Dr Rebecca Maguire

Psychology, ALL Institute, Human Health Institute

Lecturer

John Hume Building
2nd Floor
SF13
(01) 474 7624

Biography

Dr Rebecca Maguire (CPsychol.) has been a lecturer in the Department of Psychology at Maynooth University since September 2017. After graduating with a BA (Hons) in Psychology, she completed an MA and a PhD in Cognitive Science at University College Dublin. Prior to taking up her position in Maynooth University, Rebecca was Programme Director of Psychology at the National College of Ireland and has extensive experience teaching a range of subjects within the discipline. She was also recently awarded a Fellowship from the Centre for Teaching and Learning at Maynooth. Rebecca has a number of research interests which span various disciplines. however her primary focus is in the area of health and wellbeing. Since 2014, Rebecca has been involved in a number of projects examining quality of life in cancer survivors and their caregivers and has a particular interest in how cognitive appraisals and representations of health influence people's wellbeing. She is currently supervising postgraduate students investigating these issues in a number of different health-related contexts. Rebecca also has a keen interest in exploring how best to enhance quality of life in people living with multiple sclerosis and how to foster greater PPI (Public and Patient Involvement) in research. Other interests include reasoning and decision making, surprise, creativity and student engagement in higher education. 

Research Interests

Health and Well-Being in Chronic Illness; Quality of Life; Caregiver Well-Being and Burden of Care; Health-related Fears and Expectations; Decision Making; Surprise; Cognitive Representations; Public and Patient involvement in Research; Psycho-Oncology; Multiple Sclerosis

Book Chapters

  Year Publication
2016 'Surprise'
Maguire, R. & Maguire, P. (2016) 'Surprise' In: Zeigler-Hill V., Shackelford T (eds). Encyclopedia of Personality and Individual Differences. Cham: Springer. [DOI] [Details]

Published Reports

  Year Publication
2019 Caring for Children and Adolescents with Multiple Sclerosis: Exploring the unmet needs and existing supports for paediatric multiple sclerosis caregivers.
Maguire, R., Kasilingam, E., & Kriauzaite, N. (2019) Caring for Children and Adolescents with Multiple Sclerosis: Exploring the unmet needs and existing supports for paediatric multiple sclerosis caregivers. European Multiple Sclerosis Platform, Brussels. [DOI] [Details]

