Children conform, adults resist: A robot group induced peer pressure on normative social conformity

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Science Robotics  15 Aug 2018:
Vol. 3, Issue 21, eaat7111
DOI: 10.1126/scirobotics.aat7111

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vol. 3 no. 21

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  • Received March 29, 2018
  • Accepted July 22, 2018

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  1. Anna-Lisa Vollmer1,*,
  2. Robin Read2,
  3. Dries Trippas3 and
  4. Tony Belpaeme2,4,*
  1. 1Cluster of Excellence Cognitive Interaction Technology, Bielefeld University, 33619 Bielefeld, Germany.
  2. 2Centre for Robotics and Neural Systems, Plymouth University, Plymouth PL4 8AA, UK.
  3. 3Center for Adaptive Rationality, Max Planck Institute for Human Development, 14195 Berlin, Germany.
  4. 4IDLab—imec, Ghent University, B-9052 Ghent, Belgium.
  1. *Corresponding author. Email: avollmer{at} (A.-L.V.); tony.belpaeme{at} (T.B.)


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