Jacques Vauclair

Summary

Affiliation: University of Provence
Country: France

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Infant holding biases and their relations to hemispheric specializations for perceiving facial emotions
    Jacques Vauclair
    Centre for Research in Psychology of Cognition, Language and Emotion, University of Provence, 29 av R Schuman, 13621 Aix en Provence cedex 1, France
    Neuropsychologia 43:564-71. 2005
  2. pmc Hand preferences for unimanual and coordinated bimanual tasks in baboons (Papio anubis)
    Jacques Vauclair
    Research Center in Psychology of Cognition, Language and Emotion, Department of Psychology, University of Provence, 13621 Aix en Provence cedex 1, France
    Brain Res Cogn Brain Res 25:210-6. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint The study of hemispheric specialization for categorical and coordinate spatial relations in animals
    Jacques Vauclair
    Research Center in Psychology of Cognition, Language and Emotion, Department of Psychology, University of Provence, 29 av R Schuman, 13621 Aix en Provence cedex 1, France
    Neuropsychologia 44:1524-34. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Contrast of hemispheric lateralization for oro-facial movements between learned attention-getting sounds and species-typical vocalizations in chimpanzees: extension in a second colony
    Catherine Wallez
    Department of Psychology, Center for Research in the Psychology of Cognition, Language and Emotion, Aix Marseille University, France
    Brain Lang 123:75-9. 2012
  5. doi request reprint First evidence of population-level oro-facial asymmetries during the production of distress calls by macaque (Macaca mulatta) and baboon (Papio anubis) infants
    Catherine Wallez
    Center for Research in the Psychology of Cognition, Language and Emotion, Department of Psychology, Aix Marseille University, 29 Ave Robert Schuman, 13621 Aix en Provence cedex 1, France
    Behav Brain Res 234:69-75. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Hand preference for pointing gestures and bimanual manipulation around the vocabulary spurt period
    Hélène Cochet
    Research Center in the Psychology of Cognition, Language, and Emotion, Department of Psychology, Aix Marseille University, 13621 Aix en Provence cedex 1, France
    J Exp Child Psychol 110:393-407. 2011
  7. pmc Captive chimpanzees use their right hand to communicate with each other: implications for the origin of the cerebral substrate for language
    Adrien Meguerditchian
    Department of Psychology, Research Center in the Psychology of Cognition, Language and Emotion, Aix Marseille University, Aix en Provence, France
    Cortex 46:40-8. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Infant-holding side biases: comparison of laterality patterns in childcare professionals and mothers or students
    Julien Donnot
    University of Provence, Aix en Provence, France
    Laterality 16:280-91. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Contrast of hand preferences between communicative gestures and non-communicative actions in baboons: implications for the origins of hemispheric specialization for language
    Adrien Meguerditchian
    Department of Psychology, Research Center in Psychology of Cognition, Language and Emotion, Aix Marseille University, 29, Av Robert Schuman, 13621 Aix en Provence, France
    Brain Lang 108:167-74. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Right-handedness predominance in 162 baboons (Papio anubis) for gestural communication: consistency across time and groups
    Adrien Meguerditchian
    Department of Psychology, Research Center inthe Psychology of Cognition, Language and Emotion, Aix Marseille University, Aix en Provence, France
    Behav Neurosci 125:653-60. 2011

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Infant holding biases and their relations to hemispheric specializations for perceiving facial emotions
    Jacques Vauclair
    Centre for Research in Psychology of Cognition, Language and Emotion, University of Provence, 29 av R Schuman, 13621 Aix en Provence cedex 1, France
    Neuropsychologia 43:564-71. 2005
    ..This effect was observed in the sample of women, in right-handers, and in the sub-group of participants with care-giving skills. These findings suggest a leading role for the right hemisphere for side of holding...
  2. pmc Hand preferences for unimanual and coordinated bimanual tasks in baboons (Papio anubis)
    Jacques Vauclair
    Research Center in Psychology of Cognition, Language and Emotion, Department of Psychology, University of Provence, 13621 Aix en Provence cedex 1, France
    Brain Res Cogn Brain Res 25:210-6. 2005
    ..These are the first evidences of population-level handedness in baboons and the results are discussed in the context of evolutionary theories of cerebral dominance...
