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Synonyms for recreancy

an instance of defecting from or abandoning a cause

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The 'blame game' spawned by issues of recreancy diminishes social capital, particularly with respect to perceptions of organizational effectiveness in responding to the disaster and trust in organizations to do their jobs.
Literature on technological disasters, however, suggests that recreancy, prolonged social disruption, and loss of social capital can lead to chronic stress (e.
The Risk Society Reconsidered: Recreancy, the Division of Labor, and Risks to the Social Fabric.