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News and How to Use It: What to Believe in a Fake News World

News and How to Use It: What to Believe in a Fake News World (Hardback, Main)

By Rusbridger, Alan

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Nothing in life works without facts. A society that isn't sure what's true can't function. Without facts there can be no government or law. Science is ignored. Trust evaporates. People everywhere feel ever more alienated from - and mistrustful of - news and those who make it. We ...no longer seem to know who or what to believe. We are living through a crisis of 'information chaos'. News: And How to Use It is a glossary for this bewildering age. From AI to Bots, from Climate Crisis to Fake News, from Clickbait to Trolls (and more), here is the definitive user's guide for how to stay informed, tell truth from fiction and hold those in power accountable in the modern age.
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ISBN 9781838851613
Released NZ 4 Feb 2021
Publisher Canongate Books Ltd
Format Hardback, Main
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ISBN-13 9781838851613
Stock Available
Status In-stock at supplier; ships 7-14 working days
Publisher Canongate Books Ltd
Imprint Canongate Books Ltd
Released 4 Feb 2021
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback, Main
 › 1 other possible formats available
Edition Main
Author(s) By Rusbridger, Alan
Category Press & Journalism
Number of Pages 336
Dimensions Width: 162mm
Height: 240mm
Spine: 32mm
Dewey Code 070.4
Weight 555g
Interest Age 19+ years
Reading Age 19+ years
Library of Congress Press, Journalism, Fake news
NBS Text Industrial Studies: General
ONIX Text College/higher education;Professional and scholarly