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    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.

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    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.

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    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.

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    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.

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    Grounding cognitive-level processes in behavior: the view from dynamic systems theory

    Samuelson, L. K., Jenkins, G. W. & Spencer, J. P., Apr 2015, In : Topics in Cognitive Science. 7, 2, p. 191-205 15 p.

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    Grounding word learning in space

    Samuelson, L. K., Smith, L. B., Perry, L. K. & Spencer, J. P., 14 Dec 2011, In : PLoS One. 6, 12, e28095.

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  9. Accepted/In press

    How do neural processes give rise to cognition? Simultaneously predicting brain and behavior with a dynamic model of visual working memory

    Buss, A. T., Magnotta, V., Penny, W. D., Schöner, G., Huppert, T. & Spencer, J., 1 Sep 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Psychological Review.

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    Integrating the Behavioral and Neural Dynamics of Response Selection in a Dual-task Paradigm: A Dynamic Neural Field Model of Dux et al. (2009)

    Buss, A. T., Wifall, T., Hazeltine, E. & Spencer, J. P., Feb 2014, In : Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience. 26, 2, p. 334-351 18 p.

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    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.

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    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.

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    Learning Words in Space and Time: Contrasting Models of the Suspicious Coincidence Effect

    Jenkins, G. W., Samuelson, L., Penny, W. D. & Spencer, J., 23 Dec 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Cognition.

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    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.

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    Making Sense of Developmental Dynamics

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

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    Model-based functional neuroimaging using dynamic neural fields: An integrative cognitive neuroscience approach

    Wijeakumar, S., Ambrose, J. P., Spencer, J. P. & Curtu, R., Feb 2017, In : Journal of Mathematical Psychology. 76, Part B, p. 212–235 24 p.

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    Modulating perceptual complexity and load reveals degradation of the visual working memory network in ageing

    Wijeakumar, S., Magnotta, V. A. & Spencer, J. P., 15 Aug 2017, In : NeuroImage. 157, p. 464–475

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    Moving to higher ground: The dynamic field theory and the dynamics of visual cognition

    Johnson, J. S., Spencer, J. P. & Schöner, G., Aug 2008, In : New Ideas in Psychology. 26, 2, p. 227-251 25 p.

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    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.

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    Moving word learning to a novel space: A dynamic systems view of referent selection and retention

    Samuelson, L. K., Kucker, S. C. & Spencer, J. P., Feb 2017, In : Cognitive Science. 41, S1, p. 52–72

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    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.

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    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.

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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.

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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.

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    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.

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    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.

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    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.

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    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

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    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.

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    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.

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    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.

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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

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    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.

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    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.

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    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.

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    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

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    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.

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    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.

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    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.

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    The Development of Working Memory

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

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    The essence of cognitive development

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

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    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.

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    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.

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    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.

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    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.

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    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.

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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.

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