Research and Development

Computational Neuroethology

Intrinsic Motivation

What is Intrinsic Motivation? A Typology of Computational Approaches by Pierre-Yves Oudeyer and Frederic Kaplan, What are Intrinsic Motivations? A Biological Perspective by Gianluca Baldassarre, Intrinsically Motivated Learning in Natural and Artificial Systems edited by Gianluca Baldassarre and Marco Mirolli and Intrinsically Motivated Machines by Andrew G. Barto, Satinder Singh and Richard L. Lewis.


The Study of Instinct by Nikolaas Tinbergen and Learning and Instinct in Animals by William H. Thorpe.


Ethology: The Mechanisms and Evolution of Behavior by James L. Gould, Animal Motivation and Cognition by Frederick Toates, Animal Cognition by Kristin Andrews and Ljiljana Radenovic, Animal Behavior by Stephen J. Crowley and Colin Allen, Motivation of Human and Animal Behavior: An Ethological View by Konrad Lorenz and Paul Leyhausen, Ethological Concepts and Human Development by Wagner H. Bridger, On Aims and Methods of Cognitive Ethology by Dale Jamieson and Marc Bekoff and Cognitive Ethology: A New Approach for Studying Human Cognition by Alan Kingstone, Daniel Smilek and John D. Eastwood.

Computational Ethology

Toward a Science of Computational Ethology by David J. Anderson and Pietro Perona, Artificial Ethology by Owen Holland and David McFarland, Lessons from Cognitive Ethology: Animal Models for Ethological Computing by Irene M. Pepperberg and Old Tricks, New Dogs: Ethology and Interactive Creatures by Bruce M. Blumberg.


What is Neuroethology? by Jörg-Peter Ewert, The Scope of Neuroethology by Graham Hoyle and Neuroethology and the Philosophy of Cognitive Science by Brian L. Keeley.

Computational Neuroethology

Intelligence as Adaptive Behavior: An Experiment in Computational Neuroethology by Randall D. Beer and Computational Neuroethology: A Provisional Manifesto by David Cliff.

Simulation and Machine Ethics

Mental Simulation and Imagination

Handbook of Imagination and Mental Simulation edited by Keith D. Markman, William M. P. Klein and Julie A. Suhr, The Development of Mental Scenario Building and Episodic Foresight by Thomas Suddendorf and Jonathan Redshaw, The Development of Episodic Foresight: Emerging Concepts and Methods by Judith A. Hudson, Estelle M. Mayhew and Janani Prabhakar and Episodic Simulation of Future Events by Daniel L. Schacter, Donna R. Addis and Randy L. Buckner.

Social Cognition and Theory of Mind

The Evolution of Social Cognition by Nathan J. Emery, Theories of Theories of Mind edited by Peter Carruthers and Peter K. Smith, Integrating Simulation and Theory of Mind: From Self to Social Cognition by Christian Keysers and Valeria Gazzola, The Power of Simulation: Imagining One's Own and Other's Behavior by Jean Decety and Julie Grèzes, Social Cognition, Language Acquisition and the Development of the Theory of Mind by Jay L. Garfield, Candida C. Peterson and Tricia Perry, Development of Intersubjectivity in Social Pretend Play by Artin Göncü, Children's Representation of Narrative Perspectives in Storytelling and Pretense in Relation to Theory of Mind by Hande Ilgaz, Development and Neurophysiology of Mentalizing by Uta Frith and Christopher D. Frith, Understanding Other Minds: Perspectives from Developmental Social Neuroscience edited by Simon Baron-Cohen, Michael Lombardo, Helen Tager-Flusberg and Donald Cohen, Developmental Accounts of Theory-of-mind Acquisition: Achieving Clarity via Computational Cognitive Modeling by Paul Bello and Nicholas Cassimatis, Simulating Minds: The Philosophy, Psychology, and Neuroscience of Mindreading by Alvin I. Goldman, Mindreaders: The Cognitive Basis of "Theory of Mind" by Ian Apperly, The Neural Basis of Mentalizing by Christopher D. Frith and Uta Frith, The Neural Correlates of Theory of Mind within Interpersonal Interactions by James K. Rilling, Alan G. Sanfey, Jessica A. Aronson, Leigh E. Nystrom and Jonathan D. Cohen and Neural Correlates of Mentalizing-related Computations during Strategic Interactions in Humans by Alan N. Hampton, Peter Bossaerts and John P. O'Doherty.

Affective Computing

Affective Computing by Rosalind W. Picard, Recognition and Simulation of Emotions by Christian Kleine-Cosack and Mind-reading Machines: Automated Inference of Complex Mental States by Rana A. El-Kaliouby.