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
2020 'Caregiver Burden in Multiple Sclerosis: Recent Trends and Future Directions'
Maguire R;Maguire P; (2020) 'Caregiver Burden in Multiple Sclerosis: Recent Trends and Future Directions'. Current Neurology and Neuroscience Reports, 20 (7) [DOI] [Details]
2019 'Living well with chronic illness: How social support, loneliness and psychological appraisals relate to well-being in a population-based European sample'
Maguire R;Hanly P;Maguire P; (2019) 'Living well with chronic illness: How social support, loneliness and psychological appraisals relate to well-being in a population-based European sample'. Journal of Health Psychology, [DOI] [Details]
2019 'Seeking help when transgender: Exploring the difference in mental and physical health seeking behaviors between transgender and cisgender individuals in Ireland'
Howell J.;Maguire R. (2019) 'Seeking help when transgender: Exploring the difference in mental and physical health seeking behaviors between transgender and cisgender individuals in Ireland'. International Journal of Transgenderism, 20 (4):421-433 [DOI] [Details]
2019 'Beyond care burden: associations between positive psychological appraisals and well-being among informal caregivers in Europe'
Maguire R;Hanly P;Maguire P; (2019) 'Beyond care burden: associations between positive psychological appraisals and well-being among informal caregivers in Europe'. Quality of Life Research, 28 (8):2135-2146 [DOI] [Details]
2019 'Problems sleeping with prostate cancer: exploring possible risk factors for sleep disturbance in a population-based sample of survivors'
Maguire R;Drummond FJ;Hanly P;Gavin A;Sharp L; (2019) 'Problems sleeping with prostate cancer: exploring possible risk factors for sleep disturbance in a population-based sample of survivors'. Supportive Care in Cancer, 27 (9):3365-3373 [DOI] [Details]
2019 'Variation in the methodological approach to productivity cost valuation: the case of prostate cancer'
Hanly P;Maguire R;Drummond F;Sharp L; (2019) 'Variation in the methodological approach to productivity cost valuation: the case of prostate cancer'. European Journal of Health Economics, 20 (9):1399-1408 [DOI] [Details]
2019 'The relationship between sleep pattern and depression in Chinese shift workers: A mediating role of emotional exhaustion'
Hu Y.;Niu Z.;Dai L.;Maguire R.;Zong Z.;Hu Y.;Wang D. (2019) 'The relationship between sleep pattern and depression in Chinese shift workers: A mediating role of emotional exhaustion'. Australian Journal of Psychology, [DOI] [Details]
2019 'Seeing Patterns in Randomness: A Computational Model of Surprise'
Maguire P;Moser P;Maguire R;Keane MT; (2019) 'Seeing Patterns in Randomness: A Computational Model of Surprise'. Topics in Cognitive Science, 11 (1):103-118 [DOI] [Details]
2018 'Expecting the worst? The relationship between retrospective and prospective appraisals of illness on quality of life in prostate cancer survivors'
Maguire R;Hanly P;Drummond FJ;Gavin A;Sharp L; (2018) 'Expecting the worst? The relationship between retrospective and prospective appraisals of illness on quality of life in prostate cancer survivors'. Psycho-Oncology, 27 (4):1237-1243 [DOI] [IR Link] [Details]
2018 'Understanding burden in caregivers of colorectal cancer survivors: what role do patient and caregiver factors play?'
Maguire R;Hanly P;Hyland P;Sharp L; (2018) 'Understanding burden in caregivers of colorectal cancer survivors: what role do patient and caregiver factors play?'. European Journal of Cancer Care, 27 (1):e12527 1-9 [DOI] [Details]
2018 'Why the Conjunction Effect Is Rarely a Fallacy: How Learning Influences Uncertainty and the Conjunction Rule'
Maguire, P., Moser, P, Maguire R. & Keane, M.T. (2018) 'Why the Conjunction Effect Is Rarely a Fallacy: How Learning Influences Uncertainty and the Conjunction Rule'. Frontiers in Psychology, 9 :1011-1-1011-12 [DOI] [IR Link] [Details]
2018 'On the Measurability of Measurement Standards'
Maguire, P;Maguire, R (2018) 'On the Measurability of Measurement Standards'. Croatian Journal of Philosophy, 18 :403-416 [Details]
2018 'Financial hardship associated with colorectal cancer survivorship: the role of asset depletion and debt accumulation'
