Say it to my face: examining the effects of socially encountered misinformation

  title={Say it to my face: examining the effects of socially encountered misinformation},
  author={Fiona Gabbert and Amina Memon and Kevin Allan and Daniel B. Wright},
  journal={Legal and Criminological Psychology},
Objectives. Errors in eyewitness accounts can occur when a witness comes into contact with post-event ‘misinformation’. A common way to encounter misinformation is through face-to-face interaction, in particular, via conversation with other individuals who also witnessed the crime. The current research compares this kind of misinformation with the non-social post-event narrative method typically employed in laboratory studies. Method. Young (17–33 years) and older (58–80 years) adults viewed… 

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