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Alison Gopnik

Professor of Psychology and Affiliate Professor of Philosophy, University of California, Berkeley

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 Alison Gopnik Biography

Alison Gopnik is a professor of psychology and affiliate professor of philosophy at the University of California at Berkeley, where she has taught since 1988. She received her BA from McGill University and her PhD from Oxford University. She is a world leader in cognitive science, particularly the study of children’s learning and development. She is the author of over 100 journal articles and several books including the bestselling and critically acclaimed popular books The Scientist in the Crib, William Morrow, 1999, The Philosophical Baby: What children’s minds tell us about love, truth and the meaning of life, Farrar, Strauss and Giroux, 2009, and The Gardener and the Carpenter: What the new science of child development tells us about the relationship between parents and children, Farrar, Strauss and Giroux, 2016. She is a fellow of the Cognitive Science Society and the American Association for the Advancement of Science and a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

She writes the Mind and Matter science column for the Wall Street Journal, and she has also written widely about cognitive science and psychology for The New York Times, The Atlantic, The New Yorker, Science, The Times Literary Supplement, The New York Review of Books, New Scientist and Slate, among others. She has frequently appeared on TV and radio including “The Charlie Rose Show” “The Colbert Report” and “Radio Lab”. Her TED talk has been seen over 4.2 million times. She has three sons and three grand-children and lives in Berkeley, California with her husband Alvy Ray Smith.

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The Philosophical Baby: What Children's Minds Tell Us About Truth, Love, and the Meaning of Life

The Philosophical Baby: What Children's Minds Tell Us About Truth, Love, and the Meaning of Life

How Babies Think - The Science of Childhood

How Babies Think - The Science of Childhood

The Scientist in the Crib: What Early Learning Tells Us About the Mind

The Scientist in the Crib: What Early Learning Tells Us About the Mind

Words, Thoughts, and Theories (Learning, Development, and Conceptual Change)

Words, Thoughts, and Theories (Learning, Development, and Conceptual Change)

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Alison Gopnik

Professor of Psychology and Affiliate Professor of Philosophy, University of California, Berkeley

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Alison Gopnik Biography

Alison Gopnik is a professor of psychology and affiliate professor of philosophy at the University of California at Berkeley, where she has taught since 1988. She received her BA from McGill University and her PhD from Oxford University. She is a world leader in cognitive science, particularly the study of children’s learning and development. She is the author of over 100 journal articles and several books including the bestselling and critically acclaimed popular books The Scientist in the Crib, William Morrow, 1999, The Philosophical Baby: What children’s minds tell us about love, truth and the meaning of life, Farrar, Strauss and Giroux, 2009, and The Gardener and the Carpenter: What the new science of child development tells us about the relationship between parents and children, Farrar, Strauss and Giroux, 2016. She is a fellow of the Cognitive Science Society and the American Association for the Advancement of Science and a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

She writes the Mind and Matter science column for the Wall Street Journal, and she has also written widely about cognitive science and psychology for The New York Times, The Atlantic, The New Yorker, Science, The Times Literary Supplement, The New York Review of Books, New Scientist and Slate, among others. She has frequently appeared on TV and radio including “The Charlie Rose Show” “The Colbert Report” and “Radio Lab”. Her TED talk has been seen over 4.2 million times. She has three sons and three grand-children and lives in Berkeley, California with her husband Alvy Ray Smith.

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  • Alison Gopnik - The Amazing Minds of Very Young Children
    Alison Gopnik is a professor of psychology and affiliate professor of philosophy at the University of California at Berkeley. She received her BA...
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    American Academy of Arts & Sciences
  • What do babies think? - Alison Gopnik
    "Babies and young children are like the R&D division of the human species," says psychologist Alison Gopnik. Her research explores the sophisticated...

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  • How much does it cost to book Alison Gopnik?

    Booking fees for Alison Gopnik, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Pricing often varies according to the circumstances, including the talent's schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. Speaker fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire Alison Gopnik, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • Who is the agent for Alison Gopnik?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like Alison Gopnik for clients worldwide for more than 15 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Alison Gopnik for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service talent booking agency?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent Alison Gopnik or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for Alison Gopnik or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.

Alison Gopnik is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics . The estimated speaking fee range to book Alison Gopnik for your event is $10,000 - $20,000. Alison Gopnik generally travels from Berkeley, CA, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Paul Bloom, Rebecca MacKinnon, Elizabeth Murchison, Ben Kacyra and Marco Tempest. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Alison Gopnik for an upcoming event.

Alison Gopnik Speaker Videos

  • Alison Gopnik - The Amazing Minds of Very Young Children
    Alison Gopnik is a professor of psychology and affiliate professor of philosophy at the University of California at Berkeley. She received her BA from McGill University and her PhD from Oxford...
    Class III Speaker - Alison Gopnik
    American Academy of Arts & Sciences
  • What do babies think? - Alison Gopnik
    "Babies and young children are like the R&D division of the human species," says psychologist Alison Gopnik. Her research explores the sophisticated intelligence-gathering and decision-making that...
    Alison Gopnik: What do babies think?
    http://www.ted.com "Babies and young children are like the R&D division of the human species," says psychologist Alison Gopnik. Her research explores the sophisticated intelligence-gathering and...

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