Claire Hooker

Senior Lecturer and Coordinator, Health and Medical Humanities, University of Sydney.

Society
Aug 16, 2020

How to talk to someone who doesn't wear a mask, and actually change their mind

Yelling at them or trying to make them feel guilty probably won't work. Instead, try appealing to the values they hold dear.

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Society
Mar 14, 2020

How to talk to people who spread myths about global pandemics

The spread of misinformation about Covid-19 seems greater than the spread of the infection itself. What’s the best way to tackle these myths if they come up in everyday conversation?

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