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Group leader: Pierre Barrouillet

Group name: Cognitive Developmental Psychology

Affiliation: Psychology

Research activities:

image Our group is specialized in cognitive and developmental psychology. We are interested in the analysis of the cognitive processes involved in reasoning, mathematical cognition, working memory functioning and executive functions, in children but also in adults and elderly people. Though our research have mainly been focused on behavioral data, we have recently developped join projects based on imagery techniques with foreign research teams and we plan to develop this kind of studies in the future.

Group website: https://www.unige.ch/fapse/decopsy/group/barrouillet/

Selected Publications:

  • Barrouillet, P., Gauffroy, C., & Lecas, J. F. (2008). Mental models and the suppositional account of conditionals.   Psychological Review, 115(3), 760-771.
  • Thevenot C, Barrouillet P. Encoding numbers: Behavioral evidence for processing-specific representations  MEMORY & COGNITION 34 (4): 938-948 JUN 2006
  • Barrouillet P, Bernardin S, Camos V. Time constraints and resource sharing in adults' working memory spans JOURNAL OF EXPERIMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY-GENERAL 133 (1): 83-100 MAR 2004

Contact:
Psychology and Education Sciences, FAPSE
Email: Pierre (dot) Barrouillet (at) unige (dot) ch