Sunday, 01 October 2017 - Tuesday, 31 October 2017
Starts: Wednesday, 4 October 2017
Science and the Media: the Psychology of ‘Alternative Facts’
Speaker: Dr Nicola Jones, Department of Psychology, Liverpool Hope University
This talk will discuss the influence of science on society by considering how it is portrayed in the media.
Discussing examples of how research can be misrepresented, it will consider the impact of science based on these representations from a cultural and behavioural perspective.
The talk will also consider why these misrepresentations occur and what impact it has for both the science community and society in general.
|Date:||Wednesday, 4 October 2017 - Wednesday, 4 October 2017|
|Venue :||EDEN 130 Lecture Theatre|