Douglas L Medin

  • 13102 Citations
1965 …2020

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2020

Cognition Beyond the Human: Cognitive Psychology and the New Animism

Ojalehto mays, B., Seligman, R. & Medin, D. L., Mar 1 2020, In : Ethos. 48, 1, p. 50-73 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2019

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., Mar 15 2019, In : Cultural Studies of Science Education. 14, 1, p. 177-197 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
2018

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

5 Scopus citations

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

Nzinga, K., Rapp, D. N., Leatherwood, C., Easterday, M., Rogers, L. O., 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

4 Scopus citations

The Moral Priorities of Rap Listeners

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

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2017

Children’s Play with a Forest Diorama as a Window into Ecological Cognition

Washinawatok, K., Rasmussen, C., Bang, M., Medin, D., Woodring, J., Waxman, S., Marin, A., Gurneau, J. & Faber, L., Oct 20 2017, In : Journal of Cognition and Development. 18, 5, p. 617-632 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Conceptualizing agency: Folkpsychological and folkcommunicative perspectives on plants

ojalehto, B. L., Medin, D. L. & García, S. G., May 1 2017, In : Cognition. 162, p. 103-123 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Grounding principles for inferring agency: Two cultural perspectives

ojalehto, B. L., Medin, D. L. & García, S. G., Jun 1 2017, In : Cognitive Psychology. 95, p. 50-78 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Psychological Science as a Complex System: Report Card

Medin, D. L., Jul 1 2017, In : Perspectives on Psychological Science. 12, 4, p. 669-674 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations
2016

“Inhabitants of the Earth”: Reasoning About Folkbiological Concepts in Wichi Children and Adults

Taverna, A. S., Medin, D. L. & Waxman, S. R., Nov 16 2016, In : Early Education and Development. 27, 8, p. 1109-1129 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations
2015

Seeing Cooperation or Competition: Ecological Interactions in Cultural Perspectives

Ojalehto, B. L., Medin, D. L., Horton, W. S., Garcia, S. G. & Kays, E. G., Oct 2015, In : Topics in Cognitive Science. 7, 4, p. 624-645 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations
2014
32 Scopus citations

Naming the living things: Linguistic, experiential and cultural factors in wichí and spanish speaking children

Taverna, A. S., Moscoloni, N., Peralta, O. A., Medin, D. L. & Waxman, S. R., Jul 24 2014, In : Journal of Cognition and Culture. 14, 3-4, p. 213-233 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

The cultural side of science communication

Medin, D. L. & Bang, M., Sep 16 2014, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 111, p. 13621-13626 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations
2013

A garden experiment revisited: Inter-generational change in environmental perception and management of the Maya Lowlands, Guatemala

Le Guen, O., Iliev, R., Lois, X., Atran, S. & Medin, D. L., Dec 1 2013, In : Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute. 19, 4, p. 771-794 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Culture in the classroom

Medin, D. L. & Bang, M., 2013, In : Phi Delta Kappan. 95, 4, p. 64-67 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Desettling expectations in science education

Bang, M., Warren, B., Rosebery, A. S. & Medin, D., Jan 2013, In : Human Development. 55, 5-6, p. 302-318 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

126 Scopus citations

Epistemologies in the Text of Children's Books: Native- and non-Native-authored books

Dehghani, M., Bang, M., Medin, D., Marin, A., Leddon, E. & Waxman, S., Sep 1 2013, In : International Journal of Science Education. 35, 13, p. 2133-2151 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations
2012

Construal levels and moral judgment: Some complications

Gong, H. & Medin, D. L., Sep 1 2012, In : Judgment and Decision Making. 7, 5, p. 628-638 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Scopus citations

Core folkbiological concepts: New evidence from wichí children and adults

Taverna, A. S., Waxman, S. R., Medin, D. L. & Peralta, O. A., Jan 1 2012, In : Journal of Cognition and Culture. 12, 3-4, p. 339-358 20 p.

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13 Scopus citations

Cultural differences in children's ecological reasoning and psychological closeness to nature: Evidence from menominee and european American children

Unsworth, S. J., Levin, W., Bang, M., Washinawatok, K., Waxman, S. R. & Medin, D. L., May 9 2012, In : Journal of Cognition and Culture. 12, 1-2, p. 17-29 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations

Moral kinematics: The role of physical factors in moral judgments

Iliev, R. I., Sachdeva, S. & Medin, D. L., Nov 1 2012, In : Memory and Cognition. 40, 8, p. 1387-1401 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Should anthropology be part of cognitive science?

Beller, S., Bender, A. & Medin, D. L., Jul 1 2012, In : Topics in Cognitive Science. 4, 3, p. 342-353 12 p.

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36 Scopus citations

Turning tides: Prospects for more diversity in cognitive science

Bender, A., Beller, S. & Medin, D. L., Jul 1 2012, In : Topics in Cognitive Science. 4, 3, p. 462-466 5 p.