Hanly P;Maguire R;Ceilleachair AO;Sharp L; (2018) 'Financial hardship associated with colorectal cancer survivorship: the role of asset depletion and debt accumulation'. Psycho-Oncology, 27 (9):2165-2171 [DOI] [IR Link] [Details]
2018 'Using automatic machine assessment to teach computer programming'
Maguire, P; Maguire, R; Kelly, R. (2018) 'Using automatic machine assessment to teach computer programming'. Computer Science Education, [DOI] [IR Link] [Details]
2017 'Regret and fear in prostate cancer: The relationship between treatment appraisals and fear of recurrence in prostate cancer survivors'
Maguire R;Hanly P;Drummond FJ;Gavin A;Sharp L; (2017) 'Regret and fear in prostate cancer: The relationship between treatment appraisals and fear of recurrence in prostate cancer survivors'. Psycho-Oncology, 26 (11):1825-1831 [DOI] [IR Link] [Details]
2017 'In a bad place: Carers of patients with head and neck cancer experiences of travelling for cancer treatment'
Balfe, M.,Keohane, K., O’Brien, K., Gooberman-Hill, R., Maguire, R., Hanly, P., O’Sullivan, E., Sharp, L. (2017) 'In a bad place: Carers of patients with head and neck cancer experiences of travelling for cancer treatment'. European Journal of Oncology Nursing, 30 :29-34 [DOI] [IR Link] [Details]
2017 'Worry in Head and Neck Cancer Caregivers The Role of Survivor Factors, Care-Related Stressors, and Loneliness in Predicting Fear of Recurrence'
Maguire, R;Hanly, P;Balfe, M;Timmons, A;Hyland, P;O'Sullivan, E;Butow, P;Sharp, L (2017) 'Worry in Head and Neck Cancer Caregivers The Role of Survivor Factors, Care-Related Stressors, and Loneliness in Predicting Fear of Recurrence'. Nursing Research, 66 :295-303 [DOI] [IR Link] [Details]
2017 'Making Implicit Assumptions Explicit in the Costing of Informal Care: The Case of Head and Neck Cancer in Ireland'
Hanly P;Maguire R;Balfe M;O'Sullivan E;Sharp L; (2017) 'Making Implicit Assumptions Explicit in the Costing of Informal Care: The Case of Head and Neck Cancer in Ireland'. PharmacoEconomics, 35 (5):591-601 [DOI] [IR Link] [Details]
2017 'Engaging students emotionally: the role of emotional intelligence in predicting cognitive and affective engagement in higher education'
Maguire, R;Egan, A;Hyland, P;Maguire, P (2017) 'Engaging students emotionally: the role of emotional intelligence in predicting cognitive and affective engagement in higher education'. Higher Education Research and Development, 36 :343-357 [DOI] [IR Link] [Details]
2017 'Developing creativity in higher education for 21st century learners: A protocol for a scoping review'
Egan, A;Maguire, R;Christophers, L;Rooney, B (2017) 'Developing creativity in higher education for 21st century learners: A protocol for a scoping review'. International Journal of Educational Research, 82 :21-27 [DOI] [IR Link] [Details]
2017 'New adventures with Schrödinger's cat: The role of statistical uncertainty in stabilizing measurement'
Maguire, P. & Maguire, R. (2017) 'New adventures with Schrödinger's cat: The role of statistical uncertainty in stabilizing measurement'. Physics Essays, 30 (2):232-237 [DOI] [Details]
2017 'Further evidence in support of a low-volatility anomaly: Optimizing buy-and-hold portfolios by minimizing historical aggregate volatility'
Maguire P, Kelly S., Miller R., & Maguire R (2017) 'Further evidence in support of a low-volatility anomaly: Optimizing buy-and-hold portfolios by minimizing historical aggregate volatility'. Journal of Asset Management, 18 (4) [DOI] [IR Link] [Details]
2016 'Burden and happiness in head and neck cancer carers: the role of supportive care needs'
Hanly, P;Maguire, R;Balfe, M;Hyland, P;Timmons, A;O'Sullivan, E;Butow, P;Sharp, L (2016) 'Burden and happiness in head and neck cancer carers: the role of supportive care needs'. Supportive Care in Cancer, 24 :4283-4291 [DOI] [IR Link] [Details]
2016 'Distress in long-term head and neck cancer carers: a qualitative study of carers' perspectives'
Balfe, M;Maguire, R;Hanly, P;Butow, P;O'Sullivan, E;Timmons, A;Gooberman-Hill, R;Sharp, L (2016) 'Distress in long-term head and neck cancer carers: a qualitative study of carers' perspectives'. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 25 :2317-2327 [DOI] [IR Link] [Details]
2016 'Understanding consciousness as data compression'
