How disinformation is changing society?

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Portrait of Edda Humprecht in the lecture hall of the University of Jena. Image:
Portrait of Edda Humprecht in the lecture hall of the University of Jena. Image: Anne Günther (University of Jena)

Edda Humprecht’s field of research is currently a frequent topic in the media: The communication scientist, who joined Friedrich Schiller University Jena in the winter semester 2023/24, is an expert in digital communication. Her expertise is in high demand, as technological developments relating to artificial intelligence (AI) have led to a sharp increase in the production and reception of disinformation. "In the Middle East war, we can currently closely observe the spread of AI-generated images."

Prof. Humprecht’s research focuses on the dynamics and development of digital information landscapes in an international comparison. "I am interested in the consequences of the spread of disinformation. ...

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