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Andrew Whiten

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  1. 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 journalArticlepeer-review

  2. Published

    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 journalArticlepeer-review

  3. 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 journalArticlepeer-review

  4. 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 journalArticlepeer-review

  5. 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 journalArticlepeer-review

  6. Published

    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.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  7. 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 journalArticlepeer-review

  8. 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 journalArticlepeer-review

  9. Published

    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.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  10. Published

    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 journalArticlepeer-review

  11. Published

    Comparative cultural cognition

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

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  12. Published

    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 journalArticlepeer-review

  13. 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 journalArticlepeer-review

  14. 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 journalArticlepeer-review

  15. 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 journalArticlepeer-review

  16. Published

    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 journalArticlepeer-review

  17. 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 journalArticlepeer-review

  18. 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 journalArticlepeer-review

  19. 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 journalArticlepeer-review

  20. 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 journalArticlepeer-review

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  22. Published

    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.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  23. Published

    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.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  24. 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 journalArticlepeer-review

  25. Published

    Experimental "Microcultures" in Young Children: Identifying Biographic, Cognitive, and Social Predictors of Information Transmission

    Flynn, E. & Whiten, A., 2012, In: Child Development. 83, 3, p. 911-925 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  26. 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 journalArticlepeer-review

  27. 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 journalArticlepeer-review

  28. 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 journalArticlepeer-review

  29. Published

    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.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  30. Published

    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.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  31. 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 journalArticlepeer-review

  32. Published

    Imitation and 'theory of mind' competencies in discrimination of autism from other neurodevelpmental disorders.

    Perra, O., Williams, J. H. G., Whiten, A., Fraser, L., Benzie, H. & Perrett, D. I., Jul 2008, In: Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders. 2, 3, p. 456-468 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  33. 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 journalArticlepeer-review

  34. Published

    Imitation of hierarchical action structure by young children

    Whiten, D. A., Flynn, E., Brown, K. & Lee, T., Nov 2006, In: Developmental Science. 9, 6, p. 574-582 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  35. Published

    Imitation of hierarchical structure versus component details of complex actions by 3- and 5-year-old children

    Flynn, E. & Whiten, A., Dec 2008, In: Journal of Experimental Child Psychology. 101, 4, p. 228-240 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  36. Published

    Imitation, emulation and the transmission of culture (commentary on S Hurley)

    Whiten, A., Feb 2008, In: Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 31, p. 39-40 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  37. Published

    Imitation, mirror neurons and autism

    Williams, JHG., Whiten, A., Suddendorf, T. & Perrett, D. I., Jun 2001, In: Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews. 25, 4, p. 287-295 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  38. Published

    Imitation, theory of mind and related activities in autism An observational study of spontaneous behaviour in everyday contexts

    Brown, J. & Whiten, A., 2000, In: Autism. 4, 2, p. 185-204

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  39. Published

    Imitative learning by captive western lowland gorillas (Gorilla gorilla gorilla) in a simulated food-processing task

    Stoinski, TS., Wrate, JL., Ure, N. & Whiten, A., Sep 2001, In: Journal of Comparative Psychology. 115, 3, p. 272-281 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  40. 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 journalArticlepeer-review

  41. 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 journalArticlepeer-review

  42. 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 journalArticlepeer-review

  43. 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 journalArticlepeer-review

  44. Published

    Living Together: Behavior and Welfare in Single and Mixed Species Groups of Capuchin (Cebus apella) and Squirrel Monkeys (Saimiri sciureus)

    Leonardi, R., Buchanan-Smith, H. M., Dufour, V., MacDonald, C. & Whiten, A., Jan 2010, In: American Journal of Primatology. 72, 1, p. 33-47

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  45. 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 journalArticlepeer-review

  46. Published

    Mental evolution and development: Evidence for secondary representation in children, great apes and other animals

    Suddendorf, T. & Whiten, A., Sep 2001, In: Psychological Bulletin. 127, 5, p. 629-650 22 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  47. 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 journalArticlepeer-review

  48. 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 journalArticlepeer-review

  49. Published

    Monkeys, apes, imitation and mirror neurons

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

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  50. 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 journalArticlepeer-review

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