Research and Development



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.