Social Simulation and Interactive Narrative

Social Comprehension and Judgment: The Role of Situation Models, Narratives, and Implicit Theories by Robert S. Wyer, Narrative-based Representations of Social Knowledge: Their Construction and Use in Comprehension, Memory, and Judgment by Robert S. Wyer, Rashmi Adaval and Stanley J. Colcombe, The Neural Bases of Social Cognition and Story Comprehension by Raymond A. Mar, Embodied Simulation Theory: Imagination and Narrative by Vittorio Gallese, Simulating Social Complexity by Bruce Edmonds and Ruth Meyer, When does Social Simulation Need Cognitive Models by Nigel Gilbert, Using Cognitive Agents in Social Simulations by Alberto Caballero, Juan Botía and Antonio Gómez-Skarmeta, Cognition and Multi-agent Interaction: From Cognitive Modeling to Social Simulation by Ron Sun, Empathy, Simulation, and Narrative by Shaun Gallagher, Simulation versus Narrative: Introduction to Ludology by Gonzalo Frasca, The Function of Fiction is the Abstraction and Simulation of Social Experience by Raymond A. Mar and Keith Oatley, Fiction: Simulation of Social Worlds by Keith Oatley and Mixing Story and Simulation in Interactive Narrative by Mark O. Riedl, Andrew Stern and Don M. Dini.

Machine Ethics

Architectures for Functional Imagination by Hugo G. Marques and Owen Holland, Simulation-based Internal Models for Safer Robots by Christian Blum, Alan Winfield and Verena V. Hafner, Towards an Ethical Robot: Internal Models, Consequences and Ethical Action Selection by Alan Winfield, Christian Blum and Wenguo Liu and An Architecture for Ethical Robots Inspired by the Simulation Theory of Cognition by Dieter Vanderelst and Alan Winfield.

Ethical Decision Support Systems

Moral Psychology

Atlas of Moral Psychology edited by Kurt Gray and Jesse Graham, The Moral Psychology Handbook by John M. Doris and Moral Psychology: A Contemporary Introduction by Valerie Tiberius.

Moral Reasoning

The Psychology of Moral Reasoning by Monica Bucciarelli, Sangeet Khemlani and Philip N. Johnson-Laird.

Machine Ethics

Machine Ethics edited by Michael Anderson and Susan L. Anderson, The Nature, Importance, and Difficulty of Machine Ethics by James H. Moor, Computational Models of Ethical Reasoning: Challenges, Initial Steps, and Future Directions by Bruce M. McLaren, An Approach to Computing Ethics by Michael Anderson, Susan L. Anderson and Chris Armen, Machine Ethics: Creating an Ethical Intelligent Agent by Michael Anderson and Susan L. Anderson, Machine Morality: Bottom-up and Top-down Approaches for Modelling Human Moral Faculties by Wendell Wallach, Colin Allen and Iva Smit, Formal Verification of Ethical Choices in Autonomous Systems by Louise Dennis, Michael Fisher, Marija Slavkovik and Matt Webster and An Architecture for Ethical Robots Inspired by the Simulation Theory of Cognition by Dieter Vanderelst and Alan Winfield.

Ethical Decision-making

The Psychology of Judgment and Decision Making by Scott Plous, Ethical Decision Making in Organizations: A Person-situation Interactionist Model by Linda K. Trevino, Ethical Decision Making by Individuals in Organizations: An Issue-contingent Model by Thomas M. Jones, Ethical Decision Making: A Review of the Empirical Literature by Robert C. Ford and Woodrow D. Richardson, Ethical Decision‐making Models: A Review of the Literature by R. Rocco Cottone and Ronald E. Claus, A Neurocognitive Model of the Ethical Decision-making Process: Implications for Study and Practice by Scott J. Reynolds and A Conceptual and Computational Model of Moral Decision Making in Human and Artificial Agents by Wendell Wallach, Stan Franklin and Colin Allen.

Decision Support

Can Computer Tools Support Ethical Decision Making? by Kevin Mancherjee and Angela C. Sodan, Supporting Ethical Problem Solving: An Exploratory Investigation by Russell W. Robbins, William A. Wallace and Bill Puka and Towards a Design Science of Ethical Decision Support by Kieran Mathieson.

Collective Intelligence

Emergence and Synergy

Emergence as a Construct: History and Issues by Jeffrey Goldstein, Emergent Processes in Group Behavior by Robert L. Goldstone, Michael E. Roberts and Todd M. Gureckis, The Collaborative Emergence of Group Cognition by Georg Theiner and John Sutton and In Search of Synergy in Small Group Performance by James R. Larson.

Swarm Intelligence

Swarm Intelligence by James Kennedy, Swarm Intelligence: From Natural to Artificial Systems by Eric Bonabeau, Marco Dorigo, Guy Theraulaz and Franziska Klügl, Swarms, Phase Transitions, and Collective Intelligence by Mark M. Millonas and Fundamentals of Computational Swarm Intelligence by Andries P. Engelbrecht.

Collective Animal Behavior

Collective Animal Behavior by David J. T. Sumpter, Collective Cognition in Animal Groups by Iain D. Couzin, Group Decision-making in Animals by Larissa Conradt and Timothy J. Roper and Group Decisions in Humans and Animals: A Survey by Larissa Conradt and Christian List.

Collective Intelligence

An Introduction to Collective Intelligence by David H. Wolpert and Kagan Tumer and Handbook of Collective Intelligence edited by Thomas W. Malone and Michael S. Bernstein.

Distributed Cognition

Cognition in the Wild by Edwin Hutchins, A Brief Introduction to Distributed Cognition by Yvonne Rogers, Distributed Cognition: An Alternative Framework for Analysing and Explaining Collaborative Working by Yvonne Rogers and Judy Ellis and Situation Awareness as Distributed Cognition by Henrik Artman and Christer Garbis.

Group Cognition

Recognizing Group Cognition by Georg Theiner, Colin Allen and Robert L. Goldstone, Varieties of Group Cognition by Georg Theiner, The Collaborative Emergence of Group Cognition by Georg Theiner and John Sutton and The Constitution of Group Cognition by Gerry Stahl.

Group Creativity

Creativity in Groups and Teams by Paul B. Paulus, Timothy S. Larey and Mary T. Dzindolet, Group Composition, Creative Synergy, and Group Performance by Simon Taggar, Enhancing Ideational Creativity in Groups by Paul B. Paulus and Vincent R. Brown, Modeling Cognitive Interactions during Group Brainstorming by Vincent Brown, Michael Tumeo, Timothy S. Larey and Paul B. Paulus and Team Innovation through Collaboration by Claudia A. Sacramento, M. W. Sophie Chang and Michael A. West.

Team Cognition

Team Cognition by Nancy J. Cooke, Jamie C. Gorman, Jennifer L. Winner and Francis T. Durso, Interactive Team Cognition by Nancy J. Cooke, Jamie C. Gorman, Christopher W. Myers and Jasmine L. Duran and Theories of Team Cognition: Cross-disciplinary Perspectives edited by Eduardo Salas, Stephen M. Fiore and Michael P. Letsky.

Organizational Learning

Organizational Learning by Barbara Levitt and James G. March, Organizational Learning: The Contributing Processes and the Literatures by George P. Huber, Organizational Learning: A Review of Some Literatures by Mark Dodgson, The Link between Individual and Organizational Learning by Daniel H. Kim and Organizational Learning: Creating, Retaining and Transferring Knowledge by Linda Argote.

Organizational Intelligence

The Pursuit of Organizational Intelligence: Decisions and Learning in Organizations by James G. March and The Power of Minds at Work: Organizational Intelligence in Action by Karl Albrecht.

Multi-agent Systems and Distributed Artificial Intelligence

Multiagent Systems by Katia P. Sycara, Multi-agent Systems by Wiebe van der Hoek and Michael Wooldridge, Cognition and Multi-agent Interaction: From Cognitive Modeling to Social Simulation edited by Ron Sun, Agent-based Computational Sociology by Flaminio Squazzoni, Multi-agent Systems: An Introduction to Distributed Artificial Intelligence by Jacques Ferber and Gerhard Weiss and Foundations of Distributed Artificial Intelligence edited by Greg M. P. O'Hare and Nicholas R. Jennings.



Comprehension and Situation Awareness by Francis T. Durso, Katherine A. Rawson and Sara Girotto, Cross-understanding: Implications for Group Cognition and Performance by George P. Huber and Kyle Lewis, Shared Mental Models by Catholijn M. Jonker, Maria Birna van Riemsdijk and Bas Vermeulen, Measuring Shared Team Mental Models: A Meta-analysis by Leslie A. DeChurch and Jessica R. Mesmer-Magnus, Mental Models in Narrative Comprehension by Gordon H. Bower and Daniel G. Morrow and Dimensions of Situation Model Construction in Narrative Comprehension by Rolf A. Zwaan, Joseph P. Magliano and Arthur C. Graesser.