Maguire P.;Moser P.;Maguire R. (2016) 'Understanding consciousness as data compression'. Cognitive Science, 17 (1):63-94 [IR Link] [Details]
2016 'A robust house price index using sparse and frugal data'
Maguire P.;Miller R.;Moser P.;Maguire R. (2016) 'A robust house price index using sparse and frugal data'. Journal of Property Research, 33 (4):293-308 [DOI] [IR Link] [Details]
2016 'Understanding the foundations of measurement: Why a clock that ticks randomly is the best clock'
Maguire, P., Moser, P. & Maguire, R. (2016) 'Understanding the foundations of measurement: Why a clock that ticks randomly is the best clock'. Physics Essays, 29 (4):574-581 [DOI] [IR Link] [Details]
2015 'Examining the role of subjective and objective burden in carer health-related quality of life: the case of colorectal cancer'
Hanly P;Maguire R;Hyland P;Sharp L; (2015) 'Examining the role of subjective and objective burden in carer health-related quality of life: the case of colorectal cancer'. Supportive Care in Cancer, 23 (7):1941-1949 [DOI] [IR Link] [Details]
2015 'A test of the inventory of attitudes towards seeking mental health services'
Hyland, P;Boduszek, D;Dhingra, K;Shevlin, M;Maguire, R;Morley, K (2015) 'A test of the inventory of attitudes towards seeking mental health services'. British Journal of Guidance and Counselling, 43 :397-412 [DOI] [IR Link] [Details]
2015 'Keep Calm and Carry On: Children’s Self-Regulation in Early Years Settings'
McNally, S. & Maguire, R. (2015) 'Keep Calm and Carry On: Children’s Self-Regulation in Early Years Settings'. Children's Research Digest, 2 (2):47-53 [IR Link] [Details]
2014 'Understanding Caregiver Burden in Colorectal Cancer: What Role Do Patient And Carer Factors Play?'
Maguire R;Hanly P;Hyland P;Sharp L; (2014) 'Understanding Caregiver Burden in Colorectal Cancer: What Role Do Patient And Carer Factors Play?'. Value in health : the journal of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, 17 (7) [DOI] [Details]
2014 'Enhancing Collaborative Learning Using Pair Programming: Who Benefits?'
Maguire, P., Maguire, R., Hyland, P., Marshall, P. (2014) 'Enhancing Collaborative Learning Using Pair Programming: Who Benefits?'. ALL IRELAND JOURNAL OF TEACHING AND LEARNING IN HIGHER EDUCATION, 6 (2):1411-14125 [IR Link] [Details]
2014 'Rational Beliefs as Cognitive Protective Factors Against Posttraumatic Stress Symptoms'
Hyland, P;Maguire, R;Shevlin, M;Boduszek, D (2014) 'Rational Beliefs as Cognitive Protective Factors Against Posttraumatic Stress Symptoms'. Journal of Rational - Emotive and Cognitive - Behavior Therapy, 32 :297-312 [DOI] [IR Link] [Details]
2014 'Carer Perceived Burden as a Predictor of Health-Related Quality of Life: The Case of Colorectal Cancer'
Hanly P;Maguire R;Hyland P;Sharp L; (2014) 'Carer Perceived Burden as a Predictor of Health-Related Quality of Life: The Case of Colorectal Cancer'. Value in health : the journal of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, 17 (7) [DOI] [Details]
2013 'Can Clickers Enhance Team Based Learning? Findings From A Computer Science Module'
Maguire, P. & Maguire, R. (2013) 'Can Clickers Enhance Team Based Learning? Findings From A Computer Science Module'. ALL IRELAND JOURNAL OF TEACHING AND LEARNING IN HIGHER EDUCATION, 4 (3):142 1-142 17 [IR Link] [Details]
2011 'Making Sense of Surprise: An Investigation of the Factors Influencing Surprise Judgments'
Maguire, R;Maguire, P;Keane, MT (2011) 'Making Sense of Surprise: An Investigation of the Factors Influencing Surprise Judgments'. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning Memory and Cognition, 37 :176-186 [DOI] [IR Link] [Details]
2010 'The Influence of Interactional Semantic Patterns on the Interpretation of Noun-Noun Compounds'
Maguire, P;Maguire, R;Cater, AWS (2010) 'The Influence of Interactional Semantic Patterns on the Interpretation of Noun-Noun Compounds'. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning Memory and Cognition, 36 :288-297 [DOI] [IR Link] [Details]
2006 'The role of experience in the interpretation of noun–noun combinations'
Maguire, P;Cater, AWS;Maguire, R (2006) 'The role of experience in the interpretation of noun–noun combinations'. Artificial Intelligence Review, 25 :139-160 [DOI] [IR Link] [Details]

