103-124
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  8. Apostolis Papakostas
    Pages 160-169
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 170-190

About this book


Examining the interplay between distrust, trust and corruption, this book maps out the social mechanisms that make actors and organizations in the public sphere perform their activities in a civilized manner.

Authors and affiliations

  • Apostolis Papakostas
    • 1
  1. 1.Södertörn UniversitySweden

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2012
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-66937-0
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-03042-9
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