Beliefs in Conspiracy Theories and Misinformation About COVID-19: Comparative Perspectives on the Role of Anxiety, Depression and Exposure to and Trust in Information Sources

David De Coninck*, Thomas Frissen, Koen Matthijs, Leen d'Haenens, Grégoire Lits, Olivier Champagne-Poirier, Marie-Eve Carignan, Marc D David, Nathalie Pignard-Cheynel, Sébastien Salerno, Melissa Généreux

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Original languageEnglish
Article number646394
Number of pages13
JournalFrontiers in Psychology
Volume12
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 16 Apr 2021

Keywords

  • COVID-19
  • FAKE NEWS
  • MEDIA
  • PUBLIC-HEALTH
  • conspiracy beliefs
  • conspiracy theories
  • information sources
  • misinformation beliefs
  • pandemic

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