Preprints, conspiracy theories and the need for platform governance | Impact of Social Sciences

peter.suber's bookmarks 2023-12-05


"One of the major trends during the COVID-19 pandemic was an uptick in the volume of research being posted as preprints prior to formal peer review. Mareike Fenja Bauer and Maximilian Heimstädt explore one instance of how a preprint was integral to the construction of conspiracy theories and suggest how better platform governance might mitigate these risks."


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Tags: oa.preprints oa.platforms oa.governance oa.quality

Date tagged:

12/05/2023, 15:25

Date published:

12/05/2023, 10:25