Deception, Lies, and Manipulation in Cyberspace: Critical Thinking as a Cognitive Hacking Countermeasure

Cecile Jackson
Fallacious or misleading information disseminated using technology to deceive, exploit,and manipulate psychological weaknesses, perceptions, and decision-making is identified as disinformation. The exponential growth of the internet and the immense wilderness of information impacts human judgment, perception, and cognitive ability to discern the credible from incredible. The purpose of this literature review is to explore critical thinking as a counter to cognitive hacking and provide a conceptual analysis of fallacy and fallacious appeals as underpinnings to...
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