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2 Scopus citations

When humans become animals: Development of the animal category in early childhood

Herrmann, P. A., Medin, D. L. & Waxman, S. R., Jan 1 2012, In : Cognition. 122, 1, p. 74-79 6 p.

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10 Scopus citations
2011

Psychology Out of the Laboratory: The Challenge of Violent Extremism

Ginges, J., Atran, S., Sachdeva, S. & Medin, D., Sep 2011, In : American Psychologist. 66, 6, p. 507-519 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

83 Scopus citations

Trolley problems in context

Shallow, C., Iliev, R. & Medin, D. L., Oct 1 2011, In : Judgment and Decision Making. 6, 7, p. 593-601 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations
7 Scopus citations
2010
57 Scopus citations

Anthropology in cognitive science

Bender, A., Hutchins, E. & Medin, D., Jul 1 2010, In : Topics in Cognitive Science. 2, 3, p. 374-385 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

41 Scopus citations

Cultural processes in science education: Supporting the navigation of multiple epistemologies

Bang, M. & Medin, D. L., Nov 2010, In : Science Education. 94, 6, p. 1008-1026 19 p.

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195 Scopus citations

Human-centeredness is not a universal feature of young children's reasoning: Culture and experience matter when reasoning about biological entities

Medin, D. L., Waxman, S. R., Woodring, J. & Washinawatok, K., Jul 1 2010, In : Cognitive Development. 25, 3, p. 197-207 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

49 Scopus citations

Language and experience influence children's biological induction

Anggoro, F. K., Medin, D. L. & Waxman, S. R., Apr 1 2010, In : Journal of Cognition and Culture. 10, 1-2, p. 171-187 17 p.

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17 Scopus citations

Naming the animals that come to mind: Effects of culture and experience on category fluency

Winkler-Rhoades, N., Medin, D., Waxman, S. R., Woodring, J. & Ross, N. O., Apr 1 2010, In : Journal of Cognition and Culture. 10, 1-2, p. 205-220 16 p.

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16 Scopus citations

Perspectives on the ecology of decision modes: Reply to comments

Bennis, W. M., Medin, D. L. & Bartels, D. M., Mar 1 2010, In : Perspectives on Psychological Science. 5, 2, p. 213-215 3 p.

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6 Scopus citations

Sacred values and conflict over Iran's nuclear program

Dehghani, M., Atran, S., Iliev, R., Sachdeva, S., Medin, D. & Ginges, J., Dec 1 2010, In : Judgment and Decision Making. 5, 7, p. 540-546 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Scopus citations

The costs and benefits of calculation and moral rules

Bennis, W. M., Medin, D. L. & Bartels, D. M., Mar 1 2010, In : Perspectives on Psychological Science. 5, 2, p. 187-202 16 p.

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78 Scopus citations
2009

Emerging sacred values: Iran's nuclear program

Dehghani, M., Iliev, R., Sachdeva, S., Atran, S., Ginges, J. & Medin, D., Dec 1 2009, In : Judgment and Decision Making. 4, 7, p. 530-533 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Next steps in science education in Indian Country: Culturally based rather than culturally responsive

Bang, M., Medin, D. L. & Cajete, G., 2009, In : SACNAS News. 12, p. 8-11 4 p.

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Sinning saints and saintly sinners: The paradox of moral self-regulation: Research Article

Sachdeva, S., Iliev, R. & Medin, D. L., Apr 1 2009, In : Psychological Science. 20, 4, p. 523-528 6 p.

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359 Scopus citations
2008
51 Scopus citations

Naming practices and the acquisition of key biological concepts: Evidence from English and Indonesian: Research report

Anggoro, F. K., Waxman, S. R. & Medin, D. L., Apr 1 2008, In : Psychological Science. 19, 4, p. 314-319 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

42 Scopus citations

Perspective Taking, Diversity and Partnerships

Medin, D. L. & Bang, M., Feb 2008, In : Psychological Science Agenda.

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Unmasking "alive": Children's appreciation of a concept linking all living things

Leddon, E. M., Waxman, S. R. & Medin, D. L., 2008, In : Journal of Cognition and Development. 9, 4, p. 461-473 13 p.

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37 Scopus citations
2007

Are morally motivated decision makers insensitive to the consequences of their choices? Research report

Bartels, D. M. & Medin, D. L., Jan 1 2007, In : Psychological Science. 18, 1, p. 24-28 5 p.

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56 Scopus citations

Epistemological models and culture conflict: Menominee and Euro-American hunters in Wisconsin

Ross, N., Medin, D. L. & Cox, D., Dec 1 2007, In : Ethos. 35, 4, p. 478-515 38 p.

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25 Scopus citations

Experience and cultural models matter: Placing firm limits on childhood anthropocentrism

Waxman, S. & Medin, D., Feb 1 2007, In : Human Development. 50, 1, p. 23-30 8 p.

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33 Scopus citations
101 Scopus citations

Induction as conditional probability judgment

Blok, S. V., Medin, D. L. & Osherson, D. N., Sep 2007, In : Memory and Cognition. 35, 6, p. 1353-1364 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations