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Stjärnspäckat - Swedish report on the American Presidential election

New report on American presidential election features reflections by program researchers Wikforss, Strömbäck and Ekengren Oscarsson.

Teacher Training Day March 22, 2021: "Kunskap i motvind. Kunskaps- och vetenskapsteori för vår tid”

In cooperation with the Knowledge Resistance Program and the Department of Philosophy, Stockholm University, the National Committee for Logic, Methodology and Philosophy is arranging a training day for secondary school teachers on March 22, 2021.

New article on climate change belief and companion piece on Nature community blog

"Right-wing ideology reduces the effects of education on climate change beliefs in more developed countries" now available in Nature Climate Change.


Åsa Wikforss at How The Light Gets In online festival

Åsa Wikforss will be participating in two events at immersive online festival How The Light Gets in on September 19-20

New article about voter choices available now!

Project researcher Jacob Sohlberg and colleague Annika Fredén have published a new article on the electoral choices of voters.


"Reporting about fake news risks spreading it further"

In a recent article in Swedish newspaper DN, Jesper Strömbäck discusses the results of recently published study on the dissemination of fake news in the media.

New article on media trust now available

We are very pleased to announce that the first article published within the Knowledge Resistance project has just been published in The Annals of the International Communication Association and is no available freely online.

Workshop talks available online

The recorded talks for the "Cognitive Capacity & Knowledge Resistance" workshop are now available online via the Institute for Futures Studies Youtube channel.

A Multidisciplinary Look at Knowledge Resistance

’Knowledge Resistance: Causes, Consequences, and Cures' is a multidiciplinary research program, comprised of studies from the fields of Philosophy, Psychology, Political Science and Media and Communication Studies. It is funded by Riksbankens Jubileumsfond (RJ).