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Conservatives are more likely than liberals to exist in a media echo chamber

Hmielowski, Jay, Hutchens, Myiah and Beam, Michael (2020) Conservatives are more likely than liberals to exist in a media echo chamber. USApp – American Politics and Policy Blog (22 Dec 2020). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

As partisan news networks like Fox News and MSNBC have risen in popularity, so has the polarization of many Americans’ political views. In new research, Jay Hmielowski, Myiah Hutchens, and Michael Beam find that while both liberal and conservative media contribute to polarization, conservatives are more likely to be part of a media echo chamber, trusting fewer sources and seeking [...]

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/usappblog/
Additional Information: © 2020 The Author(s)
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
J Political Science > JK Political institutions (United States)
Date Deposited: 14 Jan 2021 15:12
Last Modified: 14 Aug 2021 23:03
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/108375

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