Research and Development

Category: Sociology

Modeling and Predicting Audience Response

Introduction Entertainment Science: Data Analytics and Practical Theory for Movies, Games, Books, and Music by Thorsten Hennig-Thurau and Mark B. Houston, Leveraging Analytics to Produce Compelling and Profitable Film Content by Ronny Behrens, Natasha Z. Foutz, Michael Franklin, Jannis Funk, Fernanda Gutierrez-Navratil, Julian Hofmann and Ulrike Leibfried, Movie Success Prediction Using Historical and Current Data […]

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 […]

Modeling the Contexts of Actions

Cognitive Narratology Cognitive Narratology by David Herman, Psychonarratology: Foundations for the Empirical Study of Literary Response by Marisa Bortolussi and Peter Dixon, What Can Narratives Tell Us About the Neural Bases of Human Memory? by Hongmi Lee, Buddhika Bellana and Janice Chen and Working Memory and Situation Model Updating by Gabriel A. Radvansky and David […]

Modeling Combinations of Actions

Pharmacology Theoretical Basis, Experimental Design, and Computerized Simulation of Synergism and Antagonism in Drug Combination Studies by Ting-Chao Chou and Drug Combinations: Mathematical Modeling and Networking Methods by Vahideh Vakil and Wade Trappe. GlossaryPharmacodynamicsPharmacology Public Health In Search of Synergy: Strategies for Combining Interventions at Multiple Levels by Bryan J. Weiner, Megan A. Lewis, Steven […]

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. GlossaryEmergenceSynergy […]


Comprehension 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 […]

Prediction in the Behavioral and Social Sciences

Introduction Prediction and Explanation in Social Systems by Jake M. Hofman, Amit Sharma and Duncan J. Watts, Integrating Explanation and Prediction in Computational Social Science by Jake M. Hofman, Duncan J. Watts, Susan Athey, Filiz Garip, Thomas L. Griffiths, Jon Kleinberg, Helen Margetts, Sendhil Mullainathan, Matthew J. Salganik, Simine Vazire, Alessandro Vespignani and Tal Yarkoni, […]

Interactive Narrative and Identity

Psychology of Identity Handbook of Identity Theory and Research edited by Seth J. Schwartz, Koen Luyckx and Vivian L. Vignoles, The Oxford Handbook of Identity Development edited by Kate C. McLean and Moin U. Syed, Handbook of Self and Identity edited by Mark R. Leary and June P. Tangney, A Developmental Social Psychology of Identity: […]

The Psychology of Friendships and Peer Relationships

Introduction The Development of Children's Friendships edited by Steven R. Asher and John M. Gottman, Children's Friendship Relations: A Meta-analytic Review by Andrew F. Newcomb and Catherine L. Bagwell, Friendships and Their Developmental Significance by Willard W. Hartup, Relationships and Development edited by Willard W. Hartup and Zick Rubin, How Children Become Friends by John […]

Experiential Learning

Introduction Experience and Education by John Dewey, Experience and Learning by Arthur W. Chickering, Experiential Learning: Experience as the Source of Learning and Development by David A. Kolb, Experiential Learning as the Science of Learning and Development by David A. Kolb, A Handbook of Reflective and Experiential Learning: Theory and Practice by Jennifer A. Moon, […]