Vierailuluento / Guest lecture: Prof. Stephan Lewandowsky Public acceptance of science in a post-truth world

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13.5.2019 at 10.15 - 12.00
Guest lecture on hot topic: Public acceptance of science in a
post-truth world” by Prof. Stephan Lewandowsky

Acclaimed cognitive scientist Professor Stephan Lewandowsky from the University of Bristol will give a public lecture on the topic:

Public acceptance of science in a post-truth world

In his research, Professor Stephan Lewandowsky examines the persistence of misinformation in society, and how myths and misinformation can spread. He has become particularly interested in the variables that determine whether or not people accept scientific evidence, for example surrounding vaccinations or climate science.

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