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Cook, Karen S.

Overview
Works: 100 works in 291 publications in 1 language and 9,996 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Thesis advisor
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Most widely held works about Karen S Cook
 
Most widely held works by Karen S Cook
The Limits of rationality by Karen S Cook( )

21 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 1,826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prevailing economic theory presumes that agents act rationally when they make decisions, striving to maximize the efficient use of their resources. Psychology has repeatedly challenged the rational choice paradigm with persuasive evidence that people do not always make the optimal choice. Yet the paradigm has proven so successful a predictor that its use continues to flourish, fueled by debate across the social sciences over why it works so well. Intended to introduce novices to rational choice theory, this accessible, interdisciplinary book collects writings by leading researchers. The Limits
Cooperation without trust? by Karen S Cook( )

18 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 1,252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cooperation Without Trust? employs a wide range of examples illustrating how parties use mechanisms other than trust to secure cooperation. Lack of trust motivates people to reduce risks and establish institutions that promote cooperation. Cooperation Without Trust? suggests that trust may be a complement to governing institutions, not a substitute for them."--Jacket
Trust in society by Karen S Cook( )

16 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trust and distrust in organizations : dilemmas and approaches by Roderick M Kramer( )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 1,145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Broad in scope, Trust and Distrust in Organizations provides a captivating and insightful look at trust, power, and betrayal, and is essential reading for anyone wishing to understand the underpinnings of trust within a relationship or an organization."--Publisher description
ETrust : forming relationships in the online world( )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whom can we trust? : how groups, networks, and institutions make trust possible by Karen S Cook( )

18 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social capital : theory and research by Karen S Cook( Book )

28 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in English and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this volume, leading scholars in the field of social networks from diverse disciplines present the first systematic and comprehensive collection of current theories and empirical research on the informal connections that individuals have for support, help, and information from other people. Expanding on concepts originally formulated by Bourdieu and Coleman in the 1980s, this seminal work will find an essential place in courses on social networks, rational choice theory, institutions and the socioeconomics of poverty, labor markets, social psychology, and race
Social exchange theory by Karen S Cook( Book )

22 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Future of sociology( Book )

11 editions published between 1988 and 2002 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Equity theory : psychological and sociological perspectives by David M Messick( Book )

9 editions published in 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sociological perspectives on social psychology( Book )

9 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social capital : theory and research( )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sculpture of Jacob Epstein : the Eisenberg-Robbins Collection, lent by the Museum of African Art, Washington, D.C. by Smithsonian Institution( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chicano culture and mental health : trees in search of a forest by Ernesto Gomez( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annual review of sociology( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annual review of sociology( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annual review of sociology( Book )

4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annual review of sociology( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annual review of sociology( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annual review of sociology( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Social capital : theory and research
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Cooperation without trust?Trust in societyTrust and distrust in organizations : dilemmas and approachesETrust : forming relationships in the online worldWhom can we trust? : how groups, networks, and institutions make trust possibleSocial capital : theory and researchSociological perspectives on social psychologySocial capital : theory and research
Alternative Names
Cook, Karen.

Cook, Karen 1946-

Cook, Karen S.

Cook, Karen S. 1946-

Cook, Karen Schweers

Cook, Karen Schweers 1946-

Karen Cook

Karen Cook American sociologist

Karen Cook socióloga estadounidense

Karen Cook socioloog

Schweers Cook, Karen 1946-

Кук, Карен

Languages
English (189)