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ICT 200: Information Literacy and Critical Thinking: Bias and Objectivity

Cross-listed as IS 200.

Bias vs. Objectivity

Bias : an inclination of temperament or outlook; especially : a personal and sometimes unreasoned judgment. -- Merriam Webster Dictionary

Objectivity : the ability to consider or represent facts, information, etc., without being influenced by personal feelings or opinions. -- Oxford English Dictionary

Bias

Fake vs. Credible News Breakdown

Click on link for "News Quality Chart" for larger chart.  Scroll down blog amd click on chart image for full-size image.  News Quality Chart , Nov. 2017 by Vanessa Otero is licensed under cc by-nc 4.0