Kenny Smith
Kenny Smith
School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences, University of Edinburgh
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Cumulative cultural evolution in the laboratory: An experimental approach to the origins of structure in human language
S Kirby, H Cornish, K Smith
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 105 (31), 10681-10686, 2008
Compression and communication in the cultural evolution of linguistic structure
S Kirby, M Tamariz, H Cornish, K Smith
Cognition 141, 87-102, 2015
Iterated learning: A framework for the emergence of language
K Smith, S Kirby, H Brighton
Artificial life 9 (4), 371-386, 2003
Iterated learning and the evolution of language
S Kirby, T Griffiths, K Smith
Current opinion in neurobiology 28, 108-114, 2014
Eliminating unpredictable variation through iterated learning
K Smith, E Wonnacott
Cognition 116 (3), 444-449, 2010
Cultural evolution: implications for understanding the human language faculty and its evolution
K Smith, S Kirby
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 363 …, 2008
Language as an evolutionary system
H Brighton, K Smith, S Kirby
Physics of Life Reviews 2 (3), 177-226, 2005
Complex systems in language evolution: the cultural emergence of compositional structure
K Smith, H Brighton, S Kirby
Advances in Complex Systems 6 (4), 537-558, 2003
Cross‐situational learning: An experimental study of word‐learning mechanisms
K Smith, ADM Smith, RA Blythe
Cognitive Science 35 (3), 480-498, 2011
Culture shapes the evolution of cognition
B Thompson, S Kirby, K Smith
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 113 (16), 4530-4535, 2016
Cultural evolution of systematically structured behaviour in a non-human primate
N Claidière, K Smith, S Kirby, J Fagot
Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 281 (1797), 20141541, 2014
Auditory artificial grammar learning in macaque and marmoset monkeys
B Wilson, H Slater, Y Kikuchi, AE Milne, WD Marslen-Wilson, K Smith, ...
Journal of Neuroscience 33 (48), 18825-18835, 2013
From UG to universals: Linguistic adaptation through iterated learning
S Kirby, K Smith, H Brighton
Studies in Language. International Journal sponsored by the Foundation …, 2004
Zipf’s law of abbreviation and the principle of least effort: Language users optimise a miniature lexicon for efficient communication
J Kanwal, K Smith, J Culbertson, S Kirby
Cognition 165, 45-52, 2017
Cultural selection for learnability: Three principles underlying the view that language adapts to be learnable
H Brighton, S Kirby, K Smith
Language origins: Perspectives on evolution, 291-309, 2005
The evolution of vocabulary
K Smith
Journal of theoretical biology 228 (1), 127-142, 2004
Auditory sequence processing reveals evolutionarily conserved regions of frontal cortex in macaques and humans
B Wilson, Y Kikuchi, L Sun, D Hunter, F Dick, K Smith, A Thiele, ...
Nature communications 6 (1), 8901, 2015
Languages adapt to their contextual niche
J Winters, S Kirby, K Smith
Language and Cognition 7 (3), 415-449, 2015
Evolving artificial sign languages in the lab: From improvised gesture to systematic sign
Y Motamedi, M Schouwstra, K Smith, J Culbertson, S Kirby
Cognition 192, 103964, 2019
Cultural evolution and perpetuation of arbitrary communicative conventions in experimental microsocieties
CA Caldwell, K Smith
Public Library of Science 7 (8), e43807, 2012
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