Why People Believe Conspiracy Theories
Joanne Miller, University of Delaware, discusses her research on the roots of conspiracy theory beliefs, including the motivating forces of self-concept preservation, uncertainty, and powerlessness.
The event is sponsored by the Clarke Forum for Contemporary Issues and the Bruce R. Andrews Fund.
conspiracy theory, conspiracy theories
Political Science | Psychology
Miller, Joanne. "Why People Believe Conspiracy Theories." Ensemble video, 01:16:16. February 4, 2019.