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  • Scottish citizens’ perceptions of the credibility of online political “facts” in the “fake news” era: an exploratory study. 

    Baxter, Graeme; Marcella, Rita; Walicka, Agnieszka
    BAXTER, G., MARCELLA, R. and WALICKA, A. 2019. Scottish citizens’ perceptions of the credibility of online political “facts” in the “fake news” era: an exploratory study. Journal of documentation [online], (accepted). Available from: https://doi.org/10.1108/JD-10-2018-0161
    Purpose. The purpose of this paper is to present the results of a study that explored public perceptions of the credibility of “facts and figures” contained within five social media posts produced by political parties in ...
  • User engagement with political ‘facts’ in the context of the fake news phenomenon: an exploration of information behaviour. 

    Marcella, Rita; Baxter, Graeme; Walicka, Agnieszka
    MARCELLA, R., BAXTER, G. and WALICKA, A. 2019. User engagement with political ‘facts’ in the context of the fake news phenomenon: an exploration of information behaviour. Journal of documentation [online], (accepted). Available from: https://doi.org/10.1108/JD-11-2018-0180
    Purpose. The purpose of this paper is to present the results of a study that explored human behaviour in response to political ‘facts’ presented online by political parties in Scotland. Design/methodology approach. The ...