Infodemic in a Pandemic

IAMCR 2021 Online Conference is now over. The full papers presented in this online conference paper panel are no longer accessible. You can see the original abstracts of the papers submitted for presentation in the abstract books.

Infodemic in a Pandemic
Chair:
Yolanda
Paul
1461
Social media, (mis)information and disbelief during a pandemic: An examination of young Nigerians’ perceptions of Covid-19
Olutobi
Akingbade
Centre for the Advancement of Non-Racialism and Democracy (CANRAD), Nelson Mandela University.
365
Negative emotion helps: Roles of emotional response and social support during the initial COVID-19 outbreak
yan
liu
shanghai university
954
Pandemic in a digitalised world: are the bereaved being haunted?
Ali
Ahmadi
Assistant Professor of Allameh TabaTaba'i University
Mahmood
Asgari
School of Languages and Linguistics University of Portsmouth
1242
Global pandemic – local interpretations: Exploring culture-centred community engagement for COVID-19 communication in Ethekwini Municipality during and post South African lockdown.
Nompumelelo
Gumede
University of KwaZulu-Natal
S
BOKOLO
Univnin
Eliza
Govender
University of Kwa
1741
Predicting Facebook Users’ Accusations of Fake News During the COVID-19 Pandemic in Hong Kong: Perceived News Motive and Emotion Experienced
Stephanie Jean
TSANG
Hong Kong Baptist University
YU
WU
Hong Kong Baptist University