Pages: 94 - 96
Authors: Potapchuk N. D., Potapchuk E. M.
Abstract: The article made analysis of the phenomenon rumors. Determined the role of rumors in emergency situations, features of their emergence and spread. It was found the main conditions appearance of the rumors, stages and their channels of dissemination, among which is dominated by: central, local TV channels, cable TV, video, radio, print media.
Keywords: rumors, extraordinary situation circulation, society, manipulation, causes.