The Dangers of Hoaxes in Building Civil Society in the Era of the Industrial Revolution 4.0

International Journal of Social Science and Religion

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Title The Dangers of Hoaxes in Building Civil Society in the Era of the Industrial Revolution 4.0
Creator Gus Rijal, Muhamad Basitur Rijal
Hisam, Ahyani
Basit, Abdul
Subject Hoax, Civil Society, Era of Industrial Revolution 4.o
Description Civil society (civil society) as the ideal structure of society's life that is aspired to, but building a civil society is not easy. There are preconditions that must be met by the community in making it happen. Coupled with technological advances in the era of the Industrial Revolution 4.o like today, where information can spread easily through various online media unlimitedly in spreading hoaxes. This research seeks to uncover the dangers of hoaxes in building civil society. This research uses descriptive analytical method by examining the sources of literature related to building civil society in the Industrial Revolution 4.o. This research found that the public space is a means of free speech; democratic behavior; tolerant; pluralism; and social justice can shape civil society. whereas the impact of hoax news greatly affects the way people perceive a certain issue, so that people cannot distinguish which news is real or fake news which causes them to be incited by fake news that is spread.
Publisher Indonesian Academy of Social and Religious Research (IASRR)
Date 2021-05-03
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
Peer-reviewed Article
Format application/pdf
Source International Journal of Social Science and Religion (IJSSR); 2021: Volume 2 Issue 2; 117-138
Language eng
Rights Copyright (c) 2021 Muhamad Basitur Rijal Gus Rijal, Ahyani Hisam, Basit Abdul

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