  3. ncbi request reprint The study of hemispheric specialization for categorical and coordinate spatial relations in animals
    Jacques Vauclair
    Research Center in Psychology of Cognition, Language and Emotion, Department of Psychology, University of Provence, 29 av R Schuman, 13621 Aix en Provence cedex 1, France
    Neuropsychologia 44:1524-34. 2006
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Contrast of hemispheric lateralization for oro-facial movements between learned attention-getting sounds and species-typical vocalizations in chimpanzees: extension in a second colony
    Catherine Wallez
    Department of Psychology, Center for Research in the Psychology of Cognition, Language and Emotion, Aix Marseille University, France
    Brain Lang 123:75-9. 2012
    ....
  5. doi request reprint First evidence of population-level oro-facial asymmetries during the production of distress calls by macaque (Macaca mulatta) and baboon (Papio anubis) infants
    Catherine Wallez
    Center for Research in the Psychology of Cognition, Language and Emotion, Department of Psychology, Aix Marseille University, 29 Ave Robert Schuman, 13621 Aix en Provence cedex 1, France
    Behav Brain Res 234:69-75. 2012
    ..Our findings are discussed within the comparative literature in order to comprehend the ontogenetic and phylogenetic changes of hemispheric specialization for emotions in the primate order...
  6. doi request reprint Hand preference for pointing gestures and bimanual manipulation around the vocabulary spurt period
    Hélène Cochet
    Research Center in the Psychology of Cognition, Language, and Emotion, Department of Psychology, Aix Marseille University, 13621 Aix en Provence cedex 1, France
    J Exp Child Psychol 110:393-407. 2011
    ..This study illustrates the complex relationship between handedness and language development and emphasizes the need to take the different functions of pointing gestures into account...
  7. pmc Captive chimpanzees use their right hand to communicate with each other: implications for the origin of the cerebral substrate for language
    Adrien Meguerditchian
    Department of Psychology, Research Center in the Psychology of Cognition, Language and Emotion, Aix Marseille University, Aix en Provence, France
    Cortex 46:40-8. 2010
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Infant-holding side biases: comparison of laterality patterns in childcare professionals and mothers or students
    Julien Donnot
    University of Provence, Aix en Provence, France
    Laterality 16:280-91. 2011
    ..The discussion emphasises the complexity of infant-holding behaviours and the importance of considering the nature of holding relationships in the study of side-of-hold biases...
  9. doi request reprint Contrast of hand preferences between communicative gestures and non-communicative actions in baboons: implications for the origins of hemispheric specialization for language
    Adrien Meguerditchian
    Department of Psychology, Research Center in Psychology of Cognition, Language and Emotion, Aix Marseille University, 29, Av Robert Schuman, 13621 Aix en Provence, France
    Brain Lang 108:167-74. 2009
    ..The hypothetical implications of these collective results are discussed within the theoretical framework about the origins of hemispheric specialization for human language...
  10. doi request reprint Right-handedness predominance in 162 baboons (Papio anubis) for gestural communication: consistency across time and groups
    Adrien Meguerditchian
    Department of Psychology, Research Center inthe Psychology of Cognition, Language and Emotion, Aix Marseille University, Aix en Provence, France
    Behav Neurosci 125:653-60. 2011
    ..The implications of the findings are discussed within a theoretical framework about the origin of hemispheric specialization for language...
  11. doi request reprint A new tool for measuring hand preference in non-human primates: adaptation of Bishop's Quantifying Hand Preference task for Olive baboons
    Hélène Meunier
    Research Center in the Psychology of Cognition, Language and Emotion, University of Provence, 29 Avenue Robert Schuman, 13621 Aix en Provence cedex 1, France
    Behav Brain Res 218:1-7. 2011
    ..We discuss our results within the theoretical framework concerning hemispheric specialisation for object manipulation and with the perspective of replicating this experiment with other non-human primate species and genera...
  12. doi request reprint Hand preferences in human adults: non-communicative actions versus communicative gestures
    Hélène Cochet
    Research Centre in the Psychology of Cognition, Language and Emotion, Aix Marseille University, Department of Psychology, Aix en Provence, France
    Cortex 48:1017-26. 2012
    ..The implications of these findings are discussed in relation to the lateralization of non-communicative manual actions, communicative gestures and speech...
  13. doi request reprint Is infant holding-side bias related to motor asymmetries in mother and child?
