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Research Output 1978 2020

1993
32 Citations (Scopus)

The developmental origins of fetal responsiveness to an acoustic stimulus

Shahidullah, S. & Hepper, P., 1993, In : Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology. 11, p. 135-142 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Why connectionist networks provide natural models of the way sentence context affects identification of a word

Strain, E. & Cowie, R., 1993, Neural Computing: Research and Applications. Orchard, G. (ed.). Institute of Physics, p. 85-94 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Why go for virtual reality if you can have virtual magic? A study of different approaches to manoeuvring an object on screen

Cowie, R. & Walsh, F., 1993, Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Science. Ryan, K. & Sutcliffe, R. (eds.). Springer, p. 237-250 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1992
2 Citations (Scopus)

Abnormal fetal behavior in 1st trimester spontaneous-abortion

Shahidullah, S. & Hepper, P., 1992, In : European Journal of Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Reproductive Biology. 45, p. 181-184 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

An interface between psychology and medicine: the antenatal detection of handicap

Hepper, P., 1992, Pre- Perinatal Psychomedicine. Klimek, R. (ed.). DWN Dream, p. 133-138 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

3 Citations (Scopus)

ARE ARTIFICIAL NEURAL NETS AS SMART AS A RAT

Savage, T. & Cowie, R., 1992, In : NETWORK-COMPUTATION IN NEURAL SYSTEMS. 3, p. 47-59 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Learning
Conditioning (Psychology)

A response to Segal - A methodological comment in response to Hepper (1988)

Hepper, P., 1992, In : Perception. 21, p. 277-278 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Comparative prenatal learning and behaviour

Hepper, P., 1992, Unknown Publisher.

Research output: Book/ReportScholarly edition

71 Citations (Scopus)

Embryonic olfactory learning in frogs

Hepper, P. & Waldman, B., 1992, In : Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology B Comparative and Physiological Psychology. 44B, p. 179-197 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fetal psychology: an embryonic science

Hepper, P., 1992, Fetal Behaviour: Developmental and Perinatal Aspects. Nijhuis, J. G. (ed.). Oxford University Press, p. 129-156 28 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

56 Citations (Scopus)

Habituation in normal and Downs-syndrome fetuses

Hepper, P. & Shahidullah, S., 1992, In : Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology B Comparative and Physiological Psychology. 44B, p. 305-317 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

RECTANGLES MAY APPEAR TO REVERSE LIKE TRAPEZIA WHEN THEY ROTATE AT AN UNEVEN RATE

Cowie, R., Mitchell, R. & Mcmullen, K., 1992, In : PERCEPTUAL AND MOTOR SKILLS. 74, p. 643-648 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Smoking, passive smoking and smell

Hepper, P., 1992, In : Medical Science Research. 20, p. 265-266 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The behaviour of dogs in a rescue shelter

Wells, D. & Hepper, P., 1992, In : Animal Welfare. 1, p. 171-186 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The Devil's Torpedo Tubes: a new Impossible Object considered in relation to the IO model of human vision

Cowie, R., Mitchell, R. & Reinhardt-Rutland, A., 1992, Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Science. Sorensen, H. (ed.). Springer, p. 278-296 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

16 Citations (Scopus)

Trisomy-18 - behavioral and structural abnormalities - an ultrasonographic case-study

Hepper, P. & Shahidullah, S., 1992, In : Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2, p. 48-50 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1991
94 Citations (Scopus)

An examination of fetal learning before and after birth

Hepper, P., 1991, In : Irish Journal of Psychology. 12, p. 95-107 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

An introduction to kin recognition

Hepper, P., 1991, Kin Recognition. Hepper, P. G. (ed.). Cambridge University Press, p. 1-5 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

8 Citations (Scopus)

Cyclic-ratio schedule analysis of a serotonin agonist and depletor on consummatory behaviour

O'Hare, E., 1991, In : Physiology & Behavior. 29, p. 331-334 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cyclic-ratio schedule analysis of the effects of reserpine and desiprimine on consummatory behaviour in the rat

O'Hare, E., Shephard, R. A., Tierney, K. J. & McAdam, S., Sep 1991, p. 131-131. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

187 Citations (Scopus)

Handedness in the human fetus

Hepper, P., Shahidullah, S. & White, R. G., 1991, In : Neuropsychologia. 29, p. 1107-1111 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Citations (Scopus)

Heart-rate response of the rat fetus and neonate to a chemosensory stimulus

Smotherman, W. P., Robinson, S., Ronca, A. E., Alberts, J. R. & Hepper, P., 1991, In : Physiology & Behavior. 50, p. 47-52 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Instrumental measures of abnormalities in deafened speech

