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Andrew Whiten

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

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    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 journalArticle

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    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

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    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.

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    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.

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    ADOPTION OF STRANGE CHICKS BY HERRING-GULLS, LARUS-ARGENTATUS L

    GRAVES, J. A. & WHITEN, A., 1980, In : Zeitschrift für Tierpsychologie. 54, 3, p. 267-278 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    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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    Assessing public engagement with science in a university primate research centre in a national zoo

    Bowler, M. T., Buchanan-Smith, H. M. & Whiten, A., 4 Apr 2012, In : PLoS One. 7, 4, e34505.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    Can young chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes) imitate arbitrary actions? Hayes & Hayes (1952) revisited

    Custance, D. M., Whiten, A. & Bard, K. A., 1 Jan 1995, In : Behaviour. 132, 11-12, p. 837-859 23 p.

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    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.

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    Causes and consequences in the evolution of hominid brain size

    Whiten, A., Jun 1990, In : Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 13, 2, 1 p.

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    Charting cultural variation in chimpanzees

    Whiten, A., Goodall, J., McGew, WC., Nishida, T., Reynolds, V., Sugiyama, Y., Tutin, CEG., Wrangham, RW. & Boesch, C., 2001, In : Behaviour. 138, p. 1489-1525

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    Chimpanzee and human cultures

    Whiten, A., 1998, In : Current Anthropology. 39, p. 609-610

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    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.

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    Chimpanzees copy dominant and knowledgeable individuals: implications for cultural diversity

    Kendal, R., Hopper, L. M., Whiten, A., Brosnan, S. F., Lambeth, S. P., Schapiro, S. J. & Hoppitt, W., Jan 2015, In : Evolution and Human Behavior. 36, 1, p. 65-72 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    Cognitive Evolution in Primates: Evidence from Tactical Deception

    Byrne, R. W. & WHITEN, A., Sep 1992, In : Man. 27, 3, p. 609-627 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    Comparative cultural cognition

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

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    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 journalArticle

  21. 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.

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  22. 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

  23. 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.

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    Cultures in chimpanzees

    Whiten, A., Goodall, J., McGew, WC., Nishida, T. & 5, O., 17 Jun 1999, In : Nature. 399, 6737, p. 682-685 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    DIETARY AND FORAGING STRATEGIES OF BABOONS

    WHITEN, A., Byrne, R. W., BARTON, R. A., WATERMAN, P. G. & HENZI, S. P., 29 Nov 1991, In : Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London Series B. 334, 1270, p. 187-197 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  26. Published

    DIETARY DECISIONS OF MOUNTAIN BABOONS

    Byrne, R. W., WHITEN, A., WATERMAN, P. & HENZI, P., Oct 1987, In : International Journal of Primatology. 8, 5, p. 467-467 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  27. Published

    Demise of the checksheet: Using off-the-shelf miniature hand-held computers for remote fieldwork applications

    Whiten, A. & Barton, R. A., Jun 1988, In : Trends in Ecology and Evolution. 3, 6, p. 146-148 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    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 journalArticle

  29. 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.

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  30. Published

    Ecology, feeding competition and social structure in baboons

    Barton, R. A., Byrne, R. W. & Whiten, A., May 1996, In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 38, 5, p. 321-329 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    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.

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    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.

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    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.

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    Evidence for weak or linear conformity but not for hyper-conformity in an everyday social learning context

    Claidiere, N., Bowler, M. T. & Whiten, A., 20 Feb 2012, In : PLoS One. 7, 2, e30970.

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    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.

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    Experimental evidence for the co-evolution of hominin tool-making teaching and language

    Morgan, T. J. H., Uomini, N. T., Rendell, L. E., Chouinard-Thuly, L., Street, S. E., Lewis, H. M., Cross, C. P., Evans, C., Kearney, R., de la Torre, I., Whiten, A. & Laland, K. N., 13 Jan 2015, In : Nature Communications. 6, 8 p., 6029.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    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.

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    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

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    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.

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  43. Published

    Feeding competition among female olive baboons, papio anubis

    Barton, R. A. & Whiten, A., 1 Jan 1993, In : Animal Behaviour. 46, 4, p. 777-789 13 p.

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    Frequency of behavior witnessed and conformity in an everyday social context

    Claidière, N., Bowler, M., Brookes, S., Brown, R. & Whiten, A., 20 Jun 2014, In : PLoS ONE. 9, 6, 10 p., e99874.

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    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.

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    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

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    Grooming interactions among the chimpanzees of the Budongo Forest, Uganda: Tests of five explanatory models

    Arnold, K. & Whiten, A., Apr 2003, In : Behaviour. 140, 4, p. 519-552 34 p.

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    HABITAT USE AND RESOURCE AVAILABILITY IN BABOONS

    BARTON, R. A., WHITEN, A., STRUM, S. C., Byrne, R. W. & SIMPSON, A. J., May 1992, In : Animal Behaviour. 43, 5, p. 831-844 14 p.

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    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.

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    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.

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