Publications

    Social Cognition

  • C. L. Baker, J. B. Tenenbaum, R. Saxe:
    Goal inference as inverse planning (pdf) (bibtex)
    Proceedings of the Twenty-Ninth Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society
    #social cognition
    @article{C.L.Baker:2007:a653b,
    author = {C. L. Baker and J. B. Tenenbaum and R. Saxe},
    journal = {Proceedings of the Twenty-Ninth Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society},
    title = {Goal inference as inverse planning},
    year = {2007},
    keywords = {social cognition},
    doi = {},
    url = {http://web.mit.edu/clbaker/www/papers/cogsci2007.pdf}
    }
  • C. L. Baker, J. B. Tenenbaum, R. Saxe:
    Bayesian models of human action understanding (pdf) (bibtex)
    Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 18
    #social cognition
    @article{C.L.Baker:2006:86902,
    author = {C. L. Baker and J. B. Tenenbaum and R. Saxe},
    journal = {Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 18},
    title = {Bayesian models of human action understanding},
    year = {2006},
    keywords = {social cognition},
    doi = {},
    url = {http://web.mit.edu/cocosci/Papers/nips05-clb-jbt-rrs-final.pdf}
    }
  • N. D. Goodman, C. L. Baker, E. B. Bonawitz, V. K Mansinghka, A. Gopnik, H. Wellman, L. Schulz, J. B. Tenenbaum:
    Intuitive theories of mind: A rational approach to false belief (pdf) (bibtex)
    Proceedings of the Twenty-Eighth Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society
    #social cognition
    @article{N.D.Goodman:2006:a0079,
    author = {N. D. Goodman and C. L. Baker and E. B. Bonawitz and V. K Mansinghka and A. Gopnik and H. Wellman and L. Schulz and J. B. Tenenbaum},
    journal = {Proceedings of the Twenty-Eighth Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society},
    title = {Intuitive theories of mind: A rational approach to false belief},
    year = {2006},
    keywords = {social cognition},
    doi = {},
    url = {http://web.mit.edu/cocosci/Papers/pos785-goodman.pdf}
    }
  • R. Saxe, J. B. Tenenbaum, S. Carey:
    Secret agents: inferences about hidden causes by 10- and 12-month-old infants (pdf) (bibtex)
    Psychological Science 16
    #social cognition
    @article{R.Saxe:2005:f22a4,
    author = {R. Saxe and J. B. Tenenbaum and S. Carey},
    journal = {Psychological Science 16},
    title = {Secret agents: inferences about hidden causes by 10- and 12-month-old infants},
    year = {2005},
    keywords = {social cognition},
    doi = {},
    url = {http://web.mit.edu/cocosci/Papers/secret-agent-05.pdf}
    }
  • C.L. Baker, N.D. Goodman, J.B. Tenenbaum:
    Theory-based social goal inference (pdf) (bibtex)
    Proceedings of the Thirtieth Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society
    #social cognition, #theory of mind, #action understanding, #goal inference, #inverse planning
    @article{C.L.Baker:2008:34d8a,
    author = {C.L. Baker and N.D. Goodman and J.B. Tenenbaum},
    journal = {Proceedings of the Thirtieth Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society},
    title = {Theory-based social goal inference},
    year = {2008},
    keywords = {social cognition, theory of mind, action understanding, goal inference, inverse planning},
    doi = {},
    url = {http://web.mit.edu/clbaker/www/papers/cogsci2008.pdf}
    }
  • T. Gerstenberg, D.A. Lagnado:
    When contributions make a difference: Explaining order effects in responsibility attributions (pdf) (bibtex)
    Psychonomic Bulletin & Review
    #responsibility attribution, #order effect, #counterfactuals, #causal chain, #causal reasoning, #judgment and decision making, #social cognition
    @article{T.Gerstenberg:2012:ae79a,
    author = {T. Gerstenberg and D.A. Lagnado},
    journal = {Psychonomic Bulletin & Review},
    title = {When contributions make a difference: Explaining order effects in responsibility attributions},
    year = {2012},
    keywords = {responsibility attribution, order effect, counterfactuals, causal chain, causal reasoning, judgment and decision making, social cognition},
    doi = {},
    url = {http://web.mit.edu/tger/www/papers/When%20contributions%20make%20a%20difference%20(gerstenberg,%20lagnado,%202012).pdf}
    }
  • J Jara-Ettinger, C. Baker, J. Tenenbaum:
    Learning What is Where From Social Observations (pdf) (bibtex)
