Laboratory for the Psychology
of Child Development
A better understanding of how the brain works, thanks to developmental psychology and brain imaging techniques, constitutes a crucial challenge for children at school and across the lifespan: how does the brain learn, create, think, make mistakes, get irrational, radicalized, or, on the contrary, tolerant? That is an understanding of the human brain in its social and cultural context.
Olivier Houdé elected at the National Academy of Technologies of France