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Andrew Whiten

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  1. 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

  2. Published

    Reproductive success and the location of the nest site in the territory of the herring gull larus argentatus

    Graves, J., Whiten, A. & Henzi, P., Mar 1986, In : Bird Study. 33, 1, p. 46-48 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. Published

    Interactions between parents and non-residential intruders at a breeding colony of herring gulls larus argentatus

    Henzi, S. P., Graves, J. & Whiten, A., Mar 1990, In : Bird Study. 37, 1, p. 53-60 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  6. Published

    Causes and consequences in the evolution of hominid brain size

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

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  7. Published

    Parent‐Offspring Conflict over Independence in the Herring Gull (Larus argentatus)

    Graves, J., Whiten, A. & Henzi, S. P., 1 Jan 1991, In : Ethology. 88, 1, p. 20-34 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. Published

    On the Nature and Evolution of Imitation in the Animal Kingdom: Reappraisal of a Century of Research

    Whiten, A. & Ham, R., 1 Jan 1992, Advances in the Study of Behavior. C ed. p. 239-283 45 p. (Advances in the Study of Behavior; vol. 21, no. C).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  9. Published

    Mind reading, pretence and imitation in monkeys and apes

    Whiten, A., Mar 1992, In : Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 15, 1, p. 170-171 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  10. Published

    Chemical composition of baboon plant foods: Implications for the interpretation of intra- and interspecific differences in diet

    Barton, R. A., Whiten, A., Byrne, R. W. & English, M., 1 Jan 1993, In : Folia Primatologica. 61, 1, p. 1-20 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

  11. 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.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  12. Published

    Social complexity: The roles of primates' grooming and people's talking

    Whiten, A., Dec 1993, In : Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 16, 4, 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  13. Published

    Reducing complex diets to simple rules: food selection by olive baboons

    Barton, R. A. & Whiten, A., 1 Oct 1994, In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 35, 4, p. 283-293 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  14. Published

    Priority of access and grooming patterns of females in a large and a small group of olive baboons

    Sambrook, T. D., Whiten, A. & Strum, S. C., 1995, In : Animal Behaviour. 50, 6, p. 1667-1682 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  15. Published

    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.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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  17. 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

  18. Published

    Reinterpreting the mentality of apes

    Suddendorf, T. & Whiten, A., 13 Oct 2003, From Mating to Mentality: Evaluating Evolutionary Psychology. Psychology Press, p. 173-196 24 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  19. 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

  20. 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

  21. 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

  22. 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

  23. 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 journalArticle

  24. Published

    Monkeys, apes, imitation and mirror neurons

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

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  25. Published

    Interspecific interactions and welfare implications in mixed species communities of capuchin (Sapajus apella) and squirrel monkeys (Saimiri sciureus) over 3 years.

    Buchanan-Smith, H. M., Griciute, J., Daoudi, S., Leonardi, R. & Whiten, A., Aug 2013, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 147, 3-4, p. 324-333

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  26. Published

    Social Learning in Humans and Nonhuman Animals: Theoretical and Empirical Dissections

    Nielsen, M., Subiaul, F., Galef, B., Zentall, T. & Whiten, D. A., May 2012, In : Journal of Comparative Psychology. 126, 2, p. 109-113

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  27. Published

    Social networks in primates: smart and tolerant species have more efficient networks

    Pasquaretta, C., Leve, M., Claidiere, N., van de Waal, E., Whiten, A., MacIntosh, A. J. J., Pele, M., Bergstrom, M. L., Borgeaud, C., Brosnan, S. F., Crofoot, M. C., Fedigan, L. M., Fichtel, C., Hopper, L. M., Mareno, M. C., Petit, O., Schnoell, A. V., di Sorrentino, E. P., Thierry, B., Tiddi, B. & 1 others, Sueur, C., 23 Dec 2014, In : Scientific Reports. 4, 8 p., 7600.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  28. 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 journalEditorial

  29. 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

  30. 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

  31. 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

  32. Published

    Synchrony and motor mimicking in chimpanzee observational learning

    Fuhrmann, D., Ravignani, A., Marshall-Pescini, S. & Whiten, A., 13 Jun 2014, In : Scientific Reports. 4, 7 p., 5283.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  33. Published

    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.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  34. 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

  35. Published

    Social Cognition: Making us smart, or sometimes making us dumb? Overimitation, conformity, nonconformity, and the transmission of culture in ape and child.

    Whiten, A., 2013, Navigating the social world.: What infants, children, and other species can teach us.. Banaji, M. & Gelman, S. (eds.). United States of America: Oxford University Press, p. 150-154 5 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  36. Published

    Culture and the evolution of interconnected minds

    Whiten, A., 2013, Understanding other minds: Perspectives from developmental social neuroscience. Baron-Cohen, S., Tager-Flusberg, H. & Lombardo, M. (eds.). Third ed. United States of America: Oxford University Press, p. 431-447

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  37. 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 journalArticle

  38. 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 journalArticle

  39. 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 journalArticle

  40. 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

  41. 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 journalArticle

  42. 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

  43. 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 journalArticle

  44. Published

    Social learning, traditions and culture

    Whiten, A., 2012, The Evolution of Primate Societies. Mitani, J. C., Call, J., Kappeler, P. M., Palombit, R. A. & Silk, J. B. (eds.). Chicago : Chicago University Press, p. 681-699 18 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  45. 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 article

  46. Published

    Spontaneous emergence, imitation and spread of alternative foraging techniques among groups of vervet monkeys

    van de Waal, E. & Whiten, A., 10 Oct 2012, In : PLoS ONE. 7, 10, 7 p., e47008.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  47. Published

    Culture Evolves

    Whiten, A. (ed.), Hinde, R. (ed.), Stringer, C. (ed.) & Laland, K. N. (ed.), 2012, Oxford University Press.

    Research output: Book/ReportAnthology

  48. Published

    The comparative and evolutionary psycholoy of social learning and culture

    Hopper, L. M. & Whiten, A., 2012, The Oxford Handbook of Comparative Evolutionary Psychology. Vonk, J. & Shackelford, T. (eds.). Oxford University Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  49. Published

    Social learning and culture in primates. Evidence from free-ranging and captive populations

    Price, E. & Whiten, A., 2012, Handbook of Comparative Cognition. Zentall, T. & Wasserman, E. (eds.). Oxford University Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  50. Published

    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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