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Research at St Andrews

Andrew Whiten

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  1. 2021
  2. E-pub ahead of print

    Social learning from media: the need for a culturally diachronic developmental psychology

    Nielsen, M., Fong, F. T. K. & Whiten, A., 24 Jun 2021, (E-pub ahead of print) Advances in Child Development and Behavior. JAI Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  3. Published

    The burgeoning reach of animal culture

    Whiten, A., 2 Apr 2021, In: Science. 372, 6537, eabe6514.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview articlepeer-review

  4. 2020
  5. E-pub ahead of print

    Why do chimpanzees have diverse behavioral repertoires yet lack more complex cultures? Invention and social information use in a cumulative task

    Vale, G. L., McGuigan, N., Burdett, E., Lambeth, S. P., Lucas, A., Rawlings, B., Schapiro, S. J., Watson, S. K. & Whiten, A., 16 Dec 2020, (E-pub ahead of print) In: Evolution and Human Behavior. In press

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  6. Published

    Refining our understanding of the "elephant in the room"

    Whiten, A., 10 Aug 2020, In: The Behavioral and brain sciences. 43, p. e182

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  7. Published

    A unified account of culture should accommodate animal cultures

    Whiten, A., 28 May 2020, In: Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 43, e118.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debatepeer-review

  8. Published

    Wild chimpanzees scaffold youngsters’ learning in a high-tech community

    Whiten, A., 14 Jan 2020, In: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 117, 2, p. 802-804 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debatepeer-review

  9. 2019
  10. Published

    Cultural evolution in animals

    Whiten, A., Nov 2019, In: Annual Review of Ecology, Evolution, and Systematics. 50, p. 27-48

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview articlepeer-review

  11. Published
  12. E-pub ahead of print

    Twenty questions about cultural cognitive gadgets

    Whiten, A., 12 Sep 2019, (E-pub ahead of print) In: The Behavioral and brain sciences. 42, 186.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  13. Published

    Social learning: peering deeper into ape culture

    Whiten, A., 9 Sep 2019, In: Current Biology. 29, 17, p. R845-R847

    Research output: Contribution to journalShort surveypeer-review

  14. E-pub ahead of print

    Conformity and over-imitation: an integrative review of variant forms of hyper-reliance on social learning

    Whiten, A., 14 Jan 2019, (E-pub ahead of print) Advances in the Study of Behavior. Elsevier, (Advances in the Study of Behavior).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  15. Published

    Apes: Social learning

    Whiten, A., 1 Jan 2019, Encyclopedia of Animal Behavior. Elsevier Inc., p. 327-333 7 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  16. 2018
  17. Published

    Culture and conformity shape fruitfly mating

    Whiten, A., 30 Nov 2018, In: Science. 362, 6418, p. 998-999 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalShort surveypeer-review

  18. Published

    Foraging skills develop over generations in the wild

    Whiten, A., 1 Oct 2018, In: Nature. 562, 7726, p. 198-200 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debatepeer-review

  19. Published

    Social Dynamics: Knowledgeable Lemurs Gain Status

    Whiten, A., 23 Apr 2018, In: Current Biology. 28, 8, p. R344-R346

    Research output: Contribution to journalShort surveypeer-review

  20. Published

    Brainpower boost for birds in large groups

    Whiten, A., 7 Feb 2018, In: Nature. 554, 7692, p. 303-304 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debatepeer-review

  21. 2017
  22. Published

    Collaborative research and behavioral management

    Schapiro, S. J., Brosnan, S. F., Hopkins, W. D., Whiten, A., Kendal, R., Sherwood, C. C. & Lambeth, S. P., 1 Jan 2017, Handbook of Primate Behavioral Management. CRC Press, p. 243-254 12 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  23. Published

    When does cultural transmission favour or instead substitute for general intelligence?

