Managing Misinformation About Science

Starts:
1:00 pm on Friday, December 6, 2019
Ends:
6:00 pm on Friday, December 6, 2019
Location:
Kilachand Center Room 101, 610 Commonwealth Ave
URL:
http://www.bu.edu/cphs/colloquium/
Contact Name:
Karen Sargent

Disinformation as Strategic Bullshit

Quassim Cassam, Philosophy, University of Warwick, U.K.

The Subtleties of Industrial Propaganda

Cailin O’Connor, Logic & Philosophy of Science, University of California-Irvine

Defending Science from Denial and Pseudoscience

Lee McIntyre, CPHS, Boston University

Managing Misinformation in the Arena of Ideas: Market, Garden or Landscape?

Erin Nash, Philosophy, U. of New South Wales, Australia

Public Acceptance of Science in a ‘Post-Truth’ World

Stephan Lewandowsky, Cognitive Psychology, University of Bristol, UK