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Belief In Conspiracy Theories Is Barrier To Controlling Spread Of COVID-19

Eurasia Review Monday, 21 September 2020
Belief In Conspiracy Theories Is Barrier To Controlling Spread Of COVID-19Belief in conspiracy theories about the coronavirus pandemic is not only persistent but also is associated with reluctance to accept a COVID-19 vaccine when one becomes available and to engage in behaviors such as mask-wearing that can prevent its spread, according to researchers at the Annenberg Public Policy Center.

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