    Whiten, A., 1 Jan 2017, In: The Behavioral and brain sciences. 40, p. e222

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debatepeer-review

  24. Published

    Social learning and culture in child and chimpanzee

    Whiten, A., Jan 2017, In: Annual Review of Psychology . 68, p. 129-154 28 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  25. 2016
  26. Published

    Identifying and dissecting conformity in animals in the wild: further analysis of primate data

    Whiten, A. & van de Waal, E., Dec 2016, In: Animal Behaviour. 122, p. e1-e4

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  27. Published

    Imitation, collaboration, and their interaction among Western and Indigenous Australian preschool children

    Nielsen, M., Mushin, I., Tomaselli, K. & Whiten, A., 18 May 2016, In: Child Development. 87, 3, p. 795-806 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  28. Published

    Cultural diffusion in humans and other animals

    Whiten, A., Caldwell, C. A. & Mesoudi, A., Apr 2016, In: Current Opinion in Psychology. 8, p. 15-21 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  29. Published

    Robust retention and transfer of tool construction techniques in chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes)

    Vale, G. L., Flynn, E. G., Pender, L., Price, E., Whiten, A., Lambeth, S. P., Schapiro, S. J. & Kendal, R. L., 1 Feb 2016, In: Journal of Comparative Psychology. 130, 1, p. 24-35 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  30. Published

    The Evolution of hominin culture and its ancient pre-hominin foundations

    Whiten, A., 1 Jan 2016, Vertebrate Paleobiology and Paleoanthropology. 9789401774246 ed. Springer, p. 27-39 13 p. (Vertebrate Paleobiology and Paleoanthropology; no. 9789401774246).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  31. Published

    Clarifying the time frame and units of selection in the cultural group selection hypothesis

    Whiten, A. & Erdal, D., Jan 2016, In: Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 39, p. 45 e57.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debatepeer-review

  32. 2015
  33. Published
  34. Published

    Wild vervet monkeys copy alternative methods for opening an artificial fruit

    van de Waal, E., Claidiere, N. & Whiten, A., May 2015, In: Animal Cognition. 18, 3, p. 617-627 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  35. Published

    The importance of witnessed agency in chimpanzee social learning of tool use

    Hopper, L. M., Lambeth, S. P., Schapiro, S. J. & Whiten, A., Mar 2015, In: Behavioural Processes. 112, p. 120-129 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  36. 2014
  37. Published

    Tolerance and Social Facilitation in the Foraging Behaviour of Free-Ranging Crows (Corvus corone corone; C. c. cornix)

    Miller, R., Schiestl, M., Whiten, A., Schwab, C. & Bugnyar, T., 1 Dec 2014, In: Ethology. 120, 12, p. 1248-1255 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  38. Published

    Where Culture Takes Hold: "Overimitation" and Its Flexible Deployment in Western, Aboriginal, and Bushmen Children

    Nielsen, M., Mushin, I., Tomaselli, K. & Whiten, A., 1 Nov 2014, In: Child Development. 85, 6, p. 2169-2184 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  39. Published

    Animal behaviour: incipient tradition in wild chimpanzees

    Whiten, A., 9 Oct 2014, In: Nature. 514, 7521, p. 178-179 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialpeer-review

  40. Published

    Video demonstrations seed alternative problem-solving techniques in wild common marmosets

    Gunhold, T., Whiten, A. & Bugnyar, T., 30 Sep 2014, In: Biology Letters. 10, 9, 20140439.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  41. Published

    Wild vervet monkey infants acquire the food-processing variants of their mothers

    Van de Waal, E., Bshary, R. & Whiten, A., 1 Apr 2014, In: Animal Behaviour. 90, p. 41-45 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  42. Published

    Exploring tool innovation: a comparison of Western and Bushman children

    Nielsen, M., Tomaselli, K., Mushin, I. & Whiten, A., 2014, In: Journal of Experimental Child Psychology. 126, p. 384-394

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  43. 2013
  44. Published

    Monkeys, apes, imitation and mirror neurons

    Whiten, A., Nov 2013, In: Cortex. 49, 10, p. 2941-2943

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  45. Published

    Dissecting children's observational learning of complex actions through selective video displays

    Flynn, E. & Whiten, A., 1 Oct 2013, In: Journal of Experimental Child Psychology. 116, 2, p. 247-263 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  46. Published

    Humans are not alone in computing how others see the world

    Whiten, A., 1 Aug 2013, In: Animal Behaviour. 86, 2, p. 213-221 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  47. Published

    Diffusion dynamics of socially learned foraging techniques in squirrel monkeys

    Claidiere, N., Messer, E. J. E., Whiten, A. & Hoppitt, W. J. E., 8 Jul 2013, In: Current Biology. 23, 13, p. 1251-1255 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  48. Published

    Behavioural biology: Archaeology meets primate technology

    Whiten, A., 20 Jun 2013, In: Nature. 498, 7454, p. 303-305 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

  49. Published

    Potent Social Learning and Conformity Shape a Wild Primate's Foraging Decisions

    van de Waal, E., Borgeaud, C. & Whiten, A., 26 Apr 2013, In: Science. 340, 6131, p. 483-485 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  50. Published

    Network analysis of social changes in a captive chimpanzee community following the successful integration of two adult groups

    Schel, A. M., Rawlings, B., Claidiere, N., Wilke, C., Wathan, J., Richardson, J., Pearson, S., Herrelko, E. S., Whiten, A. & Slocombe, K., Mar 2013, In: American Journal of Primatology. 75, 3, p. 254-266 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  51. Published

    Social learning and spread of alternative means of opening an artificial fruit in four groups of vervet monkeys

    van de Waal, E., Claidiere, N. & Whiten, A., Jan 2013, In: Animal Behaviour. 85, 1, p. 71-76 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  52. 2012
  53. Published

    The Evolutionary and Comparative Psychology of Social Learning and Culture

    Hopper, L. M. & Whiten, A., 18 Sep 2012, The Oxford Handbook of Comparative Evolutionary Psychology. Oxford University Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  54. Published

    The human socio-cognitive niche and its evolutionary origins

    Whiten, A. & Erdal, D. E., 5 Aug 2012, In: Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society. B, Biological Sciences. 367, 1599, p. 2119-2129 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview articlepeer-review

  55. Published

    Integrating the Study of Conformity and Culture in Humans and Nonhuman Animals

    Claidiere, N. & Whiten, A., Jan 2012, In: Psychological Bulletin. 138, 1, p. 126-145 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  56. Published

    Experimental "Microcultures" in Young Children: Identifying Biographic, Cognitive, and Social Predictors of Information Transmission

    Flynn, E. & Whiten, A., 2012, In: Child Development. 83, 3, p. 911-925 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  57. 2011
  58. Published

    Observer Choices During Experimental Foraging Tasks in Brown Capuchin Monkeys (Cebus apella)

    Dindo, M., Leimgruber, K. L., Ahmed, R., Whiten, A. & de Waal, F. B. M., Sep 2011, In: American Journal of Primatology. 73, 9, p. 920-927 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  59. Published

    The Impact of Moving to a Novel Environment on Social Networks, Activity and Wellbeing in Two New World Primates

    Dufour, V., Sueur, C., Whiten, A. & Buchanan-Smith, H. M., Aug 2011, In: American Journal of Primatology. 73, 8, p. 802-811 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  60. Published

    Observational learning in orangutan cultural transmission chains

    Dindo, M., Stoinski, T. & Whiten, A., 23 Apr 2011, In: Biology Letters. 7, 2, p. 181-183 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  61. Published

    Culture evolves Introduction

    Whiten, A., Hinde, R. A., Laland, K. N. & Stringer, C. B., 12 Apr 2011, In: Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society. B, Biological Sciences. 366, 1567, p. 938-948 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialpeer-review

