Conspiracy Theories

A Culture of Conspiracy: Apocalyptic Visions in Contemporary America

Submitted by RWMaster on Mon, 01/09/2017 - 15:16

"American society has changed dramatically since A Culture of Conspiracy was first published in 2001. In this revised and expanded edition, Michael Barkun delves deeper into America's conspiracy sub-culture, exploring the rise of 9/11 conspiracy theories, the "birther" controversy surrounding Barack Obama's American citizenship, and how the conspiracy landscape has changed with the rise of the Internet and other new media.