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2017

Is the tendency to conform influenced by the age of the majority?

McGuigan, N. & Burgess, V. May 2017 In : Journal of Experimental Child Psychology. 157, p. 49-65 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Recognition (Psychology)
Open Access
File
mood
Anxiety
Dogs
Students
student

Young children display an increase in prosocial donating in response to an upwards shift in generosity by a same-aged peer

Messer, E. J. E., Burgess, V., Sinclair, M., Grant, S., Spencer, D. & McGuigan, N. 1 Jun 2017 In : Scientific Reports. 7, 2633

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
child
reciprocity
Reward
reward
human being
2016
Open Access
File
Cues
Causality
Motivation
Learning
Efficiency

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, e0164698

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Operant Conditioning
Learning
Open Access
File
child
Recognition (Psychology)
measurement method
individual
adult

Social learning in the real-world: ‘Over-imitation’ occurs in both children and adults unaware of participation in an experiment and independently of social interaction

Whiten, A., Allan, G., Devlin, S., Kseib, N., Raw, N. & McGuigan, N. 28 Jul 2016 In : PLOS ONE. 11, 7, e0159920

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
action
Interpersonal Relations
Learning
imitation
Experiments

The Development of Selective Copying: Children’s Learning from an Expert versus their Mother

Lucas, A. J., Burdett, E. R. R., Burgess, V., Wood, L. A., McGuigan, N., Harris, P. L. & Whiten, A. 29 Dec 2016 In : Child Development.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Learning
learning
experiment
Recognition (Psychology)
familiarity

The Influence of Receiver Status on Donor Prosociality in 6- to 11-Year-Old Children

McGuigan, N., Fisher, R. & Glasgow, R. May 2016 In : Child Development. 87, 3, p. 855–869 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

recipient
resources
child
adult
structure

‘‘Model age-based” and ‘‘copy when uncertain” biases in children’s social learning of a novel task

Wood, L. A., Harrison, R. A., Lucas, A. J., McGuigan, N., Burdett, E. R. R. & Whiten, A. Oct 2016 In : Journal of Experimental Child Psychology. 150, p. 272–284 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Learning
Efficiency
learning
Interpersonal Relations
Uncertainty
2015

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. 2015 In : Scientific Reports. 5, 7631

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Cebus
Pan troglodytes
Child Behavior
Primates

The influence of peers on the tendency of 3- and 4-year-old children to over-imitate

McGuigan, N. & Robertson, S. Aug 2015 In : Journal of Experimental Child Psychology. 136, p. 42-54 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Efficiency
Reward
Cultural Evolution
experiment
2013
information
measurement method
child
dominance
ranking

The influence of model status on the tendency of young children to over-imitate

McGuigan, N. Dec 2013 In : Journal of Experimental Child Psychology. 116, 4, p. 962-969 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2012
Open Access
File
Learning
Efficiency
2011
Reward
Learning
Efficiency
2010
Reward
Learning
Power (Psychology)
transparency
learning
2009

Does the direction in which a figure is looking influence whether it is visible?

McGuigan, N. 1 Sep 2009 In : The Journal of Genetic Psychology. 170, 3, p. 227-233 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Paint
visibility

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 B. 364, 1528, p. 2417-2428 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

learning
Pan troglodytes
Learning
imitation
experiment
Learning
Reward
learning
imitation
tool use
2007

Can 2- and 3-year-old children be trained to perform visual perception tasks?

McGuigan, N. Sep 2007 In : British Journal of Developmental Psychology. 25, 3, p. 327-334 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Can young pre school children be trained to perform perceptive deprivation tasks?

McGuigan, N. 2007 In : The Journal of Genetic Psychology. 168, 1, p. 37-42 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Imitation of causally necessary versus unnecessary tool use by 3- and 5-year-old children

McGuigan, N., Flynn, E. & Horner, V. 2007 In : Cognitive Development. 22, 3, p. 356-364

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

imitation
tool use

Preschool children's understanding of partial occlusions

McGuigan, N. & Doherty, M. 2006 In : British Journal of Developmental Psychology. p. 727-732

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2002

The relation between hiding skill and judgement of eye direction in preschool children

McGuigan, N. & Doherty, M. J. May 2002 In : Developmental Psychology. 38, 3, p. 418-427 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle