A Taxonomy of Social Cues for Conversational Agents

When using the taxonomy, please cite as Feine, J., Gnewuch U., Morana S. and Maedche A. (2019): “A Taxonomy of Social Cues for Conversational Agents” International Journal of Human-Computer Studies. To read the paper, please click here.

Social cue: 2D-/3D-agent visualisation
Communication system: Visual
Cue category: Appearance
Cue Description
The appearance of the CA is displayed in either 2D or 3D.
Cue example
2-dimensional CA, 3-dimensional CA.
Cue impact
Dependent on the context, 2D- or 3D-agents differ in their appeal that they have on the user (McBreen, Jack 2001).