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The Truth About Trust

How It Determines Success in Life, Love, Learning, and More

By David DeSteno
15-minute read
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The Truth About Trust: How It Determines Success in Life, Love, Learning, and More by David DeSteno

The Truth About Trust not only explores what trust exactly means, but also how it impacts almost every single aspect of our everyday lives. The author’s own extensive research and progressive experiments from the fields of psychology, economics and biology reveal the surprising ways in which trust deeply matters.

  • Anyone interested in the the crucial role trust plays in the psychology of relationships
  • Anyone who wants to learn how they can better detect another person’s trustworthiness
  • Anyone wondering about the origins of social emotions like trust

Professor David DeSteno directs the Social Emotions Research Group at Northeastern University. He also co-authored Out of Character, a Wall Street Journal psychology bestseller.


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