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The Cognitive Science of Fake News, David Rand - Yale

Friday, November 3, 2017
4:00pm – 5:00pm

Storrs Campus
Oak 109

The Cognitive Science Colloquium series presents:

David Rand, Associate Professor of Psychology, Economics, Cognitive Science and Management at Yale University

Why do people believe patently false news headlines, and what can be done to undermine belief in "fake news"? 

In this talk David Rand will describe a number of recent studies with findings exploring these issues.

Contact:

Brandy Ciraldo

Cognitive Science Program (primary), Connecticut Institute for the Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Philosophy Department, Political Science, Psychology Department, UConn Master Calendar

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