Theory & Reviews

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.

Warneken, F. (2015). Are social norms and reciprocity necessary for early helping? Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 112(10), E1052-E1052.

Warneken, F., & Tomasello, M. (2015). The developmental and evolutionary origins of human helping and sharing. In D. A. Schroeder & W. G. Graziano (Eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Prosocial Behavior (pp. 100-113). New York: Oxford University Press.

Blake, P.R., McAuliffe, K., & Warneken, F. (2014). The developmental origins of fairness: The knowledge-behavior gap. Trends in Cognitive Science, 18(11), 559-561.

Warneken, F. (2013c). The development of altruistic behavior: Helping in children and chimpanzees. Social Research, 80(2), 431-442.

Warneken, F. (2013). What do children and chimpanzees reveal about human altruism? In M.R. Banaji & S.A. Gelman (Eds.), Navigating the social world:  What infants, children, and other species can teach us (pp.395-399). New York: Oxford University Press.

Warneken, F. (2013). The origins of human cooperation from a developmental and comparative perspective. In G. Hatfield & H. Pittman (Eds.), Evolution of Mind, Brain, and Culture (pp. 149-168). Philadelphia, PA: The University of Pennsylvania Press.

Warneken, F. (2013). Altruistic behaviors from a developmental and comparative perspective. In K. Sterelny, B. Calcott, & B. Fraser (Eds.), Cooperation and Its Evolution (pp. 399-424). Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.

Melis, A.P., & Warneken, F. (2013). Primate prosocial behavior. In F.R. Volkmar (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Autism Spectrum Disorders (2359-2368). New York: Springer.

Bugnyar, T., Boyd, R., Bossan, B., Gächter, S., Griffiths, T., Hammerstein, P., Jensen, K., Mussweiler, T., Nagel, R., & Warneken, F. (2012). Evolutionary perspectives on social cognition. In P. Hammerstein & J.R. Stevens (Eds.), Evolution and the Mechanisms of Decision Making (345-367). Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.

Warneken, F., & Rosati, A.G. (2012). Early social cognition: How psychological mechanisms can inform models of decision making. In P. Hammerstein & J.R. Stevens (Eds.), Evolution and the Mechanisms of Decision Making (pp. 287-298). Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.

Vaish, A., & Warneken, F. (2012). Social-cognitive contributors to young children’s empathic and prosocial behavior. In J. Decety (Ed.), Empathy: From Bench to Bedside (pp. 131-146). Cambridge: MIT Press

Warneken, F., & Melis, A.P.  (2012). The Ontogeny and Phylogeny of Cooperation.  In J. Vonk and T. K. Shackelford (Eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Comparative Evolutionary Psychology (pp. 399-418). New York: Oxford University Press.

Warneken, F. (2011) Children’s helping hands. In M. Brockman (Ed.), Future Science – 19 Essays from the Cutting Edge (pp. 16-29). New York: Vintage Books.

Dominey, P. F., & Warneken, F. (2011). The basis of shared intentions in robot and human cognition. New Ideas in Psychology29(3), 260-274.

xxxxxVideo illustrating robot cognition work:

Melis, A.P., Warneken, F., & Hare, B. (2010). Collaboration and helping in chimpanzees. In E.V. Lonsdorf, S.R. Ross, & T. Matsuzawa (Eds.), The Mind of the Chimpanzee: Ecological and Experimental Perspectives (pp. 265-281). Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Warneken, F. (2010). Die Grundlagen prosozialen Verhaltens in der frühen Kindheit. In H. R. Leu and A. Behr (Eds.), Forschung und Praxis der Frühpädagogik: Profiwissen für die Arbeit mit Kindern von 0-3 Jahren (pp. 73-91). Munich, Germany: Ernst Reinhardt Verlag.

Warneken, F., & Tomasello, M. (2009c). The roots of human altruism. British Journal of Psychology, 100(3), 455-471.

xxxxxxxCommentary: Hay, D.R. (2009). The roots and branches of human altruism. British Journal of xxxxxxxPsychology, 100, 473-479.

xxxxxxxCommentary: Wynn, K. (2009). Constraints on natural altruism. British Journal of Psychology, xxxxxxx100, 481-485.

Warneken, F., & Tomasello, M. (2009b). Varieties of altruism in children and chimpanzees. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 13(9), 397-482.

Warneken, F., & Tomasello, M. (2009a). Cognition for culture. In P. Robbins & M. Aydede (Eds.), Cambridge handbook of situated cognition (467-479). Cambridge University Press.

Behne, T., Carpenter, M., Gräfenhain, M., Liebal, K., Liszkowski, U., Moll, H., Rakoczy, H., Tomasello, M., Warneken, F., & Wyman, E. (2008). Cultural learning and cultural creation. In: Müller, U. Carpendale, J. Budwig, N., Sokol, B. (Eds.) Social Life and Social Knowledge: Toward a Process Account of Development (pp. 65 – 101). New York: Taylor & Francis.

Share This!