  62. Published

    The scope of culture in chimpanzees, humans and ancestral apes

    Whiten, A., 12 Apr 2011, In: Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society. B, Biological Sciences. 366, 1567, p. 997-1007 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview articlepeer-review

  63. Published

    From over-imitation to super-copying: Adults imitate causally irrelevant aspects of tool use with higher fidelity than young children

    McGuigan, N., Makinson, J. & Whiten, A., Feb 2011, In: British Journal of Psychology. 102, p. 1-18 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  64. 2010
  65. Published

    The Transmission and Evolution of Experimental Microcultures in Groups of Young Children

    Whiten, A. & Flynn, E. G., Nov 2010, In: Developmental Psychology. 46, 6, p. 1694-1709 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  66. Published

    Studying children's social learning experimentally "in the wild"

    Flynn, E. & Whiten, A., Aug 2010, In: Learning and Behavior. 38, 3, p. 284-296

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  67. Published

    Observational learning of tool use in children: Investigating cultural spread through diffusion chains and learning mechanisms through ghost displays

    Hopper, L. M., Flynn, E. G., Wood, L. A. N. & Whiten, A., May 2010, In: Journal of Experimental Child Psychology. 106, 1, p. 82-97 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  68. Published

    Conditional Copying Fidelity in Capuchin Monkeys (Cebus apella)

    Dindo, M., Thierry, B., de Waal, F. B. M. & Whiten, A., Feb 2010, In: Journal of Comparative Psychology. 124, 1, p. 29-37 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  69. Published

    Studying Extant Species to Model Our Past

    Whiten, A., McGrew, W. C., Aiello, L. C., Boesch, C., Boyd, R., Byrne, R. W., Dunbar, R. I. M., Matsuzawa, T., Silk, J. B., Tomasello, M., Van Schaik, C. P. & Wrangham, R., 22 Jan 2010, In: Science. 327, 5964, p. 410-410

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetterpeer-review

  70. Published

    Living Together: Behavior and Welfare in Single and Mixed Species Groups of Capuchin (Cebus apella) and Squirrel Monkeys (Saimiri sciureus)

    Leonardi, R., Buchanan-Smith, H. M., Dufour, V., MacDonald, C. & Whiten, A., Jan 2010, In: American Journal of Primatology. 72, 1, p. 33-47

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  71. Published

    Ape behaviour and the origins of human culture

    Whiten, A., 2010, Mind the Gap: Tracing the Origins of Human Universals. Kappeler, P. M. & Silk, J. B. (eds.). Springer, p. 429-450

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  72. Published

    Comparative cultural cognition

    Price, E. E., Caldwell, C. A. & Whiten, A., 2010, In: Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Cognitive Science. 1, 1, p. 23-31

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  73. 2009
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  75. Published

    The evolution and cultural transmission of percussive technology: integrating evidence from paleoanthropology and primatology

    Whiten, A., Schick, K. & Toth, N., Oct 2009, In: Journal of Human Evolution. 57, 4, p. 420-435 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  76. Published

    A potent effect of observational learning on chimpanzee tool construction

    Price, E. E., Lambeth, S. P., Schapiro, S. J. & Whiten, A., 22 Sep 2009, In: Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 276, 1671, p. 3377-3383 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  77. Published

    Emulation, imitation, over-imitation and the scope of culture for child and chimpanzee

    Whiten, A., McGuigan, N., Marshall-Pescini, S. & Hopper, L. M., 27 Aug 2009, In: Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society. B, Biological Sciences. 364, 1528, p. 2417-2428 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  78. Published

    Social facilitation of exploratory foraging behavior in  capuchin monkeys (Cebus apella)

    Dindo, M., Whiten, A. & de Waal, F. B. M., May 2009, In: American Journal of Primatology. 71, 5, p. 419-426 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  79. Published

    Apes: Social Learning

    Whiten, A., 1 Jan 2009, Encyclopedia of Animal Behavior. Elsevier Inc., p. 100-106 7 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  80. Published

    Identifying 'traditions' and 'conformity' experimentally.

