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How about these? What about these?
What about these? Factors influencing judgments of credibility: –
Similar to self
Minor, nonverifiable information We can’t detect credibility: – Interrogators do no better than chance. Experts
Experts Often do not agree
Often can be wrong
Can lack credibility because: – Have biases and are not objective
– Have motives to be less that trustworthy
– We can’t judge validity or quality of expertise
– May lack ability on particular issue Some Headlines
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Thu 27 Sep 2008, 5:17 GMT
By Charles Mangwiro MAPUTO (Reuters) Th...
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This note was uploaded on 01/30/2014 for the course COHR 302 taught by Professor Sandrarobinson during the Fall '09 term at University of British Columbia.
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