    Proceedings of the 34th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society
    #social cognition, #theory of mind
    @article{JJara-Ettinger:2011:7559f,
    author = {J Jara-Ettinger and C. Baker and J. Tenenbaum},
    journal = {Proceedings of the 34th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society},
    title = {Learning What is Where From Social Observations},
    year = {2011},
    keywords = {social cognition, theory of mind},
    doi = {},
    url = {http://web.mit.edu/jjara/www/docs/jaraettcogsci2012.pdf}
    }
  • J. Jara-Ettinger, J. Tenenbaum, L. Schulz.:
    Not so innocent: Reasoning about costs, competence, and culpability in very early childhood. (pdf) (bibtex)
    Proceedings of the 35th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society.
    #social cognition, #theory of mind, #cognitive development, #morality
    @article{J.Jara-Ettinger:2013:bdd5c,
    author = {J. Jara-Ettinger and J. Tenenbaum and L. Schulz.},
    journal = {Proceedings of the 35th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society.},
    title = {Not so innocent: Reasoning about costs, competence, and culpability in very early childhood.},
    year = {2013},
    keywords = {social cognition, theory of mind, cognitive development, morality},
    doi = {},
    url = {http://eccl.mit.edu/papers/jaraett_tenenbaum_schulz2013.pdf}
    }
  • Jara-Ettinger J., Gweon H., Tenenbaum J.B., Schulz E.:
    Children’s understanding of the costs and rewards underlying rational action (web) (bibtex)
    Cognition
    #social cognition, #theory of mind
    @article{Jara-EttingerJ.:2015:6bcc0,
    author = {Jara-Ettinger J. and Gweon H. and Tenenbaum J.B. and Schulz E.},
    journal = {Cognition},
    title = {Children’s understanding of the costs and rewards underlying rational action},
    year = {2015},
    keywords = {social cognition, theory of mind},
    doi = {},
    url = {http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0010027715000566}
    }
  • Jara-Ettinger J., Tenenbaum J.B., Schulz E.:
    Toddlers’ inferences about costs and culpability (bibtex)
    Psychological Science
    #social cognition, #theory of mind
    @article{Jara-EttingerJ.:2015:4cb84,
    author = {Jara-Ettinger J. and Tenenbaum J.B. and Schulz E.},
    journal = {Psychological Science},
    title = {Toddlers’ inferences about costs and culpability},
    year = {2015},
    keywords = {social cognition, theory of mind},
    doi = {},
    url = {}
    }
  • Max Kleiman-Weiner, Tobias Gerstenberg, Sydney Levine, Joshua B. Tenebaum:
    Inference of intention and permissibility in moral decision making (pdf) (bibtex)
    Proceedings of the 37th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society
    #moral judgment, #social cognition, #intention, #theory of mind, #influence diagrams, #counterfactuals
    @article{MaxKleiman-Weiner:2015:c9207,
    author = {Max Kleiman-Weiner and Tobias Gerstenberg and Sydney Levine and Joshua B. Tenebaum},
    journal = {Proceedings of the 37th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society},
    title = {Inference of intention and permissibility in moral decision making},
    year = {2015},
    keywords = {moral judgment, social cognition, intention, theory of mind, influence diagrams, counterfactuals},
    doi = {},
    url = {http://www.mit.edu/~maxkw/pdf/kleiman2015inference.pdf}
    }
  • Kelsey Allen, Julian Jara-Ettinger, Tobias Gerstenberg, Max Kleiman-Weiner, Joshua Tenenbaum:
    Go fishing! Responsibility judgments when cooperation breaks down (pdf) (bibtex)
    Proceedings of the 37th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society
    #responsibility, #cooperation, #counterfactuals, #causality, #social cognition
    @article{KelseyAllen:2015:2070d,
    author = {Kelsey Allen and Julian Jara-Ettinger and Tobias Gerstenberg and Max Kleiman-Weiner and Joshua Tenenbaum},
    journal = {Proceedings of the 37th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society},
    title = {Go fishing! Responsibility judgments when cooperation breaks down},
    year = {2015},
    keywords = {responsibility, cooperation, counterfactuals, causality, social cognition},
    doi = {},
    url = {http://web.mit.edu/tger/www/papers/Go%20fishing!%20Responsibility%20judgments%20when%20cooperation%20breaks%20down,%20Allen%20et%20al.,%202015.pdf}
    }

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