Cowie, R. & Douglas-Cowie, E., Sep 1991, p. 350-353. 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Kin Recognition

Hepper, P., 1991, Cambridge University Press.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

56 Citations (Scopus)

Recognizing kin: ontogeny and classification

Hepper, P., 1991, Kin Recognition. Hepper, P. G. (ed.). Cambridge University Press, p. 259-288 30 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Seasonal overeating and fetal movements

Hepper, P. & Shahidullah, S., 1991, In : Lancet. 337, p. 252-252 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

63 Citations (Scopus)

THE CUE-RESPONSIVITY PHENOMENON IN DEPENDENT DRINKERS - PERSONALITY VULNERABILITY AND ANXIETY AS INTERVENING VARIABLES

MCCUSKER, C. G., BROWN, K. & McCusker, C., Jul 1991, In : British journal of addiction. 86, 7, p. 905-912 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Transient hypoxic episodes - a mechanism to support associative fetal learning

Hepper, P., 1991, In : Animal Behaviour. 41, p. 477-480 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Watch with mother: Television and its influence on the fetus.

Hepper, P., 1991, Infants in the Age of Television. Foundation, H. B. (ed.). HBF, Tokyo, p. 47-59 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1990
57 Citations (Scopus)

ALCOHOL-PREDICTIVE CUES ENHANCE TOLERANCE TO AND PRECIPITATE CRAVING FOR ALCOHOL IN SOCIAL DRINKERS

MCCUSKER, C. G., BROWN, K. & McCusker, C., Nov 1990, In : Journal of studies on alcohol. 51, 6, p. 494-499 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Conspecific odours. A special case for the rat

Hepper, P., 1990, Chemical Signals in Vertebrates 5. Macdonald, D. W., Müller-Schwarze, D. & Natynczuk, S. E. (eds.). Oxford University Press, p. 438-444 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

9 Citations (Scopus)

Diagnosing handicap using the behaviour of the fetus

Hepper, P., 1990, In : Midwifery. 6, p. 193-200 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Fetal response to maternal shock

Hepper, P. & Shahidullah, S., 1990, In : Lancet. 336, p. 1067-1068 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Foetal olfaction

Hepper, P., 1990, Chemical Signals in Vertebrates 5. Macdonald, D. W., Müller-Schwarze, D. & Natynczuk, S. E. (eds.). Oxford University Press, p. 282-288 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

25 Citations (Scopus)

Origins of fetal handedness

Hepper, P., Shahidullah, S. & White, R., 1990, In : Nature. 347, p. 431-431 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1989
25 Citations (Scopus)

Fetal learning - implications for psychiatry

Hepper, P., 1989, In : The British Journal of Psychiatry. 155, p. 289-293 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

New Directions in Mathematics Education

Greer, B. & Mulhern, G., 1989, Taylor and Francis. 337 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Recognizing kin = recognizing genetic similarity

Hepper, P., 1989, In : Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 12, p. 530-530 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

ROTATING TRAPEZIA WHICH APPEAR LUMINOUS AND TRANSPARENT DURING REVERSALS

Cowie, R., 1989, In : Perception. 18, p. 173-180 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

THE COMPUTER AND THE MIND - AN INTRODUCTION TO COGNITIVE SCIENCE - JOHNSONLAIRD,PN

Cowie, R., 1989, In : Irish Journal of Psychology. 10, p. 138-140 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

THE LOGICAL BASIS OF VISUAL-PERCEPTION - COMPUTATION AND EMPIRICAL-EVIDENCE

Cowie, R. & Clements, D., 1989, In : Irish Journal of Psychology. 10, p. 232-246 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1988
139 Citations (Scopus)

Adaptive fetal learning - prenatal exposure to garlic affects postnatal preferences

Hepper, P., 1988, In : Animal Behaviour. 36, p. 935-936 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A review of "Kin Recognition in Animals". Eds. D.J.C. Fletcher and C.D. Michener

Hepper, P., 1988, Animal Behaviour, 36, pp.950 : Unknown Publisher.

Research output: Other contribution

7 Citations (Scopus)

Conditioned ethanol preference in rats

MCCUSKER, C. G., BELL, R. & McCusker, C., 1988, In : Alcohol and Alcoholism. 23, 5, p. 359-364 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fetal soap addiction

Hepper, P., 1988, In : Lancet. 1, p. 1347-1348 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

IMPOSSIBLE OBJECTS AND THE THINGS WE DO 1ST IN VISION

Cowie, R., 1988, In : British Journal of Psychology. 79, p. 321-338 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

64 Citations (Scopus)

The discrimination of human odor by the dog

Hepper, P., 1988, In : Perception. 17, p. 549-554 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle