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Author Miller, Michael, 1958- author.

Title Fake news : separating truth from fiction / Michael Miller.

Publication Info. Minneapolis : Twenty-First Century Books, [2019]


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Description 112 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Fake news: it's real and it matters -- How real news works -- The many faces of fake news -- Real fakes -- Who believes fake news, and why? -- How harmful is fake news? -- Fake news and free speech -- How to tell fake news from real news -- You can help fight fake news.
Summary This title explores journalistic and fact-checking standards, Constitutional protections, and real-world case studies, helping readers identify the mechanics, perpetrators, motives, and psychology of fake news. A final chapter explores methods for assessing and avoiding the spread of fake news.
Audience 1190L Lexile
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR MG+ 8.7 4 501960.
Chronological Term 2000-2099
Subject Fake news.
Journalism -- History -- 21st century.
Fake news. (OCoLC)fst01985391
Journalism. (OCoLC)fst00984032
Fake news.
Genre/Form Instructional and educational works.
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
ISBN 9781541528147 (hardback ; alkaline paper)
154152814X (hardback ; alkaline paper)

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