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Value Sensitive Design and Information Systems
Value Sensitive Design is a theoretically grounded approach to the design of technology that accounts for human values in a principled and comprehensive manner throughout the design process. ItExpand
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Value Sensitive Design: Theory and Methods
Value Sensitive Design is a theoretically grounded approach to the design of technology that accounts for human values in a principled and comprehensive manner throughout the design process. ItExpand
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The Human Relationship with Nature: Development and Culture
Urgent environmental problems call for vigorous research and theory on how humans develop a relationship with nature. In a series of original research projects, Peter Kahn answers this call. For theExpand
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Trust online
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We explore the nature of trust and how and where it flourishes online and propose 10 characteristics of online interaction that can help engineer trust online. Expand
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Human values, ethics, and design
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Why the Wild Things Are. Animals in the Lives of Children.
  • P. Kahn
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  • Child and adolescent mental health
  • 1 February 2004
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Developmental Psychology and the Biophilia Hypothesis: Children's Affiliation with Nature
A venturesome hypothesis has been put forth by Wilson (1984), Kellert (1996), and others and has been receiving increasing support. The hypothesis asserts the existence of biophilia, a fundamental,Expand
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Hardware companions?: what online AIBO discussion forums reveal about the human-robotic relationship
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We investigated people's relationships with AIBO, a robotic pet, through 6,438 spontaneous postings in online AIBO discussion forums. Expand
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Robotic pets in the lives of preschool children
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This study examined preschool children's reasoning about and behavioral interactions with one of the most advanced robotic pets currently on the retail market, Sony's robotic dog AIBO. Expand
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What is a Human? - Toward Psychological Benchmarks in the Field of Human-Robot Interaction
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In this paper, we move toward offering psychological benchmarks by which to measure success in building increasingly human-like robots. Expand
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