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Dedre Gentner

Email: gentner AT northwestern DOT edu
Website: http://groups.psych.northwestern.edu/gentner/
Areas of interest: Learning and Thinking; Analogy, Similarity and Metaphor; Concepts and Conceptual Structure; Language and Cognition; Language Acquisition; Cross-linguistic Studies

 

I am a Professor of Psychology and Education at Northwestern University. My research interests include the following: Learning and Thinking; Analogy, Similarity and Metaphor; Concepts and Conceptual Structure; Language and Cognition; Language Acquisition; Cross-linguistic Studies. I am also director of the Cognitive Science Program and Co P.I. for the Spatial Intelligence and Learning Center.