2017 & forthcoming

Parkinson, C., Kleinbaum, A. M., & Wheatley, T. (2017). Spontaneous neural encoding of social network position. Nature Human Behaviour, 1, 72. [pdf]  [Supplementary Information]  [NHB News & Views: 'Neuroscience: Social networks in the brain']  [TiCS Spotlight: 'How does social network position influence prosocial behavior?']

Parkinson, C., Walker, T., Memmi, S., & Wheatley, T. (2017). Emotions are understood from biological motion across remote cultures. Emotion, 17(3), 459-477[pdf]

Parkinson, C. (In press). Emotion in the Social World. In R. J. Davidson, A. J. Shackman, A. S. Fox, & R. C. Lapate (Eds.), The Nature of Emotion: Fundamental Questions (2nd Edition). New York: Oxford University Press.

Parkinson, C., Wheatley, T., & Kleinbaum, A. M. (Forthcoming). The Neuroscience of Social Networks. In R. Light & J. Moody (Eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Social Network Analysis. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Parkinson, C., Kleinbaum, A. M., & Wheatley, T. Neural homophily: Similar neural responses predict friendship. [Preprint on bioRxiv]



Parkinson, C. & Wheatley, T. (2016). Reason for optimism: How a shifting focus on neural population codes is moving cognitive neuroscience beyond phrenology. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 39, e126. [pdf]



Parkinson, C. & Wheatley, T. (2015). The repurposed social brain. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 19, 133-141. [pdf]

Christian, B. M., Parkinson, C., Macrae, C. N., Miles, L. K., & Wheatley, T. (2015). When imagining yourself in pain, visual perspective matters: the neural and behavioral correlates of simulated sensory experiences. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 27, 866–875. [pdf]



Parkinson, C., Liu, S., & Wheatley, T. (2014). A common cortical metric for spatial, temporal, and social distance. Journal of Neuroscience, 34, 1979–1987. [pdf]

Parkinson, C., & Wheatley, T. (2014). Relating anatomical and social connectivity: White matter microstructure predicts emotional empathy. Cerebral Cortex, 24, 614–625. [pdf]



Parkinson, C., & Wheatley, T. (2013). Old cortex, new contexts: Re-purposing spatial perception for social cognition. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 7, 645. [pdf]

Christian, B. M., Miles, L. K., Parkinson, C., & Macrae, C. N. (2013). Visual perspective and the characteristics of mind wandering. Frontiers in Psychology, 4, 699. [pdf]



Parkinson, C., Kohler, P., Sievers, B., & Wheatley, T. (2012). Associations between auditory pitch and visual elevation do not depend on language: Evidence from a remote population. Perception, 41, 854–861. [pdf]

Wheatley, T., Kang, O., Parkinson, C., & Looser, C. (2012). From mind perception to mental connection: Synchrony as a mechanism for social understanding. Social and Personality Psychology Compass, 6, 589–606. [pdf]

Parkinson, C. & Wheatley, T. (2012). Intention. In V. S. Ramachandran (Editor-in-Chief), Encyclopedia of Human Behavior (2nd Edition, pp. 452–457). San Diego, CA: Elsevier. [pdf]



Parkinson, C., Sinnott-Armstrong, W., Koralus, P., Mendelovici, A., McGeer, V., & Wheatley, T. (2011). Is morality unified? Evidence that distinct neural systems underlie judgments of harm, dishonesty, and disgust. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 23, 3162–3180. [pdf]