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Liars Product Detail:

  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 04 February 2021
  • ISBN : 9780197545126
  • Page : 103 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 103 voters

Liars Book Summary/Review:

A powerful analysis of why lies and falsehoods spread so rapidly now, and how we can reform our laws and policies regarding speech to alleviate the problem. Lying has been with us from time immemorial. Yet today is different-and in many respects worse. All over the world, people are circulating damaging lies, and these falsehoods are amplified as never before through powerful social media platforms that reach billions. Liars are saying that COVID-19 is a hoax. They are claiming that vaccines cause autism. They are lying about public officials and about people who aspire to high office. They are lying about their friends and neighbors. They are trying to sell products on the basis of untruths. Unfriendly governments, including Russia, are circulating lies in order to destabilize other nations, including the United Kingdom and the United States. In the face of those problems, the renowned legal scholar Cass Sunstein probes the fundamental question of how we can deter lies while also protecting freedom of speech. To be sure, we cannot eliminate lying, nor should we try to do so. Sunstein shows why free societies must generally allow falsehoods and lies, which cannot and should not be excised from democratic debate. A main reason is that we cannot trust governments to make unbiased judgments about what counts as "fake news." However, governments should have the power to regulate specific kinds of falsehoods: those that genuinely endanger health, safety, and the capacity of the public to govern itself. Sunstein also suggests that private institutions, such as Facebook and Twitter, have a great deal of room to stop the spread of falsehoods, and they should be exercising their authority far more than they are now doing. As Sunstein contends, we are allowing far too many lies, including those that both threaten public health and undermine the foundations of democracy itself.

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Liars

Liars
  • Author : Cass R. Sunstein
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2021-02-04
  • ISBN : 9780197545126
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A powerful analysis of why lies and falsehoods spread so rapidly now, and how we can reform our laws and policies regarding speech to alleviate the problem. Lying has been with us from time immemorial. Yet today is different-and in many respects worse. All over the world, people are circulating damaging lies, and these falsehoods are amplified as never before through powerful social media platforms that reach billions. Liars are saying that COVID-19 is a hoax. They are claiming that

Lovely Liars

Lovely Liars
  • Author : Gloria Ware
  • Publisher : iUniverse
  • Release Date : 2005-01
  • ISBN : 9780595336012
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ENVISION A LOVELY LIAR Lovely Liars is a story about men, about women, about relationships, about dreams and life in today's modern society. The focus is the life of Jasmine Brown. A woman of intelligence, conviction and courage. A woman born in a small town with big dreams. A woman much like many other women in America in her mid thirties slowly venturing along the crossroads of time bringing to full view the reflection of a female engulfed in past

Liars' Paradox

Liars' Paradox
  • Author : Taylor Stevens
  • Publisher : Pinnacle Books
  • Release Date : 2019-08-27
  • ISBN : 9780786045396
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New York Times bestselling author Taylor Stevens introduces a pair of wild cards into the global spy game—a brother and sister who were raised to deceive—and trained to kill . . . From earliest memory they’ve been taught to hide, to hunt, to survive. Jack and Jill, feuding twins who can never stop running. Clare, mentor more than mother, steeped them in the art of espionage, honed their skills in weaponry, surveillance, and sabotage. But as they grew older they

The Liars

The Liars
  • Author : Peter Hill
  • Publisher : Peter Hill via PublishDrive
  • Release Date : 2018-07-23
  • ISBN : PKEY:6610000089239
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The Liars (a bizarre Murder Mystery) ‘Lies, gossip, jealousy and a generous serving of bedroom undercover work fail to deter two of Scotland Yard’s finest in this entertaining mystery with an extra twist or two...or three.’ Pittsburgh Press When the battered body of fisherman Denis Kerkin is found hanging by one leg from an ancient stone gibbet, blunt cockney Detective Chief Superintendent Staunton and the talented and amorous Detective Inspector Wyndsor of New Scotland Yard’s Murder Squad

Liars and Lovers

Liars and Lovers
  • Author : David P. Reiter
  • Publisher : Interactive Publications
  • Release Date : 2003
  • ISBN : 9781876819187
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Australian title. Love in its many shades.

Family of Liars

Family of Liars
  • Author : E. Lockhart
  • Publisher : Delacorte Press
  • Release Date : 2022-05-03
  • ISBN : 9780593485873
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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The addictive prequel to the TikTok phenomenon We Were Liars: the story of another summer, another generation—and the secrets that will haunt them for decades to come. "I anticipated that at some point a shocking twist would come. And, wow, does it ever." —The New York Times "A perfect beach read." —The Boston Globe A windswept private island off the coast of Massachusetts. A hungry ocean, churning with secrets and sorrow. A fiery, addicted heiress.

