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The six types of harmful information that make us more vulnerable during the pandemic

Hansson, Sten (2021) The six types of harmful information that make us more vulnerable during the pandemic. LSE Covid 19 Blog (21 Jan 2021). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

Fake remedies, misleading advice, false medical information: the creation, transmission, and consumption of false information have proliferated during the pandemic. Sten Hansson (University of Birmingham/University of Tartu) describes the six types of harmful exposure that make people more vulnerable. Most people are able to recognise and ignore false claims about COVID-19. Nonetheless, as we know ... Continued

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/covid19/
Additional Information: © 2021 The Author(s)
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
Date Deposited: 03 Mar 2021 14:33
Last Modified: 15 Oct 2021 23:28
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/108723

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