Test Notes, Week 14

Week 14:  Conspiracy Theories  

  • Why are there conspiracy theories?  A culture of lies…
  • JFK   
  • Princess Diana
  • Elvis
  • Tupac
  • Area 51
  • Aliens & Roswell
  • Man on the Moon
  • 911
  • The Knights Templar
  • The Da Vinci Code & the Holy Grail

Q: What is a Conspiracy Theory? 

http://www.disinfopedia.org/wiki.phtml?title=Conspiracy_theory

http://www.orwelltoday.com/conspiracy.shtml

Q: Why do we have so many conspiracy theories in our culture?

Q: What is the usual subject matter of conspiracy theories?

Q: About what types of people do we usually design conspiracy theories?

Q: What are the most notable conspiracy theories of the modern age?

Q: What is the conspiracy theory that will likely become the most talked-about theory of the 21st century?

Q: Name a number of famous conspiracy theorists and the theories associated with these people.