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Clearing the Smoke and Breaking the Mirrors: Using Attitudinal Inoculation to Challenge Online Disinformation by Extremists


Clearing the Smoke and Breaking the Mirrors: Using Attitudinal Inoculation to Challenge Online Disinformation by Extremists

Abstract: 

As one of the first attempts to demonstrate the utility of attitudinal inoculation in the field of terrorism and radicalization studies, this chapter presents a novel approach to understanding contemporary issues of political extremism.

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Braddock, Kurt. 2020. "Clearing the Smoke and Breaking the Mirrors: Using Attitudinal Inoculation to Challenge Online Disinformation by Extremists." In Radicalization and Counter-Radicalization, eds. Derek M.D. Silva and Mathieu Deflem. Bingley, UK: Emerald Publishing Limited, 155-166. https://www.emerald.com/insight/content/doi/10.1108/S1521-613620200000025009/full/html

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Kurt Braddock
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