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Andrew Whiten

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  1. Article › Research › Peer-reviewed
  2. Published

    Social learning and primate reintroduction

    Custance, DM., Whiten, A. & Fredman, T., Jun 2002, In : International Journal of Primatology. 23, p. 479-499 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. 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 journalArticle

  4. Published

    Social learning by orangutans in a simulated food-processing task

    Stoinski, TS. & Whiten, A., Sep 2003, In : Journal of Comparative Psychology. 117, p. 272-282 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  5. Published

    Social learning of an artificial fruit task in capuchin monkeys (Cebus apella)

    Custance, DM., Whiten, A. & Fredman, T., Mar 1999, In : Journal of Comparative Psychology. 113, 1, p. 13-23 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  6. 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 journalArticle

  7. Published

    Social relationships of mountain baboons: Leadership and affiliation in a non‐female‐bonded monkey

    Byrne, R. W., Whiten, A. & Henzi, S. P., 1989, In : American Journal of Primatology. 18, 3, p. 191-207 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. 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 journalArticle

  9. Published

    Structural white matter deficits in high-functioning individuals with autistic spectrum disorder: a voxel-based investigation

    Waiter, GD., Williams, JHG., Murray, AD., Gilchrist, A., Perrett, D. I. & Whiten, A., 15 Jan 2005, In : NeuroImage. 24, 2, p. 455-461 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  10. 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 journalArticle

  11. Published

    TACTICAL DECEPTION IN PRIMATES

    WHITEN, A. & Byrne, R. W., Jun 1988, In : Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 11, 2, p. 233-244 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  12. Published

    TACTICAL DECEPTION OF FAMILIAR INDIVIDUALS IN BABOONS (PAPIO-URSINUS)

    Byrne, R. W. & WHITEN, A., 1985, In : Animal Behaviour. 33, MAY, p. 669-673 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  13. Published

    THE BEHAVIORAL ECOLOGY OF MOUNTAIN BABOONS

    WHITEN, A., Byrne, R. W. & HENZI, S. P., Aug 1987, In : International Journal of Primatology. 8, 4, p. 367-388 22 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  14. Published

    THE GASTROINTESTINAL PARASITES OF PAPIO-URSINUS FROM THE DRAKENSBERG MOUNTAINS, REPUBLIC OF SOUTH-AFRICA

    APPLETON, C. C., HENZI, S. P., WHITEN, A. & Byrne, R. W., Oct 1986, In : International Journal of Primatology. 7, 5, p. 449-456 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  15. Published
  16. Published

    Testing for social learning and imitation in common marmosets, Callithrix jacchus, using an "artificial fruit"

    Caldwell, C. A. & Whiten, A., Apr 2004, In : Animal Cognition. 7, 2, p. 77-85 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  17. Published

    Testing for social learning in the 'artificial fruit' processing of wildborn orangutans (Pongo pygmaeus), Tanjung Puting, Indonesia

    Custance, D., Whiten, A., Sambrook, T. & Galdikas, B., 2001, In : Animal Cognition. 4, 3-4, p. 305-313

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  18. Published
  19. 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 journalArticle

  20. 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 journalArticle

  21. Published

    The cultures of chimpanzees

    Whiten, A. & Boesch, C., 2001, In : Scientific American. 284, 1, p. 48-55

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  22. Published

    The effect of troop size on travel and foraging in mountain baboons

    Henzi, S. P., Lycett, J. E., Weingrill, T., Byrne, R. W. & Whiten, A., Jul 1997, In : South African Journal of Science. 93, 7, p. 333-335 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  23. 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 journalArticle

  24. 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 journalArticle

  25. Published

    The hierarchical transformation of event knowledge in human cultural transmission

    Mesoudi, A. & Whiten, A., 2004, In : Journal of Cognition and Culture. 4, 1, p. 1-24

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  26. 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 journalArticle

  27. Published
  28. 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 journalArticle

  29. Published
  30. Published

    The thinking primates guide to deception

    Byrne, R. W. & WHITEN, A., 3 Dec 1987, In : New Scientist. 116, 1589, p. 54-57 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  31. 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 journalArticle

  32. 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 journalArticle

  33. Published

    Transfer of the 'picture in the head' analogy to natural contexts to aid false belief understanding in autism

    McGregor, E. M., Whiten, A. & Blackburn, P., 1998, In : Autism. 2, p. 367-385

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  34. 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 journalArticle

  35. Published

    Triangulation, intervening variables and experience projection

    Whiten, A., Feb 1998, In : Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 21, p. 132-133

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  36. E-pub ahead of print

    Twenty questions about cultural cognitive gadgets

    Whiten, A., 12 Sep 2019, In : The Behavioral and brain sciences. 42, 186.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  37. Published

    Use of leaves to inspect ectoparasites in wild chimpanzees: a third cultural variant?

    Assersohn, C., Whiten, A., Kiwede, ZT., Tinka, J. & Karamagi, J., Oct 2004, In : Primates. 45, 4, p. 255-258 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  38. 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 journalArticle

  39. 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 journalArticle

  40. Published

    Why does the herring gull lay three eggs?

    Graves, J., Whiten, A. & Henzi, P., Aug 1984, In : Animal Behaviour. 32, 3, p. 798-805 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  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 journalArticle

  42. 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 journalArticle

  43. Letter › Research › Peer-reviewed
  44. 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 journalLetter

  45. 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 journalLetter

  46. Published

    Is this the first portrayal of tool use by a chimp? [2]

    Whiten, A. & McGrew, W. C., 4 Jan 2001, In : Nature. 409, 6816, 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

  47. 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 journalLetter

  48. 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 journalLetter

  49. Comment/debate › Research › Peer-reviewed
  50. 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/debate

  51. 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/debate

  52. 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/debate

  53. Published

    Identifying 'traditions' and 'conformity' experimentally.

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

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

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