Peter H. Kahn, Jr.
Department of Psychology
University of Washington
Seattle, Washington 98195-1525
The Rediscovery of the Wild
Ecopsychology: Science, Totems, and the Technological Species
Technological Nature: Adaptation and the Future of Human Life
Peter H. Kahn, Jr. is a Professor in the Department of Psychology and Director of the Human Interaction With Nature and Technological Systems (HINTS) Lab. The HINTS Lab seeks to address - from a psychological stance - two world trends that are powerfully reshaping human existence: (1) the degradation if not destruction of large parts of the natural world, and (2) unprecedented technological development, both in terms of its computational sophistication and pervasiveness. He received his Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley in 1988. His publications have appeared in such journals as Child Development, Developmental Psychology, Human-Computer Interaction, and Journal of Systems Software, as well as in such proceedings as CHI, HRI, and Ubicomp. His five books, all published with MIT Press, are: