Douglas L Medin

  • 12473 Citations
1965 …2021
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Education/Academic qualification

Psychology, PhD, University of South Dakota

… → 1968

Psychology, MA, University of South Dakota

… → 1966

Psychology, BA, Moorhead State College, Moorhead, MN

… → 1965

Research interests

  • Children's learning
  • Cognition and models
  • Cognitive science
  • Conceptual learning
  • Culture and learning
  • Diversity
  • Epistemologies and learning
  • Native American learning

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Grants 2002 2021

cognition
informal learning
ecological system
learning
cognitive development
behavioral science
social science
infrastructure
incentive
student
behavioral science
social science
costs
infrastructure
incentive
behavioral science
social science
infrastructure
incentive
student

Research Output 1965 2019

2 Citations (Scopus)

Wayfinding as a concept for understanding success among Native Americans in STEM: “ learning how to map through life”

Page-Reeves, J., Marin, A., Moffett, M., DeerInWater, K. & Medin, D. L., Mar 15 2019, In : Cultural Studies of Science Education. 14, 1, p. 177-197 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

learning
interview
science
wisdom
experience
2 Citations (Scopus)

If Indigenous peoples stand with the sciences, will scientists stand with us?

Bang, M., Marin, A. & Medin, D., Mar 1 2018, In : Daedalus. 147, 2, p. 148-159 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

science
Indigenous Peoples
reciprocity
twenty-first century
learning
1 Citation (Scopus)

Pressing questions in the study of psychological and behavioral diversity

Hruschka, D. J., Medin, D. L., Rogoff, B. & Henrich, J., Nov 6 2018, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 115, 45, p. 11366-11368 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Comparative Psychology
Cross-Cultural Comparison
Cultural Diversity
Psychology
Behavior Observation Techniques
1 Citation (Scopus)

Should social scientists be distanced from or engaged with the people they study?

Nzinga, K., Rapp, D. N., Leatherwood, C., Easterday, M. W., Rogers, L. E., Gallagher, N. & Medin, D. L., Nov 6 2018, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 115, 45, p. 11435-11441 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Research
Research Personnel
Population
Behavioral Sciences
Foster Home Care

The Moral Priorities of Rap Listeners

Nzinga, K. & Medin, D. L., Jan 1 2018, In : Journal of Cognition and Culture. 18, 3-4, p. 312-342 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Humulus
rap
hip hop
listener
Hip