Look Into my “Virtual” Eyes: What Dynamic Virtual Agents add to the Realistic Study of Joint Attention

Samantha E. A. Gregory*, Clíona L. Kelly, Klaus Kessler

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Original languageEnglish
Article number798899
JournalFrontiers in Virtual Reality
Publication statusPublished - 16 Dec 2021

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  • Virtual Reality
  • joint attention
  • virtual agents
  • dynamic gaze
  • avatars
  • social interaction
  • ecological validity
  • virtual reality
  • social cognition

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