    Whiten, A., 2009, In: PLoS One. 4, 2

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debatepeer-review

  81. 2008
  82. Published

    Imitation of hierarchical structure versus component details of complex actions by 3- and 5-year-old children

    Flynn, E. & Whiten, A., Dec 2008, In: Journal of Experimental Child Psychology. 101, 4, p. 228-240 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  83. Published

    Establishing an experimental science of culture: animal social diffusion experiments

    Whiten, A. & Mesoudi, A., 12 Nov 2008, In: Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society. B, Biological Sciences. 363, 1509, p. 3477-3488 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  84. Published

    The multiple roles of cultural transmission experiments in understanding human cultural evolution

    Mesoudi, A. & Whiten, A., 12 Nov 2008, In: Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society. B, Biological Sciences. 363, 1509, p. 3489-3501 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  85. Published

    Cultural transmission of tool-use in young children:  A diffusion chain study

    Flynn, E. & Whiten, A., Aug 2008, In: Social Development. 17, 3, p. 699-718 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  86. Published

    Chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes) and the question of cumulative culture: an experimental approach

    Marshall-Pescini, S. & Whiten, A., Jul 2008, In: Animal Cognition. 11, 3, p. 449-456 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  87. Published

    Imitation and 'theory of mind' competencies in discrimination of autism from other neurodevelpmental disorders.

    Perra, O., Williams, J. H. G., Whiten, A., Fraser, L., Benzie, H. & Perrett, D. I., Jul 2008, In: Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders. 2, 3, p. 456-468 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  88. Published

    Social learning of nut-cracking behaviour in East African sanctuary-living chimpanzees.

    Marshall-Pescini, S. & Whiten, A., May 2008, In: Journal of Comparative Psychology. 122, 2, p. 186-194 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  89. Published

    Observational learning in chimpanzees and children studied through 'ghost' conditions

    Hopper, L. M., Lambeth, S. P., Schapiro, S. J. & Whiten, A., 7 Apr 2008, In: Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 275, 1636, p. 835-840 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  90. Published

    Observational learning from tool using models by human-reared and mother-reared capuchin monkeys (Cebus apella).

    Fredman, T. & Whiten, A., Apr 2008, In: Animal Cognition. 11, 2, p. 295-309 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  91. Published

    Comparing social skills of children and apes

    deWaal, FBM., Boesch, C., Horner, V. & Whiten, A., 1 Feb 2008, In: Science. 319, 5863, p. 569 569 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetterpeer-review

  92. Published

    Imitation, emulation and the transmission of culture (commentary on S Hurley)

    Whiten, A., Feb 2008, In: Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 31, p. 39-40 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  93. Published

    Social diffusion of novel foraging methods in brown capuchin monkeys (Cebus apella)

    Dindo, M., Thierry, B. & Whiten, A., 22 Jan 2008, In: Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 275, 1631, p. 187-193 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  94. 2007
  95. Published

    Imitation of causally opaque versus causally transparent tool use by 3- and 5-year-old children

    McGuigan, N., Whiten, A., Flynn, E. & Horner, V., Jul 2007, In: Cognitive Development. 22, 3, p. 353-364 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  96. Published

    Transmission of multiple traditions within and between chimpanzee groups

    Whiten, A., Spiteri, A., Horner, V., Bonnie, K. E., Lambeth, S. P., Schapiro, S. J. & de Waal, F. B., 19 Jun 2007, In: Current Biology. 17, 12, p. 1038-1043 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  97. Published

    Experimental studies of traditions and underlying transmission processes in chimpanzees

    Hopper, L. M., Spiteri, A., Lambeth, SP., Schapiro, S., Horner, V. & Whiten, A., Jun 2007, In: Animal Behaviour. 73, 6, p. 1021-1032 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  98. Published