Scripts, Plans, Goals and Understanding: An Inquiry into Human Knowledge Structures by Roger C. Schank and Robert P. Abelson, Schemata: The Building Blocks of Cognition by David E. Rumelhart, Psychological Status of the Script Concept by Robert P. Abelson, Stories, Scripts, and Scenes: Aspects of Schema Theory by Jean M. Mandler and Scripts in Organizational Behavior by Dennis A. Gioia and Peter P. Poole.


Frame Analysis: An Essay on the Organization of Experience by Erving Goffman and Conceptual Issues in Framing Theory: A Systematic Examination of a Decade's Literature by Porismita Borah.

Rhetoric, Discourse and Argumentation

Rhetoric, Discourse and Argument in Organizational Sensemaking: A Reflexive Tale by Tony J. Watson and Representing Reality: Discourse, Rhetoric and Social Construction by Jonathan Potter.

Social Constructionism

An Introduction to Social Constructionism by Vivien Burr, Social Constructionism, Discourse and Realism edited by Ian Parker and The Social Construction of Reality: A Treatise in the Sociology of Knowledge by Peter L. Berger and Thomas Luckmann.

Social Semiotics

Language as Social Semiotic: The Social Interpretation of Language and Meaning by Michael A. K. Halliday and Social Semiotics by Bob Hodge.


Toward a Socionarratology: New Ways of Analyzing Natural-language Narratives by David Herman, Narrative and Sociology by Matti Hyvärinen and The Narrative Construction of Reality by Jerome Bruner.


The Social Psychology of Organizing by Karl E. Weick, Sensemaking in Organisations by Karl E. Weick, Organized Sensemaking: A Commentary on Processes of Interpretive Work by Karl E. Weick, Interpretation in Organizations: Sensemaking and Strategy by Susan C. Schneider, Sensemaking by Michael W. Kramer, The Social Processes of Organizational Sensemaking by Sally Maitlis and Narrative Tools to Improve Collaborative Sense-making by Eddie Soulier and Jean Caussanel.

Situation Awareness

Toward a Theory of Situation Awareness in Dynamic Systems by Mica R. Endsley, Theoretical Underpinnings of Situation Awareness: A Critical Review by Mica R. Endsley and Daniel J. Garland, A Cognitive Approach to Situation Awareness: Theory and Application by Sébastien Tremblay, Situation Awareness as Distributed Cognition by Henrik Artman and Christer Garbis and Comprehension and Situation Awareness by Francis T. Durso, Katherine A. Rawson and Sara Girotto.

Narrative Comprehension and Prediction


Narrative Comprehension by Rolf A. Zwaan, Joseph P. Magliano and Arthur C. Graesser, Narrative Comprehension: A Discourse Perspective by Catherine Emmott, Narrative Competence: Play, Storytelling, and Story Comprehension by Lee Galda, Toward a Model of Children's Story Comprehension by Eugene Charniak, Inferential and Memory Skills in Children's Comprehension of Stories by Oakhill Jane, What's in a Story: An Approach to Comprehension and Instruction by Nancy L. Stein and Tom Trabasso, Situation Models and Concepts in Story Comprehension by Arthur C. Graesser and Katja Wiemer-Hastings, Mental Imagery, Text Illustrations, and Children's Story Comprehension and Recall by Linda B. Gambrell and Paula Brooks Jawitz, Imagination and Simulation in Audience Responses to Fiction by Alvin Goldman, The Neural Bases of Social Cognition and Story Comprehension by Raymond A. Mar, The Neuropsychology of Narrative: Story Comprehension, Story Production and Their Interrelation by Raymond A. Mar, Narrative Representation and Comprehension by Arthur C. Graesser, Jonathan M. Golding and Debra L. Long, A Computer's Understanding of Literature by Arthur C. Graesser, Nia Dowell and Christian Moldovan and Cognitive Models of Discourse Comprehension for Narrative Generation by James Niehaus and R. Michael Young.

Mental Models

Mental Models in Narrative Comprehension by Gordon H. Bower and Daniel G. Morrow, Mental Models and Thought Experiments by Nenad Miščević, Thought Experiments and Fictional Narratives by David Davies, Mental Models in Narrative Comprehension by Gordon H. Bower and Daniel G. Morrow and Cognitive Structures in Comprehension and Memory of Narrative Discourse by Perry W. Thorndyke.

