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MLTW 2019 Session Spotlight: "Truth Decay" by Dr. Jennifer Kavanagh, RAND Corporation, Thursday, 12 December 2019, 8:45 am -10:00 am

  • 1.  MLTW 2019 Session Spotlight: "Truth Decay" by Dr. Jennifer Kavanagh, RAND Corporation, Thursday, 12 December 2019, 8:45 am -10:00 am

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    MLTW 2019 Session Spotlight: "Truth Decay" by Dr. Jennifer Kavanagh, RAND Corporation
     
    Thursday, 12 December 2019, 8:45 am -10:00 am
     
    "Describes RAND's work defining the diminishing role of facts, data, and analysis in American public life. Discusses the trends characterizing it, drivers and agents causing it, and the consequences for political and civil discourse and the health of American democracy. Also describes empirical and survey data collected and analyzed that provide insight into the evolution of the media environment and drivers of public trust in institutions. Concludes with a discussion of possible solutions."
     
     


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    Travis Ferrell, MA, MLIS
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    Military Libraries Division Chair
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