Conspiracy Theories: A Primer (Hardcover)

Conspiracy Theories: A Primer By Joseph E. Uscinski, Adam M. Enders Cover Image
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The second edition, updated throughout and now including Covid-19 and the 2020 presidential election and aftermath, introduces students to the research into conspiracy theories and the people who propagate and believe them. In doing so, it addresses the psychological, sociological, and political sources of conspiracy theorizing.

About the Author

Joseph E. Uscinski is professor of political science at University of Miami. He is editor of Conspiracy Theories and the People Who Believe Them (forthcoming), coauthor of American Conspiracy Theories (2014) and author of The People's News: Media, Politics, and the Demands of Capitalism (2014). Adam Enders is an Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of Louisville. His research focuses on the role of suspicion and conspiratorial thinking in American mass politics, the influence of core values on political identities and attitudes, and the evolving nature of mass polarization.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781538173244
ISBN-10: 1538173247
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Publication Date: March 17th, 2023
Pages: 246
Language: English