Liars in Love

Liars in Love
  • Author : Richard Yates
  • Publisher : Picador
  • Release Date : 2014-07-29
  • ISBN : 9781466853690
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Now available in eBook for the first time, Richard Yates's groundbreaking collection of short fiction. The stories in Liars in Love are concerned with troubled relations and the elusive nature of truth. Whether it be in the depiction of the complications of divorced families, grown-up daughters, estranged sisters, office friendships or fleeting love affairs, the pieces in this collection showcase Richard Yates's extraordinary gift for observation and his understanding of human frailty. In this collection, you'll discover some of the

Scandals, Betrayers, & Liars: Understanding How Deceivers Mean Business

Scandals, Betrayers, & Liars: Understanding How Deceivers Mean Business
  • Author : Kyla Latrice Tennin
  • Publisher : Lady Mirage Publications, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2020-03-21
  • ISBN : 9781734807912
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Offenses cause various problems in people’s life, like anger, hostility, revengeful thoughts, bitterness, unforgiveness, immobility, and an invisible barrier between you and God. As a result, prayers go unanswered and blessings do not flow. Therefore, the book has two purposes. The first purpose is to use the book as a tool to discuss scandals, betrayals, and lies I encountered with one set of individuals in the year 2010 despite the many others I faced and the second is to warn

Cherokee Stories of the Turtle Island Liars' Club

Cherokee Stories of the Turtle Island Liars' Club
  • Author : Christopher B. Teuton
  • Publisher : Univ of North Carolina Press
  • Release Date : 2012
  • ISBN : 9780807835845
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Presents a collection of traditional Cherokee tales, teachings, and folklore, with four works presented in both English and Cherokee.

The Forgotten Liars

The Forgotten Liars
  • Author : Timothy Horrigan
  • Publisher : Xlibris Corporation
  • Release Date : 2004-08-18
  • ISBN : 9781453552070
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In 1979 Billy McEwan is drifting through his last year of college (or, at any rate, his last year as an undergraduate.) But then he meets a troubled young woman named Tammi Honig. He does not save her life, but perhaps she saves his. Thanks to her, he enjoys (or experiences, at least) many adventures on New York's Upper West Side, back in the days when the City was still dangerous, dirty, and romantic, back in the days of punk rock,

League of Liars

League of Liars
  • Author : Astrid Scholte
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2022-02-22
  • ISBN : 9780593112380
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In this fantasy thriller, four teens charged with murder and caught up with the illegal use of magic band together to devise the ultimate jailbreak. Perfect for fans of Six of Crows and How to Get Away with Murder. Ever since his mother was killed, seventeen-year-old Cayder Broduck has had one goal—to see illegal users of magic brought to justice. People who carelessly use extradimensional magic for their own self-interest, without a care to the damage it does to

Lions & Liars

Lions & Liars
  • Author : Kate Beasley
  • Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
  • Release Date : 2018-06-05
  • ISBN : 9780374302658
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Frederick Frederickson has a food-chain theory about life. There are lions, like the school bully. Gazelles, like the bullied kids. There are meerkats, and the fleas that live on the butts of meerkats. Frederick's a flea. Fifth grade is off to a terrible start when Frederick is sent to a disciplinary camp for troublesome boys. His fellow troop mates—Nosebleed, Specs, The Professor, and little-yet-lethal Ant Bite—are terrifying. But in between trust-building exercises and midnight escape attempts, a tenuous

Liars & Thieves

Liars & Thieves
  • Author : Stephen Coonts
  • Publisher : St. Martin's Press
  • Release Date : 2004-05-11
  • ISBN : 142996751X
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Liars and Thieves is Stephen Coonts as you've never seen him before-a story as chilling as it is unforgettable. Tommy Carmellini, a CIA operative who is unafraid to walk both sides of the law to attain his objective, uncovers a dark conspiracy that leads to the highest levels of the American government-and to a ruthless manipulator who will stop at nothing to keep a decades-old secret. Liars and Thieves opens as Carmellini is sent to post guard duty at a

Liars Like Us

Liars Like Us
  • Author : Mary Campisi
  • Publisher : Mary Campisi Books, LLC
  • Release Date : 2018-01-11
  • ISBN : 9781942158356
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Unlock the secrets in Reunion Gap What happens when destiny ignores the rules? Tate Alexander has the good luck to be born with looks and charm, and the bad luck to belong to a family where money and power mean more than honor and integrity. When he returns to Reunion Gap to take over his father’s company, he’s determined to uncover and right the wrongs his father committed. He’s also determined to win over Charlotte Donovan, the

Of Liars and Machines

Of Liars and Machines
  • Author : Leo Penny
  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release Date : 2022-08-11
  • ISBN : 9781495188497
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