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Wrong : how media, politics, and identity drive our appetite for misinformation  Cover Image Book Book

Wrong : how media, politics, and identity drive our appetite for misinformation / Dannagal Goldthwaite Young.

Young, Dannagal G., (author.).


"In this book, the author offers a new model that identifies social and cultural identity-who we are and who we want to be-as the most important factor driving the American phenomena of being wrong"-- Provided by publisher.

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  • ISBN: 9781421447759
  • ISBN: 1421447754
  • Physical Description: 299 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Baltimore, Maryland : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2023.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The people. People like us believe these things -- How do we know what we know? -- How did we get so far apart? -- What does my team think? -- What guides my team, intuition or evidence? -- The process. Exemplify us: identity reinforcement through political news -- Separate us: identity distillation through partisan media -- Curate us: identity distillation through social media -- Disrupt us: solutions to identity driven wrongness.
Subject: Group identity > United States.
Belonging (Social psychology) > United States.
Truthfulness and falsehood.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Erlanger Branch 302.3 Y69w 2023 (Text) 33126025285549 New Adult Nonfiction Checked out 05/13/2024

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