A cognitive basis for theories of intrinsic motivation

  title={A cognitive basis for theories of intrinsic motivation},
  author={Nisheeth Srivastava and Komal Kapoor and Paul R. Schrater},
  journal={2011 IEEE International Conference on Development and Learning (ICDL)},
Since intelligent agents make choices based on both external rewards and intrinsic motivations, the structure of a realistic decision theory should also present as an indirect model of intrinsic motivation. We have recently proposed a model of sequential choice-making that is grounded in well-articulated cognitive principles. In this paper, we show how our… CONTINUE READING