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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 journalArticle

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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

  4. 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 journalArticle

  5. Published

    A second inheritance system: the extension of biology through culture

    Whiten, A., 6 Oct 2017, In : Interface Focus. 7, 5, 16 p., 20160142.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  6. 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 journalArticle

  7. 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 journalArticle

  8. Published

    Acquisition of a socially learned tool use sequence in chimpanzees: implications for cumulative culture

    Vale, G. L., Davis, S. J., Lambeth, S. P., Schapiro, S. J. & Whiten, A., Sep 2017, In : Evolution and Human Behavior. 38, 5, p. 635-644 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  9. Published

    Adaptive cultural transmission biases in children and nonhuman primates

    Price, E. E., Wood, L. A. & Whiten, A., Aug 2017, In : Infant Behavior and Development. 48, Part A, p. 45-53 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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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.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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    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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    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

  13. Published

    Animal cultures matter for conservation

    Brakes, P., Dall, S. R. X., Aplin, L. M., Bearhop, S., Carroll, E. L., Ciucci, P., Fishlock, V., Ford, J. K. B., Garland, E. C., Keith, S. A., McGregor, P. K., Mesnick, S. L., Noad, M. J., Notarbartolo di Sciara, G., Robbins, M. M., Simmonds, M. P., Spina, F., Thornton, A., Wade, P. R., Whiting, M. J. & 5 others, Williams, J., Rendell, L., Whitehead, H., Whiten, A. & Rutz, C., 8 Mar 2019, In : Science. 363, 6431, p. 1032-1034 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  14. 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

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    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

  16. 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/debate

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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.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  18. 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

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    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

  20. 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 journalArticle

  21. Published

    Chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes) display limited behavioural flexibility when faced with a changing foraging task requiring tool use

    Harrison, R. A. & Whiten, A., 19 Feb 2018, In : PeerJ. 6, 28 p., e4366.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  22. Published

    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

  23. 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/debate

  24. 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 journalArticle

  25. 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 journalArticle

  26. 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 journalLetter

  27. 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 journalArticle

  28. 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 journalArticle

  29. 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

  30. 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 journalArticle

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    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 article

  32. 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 journalArticle

  33. 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 survey

  34. 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 journalEditorial

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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

  37. 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

  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

    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

  40. Published

    Do children copy an expert or a majority? Examining selective learning in instrumental and normative contexts

    Burdett, E. R. R., Lucas, A. J., Buchsbaum, D., McGuigan, N., Wood, L. A. & Whiten, A., 21 Oct 2016, In : PLoS One. 11, 10, 20 p., e0164698.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  41. 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 journalArticle

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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.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  44. 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 journalArticle

  45. 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

  46. 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 journalArticle

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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.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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