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The Spread of Misinformation and Conspiracy Theories (Repeat)
September 20, 2021
The prevalence of misinformation and conspiracy theories have become a growing point of concern in the last few years, in light of its clear impact on politics and culture in Indiana and around the world.
Today we talk to a professor about the psychology behind conspiratorial thinking, and a media expert about what role the news and social media play.
Originally brodcast April 13, 2021.
Produced by Drew Daudelin.
Chair in Cognitive Psychology, University of Bristol
Dean of The Media School, Indiana University