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Separating behavioural science from the herd

Oliver, Adam (2020) Separating behavioural science from the herd. LSE COVID-19 Blog (26 May 2020). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

While many behavioural scientists have questioned whether ‘behavioural fatigue’ exists, it is reasonable to suppose that people will eventually find strict lockdown measures difficult to follow, writes Adam Oliver (LSE). We cannot yet know which countries adopted the most effective response to the pandemic. And it is important that behavioural science is not confused with herd immunity – which is an public health concept.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/covid19/
Additional Information: © 2020 The Author
Divisions: School of Public Policy
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Social Policy
Subjects: R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology
Date Deposited: 26 May 2020 12:33
Last Modified: 29 Jun 2020 23:30
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/104566

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