SELF EVALUATION FOR TENDENCY FOR BEING A “DENIER” (“FACT IMMUNITY”: IMMUNE TO EVIDENCE)
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How susceptible are you to conspiracy beliefs? Rate your agreement with the statements below, from 1=strongly disagree to 5=strongly agree.
For the most part, government serves the interests of a few organized groups, such as business, and isn’t very concerned about the needs of people like myself.I have trouble doing what I want to do in the world today.It is difficult for people like myself to have much influence in public affairs.We seem to live in a pretty irrational and disordered world.I don’t trust that my closest friends would not lie to me.
Answer key: 5-11: weakly, 12-18: moderately, 19-25: strongly (Adapted from a scale developed by Patrick Leman)