Enactive Science

This is a list-in-progress of empirical enactive research. The criteria are just that there be an explicit commitment to enactivism and some kind of original study, model, experiment, etc. Please email me with any additions (and please include link or doi), cheers.

Barandiaran, X.E. & Egbert, M.D. (2014) Norm-Establishing and Norm-Following in Autonomous Agency. Artif Life 2014; 20 (1): 5–28. doi: 10.1162/ARTL_a_00094

Bermejo F, Di Paolo EA, Hüg MX and Arias C (2015) Sensorimotor strategies for recognizing geometrical shapes: a comparative study with different sensory substitution devices. Front. Psychol6:679. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2015.00679

Buhrmann T, Di Paolo EA and Barandiaran X (2013) A dynamical systems account of sensorimotor contingencies. Front. Psychol. 4:285. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2013.00285

Buhrmann T and Di Paolo EA (2014) Spinal circuits can accommodate interaction torques during multijoint limb movements. Front. Comput. Neurosci8:144. doi: 10.3389/fncom.2014.00144

Cummins, F. (2014). The Remarkable Unremarkableness of Joint Speech. Proceedings of the 10th International Seminar on Speech Production, 73–77, Cologne, DE.

De Jaegher, H., Pieper, B., Clénin, D. et al. (2017) Grasping intersubjectivity: an invitation to embody social interaction research. Phenom Cogn Sci 16, 491–523. doi: 10.1007/s11097-016-9469-8

Deschamps L, Lenay C, Rovira K, Le Bihan G and Aubert D (2016) Joint Perception of a Shared Object: A Minimalist Perceptual Crossing Experiment. Front. Psychol. 7:1059. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2016.01059

Egbert, M, Barandiaran, X, Di Paolo, E. (2011) Behavioral Metabolution: The Adaptive and Evolutionary Potential of Metabolism-Based Chemotaxis. Artif Life: 18 (1): 1–25. doi: https://doi-org.ezproxy.uow.edu.au/10.1162/ARTL_a_00047

Favela, L.H., Riley, M.A., Shockley, K. & Chemero, A. (2018) Perceptually Equivalent Judgments Made Visually and via Haptic Sensory-Substitution Devices, Ecological Psychology, 30:4, 326-345, DOI: 10.1080/10407413.2018.1473712

Favela, L.H., Amon, M.J., Lobo, L. and Chemero, A. (2021), Empirical Evidence for Extended Cognitive Systems. Cognitive Science, 45: e13060. https://doi.org/10.1111/cogs.13060

Froese, Tom, Charles Lenay, and Takashi Ikegami. 2012. “Imitation by Social Interaction? Analysis of a Minimal Agent-Based Model of the Correspondence Problem.” Frontiers in Human Neuroscience 6. https://doi.org/10.3389/fnhum.2012.00202.

Froese, Tom, Nathaniel Virgo, and Takashi Ikegami. n.d. “Life as a Process of Open-Ended Becoming: Analysis of a Minimal Model,” 8.

Galbusera, L., Finn, M.T.M., Tschacher W. and Kyselo, M. Interpersonal synchrony feels good but impedes self-regulation of affect. Sci Rep 9, 14691 (2019). doi: 10.1038/s41598-019-50960-0

Jasmin KM, McGettigan C, Agnew ZK, Lavan N, Josephs O, Cummins F and Scott SK (2016) Cohesion and Joint Speech: Right Hemisphere Contributions to Synchronized Vocal Production. Journal of Neuroscience 27 36: 17, pp. 4669-4680; DOI: https://doi.org/10.1523/JNEUROSCI.4075-15.2016

Rucinska, Z, Reijmers, E (2014) Between Philosophy and Therapy: Understanding Systemic Play Therapy through Embodied and Enactive Cognition (EEC). InterAction – The Journal of Solution Focus in Organisations, 6:1 pp. 37-52(16)

Towers, J., Martin, L.C. (2015) Enactivism and the study of collectivity. ZDM Mathematics Education 47, 247–256. doi: 10.1007/s11858-014-0643-6

Valenzuela-Moguillansky C., Demšar E. & Riegler A. (2021) An introduction to the enactive scientific study of experience. Constructivist Foundations 16(2): 133–140. https://constructivist.info/16/2/133

Woolford, Felix M. G., and Matthew D. Egbert. n.d. “A Precarious Sensorimotor Sequence Reiterator for Modelling Enactive Habits.”

Zapata-Fonseca L, Dotov D, Fossion R and Froese T (2016) Time-Series Analysis of Embodied Interaction: Movement Variability and Complexity Matching As Dyadic Properties. Front. Psychol. 7:1940. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2016.01940