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The impact of ostracism on visuospatial perspective taking
(Northern Illinois University, 2015)
This dissertation examined whether a perceiver's social motivation affected the probability of mentally adopting the viewpoint of another person, known as visuospatial perspective taking (VSPT). This dissertation extended ...
Validating the outcome of an action : the impacts of goal and semantic information
(Northern Illinois University, 2017)
Narratives are comprised of characters performing goal-direct actions that are executed to achieve some outcome(s). Understanding why an action is performed by a character in a story involves an assessment of the alignment ...