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Issue No.01 - January-June (2010 vol.1)
pp: 42-45
Rainer Reisenzein , University of Greifswald, Greifswald
ABSTRACT
I propose to broaden the scope of affect detection research in three related directions. First, the task definition should be broadened from the detection of affects to the inference of mental states. Second, the detection process should be reconceptualized as an inference to the best explanation that makes essential use of a theory of mind. Third, additional data sources should be utilized to infer emotions: information about the situation (eliciting events), information about emotion-related goal-directed actions, and self-reports about emotions.
INDEX TERMS
Human-computer interaction, affective computing, affect detection, theory of mind, inference to the best explanation, emotion self-reports.
CITATION
Rainer Reisenzein, "Broadening the Scope of Affect Detection Research", IEEE Transactions on Affective Computing, vol.1, no. 1, pp. 42-45, January-June 2010, doi:10.1109/T-AFFC.2010.9
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