    The evolution of animal 'cultures' and social intelligence

    Whiten, A. & van Schaik, C. P., 29 Apr 2007, In: Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society. B, Biological Sciences. 362, 1480, p. 603-620 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  99. Published

    Science, evolution and cultural anthropology: A reply to Ingold

    Mesoudi, A., Whiten, A. & Laland, K. N., Apr 2007, In: Anthropology Today. 23, 2, p. 18 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  100. Published

    Cortical and sub-cortical mechanisms at the core of imitation

    Williams, J. H. G., Whiten, A., Waiter, G. D., Pechey, S. & Perrett, D. I., Mar 2007, In: Social Neuroscience. 2, 1, p. 66-78 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  101. Published

    Spread of arbitrary customs among chimpanzees: a controlled experiment.

    Bonnie, K. E., Horner, V., Whiten, A. & de Waal, F. B. M., 7 Feb 2007, In: Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series B: Biological Sciences. 274, 1608, p. 367-372 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  102. Published

    Learning from others' mistakes? Limits on understanding of a trap-tube task by young chimpanzees and children.

    Horner, V. & Whiten, A., Feb 2007, In: Journal of Comparative Psychology. 121, 1, p. 12-21 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  103. Published

    The animal cultures debate: response to Laland and Janik

    Krützen, M., van Schaik, C. & Whiten, A., 1 Jan 2007, In: Trends in Ecology and Evolution. 22, 1, 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetterpeer-review

  104. Published

    Memes and genes in wild chimpanzees.

    Whiten, A., 2007, In: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 104, 45, p. 17599-17560

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  105. 2006
  106. Published

    Imitation of hierarchical action structure by young children

    Whiten, D. A., Flynn, E., Brown, K. & Lee, T., Nov 2006, In: Developmental Science. 9, 6, p. 574-582 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  107. Published

    Faithful replication of foraging techniques along cultural transmission chains by chimpanzees and children

    Horner, V., Whiten, A., Flynn, E. & de Waal, F. B. M., 12 Sep 2006, In: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 103, 37, p. 13878-13883 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  108. Published

    A bias for social information in human cultural transmission

    Mesoudi, A., Whiten, A. & Dunbar, RIM., Aug 2006, In: British Journal of Psychology. 97, 3, p. 405-423 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  109. Published

    A science of culture: clarifications and extensions

    Mesoudi, A., Whiten, A. & Laland, K. N., Aug 2006, In: Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 29, 4, p. 366-375 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  110. Published

    Towards a unified science of cultural evolution

    Mesoudi, A., Whiten, A. & Laland, K. N., Aug 2006, In: Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 29, 4, p. 329-347 28 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  111. Published

    Neural mechanisms of imitation and 'Mirror Neuron' functioning in autistic spectrum disorder

    Williams, JHG., Waiter, GD., Gilchrist, A., Perrett, D. I., Murray, AD. & Whiten, A., 2006, In: Neuropsychologia. 44, 4, p. 610-621 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  112. 2005
  113. Published

    Animal culture is real but needs to be clearly defined [2]

    Whiten, A., 22 Dec 2005, In: Nature. 438, 7071, 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetterpeer-review

  114. Published

    Conformity to cultural norms of tool use in chimpanzees

    Whiten, A., Horner, V. & de Waal, F. B. M., 29 Sep 2005, In: Nature. 437, 7059, p. 737-740 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  115. Published

    The second inheritance system of chimpanzees and humans

    Whiten, A., 1 Sep 2005, In: Nature. 437, 7055, p. 52-55 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  116. Published

    Causal knowledge and imitation/emulation switching in chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes) and children (Homo sapiens)

    Horner, V. & Whiten, A., Jul 2005, In: Animal Cognition. 8, p. 164-181 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  117. Published

    An fMRI study of joint attention experience

    Williams, J. H. G., Waiter, G. D., Perra, O., Perrett, D. I. & Whiten, A., Mar 2005, In: NeuroImage. 25, 1, p. 133-140 8 p.

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