Virtual Human Interaction Lab – Stanford University

{ Publications: Environmental Behavior}

Topic: Environmental Behavior

Use of avatars and virtual reality simulations to encourage people to reexamine their personal energy behavior.

Ahn, S. J., Bostick, J., Ogle, E., & Bailenson, J. N. (2015). Embodying nature’s experiences: Taking the perspective of nature with immersive virtual environments to promote connectedness with nature. Paper to be presented at the Annual Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC) Conference, August 6-9, San Francisco, CA.

Gehlbach, H., Marietta, G., King, A., Karutz, C., Bailenson, J.N. & Dede, C. (2015). Many Ways to Walk a Mile in Another’s Moccasins: Type of Social Perspective Taking and its effect on Negotiation Outcomes. Computers in Human Behavior, 52, 523-532.

Bailey, J.O., Bailenson, J.N., Flora, J., Armel, K.C., Voelker, D., & Reeves, B. (2015). The impact of vivid and personal messages on reducing energy consumption related to hot water use. Environment and Behavior.

Ahn, S.J., Bailenson, J.N., & Park, D. (2014). Short- and long-term effects of embodied experiences in immersive virtual environments on environmental locus of control and behavior. Computers in Human Behavior, 39, 235-245.

Ahn, S.J., Le, A.M.T., & Bailenson, J.N. (2013). The effect of embodied experiences on self-other merging, attitude, and helping behavior. Media Psychology, 16 (1), 7-38.

Ahn, S.J. (2011). Embodied Experiences in Immersive Virtual Environments: Effects on Pro-Environmental Attitude and Behavior. (Doctoral dissertation). Stanford University.