Discussion 3

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  • How did the authors of the peer-reviewed journal article summarize their own work versus the journalist’s summary in the popular media article?
  • Imagine you are summarizing a peer-reviewed journal article for a general audience. To avoid the oversights in the popular media article, what one major point would you ensure was communicated accurately to a general audience?
  • Why is it important to refer to empirical studies when you see claims in popular media?
  • How does the concept of psychological studies in the media apply to any of the following programmatic course themes?
    • Social justice
    • Career connections
    • Ethics