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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

Young, Dannagal G. (author.).

Summary: "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"--

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  • ISBN: 9781421447759
  • ISBN: 1421447754
  • ISBN: 9781421447766
  • Physical Description: print
    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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Erlanger Branch 302.3 Y69w 2023 (Text) 33126025285549 New Adult Nonfiction Available -

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