Benjamin Ashton

Dr

  • The University of Western Australia (M084), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth

    Australia

  • 50 Citations
  • 2 h-Index
20152019
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Research Output 2015 2019

  • 50 Citations
  • 2 h-Index
  • 5 Article
  • 1 Letter
  • 1 Review article
  • 1 Doctoral Thesis

Larger group sizes facilitate the emergence and spread of innovations in a group-living bird

Ashton, B. J., Thornton, A. & Ridley, A. R., Dec 2019, In : Animal Behaviour. 158, p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

group size
innovation
bird
birds
animal
1 Citation (Scopus)
Open Access
helping behavior
breeding
fathers
parental behavior
foraging efficiency
9 Citations (Scopus)

An intraspecific appraisal of the social intelligence hypothesis

Ashton, B. J., Thornton, A. & Ridley, A. R., 26 Sep 2018, In : Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 373, 1756, 20170288.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
Emotional Intelligence
cognition
Cognition
Research
Genetic Fitness
39 Citations (Scopus)
51 Downloads (Pure)

Cognitive performance is linked to group size and affects fitness in Australian magpies

Ashton, B. J., Ridley, A. R., Edwards, E. K. & Thornton, A., 15 Feb 2018, In : Nature. 554, 7692, p. 364-367

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Testing
1 Citation (Scopus)

Smarter through group living: A response to Smulders

Ashton, B. J., Ridley, A. R. & Thornton, A., 10 Dec 2018, In : Learning and Behavior.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cognition
Learning
cognitive development
group size
learning

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