The fake news phenomenon
by Harris, Duchess,
|Format:||Print Book 2018|
|Availability:||Available at 3 Libraries 3 of 3 copies|
The 2016 US presidential election introduced a new term to the media lexicon. The Fake News Phenomenon examines the spread of bogus news sources, the reasons they exist, and the difference between media bias and "fake news." Readers are also provided with tips for how to discern the credibility of a news source. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject. Features include a table of contents, infographics, a glossary, additional resources, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Core Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.
ContentsThe danger of fake news
History of fake news
Bias or lies?
Spotting fake news.
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|Series||Harris, Duchess. News literacy.|
-- Juvenile literature.
Journalistic ethics -- Juvenile literature.
Mass media and public opinion -- Juvenile literature.
Mass media and public opinion.
|Publisher|| Minneapolis, Minnesota :Core Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing,2018
48 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (page 46) and index.