Other Journals

  Year Publication
2018 'Combining Independent Smart Beta Strategies for Portfolio Optimization'
Maguire, P.; Moffett, K.; Maguire, R. (2018) 'Combining Independent Smart Beta Strategies for Portfolio Optimization' arXiv, . [IR Link] [Details]

Conference Publications

  Year Publication
2019 The influence of expectations on quality of life in people with multiple sclerosis: a protocol for a systematic review
Maguire, R., Hanly, P., Coffey, L., Desmond, D. & Maguire, P. (2019) The influence of expectations on quality of life in people with multiple sclerosis: a protocol for a systematic review MS Frontiers Bath, UK, [Details]
2019 Exploring reflections of health-related decision making following cancer treatment
Szproch, A. & Maguire, R. (2019) Exploring reflections of health-related decision making following cancer treatment 16th Annual Psychology, Health and Medicine Conference Maynooth University, [Details]
2019 Transgender individuals' expectations and experiences of transition-related healthcare in Ireland
Howell, J. & Maguire, R. (2019) Transgender individuals' expectations and experiences of transition-related healthcare in Ireland 16th Annual Psychology, Health and Medicine Conference Maynooth University, [Details]
2018 Coping with insomnia in prostate cancer: investigating the role of predisposing, precipitating and perpetuating factors
Maguire, R., Hanly, P., Drummond, F.J., Gavin, A., Sharp, L. (2018) Coping with insomnia in prostate cancer: investigating the role of predisposing, precipitating and perpetuating factors European Health Psychology Society (EHPS) Conference 2018 Galway, Ireland, [Details]
2017 The role of treatment appraisals in predicting fear of recurrence: A study of prostate cancer survivors
Maguire, R., Hanly, P., Drummond, F., Gavin, A., & Sharp, L. (2017) The role of treatment appraisals in predicting fear of recurrence: A study of prostate cancer survivors 14th Annual Psychology, Health and Medicine Conference Ulster University, [Details]
2017 Information asymmetry and the conjunction fallacy
Maguire, R. & Maguire, P. (2017) Information asymmetry and the conjunction fallacy International Convention of Psychological Science (ICPS) Vienna, Austria, [Details]
2016 A robust house price index using sparse and frugal data
Maguire P. and Miller R. and Moser P. and Maguire R. (2016) A robust house price index using sparse and frugal data International Conference on Data Mining, New York [IR Link] [Details]
2016 Valuing informal care: Making normative judgements in a positive milieu
Hanly, P., Maguire, R., Balfe, M. & Sharp, L (2016) Valuing informal care: Making normative judgements in a positive milieu IPSOR 19th Annual European Congress [Details]
2016 Exploiting the low-volatility anomaly by optimizing historical portfolio volatility
Maguire P. and Kelly S. and Miller R. and Moser P. and Maguire R. and Hyland P. (2016) Exploiting the low-volatility anomaly by optimizing historical portfolio volatility International Conference on Data Mining, New York [Details]
2015 A Clarification on Turing's Test and its Implications for Machine Intelligence
Maguire, P., Moser, P., & Maguire, R. (2015) A Clarification on Turing's Test and its Implications for Machine Intelligence Proceedings of the EuroAsianPacific Joint Conference on Cognitive Science / 4th European Conference on Cognitive Science / 11th International Conference on Cognitive Science, Torino, Italy, September 25-27, 2015 [IR Link] [Details]
2015 Compressionism: A Theory of Mind Based on Data Compression
Maguire, Phil; Mulhall, Oisın; Maguire, Rebecca; Taylor, Jessica (2015) Compressionism: A Theory of Mind Based on Data Compression Proceedings of EAP-COGSCI 2015, Euro/Asian/Pacific Joint Conference on Cognitive Science , pp.294-299 [IR Link] [Details]
2015 Thinking creatively: Is there a relationship between creativity and thinking styles?
Egan, A., Maguire, R., O’Malley, G, & Hyland, P. (2015) Thinking creatively: Is there a relationship between creativity and thinking styles? The Irish Psychologist, 42 (1), S11 [Details]
2015 Creativity: breaking or bending the rules?
Maguire, R., Egan, A. & Maguire, P. (2015) Creativity: breaking or bending the rules? The Irish Psychologist, 42 (1), S22 [Details]
2015 Exploring children’s perception of creativity using the draw-write-tell technique
