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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

    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

  9. 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

  10. 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

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    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

  12. 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

  13. 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

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    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

  16. 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

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    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

  18. 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

  19. Published

    Monkeys, apes, imitation and mirror neurons

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

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    Mutual medication in capuchin monkeys - Social anointing improves coverage of topically applied anti-parasite medicines

    Bowler, M. T., Messer, E. J. E., Claidiere, N. & Whiten, A., 12 Oct 2015, In : Scientific Reports. 5, 15030.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  22. Published

    The nature of culture: an eight-grade model for the evolution and expansion of cultural capacities in hominins and other animals

    Haidle, M. N., Bolus, M., Collard, M., Conard, N. J., Garofoli, D., Lombard, M., Nowell, A., Tennie, C. & Whiten, A., 1 Jul 2015, In : Journal of Anthropological Sciences. 93, p. 43-70 28 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  23. 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

  24. Published

    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

  25. 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

  26. Published

    Selective and contagious prosocial resource donation in capuchin monkeys, chimpanzees and humans

    Claidière, N., Whiten, A., Mareno, M. C., Messer, E. J. E., Brosnan, S. F., Hopper, L. M., Lambeth, S. P., Schapiro, S. J. & McGuigan, N., 6 Jan 2015, In : Scientific Reports. 5, 7631.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  27. 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

  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

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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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    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

  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

    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

  33. 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

  34. 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

  35. 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

  36. 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

  37. 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

  38. 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

  39. 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

  40. 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

  41. 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

  42. 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

  43. 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

  44. 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

  45. Published
  46. Published

    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

  47. Published

    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.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  48. 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 journalArticle

  49. 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

  50. 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

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