1. Published

    Integrating ‘what’ and ‘where’: Visual working memory for objects in a scene

    Schneegans, S., Spencer, J. P. & Schoner, G., 2015, Dynamic Thinking: A Primer on Dynamic Field Theory. Schoner, G., Spencer, J. P. & Research Group, DFT. (eds.). Oxford University Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  2. Published

    Dynamic Thinking: A Primer on Dynamic Field Theory

    Schoner, G. (ed.), Spencer, J. P. (ed.) & DFT Research Group, 2015, Oxford University Press. 416 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  3. Published

    Filling the Gap on Developmental Change: Tests of a Dynamic Field Theory of Spatial Cognition

    Schutte, A. R. & Spencer, J. P., Aug 2010, In : Journal of Cognition and Development. 11, 3, p. 328-355 28 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  4. Published
  5. Published

    Planning "discrete" movements using a continuous system: Insights from a dynamic field theory of movement preparation

    Schutte, A. R. & Spencer, J. P., Apr 2007, In : Motor Control. 11, 2, p. 166-208 43 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  6. Published

    Testing the Dynamic Field Theory: Working Memory for Locations Becomes More Spatially Precise over Development

    Schutte, A. R., Spencer, J. P. & Schöner, G., Sep 2003, In : Child Development. 74, 5, p. 1393-1417 25 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  7. Published
  8. Published

    A Dialogue on the Role of Computational Modeling in Developmental Science: To Model or Not to Model?

    Simmering, V. R., Triesch, J., Deák, G. O. & Spencer, J. P., 2010, In : Child Development Perspectives. 4, 2, p. 152-158 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  9. Published

    Generality with specificity: the dynamic field theory generalizes across tasks and time scales

    Simmering, V. R. & Spencer, J. P., Jul 2008, In : Developmental Science. 11, 4, p. 541-555 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  10. Published

    Generalizing the dynamic field theory of spatial cognition across real and developmental time scales

    Simmering, V. R., Schutte, A. R. & Spencer, J. P., Apr 2008, In : Behavioural Brain Research. 1202, p. 68-86 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  11. Published

    Location memory biases reveal the challenges of coordinating visual and kinesthetic reference frames

    Simmering, V. R., Peterson, C., Darling, W. & Spencer, J. P., Nov 2007, In : Experimental Brain Research. 184, 2, p. 165-178 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  12. Published
  13. Published

    Reference-related inhibition produces enhanced position discrimination and fast repulsion near axes of symmetry

    Simmering, V. R., Spencer, J. P. & Schöner, G., 2006, In : Perception and Psychophysics. 68, 6, p. 1027-1046 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  14. Published

    Learning words in space and time: Probing the mechanisms behind the suspicious-coincidence effect

    Spencer, J. P., Perone, S., Smith, L. B. & Samuelson, L. K., Aug 2011, In : Psychological Science. 22, 8, p. 1049-1057 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  15. Published

    Short arms and talking eggs: Why we should no longer abide the nativist-empiricist debate

    Spencer, J. P., Blumberg, M. S., McMurray, B., Robinson, S. R., Samuelson, L. K. & Tomblin, J. B., Aug 2009, In : Child Development Perspectives. 3, 2, p. 79-87 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  16. Published

    Seeing the world through a third eye: Developmental systems theory looks beyond the nativist-empiricist debate

    Spencer, J. P., Samuelson, L. K., Blumberg, M. S., McMurray, B., Robinson, S. R. & Tomblin, J. B., Aug 2009, In : Child Development Perspectives. 3, 2, p. 103-105 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  17. Published

    The Emergent Executive: A Dynamic Field Theory of the Development of Executive Function

    Spencer, J. P. (ed.) & Buss, A. T. (ed.), Nov 2015, Wiley. 316 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  18. Published

    Behavioral dynamics and neural grounding of a dynamic field theory of multi-object tracking

    Spencer, J. P., Barich, K., Goldberg, J. & Perone, S., Sep 2012, In : Journal of Integrative Neuroscience. 11, 03, p. 339-362 24 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  19. Published

    Contributions of dynamic systems theory to cognitive development

    Spencer, J. P., Austin, A. & Schutte, A. R., Oct 2012, In : Cognitive Development. 27, 4, p. 401-418 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  20. Published
  21. Published

    Finding a Way Out: Why Developmental Science Does Not Need Another “ism”

    Spencer, J. P. & Buss, A. T., Sep 2011, In : Child Development Perspectives. 5, 3, p. 166-168 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  22. Published

    Comment on "Infants' Perseverative Search Errors Are Induced by Pragmatic Misinterpretation"

    Spencer, J. P., Dineva, E. & Smith, L. B., Sep 2009, In : Science. 325, 5948, p. 1624 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  23. Published

    Defending Qualitative Change: The View From Dynamical Systems Theory

    Spencer, J. P. & Perone, S., Nov 2008, In : Child Development. 79, 6, p. 1639-1647 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  24. Published

    Moving toward a grand theory of development: In memory of esther thelen

    Spencer, J. P., Corbetta, D., Buchanan, P., Clearfield, M., Ulrich, B. & Schöner, G., Nov 2006, In : Child Development. 77, 6, p. 1521-1538 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  25. Published
  26. Published

    Unifying Representations and Responses: Perseverative Biases Arise From a Single Behavioral System

    Spencer, J. P. & Schutte, A. R., Mar 2004, In : Psychological Science. 15, 3, p. 187-193 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  27. Published

    Developmental continuity in the processes that underlie spatial recall

    Spencer, J. P. & Hund, A. M., Dec 2003, In : Cognitive Psychology. 47, 4, p. 432-480 49 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  28. Published