    Céline Scola
    Research Center in the Psychology of Cognition, Language and Emotion, University of Provence, 29 Ave Robert Schuman, 13621 Aix en Provence cedex 1, France
    Dev Psychobiol 52:475-86. 2010
    ..Fetal position in utero but not ATNR, was significantly related to holding-side preferences. Finally, holding side at 2 months was significantly associated with infants' unimanual preferences...
  14. ncbi request reprint Infant holding preferences in maternity hospitals: testing the hypothesis of the lateralized perception of emotions
    Julien Donnot
    Centre for Research in Psychology of Cognition, Language and Emotion Centre PsyCLE, University of Provence, Aix en Provence, France
    Dev Neuropsychol 32:881-90. 2007
    ....
  15. doi request reprint Newborn right-holding is related to depressive symptoms in bottle-feeding mothers but not in breastfeeding mothers
    Julien Donnot
    Centre for Research in Psychology of Cognition, Language and Emotion Centre PsyCLE, University of Provence, 29 Avenue R Schuman, 13621 Aix en Provence cedex 1, France
    Infant Behav Dev 31:352-60. 2008
    ..The discussion emphasizes the striking role of the early mother/child relationship's establishment on infant holding biases...
  16. doi request reprint Relationship between manual preferences for object manipulation and pointing gestures in infants and toddlers
    Jacques Vauclair
    Center for Research in the Psychology of Cognition, Language and Emotion, Department of Psychology, Aix Marseille University, Aix en Provence, France
    Dev Sci 12:1060-9. 2009
    ..These findings support the view that humans have a specialized area for communicative gestures and language in the left cerebral hemisphere that may be independent of the system controlling the purely motor functions of hand use...
  17. doi request reprint Right hemisphere dominance for emotion processing in baboons
    Catherine Wallez
    University of Provence, Center of Research in the Psychology of Cognition, Language and Emotion, Department of Psychology, 29 Ave Robert Schuman, 13621 Aix en Provence cedex 1, France
    Brain Cogn 75:164-9. 2011
    ..In addition, these findings suggest that human hemispheric specialization for emotions has precursors in primate evolution...
  18. doi request reprint Human (Homo sapiens) and baboon (Papio papio) chimeric face processing: Right-hemisphere involvement
    Catherine Wallez
    Department of Psychology, Research Center in the Psychology of Cognition, Language and Emotion
    J Comp Psychol 127:237-44. 2013
    ..PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2013 APA, all rights reserved). ..
  19. doi request reprint Tonkean macaques communicate with their right hand
    Hélène Meunier
    Primatology Centre of Strasbourg University, Fort Foch, 67207 Niederhausbergen, France
    Brain Lang 126:181-7. 2013
    ..Our findings support the hypothesis that left hemispheric lateralization for language is derived from a gestural communication system that was present in the common ancestor of macaques, baboons and humans...
  20. doi request reprint "Human (Homo sapiens) and baboon (Papio papio) chimeric face processing: Right-hemisphere involvement": Correction to Wallez and Vauclair (2013)
    Catherine Wallez
    Department of Psychology, Research Center in the Psychology of Cognition, Language and Emotion
    J Comp Psychol 127:236. 2013
    ..and Baboon (Papio papio) Chimeric Face Processing: Right-Hemisphere Involvement" by Catherine Wallez and Jacques Vauclair (Journal of Comparative Psychology, Advanced Online Publication, Apr 8, 2013, np)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Baboons communicate with their right hand
    Adrien Meguerditchian
    Department of Psychology, Research Center in Psychology of Cognition, Language and Emotion, University of Provence, Aix en Provence, France
    Behav Brain Res 171:170-4. 2006
    ..Our findings support the view that lateralization for language may have evolved from a gestural system of communication controlled by the left hemisphere...
  22. ncbi request reprint Categorization and abstraction abilities in 3-year-old children: a comparison with monkey data
    Dalila Bovet
    Center for Research in Psychology of Cognition, Language and Emotion, Universite de Provence, Aix en Provence, France
    Anim Cogn 8:53-9. 2005
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Hand preferences on unimanual and bimanual tasks in white-faced capuchins (Cebus capucinus)
    Hélène Meunier
    Ethologie des Primates, IPHC, DEPE, UMR 7178 CNRS ULP, Strasbourg, France
    Am J Primatol 69:1064-9. 2007
    ..We found no significant differences in strength of hand preference between sexes. Finally, as noted in other primate species, the capuchins were more lateralized in the bimanual task compared to the unimanual task...