Introduction, Why Relational Machines?
Khaslavsky, Julie, and Nathan Shedroff. "Understanding the Seductive Experience." Communications of the ACM 42, no. 5 (1999): 45-49.
Representing and Manipulating Relationships
Collis, Glyn M., and June McNicholas. "A Theoretical Basis for Health Benefits of Pet Ownership: Attachment Versus Psychological Support." In Companion Animals in Human Health. Edited by Cindy C. Wilson and Dennis C. Turner. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, 1997. ISBN: 9780761910626.
Bickmore, Tim. "Theory." Chapter from Relational Agents: Effecting Change through Human-Computer Relationships. Ph.D. Thesis, MIT Media Lab. 2003.
Measuring Aspects of Relationships and Interactions
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Issues in Particular Populations
Forlizzi, Jodi, Carl DiSalvo, and Francine Gemperle. "Assistive Robotics and an Ecology of Elders Living Independently in Their Homes." Human-Computer Interaction 19 (2004): 25-59.
Kahn, Peter H., Jr., Batya Friedman, Deanne R. Perez-Granados, and Nathan G. Freier. "Robotic pets in the lives of preschool children." In CHI Extended Abstracts. New York, NY: ACM Press, 2004, pp. 1449-1452. ISBN: 1581137036.
Turkle, Sherry. "Technology and Human Vulnerability." Harvard Business Review 81, no. 9 (September 2003): 43-50.
Interactions with Assistive and Therapeutic Agents
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Tamura, Toshiyo, Satomi Yonemitsu, Akiko Itoh, Daisuke Oikawa, Akiko Kawakami, Yuji Higashi, Toshito Fujimooto, and Kazuki Nakajima. "Is an Entertainment Robot Useful in the Care of Elderly People With Severe Dementia?" The Journal of Gerentology 59A (January 2004): 83-85.
Wada, Kazuyoshi, Takanori Shibata, Tomoko Saito, and Kazuo Tanie. "Effects of Robot Assisted Activity to Elderly People who Stay at a Health Service Facility for the Aged." IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems, 2003.
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Interactions with Machine Teammates
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Interactions with Learning Companion and Tutorial Agents
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Jackson, S., J. Krajcik, and E. Soloway. "The design of guided learner-adaptable scaffolding in interactive learning environments." CHI 98 Los Angeles, CA. (PDF)
Burleson, Winslow, and Rosalind Picard. "Affective Agents: Sustaining Motivation to Learn Through Failure and a State of Stuck." Social and Emotional Intelligence in Learning Environments Workshop. In conjunction with the 7th International Conference on Intelligent Tutoring Systems. Maceio - Alagoas, Brasil, August 31, 2004. (PDF)
Interaction with Trainers and Assistant Agents
Bickmore, Tim, and Roz Picard. "Establishing and Maintainint Long-Term Human-Computer Relationships." ACM Transactions on Computer Human Interaction (ToCHI), 2004. (Special Issue on Social Issues and HCI.) (PDF)
Interaction with Trainers and Assistant Agents (cont.)
Interaction with Wearable or Ambient Agents
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Starner, Thad. "Attention, Memory, and Wearable Interfaces." IEEE Pervasive Computing 1, no. 4 (2002).
Consolvo, Sunny, Peter Roessler, Brett Shelton, Anthony LaMarca, Bill Schilit, and Sara Bly. "Computer-Supported Coordinated Care: Using Technology to Help Care for Elders." IRS-TR-03-017, December 22, 2003. (PDF)
Interactions with Entertainment Agents