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PSYC 101: General Psychology

Psychology of Fake News

Identity Concept

- Determines how you see yourself and the world around you

Confirmation Bias

- Affects your likelihood to read past the headline or seek-out conflicting accounts

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- Affects the frequency and type of information you receive in your news feeds

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- Affects your ability to critically evaluate based on contextual clues