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Robotic role theory: an integrative review of human–robot service interaction to advance role theory in the age of social robots.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Service Management. 2022, Vol. 33 Issue 6, p27-49. 23p.

Abstract: Purpose: Social robots increasingly adopt service roles in the marketplace. While service research is beginning to unravel the implications for theory and practice, other scientific disciplines have amassed a wealth of empirical data of robots assuming...

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A transdisciplinary review and framework of consumer interactions with embodied social robots: Design, delegate, and deploy.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Journal of Consumer Studies. Sep2022, Vol. 46 Issue 5, p1877-1899. 23p. 2 Black and White Photographs, 1 Diagram, 3 Charts, 1 Map.

Abstract: Social robots are gradually entering the organizational frontline, and research is beginning to unveil the implications for consumer–firm interactions. While empirical studies on human–robot service interaction (HRSI) are scarce in business literature,...

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Emotional communication by service robots: a research agenda.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Service Management. 2022, Vol. 33 Issue 4/5, p675-687. 13p.

Abstract: Purpose: Many service industries are facing severe labor shortages. As a result, service providers are turning to new sources of labor, such as service robots. Critics however often point out that service robots lack emotional communication capabilitie...

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Joint Interaction and Mutual Understanding in Social Robotics.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Science & Engineering Ethics. Dec2022, Vol. 28 Issue 6, p1-20. 20p.

Abstract: Social robotics aims at designing robots capable of joint interaction with humans. On a conceptual level, sufficient mutual understanding is usually said to be a necessary condition for joint interaction. Against this background, the following question...

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Technical Development of the CeCi Social Robot.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Sensors (14248220). Oct2022, Vol. 22 Issue 19, p7619-7619. 19p.

Abstract: This research presents the technical considerations for implementing the CeCi (Computer Electronic Communication Interface) social robot. In this case, this robot responds to the need to achieve technological development in an emerging country with the...

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Imitating the Human. New Human–Machine Interactions in Social Robots.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): NanoEthics. Aug2022, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p181-192. 12p.

Abstract: Social robots are designed to perform intelligent, emotional, and autonomous behavior in order to establish intimate relationships with humans, for instance, in the context of elderly care. However, the imitation of qualities usually assumed to be nece...

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How Human-like Behavior of Service Robot Affects Social Distance: A Mediation Model and Cross-Cultural Comparison.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Behavioral Sciences (2076-328X). Jul2022, Vol. 12 Issue 7, p205-N.PAG. 13p.

Abstract: Previous studies on the human likeness of service robots have focused mainly on their human-like appearance and used psychological constructs to measure the outcomes of human likeness. Unlike previous studies, this study focused on the human-like behav...

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Exploring behaviours perceived as important for human—Dog bonding and their translation to a robotic platform.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): PLoS ONE. 9/28/2022, Vol. 17 Issue 9, p1-22. 22p.

Abstract: To facilitate long-term engagement with social robots, emerging evidence suggests that modelling robots on social animals with whom many people form enduring social bonds–specifically, pet dogs–may be useful. However, scientific understanding of the fe...

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Appropriate service robots in exchange and communal relationships.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Business Research. Mar2022, Vol. 141, p462-474. 13p.

Abstract: • We explore appropriate type of service robot in a given relationship orientation. • Higher satisfaction emerges when functional robots are aligned with exchange orientation. • Social robots are evaluated more favorably when matching with communal ori...

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Development of a Comprehensive Design Guideline to Evaluate the User Experiences of Meal-Assistance Robots considering Human-Machine Social Interactions.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Journal of Human-Computer Interaction. Oct2022, Vol. 38 Issue 17, p1687-1700. 14p. 2 Color Photographs, 1 Diagram, 4 Charts, 1 Graph.

Abstract: Meal-assistance robots (MARs) help feed meals to users with disabilities or who need help consuming their meals. Although such MARs have been introduced in various fields, guidelines for evaluating MARs are limited. This study aims to develop comprehen...

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