Anna Kata

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Anti-vaccine activists, Web 2.0, and the postmodern paradigm--an overview of tactics and tropes used online by the anti-vaccination movement
    Anna Kata
    McMaster University, Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences, 555 Sanatorium Road Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Vaccine 30:3778-89. 2012
  2. doi request reprint A postmodern Pandora's box: anti-vaccination misinformation on the Internet
    Anna Kata
    Department of Anthropology, Chester New Hall, McMaster University, 1280 Main St W, Hamilton, Ontario L8S 4L8, Canada
    Vaccine 28:1709-16. 2010

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Publications2

  1. doi request reprint Anti-vaccine activists, Web 2.0, and the postmodern paradigm--an overview of tactics and tropes used online by the anti-vaccination movement
    Anna Kata
    McMaster University, Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences, 555 Sanatorium Road Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Vaccine 30:3778-89. 2012
    ..Recognizing disingenuous claims made by the anti-vaccination movement is essential in order to critically evaluate the information and misinformation encountered online...
  2. doi request reprint A postmodern Pandora's box: anti-vaccination misinformation on the Internet
    Anna Kata
    Department of Anthropology, Chester New Hall, McMaster University, 1280 Main St W, Hamilton, Ontario L8S 4L8, Canada
    Vaccine 28:1709-16. 2010
    ..Pro-vaccination advocates who focus on correcting misinformation reduce the controversy to merely an "educational" problem; rather, these postmodern discourses must be acknowledged in order to begin a dialogue...