The Resource True enough : learning to live in a post-fact society, Farhad Manjoo

True enough : learning to live in a post-fact society, Farhad Manjoo

Label
True enough : learning to live in a post-fact society
Title
True enough
Title remainder
learning to live in a post-fact society
Statement of responsibility
Farhad Manjoo
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Manjoo presents findings from psychology, sociology, political science, and economics to show how new technologies are prompting the cultural ascendancy of belief over facts
Cataloging source
DLC
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1978-
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Manjoo, Farhad
Dewey number
177/.3
Index
index present
LC call number
P96.O242
LC item number
U65 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Mass media
  • Mass media
  • Journalism
  • Journalism
  • Conspiracies
  • Truthfulness and falsehood
Label
True enough : learning to live in a post-fact society, Farhad Manjoo
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-243) and index
Contents
Introduction: Why facts no longer matter -- "Reality" is splitting -- The new tribalism : swift boats and the power of choosing -- Trusting your senses : selective perception and 9/11 -- Questionable expertise : the stolen election and the men who push it -- The twilight of objectivity, or what's the matter with Lou Dobbs? -- "Truthiness" everywhere -- Epilogue: Living in a world without trust
Extent
1 online resource (v, 250 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)785572608
Label
True enough : learning to live in a post-fact society, Farhad Manjoo
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-243) and index
Contents
Introduction: Why facts no longer matter -- "Reality" is splitting -- The new tribalism : swift boats and the power of choosing -- Trusting your senses : selective perception and 9/11 -- Questionable expertise : the stolen election and the men who push it -- The twilight of objectivity, or what's the matter with Lou Dobbs? -- "Truthiness" everywhere -- Epilogue: Living in a world without trust
Extent
1 online resource (v, 250 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)785572608

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