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Michael Tomasello, James F. Bonk Distinguished Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience and Professor of Evolutionary Anthropology and Linguistics

Michael Tomasello
Contact Info:
Office Location:  247 Soc Psych Bldg, Box 90086, Durham, NC 27708
Office Phone:  (919) 660-8752
Email Address:   send me a message
Web Page:   https://psychandneuro.duke.edu/sites/psychandneuro.duke.edu/files/file-attachments/TomaselloCV_Updated6-15-17.pdf

Education:

Ph.D.University of Georgia, Athens1980
B.A.Duke University1972
Research Interests:

Major research interests in processes of social cognition, social learning, cooperation, and communication from developmental, comparative, and cultural perspectives. Current theoretical focus on processes of shared intentionality. Empirical research mainly with human children from 1 to 4 years of age and great apes.

Curriculum Vitae
Recent Publications   (More Publications)   (search)

  1. Wolf, W; Tomasello, M (2020). Human children, but not great apes, become socially closer by sharing an experience in common ground.. Journal of Experimental Child Psychology, 199, 104930. [doi]  [abs]
  2. S├ínchez-Amaro, A; Duguid, S; Call, J; Tomasello, M (2020). Do 7-year-old children understand social leverage?. Journal of Experimental Child Psychology, 199, 104963. [doi]  [abs]
  3. Ulber, J; Tomasello, M (2020). Young children's prosocial responses toward peers and adults in two social contexts.. Journal of Experimental Child Psychology, 198, 104888. [doi]  [abs]
  4. Gopnik, A; Frankenhuis, WE; Tomasello, M (2020). Introduction to special issue: 'Life history and learning: how childhood, caregiving and old age shape cognition and culture in humans and other animals'.. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences, 375(1803), 20190489. [doi]  [abs]
  5. Tomasello, M (2020). The adaptive origins of uniquely human sociality.. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences, 375(1803), 20190493. [doi]  [abs]

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