Campus Misinformation by Bradford VivianPopular but highly misleading narratives about the state of free speech and intellectual diversity on college campuses impede constructive deliberation about higher education while promoting suspect ideas about First Amendment freedoms and democratic participation. In 'Campus Misinformation', Bradford Vivian shows how misinformation about colleges and universities has proliferated in recent years, with potentially dangerous results.
Call Number: e-book
Publication Date: 2022-12-06
Disinformation: The Nature of Facts and Lies in the Post-Truth Era by Donald A. BarclayDoes the idea of a world in which facts mean nothing cause anxiety? Fear? Maybe even paranoia? Disinformation: The Nature of Facts and Lies in the Post-Truth Era cannot cure all the ills of a post-truth world, but by demonstrating how the emergence of digital technology into everyday life has knitted together a number of seemingly loosely related forces-historical, psychological, economic, and culture-to create the post-truth culture, Disinformation will help you better understand how we got to where we now are, see how we can move beyond a culture in which facts are too easily dismissed, and develop a few highly practical skills for separating truth from lies.
Call Number: ZA3073 .B37 2022
Publication Date: 2022-04-15
New Dimensions of Information Warfare by Roberto Di Pietro; Simone Raponi; Maurantonio Caprolu; Stefano CresciThis book revises the strategic objectives of Information Warfare, interpreting them according to the modern canons of information age, focusing on the fabric of society, the economy, and critical Infrastructures. The authors build plausible detailed real-world scenarios for each entity, showing the related possible threats from the Information Warfare point of view. In addition, the authors dive into the description of the still open problems, especially when it comes to critical infrastructures, and the countermeasures that can be implemented, possibly inspiring further research in the domain.
The Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Communication is an entirely online, digital research encyclopedia that will ultimately cover the large and diverse scholarly world of Communication research. Access restricted to Queen's community.
From Canadian organization Media Smarts, this search engine allows you to search the following fact-checkers together: Snopes.com, Agence France Presse Canada, FactCheck.org, Washington Post Fact Checker, Associated Press Fact Checker, HoaxEye, and Les Decrypteurs