Egan, A., Maguire, R., & Rooney, B. (2015) Exploring children’s perception of creativity using the draw-write-tell technique The Irish Psychologist, 42 (1), S11 Galway, Ireland, [Details]
2014 Understanding caregiver burden in colorectal cancer: what role do patient and carer factors play?
Maguire, R., Hanly, P., Hyland, P. & Sharp, L. (2014) Understanding caregiver burden in colorectal cancer: what role do patient and carer factors play? IPSOR 17th Annual European Congress [Details]
2014 Carer perceived burden as a predictor of health-related quality of life: the case of colorectal cancer
Hanly, P., Maguire, R., Hyland, P. & Sharp, L. (2014) Carer perceived burden as a predictor of health-related quality of life: the case of colorectal cancer IPSOR 17th Annual European Congress [Details]
2014 Crisis in cognitive science? Rise of the undead theories
Heene, M., Coyne, J., Francis, G., Maguire, P. & Maguire, R. (2014) Crisis in cognitive science? Rise of the undead theories Proceedings of the of the Thirty-Sixth Annual Conference of the Cognitive Society [IR Link] [Details]
2014 Triangulating surprise: Expectations, uncertainty and making sense
Foster, M.I., Keane, M.T., Loewenstein, J., Maguire, R., Maguire, P., May, R.W., Smith-Rodden, M., Ash, I.K., Munnich, E.L. & Ranney, M.A. (2014) Triangulating surprise: Expectations, uncertainty and making sense Proceedings of the of the Thirty-Sixth Annual Conference of the Cognitive Society [IR Link] [Details]
2014 Is Consciousness Computable? Quantifying Integrated Information Using Algorithmic Information Theory
Maguire, P., Moser, P., Maguire, R., & Griffith, V. (2014) Is Consciousness Computable? Quantifying Integrated Information Using Algorithmic Information Theory 36th annual meeting of the Cognitive Science Society, Quebec [IR Link] [Details]
2014 Rewarding class participation using clickers: Does this enhance learning?
Maguire, R., Egan, A., Hyland, P. & Maguire, P. (2014) Rewarding class participation using clickers: Does this enhance learning? Annual Conference of the Irish Psychological Society [Details]
2014 Rational beliefs act as cognitive protective factors against posttraumatic stress symptoms
Hyland, P., Maguire, R., Shevlin, M., & Boduszek, D. (2014) Rational beliefs act as cognitive protective factors against posttraumatic stress symptoms 26th Annual Convention of the American Psychological Society [Details]
2014 Effective Retirement Age – A review of the effectiveness of European based initiatives to inform Irish policy direction
Darcy, C., Hanly, P. & Maguire, R. (2014) Effective Retirement Age – A review of the effectiveness of European based initiatives to inform Irish policy direction rish Academy of Management Annual Conference [Details]
2014 Coaching students for the 21st Century: Can Coaching Psychology enhance students’ 21st Century competence?
Egan, A., Casey, L., & Maguire, R. (2014) Coaching students for the 21st Century: Can Coaching Psychology enhance students’ 21st Century competence? Annual Conference of the Irish Psychological Society [Details]
2014 Maximizing positive porfolio diversification
Maguire P.;Moser P.;O'Reilly K.;McMenamin C.;Kelly R.;Maguire R. (2014) Maximizing positive porfolio diversification IEEE/IAFE Conference on Computational Intelligence for Financial Engineering, Proceedings (CIFEr) , pp.174-181 [DOI] [IR Link] [Details]
2013 Using clickers to increase student engagement in cognitive psychology
Maguire, R. & Maguire, P. (2013) Using clickers to increase student engagement in cognitive psychology The Irish Psychologist, 40 (1), 28 [Details]
2013 A Computational Theory of Subjective Probability
Maguire, P., Moser, P., Maguire, R. & Keane, M. (2013) A Computational Theory of Subjective Probability 35th annual meeting of the Cognitive Science Society, Berlin [IR Link] [Details]
2013 A probabilistic risk-to-reward measure for evaluating the performance of financial securities
Maguire P.;Moser P.;McDonnell J.;Kelly R.;Fuller S.;Maguire R. (2013) A probabilistic risk-to-reward measure for evaluating the performance of financial securities Proceedings of the 2013 IEEE Conference on Computational Intelligence for Financial Engineering and Economics, CIFEr 2013 - 2013 IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence, SSCI 2013 , pp.102-109 [DOI] [IR Link] [Details]
2012 An investigation into the use of clickers in groups for teaching data structures and algorithms
