The Rumor Mill or 'How Rumors Evade the Grasp of Research'.

Schmid, Jimmy; Klingemann, Harald; Bandyopadhyay, Boris; Scheuermann, Arne (2017). The Rumor Mill or 'How Rumors Evade the Grasp of Research'. Design Issues, 33(4), pp. 30-43.

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Shifts between concepts of “graphic design” and “visual communication” offer numerous topical links and demonstrate their relevance for our research question: “How can communication designers design and steer rumor-based communication?” An interdisciplinary research team at the Bern University of the Arts (HKB) launched the project “Gerüchtekuchee” (“Rumour mill”) and conducted an experiment by planting a real-life rumor in organizational context. Results together with evidence from a literature review informed a practice application—“The Rumor Fighter”—as part of a museum exhibition, Gerücht: Museum für Kommunikation [Rumor: Museum of Communication], in Bern, Berlin, Frankfurt.

Item Type:

Newspaper or Magazine Article

Division/Institute:

Bern University of the Arts > Fachbereich Gestaltung und Kunst
Bern University of the Arts
Bern University of the Arts > Fachbereich Forschung & Dienstleistung

Name:

Schmid, Jimmy; Klingemann, Harald; Bandyopadhyay, Boris and Scheuermann, Arne

ISSN:

0747-9360

Language:

English

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Date Deposited:

13 Aug 2019 15:22

Last Modified:

13 Aug 2019 15:22

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URI:

https://arbor.bfh.ch/id/eprint/5920

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