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Andrew Whiten

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  1. 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 journalArticle

  2. 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 journalArticle

  3. 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 journalArticle

  4. Published

    The place of "deep social mind" in the evolution of human nature

    Whiten, A., 2007, What makes us human?. Pasternak, C. A. (ed.). Oneworld Publications, p. 146-163

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  5. 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 journalArticle

  6. 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 journalArticle

  7. 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

  8. 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 journalArticle

  9. 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 journalArticle

  10. 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 journalArticle

  11. 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 journalArticle

  12. 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

  13. Published

    The identification of culture in chimpanzees and other animals: From natural history to diffusion experiments.

    Whiten, A., 2009, The Question of Animal Culture. Laland, K. N. & Galef jr, B. G. (eds.). Harvard University Press, p. 99-124

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  14. 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 journalArticle

  15. 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 journalArticle

  16. Published

    'Introduction' to Section 4 'Sociality and Morality: Evolutionary, Developmental and Philosophical Perspectives'

    Torrance, A. J. & Whiten, A., 2006, Human Nature. Royal Society of Edinburgh, p. 201-206

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingOther contribution

  17. 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

  18. 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

  19. 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 journalArticle

  20. 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 journalArticle

  21. 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

  22. Published

    The significance of socially transmitted information for nutrition and health in the great ape clade

    Whiten, A., 2006, Social Information Transmission and Human Biology. Wells, JCK., Strickland, SS. & Laland, K. (eds.). CRC Press, p. 118-134

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  23. 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

  24. 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 journalArticle

  25. Published

    Machiavellian Intelligence II: Extensions and Evaluations.Japanese edition

    Whiten, A. & Byrne, R. W., 2004, Nakanishiya Shuppan Press.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  26. Published

    The dissection of imitation and its 'cognitive kin' in comparative and developmental psychology

    Whiten, A., 2006, Imitation and the development of the social mind: Lessons from typical development and autism. Rogers, S. & Williams, JHG. (eds.). Guilford Press, p. 227-250

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  27. Published

    Chimpanzee cultures

    Whiten, A., 2005, The World Atlas of Great Apes and their Conservation United Nations Environment Programme. Caldecott, J. & Miles, L. (eds.). University of California Press, p. 66-67

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  28. Published

    Social learning in monkeys and apes: cultural animals?

    Caldwell, C. A. & Whiten, A., 2007, Primates in Perspective. Campbell, CJ., Fuentes, A., MacKinnon, KC., Panger, M. & Bearder, SK. (eds.). Oxford University Press, p. 652-664

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  29. Published
  30. 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 journalArticle

  31. Published

    Great ape cognition and the evolutionary roots of human imagination

    Whiten, A. & Suddendorf, T., 2007, In : Proceedings of the British Academy. 147, p. 31-60

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  32. 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

  33. Published

    Elicited imitation in children and adults with autism: is there a deficit?

    Beadle-Brown, JD. & Whiten, A., Jun 2004, In : Journal of Intellectual and Developmental Disability. 29, 2, p. 147-163 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  34. 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

  35. 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

  36. Published

    How do apes ape?

    Whiten, A., Horner, V., Litchfield, C. & Marshall-Pescini, S., Feb 2004, In : Learning and Behavior. 32, 1, p. 36-52 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  37. Published

    Is human cultural evolution Darwinian? Evidence reviewed from the perspective of 'The Origin of Species'

    Mesoudi, A., Whiten, A. & Laland, K. N., Jan 2004, In : Evolution. 58, 1, p. 1-11 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  38. Published

    A voxel based investigation of brain structure in male adolescents with autistic spectrum disorder

    Waiter, GD., Williams, JHG., Murray, AD., Gilchrist, A., Perrett, D. I. & Whiten, A., Jun 2004, In : NeuroImage. 22, 2, p. 619-625 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  39. Published

    Cultural panthropology

    Whiten, A., Horner, V. & Marshall-Pescini, S., 2003

    Research output: Other contribution

  40. Published

    A systematic review of action imitation in autistic spectrum disorder

    Williams, JHG., Whiten, A. & Singh, T., Jun 2004, In : Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders. 34, 3, p. 285-299 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  41. Published

    Scrounging facilitates social learning in common marmosets Callithrix jacchus.

    Caldwell, C. A. & Whiten, A., Jun 2003, In : Animal Behaviour. 65, 6, p. 1085-1092 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  42. Published

    Selective imitation in child and chimpanzee: a window on the construal of others' actions

    Whiten, A., Horner, V. & Marshall-Pescini, S., 2005, Perspectives on Imitation: From cognitive neuroscience to social science. Hurley, S. & Chater, N. (eds.). MIT Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  43. 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

  44. Published

    Evolutionary perspectives on imitation: Is a comparative psychology of social learning possible?

    Caldwell, C. A. & Whiten, A., Dec 2002, In : Animal Cognition. 5, p. 193-208 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  45. Published

    Theory of Mind

    Whiten, A., 2003, Encylopedia of Cognitive Science, vol 4. Nadel, L. (ed.). Nature publishing group, p. 376-379

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  46. Published
  47. Published

    The evolutionary roots of culture

    Whiten, A., 2001

    Research output: Other contribution

  48. Published

    Tactical deception and "mindreading"

    Whiten, A. & MacDonald, D. (ed.), 2001

    Research output: Other contribution

  49. Published

    Meta-representation and secondary representation. (letter commentary on Social Cognition in Chimpanzees, by J. Call)

    Whiten, A. & Suddendorf, T., Sep 2001, In : Trends in Cognitive Sciences. 5, 9, p. 378 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  50. Published

    Imitation and cultural transmission in apes and cetaceans

    Whiten, A., Apr 2001

    Research output: Other contribution

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