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A Review of Motivational Systems and Emotions in Cognitive Architectures and Systems

  • Ricardo R. GudwinEmail author
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11866)

Abstract

Motivational Systems are specific modules of Cognitive Architectures, responsible for determining the behavior of artificial agents based on cognitive models of human motivations and emotions. In this work we discuss how these ideas coming from psychology can be used in the field of cognitive architectures, explaining how motivational systems differ from other kinds of systems, and how they can be used to build control systems for artificial agents.

Keywords

Motivational systems Emotions Cognitive architectures Intelligent systems 

Notes

Acknowledgments

The authors thank Ericsson Research Brazil, Ericsson Telecomunicações S.A. Brazil (Proc. FUNCAMP 4881.7) and CEPID/BRAINN (Proc. FAPESP 2013/07559-3) for supporting this research.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.DCA-FEEC-UNICAMPCampinasBrazil

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