    Bridging the representational gap in the dynamic systems approach to development

    Spencer, J. P. & Schöner, G., Sep 2003, In : Developmental Science. 6, 4, p. 392-412 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  29. Published

    Prototypes and particulars: Geometric and experience-dependent spatial categories

    Spencer, J. P. & Hund, A. M., Mar 2002, In : Journal of Experimental Psychology: General. 131, 1, p. 16-37 22 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  30. Published

    Tests of a dynamic systems account of the A-not-B error: The influence of prior experience on the spatial memory abilities of two-year-olds

    Spencer, J. P., Smith, L. B. & Thelen, E., Sep 2001, In : Child Development. 72, 5, p. 1327-1346 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  31. Published

    Spatially Specific Changes in Infants' Muscle Coactivity as They Learn to Reach

    Spencer, J. P. & Thelen, E., 2000, In : Infancy. 1, 3, p. 275-302 28 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  32. Published

    Posture and the emergence of manual skills

    Spencer, J. P., Vereijken, B., Diedrich, F. J. & Thelen, E., May 2000, In : Developmental Science. 3, 2, p. 216-233 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  33. Published

    A multimuscle state analysis of adult motor learning

    Spencer, J. P. & Thelen, E., 1999, In : Experimental Brain Research. 128, 4, p. 505-516 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  34. Published

    Reflections of a civic scientist

    Spencer, J. P., 2015, Democracy's Education: Citizenship, Public Work and the Future of Higher Education. Boyte, H. (ed.). Vanderbilt University Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  35. Published

    The emerging executive: Using dynamic neural fields to understand the development of cognitive control

    Spencer, J. P. & Buss, A. T., 2014, The Minnesota Symposia on Child Psychology: Developing Cognitive Control Processes: Mechanisms, Implications, and Interventions . Zelazo, P. D. & Sera, M. (eds.). Wiley, Vol. 37. p. 91-142 52 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  36. Published

    Moving toward a unified theory while valuing the importance of the initial conditions

    Spencer, J. P., Dineva, E. & Schoner, G., 2009, Toward a Unified Theory of Development: Connectionism and Dynamic Systems Theory Re-Considered . Spencer, J. P., Thomas, M. S. & McLelland, J. L. (eds.). Oxford University Press, p. 354-372 19 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  37. Published

    The dynamic field theory and embodied cognitive dynamics

    Spencer, J. P., Perone, S. & Johnson, J. S., 2009, Toward a Unified Theory of Development: : Connectionism and Dynamic Systems Theory Re-Considered . Spencer, J. P., Thomas, M. S. & McLelland, J. L. (eds.). Oxford University Press, p. 86-118 33 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  38. Published

    What does theoretical neuroscience have to offer the study of behavioral development? Insights from a dynamic field theory of spatial cognition

    Spencer, J. P., Simmering, V. R., Schutte, A. R. & Schoner, G., 2007, The Emerging Spatial Mind . Plumert, J. & Spencer, J. P. (eds.). Oxford University Press, p. 320-361 42 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  39. Published

    What makes thinking about development so hard?

    Spencer, J. P. & Plumert, J. M., 2007, The Emerging Spatial Mind . Plumert, J. & Spencer, J. P. (eds.). p. 375-386 12 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  40. Published

    Introduction to the special issue: Why this question and why now?

    Spencer, J. P. & Thelen, E., Sep 2003, In : Developmental Science. 6, 4, p. 375-377 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  41. Published

    The essence of cognitive development

    Spencer, J. P., 2001, In : Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 24, 1, p. 62-63 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  42. Published

    Toward a Unified Theory of Development: Connectionism and Dynamic Systems Theory Re-Considered

    Spencer, J. P. (ed.), Thomas, M. S. C. (ed.) & McLelland, J. L. (ed.), 2009, Oxford University Press.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  43. Published

    Making Sense of Developmental Dynamics

    Spencer, JP., 29 Nov 2019, In : Early Human Development. 63, Suppl. 3-4, p. 255-263

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  44. Published

    The Development of Working Memory

    Spencer, J. P., 1 Dec 2020, In : Current Directions in Psychological Science. 29, 6, p. 545-553 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  45. Published

    Postural control during reaching in young infants: A dynamic systems approach

    Thelen, E. & Spencer, J. P., Mar 1998, In : Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews. 22, 4, p. 507-514 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  46. Published

    Development of Reaching during the First Year: Role of Movement Speed

    Thelen, E., Corbetta, D. & Spencer, J. P., Oct 1996, In : Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance. 22, 5, p. 1059-1076 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  47. Published

    The transition to reaching: mapping intention and intrinsic dynamics.

    Thelen, E., Corbetta, D., Kamm, K., Spencer, J. P., Schneider, K. & Zernicke, R. F., Aug 1993, In : Child Development. 64, 4, p. 1058-1098 41 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  48. Published

    Reaching Into Response Selection: Stimulus and Response Similarity Influence Central Operations

    Wifall, T., Buss, A. T., Farmer, T. A., Spencer, J. P. & Hazeltine, E., Mar 2017, In : Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance. 43, 3, p. 555-568

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  49. Published

    Response control networks are selectively modulated by attention to rare events and memory load regardless of the need for inhibition

    Wijeakumar, S., Magnotta, V. A., Buss, A. T., Ambrose, J. P., Wifall, T. A., Hazeltine, E. & Spencer, J. P., 15 Oct 2015, In : NeuroImage. 120, p. 331-344 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  50. Published

    Validating a new methodology for optical probe design and image registration in fNIRS studies

    Wijeakumar, S., Spencer, J. P., Bohache, K., Boas, D. A. & Magnotta, V. A., 1 Feb 2015, In : NeuroImage. 106, p. 86-100 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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