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Alison Gopnik
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Alison Gopnik

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Alison Gopnik is a professor of psychology and an affiliate professor of philosophy at the University of California, Berkeley. She is an internationally recognised leader in the study of children's learning and development. She writes the Mind and Matter column for the Wall Street Journal and is the author of The Philosophical Baby and co-author of The Scientist in the Crib. She has three sons and lives in Berkeley, California, with her husband, Alvy Ray Smith.

Books by Alison Gopnik

The Gardener and the Carpenter

One of the world's leading child psychologists shatters the modern myth of 'good parenting'.

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The Philosophical Baby

A groundbreaking exploration into the minds of babies - and into what means to be human.

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