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Dr. Stefanie Keupp

Postdoctoral Scientist

Cognitive Ethology Laboratory

+49 551 3851-211

SKeupp(at)dpz.eu

BG.2, CO.13

Kellnerweg 4
37077 Göttingen

comparative cognition; over-imitation; social evaluation; social comparisons

since 2015

Post-doc, Cognitive Ethology Group, German Primate Center

PhD 2014

Department of Cognitive Developmental Psychology, University of Göttingen, Germany

Diplom Psychologie 2009

University of Würzburg, Germany

Keupp, S., Bancken, C., Schillmöller, J., Rakoczy, H., & Behne, T. (2016). Rational Over-Imitation: Preschoolers consider material costs and copy causally irrelevant actions selectively. Cognition, 147, 85-92.

Schmitt V, Federspiel I, Eckert J, Keupp S, Tschernek L, Faraut L, Schuster R, Michels C, Sennhenn-Reulen H, Bugnyar T, Mussweiler T, Fischer J (in press). Do monkeys compare themselves to others? Animal Cognition, DOI 10.1007/s10071-015-0943-4.

Keupp, S., Behne, T., Zachow, J., Kasbohm, A., & Rakoczy, H. (2015). Overimitation is not automatic: Context sensitivity in children's overimitation and action interpretation of causally irrelevant actions. Journal of Experimental Child Psychology, 130, 163-175.

Keupp, S., Behne, T., & Rakoczy, H (2013). Why do children over-imitate? Normativity is crucial. Journal of Experimental Child Psychology, 216, 392-406.

Herrmann, E., Keupp, S., Hare, B., Vaish, A., & Tomasello, M. (2013). Direct and indirect reputation formation in nonhuman great apes (Pan paniscus, Pan troglodytes, Gorilla gorilla, Pongo pygmaeus) and human children (Homo sapiens). Journal of Comparative Psychology, 127, 63–75.

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