Yoko Shimada

List of John Benjamins publications for which Yoko Shimada plays a role.


Moriguchi, Yusuke, Takayuki Kanda, Hiroshi Ishiguro, Yoko Shimada and Shoji Itakura. 2011. Can young children learn words from a robot?. Interaction Studies 12:1, pp. 107–118
Young children generally learn words from other people. Recent research has shown that children can learn new actions and skills from nonhuman agents. This study examines whether young children could learn words from a robot. Preschool children were shown a video in which either a woman (human… read more | Article