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“Does it work?” A framework to evaluate the effectiveness of a robotic toy for children with special needs

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“Does it work?” A framework to evaluate the effectiveness of a robotic toy for children with special needs. / Ferrari, E.; Robins, B.; Dautenhahn, K.

Procs of the 19th IEEE Int Symposium on Robot and Human Interactive Communication, RO-MAN. Vol. 5598734 IEEE, 2010. p. 100-106.

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Ferrari, E, Robins, B & Dautenhahn, K 2010, “Does it work?” A framework to evaluate the effectiveness of a robotic toy for children with special needs. in Procs of the 19th IEEE Int Symposium on Robot and Human Interactive Communication, RO-MAN. vol. 5598734, IEEE, pp. 100-106, 19th IEEE Int Symposium on Robot and Human Interactive Communication, Viareggio, Italy, 12/09/10. https://doi.org/10.1109/ROMAN.2010.5598734

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Ferrari, E., Robins, B., & Dautenhahn, K. (2010). “Does it work?” A framework to evaluate the effectiveness of a robotic toy for children with special needs. In Procs of the 19th IEEE Int Symposium on Robot and Human Interactive Communication, RO-MAN (Vol. 5598734, pp. 100-106). IEEE. https://doi.org/10.1109/ROMAN.2010.5598734

Vancouver

Ferrari E, Robins B, Dautenhahn K. “Does it work?” A framework to evaluate the effectiveness of a robotic toy for children with special needs. In Procs of the 19th IEEE Int Symposium on Robot and Human Interactive Communication, RO-MAN. Vol. 5598734. IEEE. 2010. p. 100-106 https://doi.org/10.1109/ROMAN.2010.5598734

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Ferrari, E. ; Robins, B. ; Dautenhahn, K. / “Does it work?” A framework to evaluate the effectiveness of a robotic toy for children with special needs. Procs of the 19th IEEE Int Symposium on Robot and Human Interactive Communication, RO-MAN. Vol. 5598734 IEEE, 2010. pp. 100-106

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