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CHI
1997
ACM
13 years 6 months ago
The Persona Effect: Affective Impact of Animated Pedagogical Agents
Animated pedagogical agents that inhabit interactive learning environments can exhibit strikingly lifelike behaviors. In addition to providing problem-solving advice in response t...
James C. Lester, Sharolyn A. Converse, Susan H. Ka...
ACII
2005
Springer
13 years 8 months ago
Affective Composites: Autonomy and Proxy in Pedagogical Agent Networks
This paper proposes an alternative paradigm for building affective competencies in embodied conversational agents (ECAs). The key feature of this approach -- and the reason for ref...
Eric R. Hamilton
AIEDU
2005
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13 years 2 months ago
Simulating Instructional Roles through Pedagogical Agents
This paper describes the design and empirical validation of three distinct pedagogical agent roles (Expert, Motivator, and Mentor) for college students within the MIMIC (Multiple I...
Amy L. Baylor, Yanghee Kim
AIEDU
2004
151views more  AIEDU 2004»
13 years 2 months ago
Children's Interactions with Animated Agents in an Intelligent Tutoring System
Although animated pedagogical agents are frequently found in intelligent tutoring systems and interactive learning environments, their effect on users' attitudes and learning ...
Judy Robertson, Beth Cross, Hamish Macleod, Peter ...
PERSUASIVE
2009
Springer
13 years 9 months ago
Designing empathic computers: the effect of multimodal empathic feedback using animated agent
Experiencing emotional distress is the number one reason why people who are undergoing behaviour modification (e.g. quitting smoking, dieting) suffer from relapses. Providing emot...
Hien Nguyen, Judith Masthoff