Selected Publications

McAuliffe, K., Blake, P. R., Steinbeis, N., & Warneken, F. (2017). The developmental foundations of human fairness. Nature Human Behaviour, 1(42).

Warneken, F. (2016). Insights into the biological foundation of human altruistic sentiments. Current Opinion in Psychology, 7, 51–56.

Melis, A.P., Warneken, F. (2016). The Psychology of Cooperation: Insights from Chimpanzees and Children.Evolutionary Anthropology, 25, 297-305.

Warneken, F. (2015). Precocious prosociality – why do young children help? Child Development Perspectives, 9(1), 1-6.

Blake, P. R., McAuliffe, K., Callaghan, T., Corbit, J., Barry, O., Bowie, A., Greaves, R., Kleutsch, L., Kramer, K., Ross, E., Vongsachang, H., Wrangham, R., & Warneken, F. (2015). The ontogeny of fairness in seven societies. Nature, 528, 258-261.

Warneken, F., & Rosati, A. G. (2015). Cognitive capacities for cooking in chimpanzees. Proceedings of the Royal Society: B, 282(1809)Supplementary online material

xxxxxxx Selected Press: New York TimesBBCBBC EarthPBSTime, The Wall Street Journal, xxxxxxxForbesDiscoveryNatureScientific American,  Telegraph,  Le Monde,  ZEIT,  Süddeutsche, xxxxxxxSpiegel, WLRNCBS RadioLiving on EarthScience FridayWGBHHarvard Gazette

xxxxxxxResponse: Rosati, A. G., & Warneken, F. (2016). How comparative psychology can shed light xxxxxxxon human evolution: Response to Beran et al.’s discussion of “Cognitive capacities for cooking xxxxxxxin chimpanzees. Learning & Behavior.

Jordan, J., McAuliffe, K., & Warneken, F. (2014). Development of in-group favoritism in children’s third-party punishment of selfishness Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 111(35), 12710-12715.

Warneken, F. (2013a). Young children proactively remedy unnoticed accidents. Cognition, 126(1), 101-108.

Hamann, K., Warneken, F., Greenberg, J. A., & Tomasello, M. (2011). Collaboration encourages equal sharing in children, but not in chimpanzees. Nature, 476(7360), 328-331.

Warneken, F., & Tomasello, M. (2006). Altruistic helping in human infants and young chimpanzees. Science, 311, 1301-1303. Supplemental online videos

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