Maguire, P. & Maguire, R. (2012) An investigation into the use of clickers in groups for teaching data structures and algorithms Proceedings of AISHE-C 2012 [IR Link] [Details]
2011 Understanding the complexity of the mind
Maguire, P. & Maguire, R. (2011) Understanding the complexity of the mind Proceedings of the European Conference on Cognitive Science (EuroCogSci 2011) [IR Link] [Details]
2011 Investigating the application of paired programming to the teaching of algorithms and data structures
Maguire, P. & Maguire, R. (2011) Investigating the application of paired programming to the teaching of algorithms and data structures Proceedings of AISHE-C 2011: The Challenge for Graduates in a Changed World [IR Link] [Details]
2010 Are word meanings and concepts equivalent? An investigation of semantic property activation
Maguire, R., Maguire, P. & O’Reardon, K. (2010) Are word meanings and concepts equivalent? An investigation of semantic property activation Proceedings of the 40th Annual Conference for the Psychological Society of Ireland [Details]
2010 Consciousness is Data Compression
Maguire, P;Maguire, R (2010) Consciousness is Data Compression COGNITION IN FLUX , pp.748-753 [IR Link] [Details]
2009 Investigating the Difference between Surprise and Probability Judgments
Maguire, P. & Maguire, R. (2009) Investigating the Difference between Surprise and Probability Judgments Proceedings of the 30th Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society [IR Link] [Details]
2008 Sibling influences in the moral reasoning of adolescents, using the PROM questionnaire
Harkin, E., Maguire, R. & Prentice, G.R. (2008) Sibling influences in the moral reasoning of adolescents, using the PROM questionnaire The Irish Psychologist, 35 (4), 96 [Details]
2008 A computational model of conceptual combination
Maguire, P., Maguire, R. & Cater, A.W. (2008) A computational model of conceptual combination Proceedings of the Thirtieth Conference of the Cognitive Science Society , pp.59-64 [IR Link] [Details]
2008 Factors influencing the interpretation of noun-noun compounds
Maguire, P., Maguire, R. & Cater, A.W. (2008) Factors influencing the interpretation of noun-noun compounds Proceedings of the Thirtieth Conference of the Cognitive Science Society , pp.167-172 [IR Link] [Details]
2007 Understanding surprise: Can less likely events be less surprising?
Maguire, R., Maguire, P., & Keane, M.T. (2007) Understanding surprise: Can less likely events be less surprising? Proceedings of the 29th Cognitive Science Society Conference [IR Link] [Details]
2007 In search of the frog’s tail: investigating the time course of conceptual knowledge activation
Maguire, P., Maguire, R. & Cater, A.W. (2007) In search of the frog’s tail: investigating the time course of conceptual knowledge activation Proceedings of the Second European Cognitive Science Conference, 728-733 [IR Link] [Details]
2006 Surprise: Disconfirmed Expectations or Representation Fit?
Rebecca Maguire & Mark T. Keane (2006) Surprise: Disconfirmed Expectations or Representation Fit? Proceedings of the 28th Conference of the Cognitive Science Society [IR Link] [Details]
2006 A Cognitive Model of Surprise Judgements
Rebecca Maguire, Fintan Costello & Mark T. Keane (2006) A Cognitive Model of Surprise Judgements Proceedings of the 28th Conference of the Cognitive Science Society [IR Link] [Details]
2005 Expecting a surprise? The effect of expectations on perceived surprise in stories
Rebecca Grimes-Maguire & Mark T. Keane (2005) Expecting a surprise? The effect of expectations on perceived surprise in stories 27th Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society [IR Link] [Details]
2005 A cognitive model of surprise in narrative
Grimes-Maguire, R. & Keane, M.T. (2005) A cognitive model of surprise in narrative )., Proceedings of the Seventh Biannual Meeting of the German Cognitive Science Society, 56-61 [Details]
2004 Creating novel outcomes to event sequences: Some events are mutable, others are not
Grimes-Maguire, R. & Keane, M.T. (2004) Creating novel outcomes to event sequences: Some events are mutable, others are not . Fifth International Conference on Thinking [Details]
2004 Evidence of muddy knowledge in reaching for the stars: Creating novel endings to event sequences
Rebecca Grimes-Maguire and Mark T. Keane (2004) Evidence of muddy knowledge in reaching for the stars: Creating novel endings to event sequences 26th Annual Cognitive Science Society Conference [IR Link] [Details]