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Author DiFranzo, Dominic ♦ Gloria-Garcia, Kristine
Source ACM Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
File Format PDF
Language English
Abstract The results of the 2016 Brexit referendum in the U.K. and presidential election in the U.S. surprised pollsters and traditional media alike, and social media is now being blamed in part for creating echo chambers that encouraged the spread of fake news that influenced voters.
Description Affiliation: Cornell University, Ithaca, NY and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY (DiFranzo, Dominic) || MIT, Cambridge, MA and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY and University of Texas at Austin (Gloria-Garcia, Kristine)
Age Range 18 to 22 years ♦ above 22 year
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2015-12-30
Publisher Place New York
Journal XRDS: Crossroads, The ACM Magazine for Students (XRDS)
Volume Number 23
Issue Number 3
Page Count 4
Starting Page 32
Ending Page 35


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Source: ACM Digital Library