What Becomes of the Broken Hearted?: An Agent-Based Approach to Self-Evaluation, Interpersonal Loss, and Suicide Ideation

@inproceedings{Liu2017WhatBO,
  title={What Becomes of the Broken Hearted?: An Agent-Based Approach to Self-Evaluation, Interpersonal Loss, and Suicide Ideation},
  author={Jiamou Liu and Luqi Li and Kyle Russell},
  booktitle={AAMAS},
  year={2017}
}
Social surroundings greatly affect how we perceive ourselves. Examining the network of social relations may help us reveal important information about our psyche. We build on this idea and propose a model that is consistent with social psychological theories and connects individuals’ emotional states with their social relations. The model consists of a social network of agents. Using a centrality-based measure of self-evaluation, the model quantifies the amount of interpersonal loss experienced… CONTINUE READING