Situation Models

Situation Models and Concepts in Story Comprehension by Arthur C. Graesser and Katja Wiemer-Hastings, Updating Situation Models during Narrative Comprehension by Daniel G. Morrow, Gordon H. Bower and Steven L. Greenspan, Working Memory and Situation Model Updating by Gabriel A. Radvansky and David E. Copeland and Updating a Situation Model: A Memory-based Text Processing View by Edward J. O'Brien, Michelle L. Rizzella, Jason E. Albrecht and Jennifer G. Halleran.

Mental Simulation

Handbook of Imagination and Mental Simulation edited by Keith D. Markman, William M. P. Klein and Julie A. Suhr, Reading Imaginatively: The Imagination in Cognitive Science and Cognitive Literary Studies by Emily T. Troscianko, Imagination and Simulation in Audience Responses to Fiction by Alvin I. Goldman, Mental Imagery in the Experience of Literary Narrative: Views from Embodied Cognition by Anežka Kuzmičová, Thought Experiments and Fictional Narratives by David Davies, The Immersed Experiencer: Toward an Embodied Theory of Language Comprehension by Rolf A. Zwaan, The Experiential View of Language Comprehension by Barbara Kaup, Rolf A. Zwaan and Jana Lüdtke, Understanding Scene Descriptions as Event Simulations by David L. Waltz and Imagination in Narratives by Herbert H. Clark and Mija M. Van Der Wege.

Social Cognition

Understanding and Predicting Social Events: The Effects of Narrative Construction on Inference Generation by Kristi A. Costabile and Stanley B. Klein, Advanced Social Cognition in the Literary Arts by Joan Peskin, Raymond A. Mar and Theanna Bischoff, Readers' Trait-based Models of Characters in Narrative Comprehension by David N. Rapp, Richard J. Gerrig and Deborah A. Prentice, Character Profiles and the Activation of Predictive Inferences by Kelly A. Peracchi and Edward J. O'Brien, Narrative-based Representations of Social Knowledge: Their Construction and Use in Comprehension, Memory, and Judgment by Robert S. Wyer, Rashmi Adaval and Stanley J. Colcombe, Social Comprehension and Judgment: The Role of Situation Models, Narratives, and Implicit Theories by Robert S. Wyer and The Neural Bases of Social Cognition and Story Comprehension by Raymond A. Mar.


Scripts, Plans, Goals, and Understanding: An Inquiry into Human Knowledge Structures by Roger C. Schank and Robert P. Abelson, Scripts in Memory for Text by Gordon H. Bower, John B. Black and Terrence J. Turner, A Schema-theoretic View of Basic Processes in Reading Comprehension by Richard C. Anderson and P. David Pearson, Role of the Reader's Schema in Comprehension, Learning, and Memory by Richard C. Anderson and Schemata: The Building Blocks by David E. Rumelhart.


The Perception of Causality by Albert Michotte, Brain Mechanisms Underlying Perceptual Causality by Jonathan A. Fugelsang, Matthew E. Roser, Paul M. Corballis, Michael S. Gazzaniga and Kevin N. Dunbar, How the Brain Perceives Causality: An Event-related fMRI Study by Sarah-Jayne Blakemore, Pierre Fonlupt, Mathilde Pachot-Clouard, Céline Darmon, Pascal Boyer, Andrew N Meltzoff, Christoph Segebarth and Jean Decety, Mental Simulation of Causality by Gary L. Wells and Igor Gavanski, Reasoning about Change: Time and Causation from the Standpoint of Artificial Intelligence by Yoav Shoham, Causation, Prediction, and Search by Peter Spirtes, Clark N. Glymour and Richard Scheines, Categorization as Causal Reasoning by Bob Rehder, The Effect of Context on the Structure of Categories by Emilie M. Roth and Edward J. Shoben, A Causal-model Theory of Conceptual Representation and Categorization by Bob Rehder, Causal Status as a Determinant of Feature Centrality by Woo-kyoung Ahn, Nancy S. Kim, Mary E. Lassaline and Martin J. Dennis, Causality and Model Abstraction by Yumi Iwasaki and Herbert A. Simon, Dynamic Model Abstraction by Kangsun Lee and Paul A. Fishwick, Cause-effect Relation Learning by Zornitsa Kozareva, Automatic Extraction of Causal Relations from Natural Language Texts: A Comprehensive Survey by Nabiha Asghar, The Mental Representation of Narrative Texts as Networks: The Role of Necessity and Sufficiency in the Detection of Different Types of Causal Relations by Isabelle Tapiero, Paul van den Broek and Marie-Pilar Quintana, Causal Cohesion and Story Coherence by Tom Trabasso, Causal Thinking and the Representation of Narrative Events by Tom Trabasso and Paul van den Broek, Causal Relatedness and Importance of Story Events by Tom Trabasso and Linda L. Sperry, Causal Reasoning in the Comprehension of Simple Narrative Texts by Charles R. Fletcher and Charles P. Bloom, The Availability of Causal Information during Reading by Debra L. Long, Mark R. Seely and Brian J. Oppy, Narrative Causalities by Emma Kafalenos, Time, Narrative Sequence and Causality by Marina Grishakova, Causality and Narrative by Jon-K Adams, Causal Inferences and the Comprehension of Narrative Texts by Paul van den Broek and Causality and Imagination by Caren M. Walker and Alison Gopnik.


