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Weaponized Lies

Critical Thinking in the Information Age

By Daniel J. Levitin
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Weaponized Lies: Critical Thinking in the Information Age by Daniel J. Levitin

Weaponized Lies (2016) is a user’s manual for today’s news media. It teaches you various skills that will help you to analyze the vast amount of information you encounter when skimming the internet or watching the news. Take time to learn what’s real and what’s fake, so you won’t get duped.

  • Any consumer of news media
  • Media studies and journalism students
  • Conspiracy theory aficionados

Daniel J. Levitin is a cognitive psychologist with degrees from Stanford University and the University of Oregon. He is currently a professor of behavioral neuroscience, music and psychology at McGill University. His other books include the number one best seller This Is Your Brain On Music and The Organized Mind: Thinking Straight in the Age of Information Overload.

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