Dedre Gentner

  • 13864 Citations
1975 …2020

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Research Interests

Learning and Thinking; Analogy, Similarity and Metaphor; Concepts and Conceptual Structure; Language and Cognition; Language Acquisition; Cross-linguistic Studies.

Education/Academic qualification

Psychology, PhD, University of California, San Diego

… → 1974

Physics, BA, University of California, Berkeley

… → 1967

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Research Output

Relational labeling unlocks inert knowledge

Jamrozik, A. & Gentner, D., Mar 2020, In : Cognition. 196, 104146.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 1 Scopus citations

    Spatial alignment facilitates visual comparison

    Matlen, B. J., Gentner, D. & Franconeri, S. L., May 1 2020, In : Journal of experimental psychology. Human perception and performance. 46, 5, p. 443-457 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Cognitive Science Is and Should Be Pluralistic

    Gentner, D., Oct 1 2019, In : Topics in Cognitive Science. 11, 4, p. 884-891 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

  • 2 Scopus citations

    Explanation recruits comparison in a category-learning task

    Edwards, B. J., Williams, J. J., Gentner, D. & Lombrozo, T., Apr 1 2019, In : Cognition. 185, p. 21-38 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 2 Scopus citations

    Finding the middle: Spatial language and spatial reasoning

    Simms, N. K. & Gentner, D., Apr 1 2019, In : Cognitive Development. 50, p. 177-194 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 1 Scopus citations