1. Article › Research › Peer-reviewed
  2. Published

    Non-Bayesian noun generalization in 3- to 5-year-old children: Probing the role of prior knowledge in the suspicious coincidence effect

    Jenkins, G. W., Samuelson, L. K., Smith, J. R. & Spencer, J. P., Mar 2015, In : Cognitive Science. 39, 2, p. 268-306 39 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. 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

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    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

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    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

  6. Published

    Prefrontal cortex activation supports the emergence of early stone age toolmaking skill

    Putt, S. S. J., Wijeakumar, S. & Spencer, J. P., 1 Oct 2019, In : NeuroImage. 199, p. 57-69 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  7. Published

    Probing the early development of visual working memory capacity with functional near-infrared spectroscopy

    Buss, A. T., Fox, N., Boas, D. A. & Spencer, J. P., Jan 2014, In : NeuroImage. 85, p. 314-325 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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

  11. 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

  12. 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

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    Sex specific alterations in preterm brain

    Benavides, A., Metzger, A., Tereschenko, A., Conrad, A., Bell, E. F., Spencer, J., Ross-Sheehy, S., Georgieff, M., Magnotta, V. & Nopoulos, P., 19 Sep 2018, In : Pediatric Research. 85, p. 55-62

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  14. 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

  15. 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

  16. Published

    Stronger neural dynamics capture changes in infants’ visual working memory capacity over development: DNF model of VWM capacity development

    Perone, S., Simmering, V. R. & Spencer, J. P., Nov 2011, In : Developmental Science. 14, 6, p. 1379-1392 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  17. Published

    Testing a dynamic field account of interactions between spatial attention and spatial working memory

    Johnson, J. S. & Spencer, J. P., May 2016, In : Attention, Perception & Psychophysics. 78, 4, p. 1043-1063

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  18. 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

  19. 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

  20. Published
  21. Published

    The co-development of looking dynamics and discrimination performance.

    Perone, S. & Spencer, J. P., Mar 2014, In : Developmental Psychology. 50, 3, p. 837-852 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  22. E-pub ahead of print

    The Development of Working Memory

    Spencer, J. P., 7 Oct 2020, In : Current Directions in Psychological Science.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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  24. 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

  25. Published

    The functional brain networks that underlie Early Stone Age tool manufacture

    Putt, S. S., Wijeakumar, S., Franciscus, R. G. & Spencer, J. P., 8 May 2017, In : Nature Human Behaviour. 1, 0102.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  26. Published

    The functional brain networks that underlie visual working memory in the first two years of life

    Delgado Reyes, L., Wijeakumar, S., Magnotta, V., Forbes, S. & Spencer, J., 1 Oct 2020, In : NeuroImage. 219, 116971.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  27. Published

    The Infant Orienting With Attention task: assessing the neural basis of spatial attention in infancy

    Ross-Sheehy, S., Schneegans, S. & Spencer, J. P., Sep 2015, In : Infancy. 20, 5, p. 467-506 40 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  28. Published

    The role of experience in location estimation: Target distributions shift location memory biases

    Lipinski, J., Simmering, V. R., Johnson, J. S. & Spencer, J. P., Apr 2010, In : Cognition. 115, 1, p. 147-153 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  29. 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

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    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

  33. 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

  34. Published

    Validating an image-based fNIRS approach with fMRI and a working memory task

    Wijeakumar, S., Huppert, T., Magnotta, V. A., Buss, A. T. & Spencer, J. P., 15 Feb 2017, In : NeuroImage. 147, p. 204–218

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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  36. Submitted
  37. Editorial › Research › Not peer-reviewed
  38. Published
  39. Book › Research
  40. 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

  41. 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

  42. Published

    The Emerging Spatial Mind

    Plumert, J. M. (ed.) & Spencer, J. P. (ed.), 2007, Oxford University Press.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  43. 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

  44. Chapter › Research
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    A ‘how-to’ guide to modeling with dynamic field theory

    Ambrose, J., Schneegans, S., Schoner, G. & Spencer, J. P., 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

  46. Published

    A dynamic neural field model of word learning

    Samuelson, L. K., Spencer, J. P. & Jenkins, G. W., 2013, Theoretical and Computational Models of Word Learning: Trends in Psychology and Artificial Intelligence. IGI Global, p. 1-27 27 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  47. 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

  48. Published

    Integration and selection in multi-dimensional dynamic fields

    Schneegans, S., Lins, J. & Spencer, J. P., 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

  49. Published

    It's in the Eye of the Beholder: Spatial Language and Spatial Memory Use the Same Perceptual Reference Frames

    Lipinski, J., Spencer, J. P. & Samuelson, L. K., 2009, The Spatial Foundations of Language and Cognition. Oxford University Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  50. 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

  51. 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

  52. Published

    Rule representation

    Buss, A. T. & Spencer, J. P., 2015, Brain Mapping: An Encyclopedic Reference. Toga, A. W. (ed.). Elsevier, p. 337-341 5 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  53. 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

  54. 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

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