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The Evolutionary and Developmental Origins of Inquiring Minds: Studies of Causal Reasoning; Curiosity and Executive Control

Publications

What happened? Do preschool children and capuchin monkeys spontaneously use visual traces to locate a reward?

Author(s): Zeynep Civelek; Christoph J. Völter; Christoph J. Völter; Amanda M. Seed
Published in: Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 2021, ISSN 0962-8452
Publisher: Royal Society of London
DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2021.1101

Inferring unseen causes : developmental and evolutionary origins

Author(s): Civelek, Zeynep Call, Josep Seed, Amanda
Published in: Frontiers in Psychology, 2020, ISSN 1664-1078
Publisher: Frontiers Research Foundation
DOI: 10.3389/fpsyg.2020.00872

Chimpanzees flexibly update working memory contents and show susceptibility to distraction in the self-ordered search task

Author(s): Völter, Christoph J.; Mundry, Roger; Call, Josep; Seed, Amanda M.
Published in: Proc Biol Sci, 2019, ISSN 0962-8452
Publisher: Royal Society of London
DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2019.0715

Better all by myself : gaining personal experience, not watching others, improves 3-year-olds’ performance in a causal trap task

Author(s): Yuniarto, Laras Gerson, Sarah Seed, Amanda Madeleine
Published in: Journal of Experimental Child Psychology, 2020, ISSN 0022-0965
Publisher: Academic Press
DOI: 10.1016/j.jecp.2019.104792

Inhibitory control and cue relevance modulate chimpanzees’ (Pan troglodytes) performance in a spatial foraging task

Author(s): Völter, Christoph J. Tinklenberg, Brandon Call, Josep Seed, Amanda M.
Published in: Journal of Comparative Psychology, 2022, ISSN 0735-7036
Publisher: American Psychological Association
DOI: 10.1037/com0000313

Comparative psychometrics: establishing what differs is central to understanding what evolves

Author(s): Christoph J. Völter, Brandon Tinklenberg, Josep Call, Amanda M. Seed
Published in: Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 373/1756, 2018, Page(s) 20170283, ISSN 0962-8436
Publisher: Royal Society of London
DOI: 10.1098/rstb.2017.0283

The structure of executive functions in preschool children and chimpanzees

Author(s): Voelter, Christoph J. Reindl, Eva Felsche, Elisa Civelek, Zeynep Whalen, Andrew Lugosi, Zsuzsa Duncan, Lisa Hermann, Esther Call, Josep Seed, Amanda M.
Published in: Scientific Reports, 2022, ISSN 2045-2322
Publisher: Nature Publishing Group
DOI: 10.1038/s41598-022-08406-7

Thinking inside the box : mental manipulation of working memory contents in 3- to 7-year-old children

Author(s): Reindl, Eva Parkash, Divya Voelter, Christoph Johannes Seed, Amanda Madeleine
Published in: Cognitive Development, 2021, ISSN 0885-2014
Publisher: Elsevier BV
DOI: 10.1016/j.cogdev.2021.101068

Datasets

ESM Movie S1 from Chimpanzees flexibly update working memory contents and show susceptibility to distraction in the self-ordered search task

Author(s): Völter, Christoph J.; Mundry, Roger; Call, Josep; Seed, Amanda M.
Published in: The Royal Society

ESM Movie S2 from Chimpanzees flexibly update working memory contents and show susceptibility to distraction in the self-ordered search task

Author(s): Völter, Christoph J.; Mundry, Roger; Call, Josep; Seed, Amanda M.
Published in: The Royal Society

Data file from Chimpanzees flexibly update working memory contents and show susceptibility to distraction in the self-ordered search task.

Author(s): Völter, Christoph J.; Mundry, Roger; Call, Josep; Seed, Amanda M.
Published in: The Royal Society