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Griffith Review 67: Matters of Trust

Ashley Hay

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04 February 2020
Reportage & collected journalism; History; Social issues & processes
From our first experiences to our last, institutions structure our world - through education and medicine to politics, justice, civics and religion. But in recent years even the most entrenched of institutions are seemingly on the edge of implosion. Either through deliberate political attacks or as an effect of wider disruption, new social forces have issued a comprehensive challenge to the established order.

Does this new uncertainty mark a profound loss of trust in how our society is organised and how it operates? Might this be an opportunity for thorough-going reform to regain lost legitimacy, or does it mark an end-point for a social structure that is no longer tenable in the twenty-first century? Can institutions adapt? Can trust be rebuilt? Or will new forms of social organisation eventuate from this gathering sense of crisis?
By:   Ashley Hay
Imprint:   Text Publishing Company
Country of Publication:   Australia
Edition:   67th edition
Dimensions:   Height: 232mm,  Width: 152mm,  Spine: 20mm
Weight:   350g
ISBN:   9781922268839
ISBN 10:   1922268836
Pages:   264
Publication Date:   04 February 2020
Audience:   General/trade ,  ELT Advanced
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Active

Reviews for Griffith Review 67: Matters of Trust

'For intelligent, well-written quarterly commentary...Griffith Review remains the gold standard.' * Honest History * 'Of all the small magazines in this country, Griffith Review is the one that's essential reading.' * Australian * 'Griffith Review is the best literary journal in the country.' * Age *


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