Institute for the Study of Social Change

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The Institute for the Study of Social Change harnesses expertise across the University of Tasmania to promote informed debate and effective solutions to emerging social challenges.

We provide policy, evaluation and social research services for a range of government and community partners.

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3 Sep 2018

This report explores the challenge of teaching young people to separate fact from fiction in an age of online news manipulation. It also provides a detailed overview of recent research into news consumption trends in Australia and abroad, as well as the proliferation of misinformation...

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