Strategic Production of Predictive Inferences during Comprehension by David Allbritton, The Role of Predictive Inferences in Situation Model Construction by Rebecca Fincher‐Kiefer, Narrative Progression in the Short Story: A Corpus Stylistic Approach by Michael J. Toolan and Story Comprehension for Predicting What Happens Next by Snigdha Chaturvedi, Haoruo Peng and Dan Roth.


The Cognitive Structure of Surprise: Looking for Basic Principles by Emiliano Lorini and Cristiano Castelfranchi.


Suspense: Conceptualizations, Theoretical Analyses, and Empirical Explorations edited by Peter Vorderer, Hans Jurgen Wulff and Mike Friedrichsen, Toward a General Psychological Model of Tension and Suspense by Moritz Lehne and Stefan Koelsch, Creating Suspense and Surprise in Short Literary Fiction: A Stylistic and Narratological Approach by Yumiko Iwata and A Computational Model of Narrative Generation for Suspense by Yun-Gyung Cheong.

Narrative and Generalization


Primitive Culture: Researches into the Development of Mythology, Philosophy, Religion, Art, and Custom by Edward B. Tylor, An Introduction to the Science of Comparative Mythology and Folklore by George W. Cox, The Golden Bough: A Study in Comparative Religion by James G. Frazer, Morphology of the Folktale by Vladimir Propp, The Archetypes and the Collective Unconscious by Carl G. Jung, Archetypal Patterns in Poetry: Psychological Studies of Imagination by Maud Bodkin, The Archetypes of Literature by Northrop Frye, The Structural Study of Myth by Claude Lévi-Strauss, Motif-index of Folk-literature: A Classification of Narrative Elements in Folktales, Ballads, Myths, Fables, Mediaeval Romances, Exempla, Fabliaux, Jest-books and Local Legends by Stith Thompson, The Thirty-six Dramatic Situations by Georges Polti, The Basic Patterns of Plot by William F. Harris, The Seven Basic Plots: Why We Tell Stories by Christopher Booker, 20 Master Plots: And How to Build Them by Ronald B. Tobias, The Hero: A Study in Tradition by Fitzroy R. Somerset and The Hero with a Thousand Faces by Joseph Campbell.

Computer-aided and Automated Text Interpretation

Computer-aided Text Interpretation

Towards a Decision Support System for Text Interpretation by Alessia Bellusci, Andrea Bellandi, Giulia Benotto, Amedeo Cappelli, Emiliano Giovannetti and Simone Marchi and Computer-aided Text Analysis: An Open-aired Laboratory for Social Sciences by Yurij Castelfranchi.

Computer-automated Text Interpretation

Hermeneutics: From Textual Explication to Computer Understanding? by John C. Mallery, Roger Hurwitz and Gavan Duffy and Natural Language Understanding within a Cognitive Semantics Framework by Inger Lytje.

The Cognitive Science of Interpretive Expertise

Literary Expertise

The Study of Literary Expertise as a Research Strategy by Barbara Graves, A Cognitive Study of Literary Expertise by Barbara Graves and Carl H. Frederiksen, The Effects of Formal Training on Literary Reception by Marisa Bortolussi and Peter Dixon, Expert-novice Differences in Memory, Abstraction, and Reasoning in the Domain of Literature by Colleen M. Zeitz, Some Concrete Advantages of Abstraction: How Experts' Representations Facilitate Reasoning by Colleen M. Zeitz, Literary Expertise and Analogical Reasoning: Building Global Themes by Barbara Graves, The Impact of Expertise: The Role of Experience in Reading Literary Texts by Eva M. Thury and Alexander Friedlander, Constructing Meaning when Reading Poetry: An Expert-novice Study by Joan Peskin, Literary Expertise in the Description of a Fictional Narrative by Barbara Graves and Carl H. Frederiksen, Literary Processing and Interpretation: Towards Empirical Foundations by Peter Dixon, Marisa Bortolussi, Leslie C. Twilley and Alice Leung, Psychonarratology: Foundations for the Empirical Study of Literary Response by Marisa Bortolussi and Peter Dixon and Reading Beyond the Lines: A Critical Review of Cognitive Approaches to Literary Interpretation and Comprehension by Kathryn S. McCarthy.

