A recent study shows that belief in conspiracy theories is tied to a need to be unique. The study also corroborates other research in highlighting that belief in one conspiracy correlates with belief in others; this is even the case when the conspiracies directly contradict one another. If you know someone who believes in a conspiracy theory of some sort, chances are they will believe in others.
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|Place of Publication||New York|
|Publication status||Published - 2 Nov 2017|
- conspiracy theories
- minority opinion
- conspiracy theorist
- critical thinking skills