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10 Highlights from PERITIA’s Research in 2021

10 Highlights from PERITIA’s Research in 2021

As 2021 comes to an end, we look back on a year of research, events and engagement in PERITIA. We…

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Testimonial Injustice and Trust — A PERITIA Special Issue

Testimonial Injustice and Trust — A PERITIA Special Issue

Should we simply trust what people or institutions say? Which values should be at play when assessing the words of…

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Heather Douglas on How Values Shape Science Advice

Heather Douglas on How Values Shape Science Advice

PERITIA Board Member Heather Douglas is the latest interviewee of the SAPEA Science for Policy Podcast. In this episode, she…

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Call for Abstracts: The Ethics of Trust and Expertise

Call for Abstracts: The Ethics of Trust and Expertise

International Conference Call for Abstracts Date: May 31 - June 1, 2022 Location: American University of Armenia, Yerevan, Armenia Keynotes:…

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PERITIA Lectures: 10 Speakers, 1400+ Participants, 200+ Questions

PERITIA Lectures: 10 Speakers, 1400+ Participants, 200+ Questions

The PERITIA lectures series [Un]Truths: Trust in an Age of Disinformation came to an end this Tuesday with the final…

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Recognising Expertise – A Conversation with Dr Carlo Martini

Recognising Expertise – A Conversation with Dr Carlo Martini

PERITIA investigator Dr Carlo Martini was invited to The Words Matter Podcast with Dr Oliver Thomson for two episodes on…

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New PERITIA Journal Article on Right-Wing Platforms and “Big Tech” Governance

New PERITIA Journal Article on Right-Wing Platforms and “Big Tech” Governance

"Deplatformization (...) entails a systemic effort to push back encroaching radical right-wing platforms to the fringes of the ecosystem by…

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Science and Expert Advice in Armenia’s Policy Decisions

Science and Expert Advice in Armenia’s Policy Decisions

Have you observed or studied how scientific and expert advice is used in public policy in Armenia? Then you are…

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Controversial Scientific Information & Hydroxychloroquine in France

Controversial Scientific Information & Hydroxychloroquine in France

"Although people generally aim at getting a fair representation of reality, accuracy about scientific issues only matters to the extent…

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