Don’t Just Tell Me, Ask Me: AI Systems that Intelligently Frame Explanations as Questions Improve Human Logical Discernment Accuracy over Causal AI explanations
This project presents the idea of AI-explanations that reframe information as questions to actively engage people's thinking and scaffold their thinking. In a study with 210 subjects, we compared the effects of AI systems that ask questions to systems telling people answers and found that AI-framed questioning significantly increased human discernment accuracy of logically flawed information. Read more.
Human-AI Interaction, Assisted Reasoning, Cognitive Enhancement, Augmented Humans, Argumentation Mining, Natural Language Processing.
ACM CHI 2023.
”A chatbot that asks questions could help you spot when it makes no sense”, MIT Technology Review
Initiator and concept-creator, developer of machine learning model, conductor of experimental study, lead on write-up.