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Research at St Andrews

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 unified account of culture should accommodate animal cultures

    Whiten, A., 28 May 2020, In: Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 43, e118.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debatepeer-review

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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 journalEditorialpeer-review

  9. 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 journalLetterpeer-review

  10. Published

    Ape behaviour and the origins of human culture

    Whiten, A., 2010, Mind the Gap: Tracing the Origins of Human Universals. Kappeler, P. M. & Silk, J. B. (eds.). Springer, p. 429-450

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  11. Published

    Apes: Social learning

    Whiten, A., 1 Jan 2019, Encyclopedia of Animal Behavior. Elsevier Inc., p. 327-333 7 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  12. 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

  13. 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

  14. Published

    Brainpower boost for birds in large groups

    Whiten, A., 7 Feb 2018, In: Nature. 554, 7692, p. 303-304 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debatepeer-review

  15. 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

  16. 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

  17. 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 articlepeer-review

  18. 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

  19. Published

    Clarifying the time frame and units of selection in the cultural group selection hypothesis

    Whiten, A. & Erdal, D., Jan 2016, In: Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 39, p. 45 e57.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debatepeer-review

  20. 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

  21. Published

    Collaborative research and behavioral management

    Schapiro, S. J., Brosnan, S. F., Hopkins, W. D., Whiten, A., Kendal, R., Sherwood, C. C. & Lambeth, S. P., 1 Jan 2017, Handbook of Primate Behavioral Management. CRC Press, p. 243-254 12 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  22. 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

  23. Published

    Comparing social skills of children and apes

    deWaal, FBM., Boesch, C., Horner, V. & Whiten, A., 1 Feb 2008, In: Science. 319, 5863, p. 569 569 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetterpeer-review

  24. 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

  25. 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

  26. 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

  27. Published

    Cultural diffusion in humans and other animals

    Whiten, A., Caldwell, C. A. & Mesoudi, A., Apr 2016, In: Current Opinion in Psychology. 8, p. 15-21 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  28. Published

    Cultural evolution in animals

    Whiten, A., Nov 2019, In: Annual Review of Ecology, Evolution, and Systematics. 50, p. 27-48

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview articlepeer-review

  29. Published

    Cultural panthropology

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

    Research output: Other contribution

  30. 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

  31. Published

    Culture and conformity shape fruitfly mating

    Whiten, A., 30 Nov 2018, In: Science. 362, 6418, p. 998-999 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalShort surveypeer-review

  32. Published

    Culture evolves Introduction

    Whiten, A., Hinde, R. A., Laland, K. N. & Stringer, C. B., 12 Apr 2011, In: Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society. B, Biological Sciences. 366, 1567, p. 938-948 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialpeer-review

  33. 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

  34. 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

  35. 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

  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 journalArticlepeer-review

  37. 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

  38. Published
  39. 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

  40. 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

  41. 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

  42. 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

  43. Published
  44. 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

  45. 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 journalArticlepeer-review

  46. 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

  47. 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

  48. Published

    Foraging skills develop over generations in the wild

    Whiten, A., 1 Oct 2018, In: Nature. 562, 7726, p. 198-200 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debatepeer-review

  49. 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

  50. 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

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