Artistic Expertise

Art Expertise: A Study of Concepts and Conceptual Spaces by Dorothee Augustin and Helmut Leder, The Role of Formal Art Training on Perception and Aesthetic Judgment of Art Compositions by Calvin F. Nodine, Paul J. Locher and Elizabeth A. Krupinski, Judgments of the Creativity of Artwork from Students and Professional Artists by Mark A. Runco, Kimberly A. Mccarthy and Erling Svenson, Beauty in the Eye of Expert and Nonexpert Beholders: A Study in the Appraisal of Art by Paul Hekkert and Piet C. W. Van Wieringen and Integrating Art Historical, Psychological, and Neuroscientific Explanations of Artists' Advantages in Drawing and Perception by Aaron Kozbelt and William P. Seeley.

Cognitive Literary Studies


The Cognitive Paradigm in Literary Studies by Joseph M. Bizup and Eugene R. Kintgen and The Oxford Handbook of Cognitive Literary Studies edited by Lisa Zunshine.

Cognitive Rhetoric

Rhetoric in the Age of Cognitive Science by Jeanne Fahnestock, Critical Rhetoric in the Age of Neuroscience by Brett Ingram and Rhetoric and the Neurosciences: Engagement and Exploration by David Gruber, Jordynn Jack, Lisa Keranen, John M. McKenzie and Matthew B. Morris.

Cognitive Philology

The Psychology of Writing by Ronald T. Kellogg, Writing and the Writer by Frank Smith, The Psychology of Written Composition edited by Carl Bereiter and Marlene Scardamalia, The Psychology of Creative Writing edited by Scott B. Kaufman and James C. Kaufman, The Psychology of the Creative Writer by Frank Barron, Cognitive Models of Writing: Writing Proficiency as a Complex Integrated Skill by Paul Deane, Nora Odendahl, Thomas Quinlan, Mary Fowles, Cyndi Welsh and Jennifer Bivens-Tatum, Writing as a Conceptual Process: A Text-analytical Study of Developmental Aspects by Els van der Pool, Writing Process Theory by Gert Rijlaarsdam and Huub van den Bergh, Identifying the Organization of Writing Processes by John R. Hayes and Linda Flower, A Cognitive Process Theory of Writing by Linda Flower and John R. Hayes, Cognitive Processes in Writing by Lee W. Gregg and Erwin R. Steinberg, In Search of the Writer's Creative Process by Todd Lubart, An Account of Writing as Creative Design by Mike Sharples, A Model of Working Memory in Writing by Ronald T. Kellogg, Knowledge, Processing and Working Memory: Implications for a Theory of Writing by Deborah McCutchen, The Contribution of Different Components of Working Memory to Knowledge Transformation During Writing by David Galbraith, Sheila Ford, Gillian Walker and Jessica Ford, A Capacity Theory of Writing: Working Memory in Composition by Deborah McCutchen, The Visuospatial Dimension of Writing by Thierry Olive and Jean-Michel Passerault, Verbal, Visual, and Spatial Working Memory in Written Language Production by Ronald T. Kellogg, Thierry Olive and Annie Piolat, Verbal, Visual, and Spatial Working Memory Demands During Text Composition by Thierry Olive, Ronald T. Kellogg and Annie Piolat, The Role of Visuospatial Sketchpad in the Written Production of Descriptive and Argumentative Texts by Jean-Michel Passerault and Jérôme Dinet and The Role of Imagination in Narrative Construction by Theodore R. Sarbin.

Cognitive Poetics

Cognitive Poetics: An Introduction by Peter Stockwell, Cognitive Linguistic Approaches to Literary Studies: State of the Art in Cognitive Poetics by Margaret H. Freeman, Towards a Neurocognitive Poetics Model of Literary Reading by Arthur M. Jacobs and Neurocognitive Poetics: Methods and Models for Investigating the Neuronal and Cognitive-affective Bases of Literature Reception by Arthur M. Jacobs.

Cognitive Stylistics

Cognitive Stylistics: Language and Cognition in Text Analysis edited by Elena Semino and Jonathan Culpeper and Stylistics Meets Cognitive Science: Studying Style in Fiction and Readers' Attention from an Inter-disciplinary Perspective by Catherine Emmott, Anthony J. Sanford and Eugene J. Dawydiak.

