Behavioral and Brain Sciences

Open Peer Commentary

Toward a construction-based account of shared intentions in social cognition

Peter F. Dominey a1
a1 Institut des Sciences Cognitives, CNRS UMR 5015, 69675 Bron Cedex, France


This commentary analyzes the target article to determine whether shared-intention development could be implemented and tested in robotic systems. The analysis indicates that such an implementation should be feasible and will likely rely on a construction-based approach similar to that employed in the construction grammar framework.