Emotion-oriented computing: State of the art and key challenges, by Roddy Cowie
The obvious application of emotion-oriented computing is as part of the general drive to let machines interface with humans as richly as humans interface with each other. (full text online)


Report of a Workshop on the Scope and Nature of Computational Thinking, by the Committee for the Workshops on Computational Thinking; National Research Council
Computational thinking is a fundamental analytical skill that everyone can use to help solve problems, design systems, and understand human behavior, making it useful in a number of fields. (full text online)


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HUMAINE (Human-Machine Interaction Network on Emotion)
HUMAINE aims to lay the foundations for European development of systems that can register, model and/or influence human emotional and emotion-related states and processes - 'emotion-oriented systems'.

Affective Computing
Computing that relates to, arises from, or deliberately influences emotion or other affective phenomena.