Cognitive Aesthetics

Aesthetics and Cognitive Science by Gregory Currie, Aesthetics and Cognitive Science by Dustin Stokes, Texture: A Cognitive Aesthetics of Reading by Peter Stockwell and Neuroaesthetics of Literary Reading by David S. Miall.

Cognitive Semiotics

Cognitive Semiotics: An Emerging Field for the Transdisciplinary Study of Meaning by Jordan Zlatev.

Sociocognitive Hermeneutics

Philosophical Hermeneutics and Literary Theory by Joel Weinsheimer, Hermeneutics and the Cognitive Sciences by Shaun Gallagher, Interpreting the Text: A Critical Introduction to the Theory and Practice of Literary Interpretation by Kenneth M. Newton, "Literary Interpretation" and Cognitive Literary Studies by Tony E. Jackson, Literary Interpretation as a Social Act by Cynthia Lewis, Grand Conversations: An Exploration of Meaning Construction in Literature Study Groups by Maryann Eeds and Deborah Wells, The Power of Literary Peer-group Discussions: How Children Collaboratively Negotiate Meaning by Dorothy J. Leal, Negotiating Interpretations of Text: The Role of Student-led Discussions in Understanding Literature by Christian P. Knoeller, Co-constructing Subjectivities and Knowledge in Literacy Class: An Ethnographic–sociocultural Perspective by Kathy Hall, Constructing Multiple Subjectivities in Classroom Literacy Contexts by Sarah J. McCarthey, Novel Readings: The Social Organization of Interpretation by Marjorie L. DeVault, How Literature Discussion Shapes Thinking by Suzanne M. Miller, The Language of Interpretation: Patterns of Discourse in Discussions of Literature by James D. Marshall, Theatrical Performance and Interpretation by James R. Hamilton, Deeper Theatrical Understanding by James R. Hamilton, Theatrical Perception by Bernard Beckerman, Introducing Performative Pragmatics by Douglas Robinson, Interpreting the Moving Image by Noël Carroll, Movies and Meaning: An Introduction to Film by Stephen Prince, Hermeneutics, Reception Aesthetics, and Film Interpretation by Noel King, Style and Meaning: Studies in the Detailed Analysis of Film edited by John Gibbs and Douglas Pye, Interpreting Films by Janet Staiger, Film Art, Argument, and Ambiguity by Murray Smith, The Text and the Interpretive Community by Eugene Goodheart, Audience Semiotics, Interpretive Communities and the Ethnographic Turn in Media Research by Kim C. Schrøder, On the Very Idea of a Discourse Community by Thomas Kent, Interpretive Media Study and Interpretive Social Science by Kevin M. Carragee, Texts, Readers and Contexts of Reading: Developments in the Study of Media Audiences by Shaun Moores, Interpreting Audiences: The Ethnography of Media Consumption by Shaun Moores, Anthropology and Mass Media by Debra Spitulnik, The Social Semiotics of Mass Communication by Klaus B. Jensen and Making Sense of Audience Discourses: Towards a Multidimensional Model of Mass Media Reception by Kim C. Schrøder.

Cognitive Narratology

Narratology as a Cognitive Science by David Herman, Narrative Theory and the Cognitive Sciences by David Herman, The Cognitive Turn in Narratology by Elrud Ibsch, The Science of Storytelling: Perspectives from Cognitive Science, Neuroscience, and the Humanities by Frederick L. Aldama, The Neuropsychology of Narrative: Story Comprehension, Story Production and Their Interrelation by Raymond A. Mar, The Neurology of Narrative by Kay Young and Jeffrey L. Saver, Literature and the Brain by Norman N. Holland, Literary Brains: Neuroscience, Criticism, and Theory by Patrick C. Hogan, Such Stuff as Dreams: The Psychology of Fiction by Keith Oatley, Conscious and Unconscious Processes in Readers' Narrative Experiences by Richard J. Gerrig, The Cognitive Science of Fiction by Keith Oatley, Aspects of Literary Comprehension: A Cognitive Approach by Rolf A. Zwaan, Cognitive Processes in Reading Literary Texts: The Influence of Context, Goals and Situations by Dietrich Meutsch, Reading Imaginatively: The Imagination in Cognitive Science and Cognitive Literary Studies by Emily T. Troscianko, Narrative Theory and / or / as Theory of Interpretation by Tom Kindt and Hans-Harald Müller, Narrative Research: Reading, Analysis, and Interpretation by Amia Lieblich and Interpretation and Narrative Understanding by Louis O. Mink.