Exposure to intergroup conspiracy theories promotes prejudice which spreads across groups.

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Date: Feb. 2020
From: British Journal of Psychology(Vol. 111, Issue 1)
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Document Type: Report
Length: 46 words

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Exposure to conspiracy theories towards immigrants from the European Union to Britain can exacerbate prejudice towards this group. Moreover, exposure to conspiracy theories about Jewish people can reduce willingness to vote for a Jewish political candidate and can increase prejudice towards a number of secondary outgroups.

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Gale Document Number: GALE|A612000969