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The concomitants of conspiracy concerns

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Purpose: A conspiracy world view may be a form of mistrust that is typically corrosive to individual and societal well-being. Our aim was to establish the correlates of conspiracy thinking in an epidemiologically representative sample.

Methods: US National Comorbidity Survey-Replication (NCS-R) data were analysed from 5,645 people who had completed the item “I’m convinced there’s a conspiracy behind many things in the world.” Results were weighted to be representative of the US adul...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1007/s00127-017-1354-4

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Psychiatry
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Freeman, D
Grant:
Research Professorship
Publisher:
Springer Verlag Publisher's website
Journal:
Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology Journal website
Volume:
52
Issue:
5
Pages:
595-604
Publication date:
2017-03-29
Acceptance date:
2017-01-22
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EISSN:
1433-9285
ISSN:
0933-7954
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675902
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pubs:675902
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2017-02-05

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