The proposed conceptual model relates trust with learners’ predisposition interact online . Trust proposed indicators includes: one notions of Reciprocity in other words expectations that can be relate to the presumption of whether people will respond in kind, or not, in a given context. T wo notions of competency, characterized by the confidence that all parts involved will act in a competently and dutifully way. notions of Benevolence attitudes, that relates people’s expectation on the human nature, resulting in attitudes of caring about the benefits of others. Predictability notions, that depends on the level and capacity of perceiving others’ intentions in a given context. Perception of honesty, as predictability, honesty is a belief that depends on perceiving nature of the intentions of others. People’s predisposition to trust represented by their inclination to depend on another in some way, with a felling of relative security.
the survey included 340 participants 86 from Cape Verde, 3 from Mozambique, 251 from Portugal . No bias towards gender 53.2% male, 46.8% female Age range from 18 years old to 47 years old Results, showed a relevant connection between people’s trust and their predisposition interact online . Between some trust indicators and people’s intentions to relate online
10 Understand... 1. The relation between The use of online social tools; and People’s intentions to relate online; 1. Trust factors that somehow influence Online community development 1. Trust and people’s Behaviours, attitudes and beliefs towards a specific online relationship.@ Sónia Sousa, 2011