A Survey of Fake News: Fundamental Theories, Detection Methods, and Opportunities

  title={A Survey of Fake News: Fundamental Theories, Detection Methods, and Opportunities},
  author={Xinyi Zhou and R. Zafarani},
  journal={ACM Computing Surveys (CSUR)},
  • Xinyi Zhou, R. Zafarani
  • Published 2020
  • Computer Science
  • ACM Computing Surveys (CSUR)
  • The explosive growth in fake news and its erosion to democracy, justice, and public trust has increased the demand for fake news analysis, detection and intervention. This survey comprehensively and systematically reviews fake news research. The survey identifies and specifies fundamental theories across various disciplines, e.g., psychology and social science, to facilitate and enhance the interdisciplinary research of fake news. Current fake news research is reviewed, summarized and evaluated… CONTINUE READING

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