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Arcurio, L.R., & James, T.W. (in prep). Functional connectivity during decisions-to-drink in alcohol dependent women. NeuroImage.

Kim, S. & James, T.W. (in prep). Handedness determines lateralization of visuo-haptic neuronal convergence.

Lee, S., Lang, A., Kim, S., Stevenson, R.A., & James, T.W. (in prep). Neural effects of exposure to emotional faces in media content.

Jao, R.J., James, K.H., James, T.W. (in prep). Decreased coupling between dorsal and ventral visuohaptic convergence zones with development. NeuroImage.


Arcurio, L.R., Friedman, D., Rupp, H.A., Finn, P.R., Heiman, J.R., & James, T.W. (submitted). Neural mechanisms of high-risk sexual decisions in alcohol dependent women.


Lake, A.J., Finn, P.R., & James, T.W. (in revision). Neural correlates of emotion reappraisal in individuals with externalizing psychopathology.

Jao, R.J., James, T.W.,  & James, K.H. (pending revision). Visuohaptic crossmodal object recognition: A neural bias for crossmodal processing..


Journal Articles, Proceedings, and Book Chapters

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In Press

Arcurio, L.R., Finn, P.R., & James, T.W. (in press). Neural mechanisms of high-risk decisions-to-drink in alcohol dependent women. Addiction Biology. PDF

Hensel, D.J., Arcurio, L.R., James, T.W., Hummer, T., Fortenberry, D. (in press). Feasibility of fMRI to understand adolescent women's decision making. Journal of Adolescent Health.

James, T.W., Lee, S., Kim, S., Stevenson, R.A., Lang, A., & Potter, R.F. (in press). The influence of realism on face-specific brain activation. Journal of Media Behavior.


Bushmakin, M., & James, T.W. (2014). The influence of feature conjunction on object inversion and conversion effects. Perception, 43, 31-42. PDF

Jao, R.J., James, T.W.,  & James, K.H. (2014). Multisensory convergence of visual and haptic object preference across development. Neuropsychologia, 56, 381-392. PDF

Rupp, H.A., James, T.W., Ketterson, E.D., Sengelaub, D.R., Ditzen, B., & Heiman, J.R. (2014). Amygdala response to negative images in postpartum vs nulliparous women and intranasal oxytocin. Social, Cognitive, and Affective Neuroscience, 9, 48-54. PDF

Stevenson, R.A., Sarko, D.K., Nidiffer, A.R., Ghose, D., Fister, J.K., Altieri, N.A., Siemann, J.K., James, T.W., & Wallace, M.T. (2014). Identifying and quantifying multisensory integration: A tutorial review. Brain Topography, 27, 707-730.


James, T.W., Arcurio, L.R., & Gold, J.M. (2013). Inversion effects in face-selective cortex with combinations of face parts. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 25, 455-464. PDF

James, T.W., & James, K.H. (2013). Expert individuation of objects increases activation in the fusiform face area of children. NeuroImage, 67, 182-192. PDF

Rupp, H.A., James, T.W., Ketterson, E.D., Sengelaub, D.R., Ditzen, B., & Heiman, J.R. (2013). Lower sexual interest in postpartum women: relationship to amygdala activation and intranasal oxytocin. Hormones and Behavior, 63, 114-121. PDF

Wakefield, E.M., James, T.W., & James, K.H. (2013). Neural correlates of gesture processing across human development. Cognitive Neuropsychology, 30, 58-76.


Arcurio, L.R., Gold, J.M., & James, T.W. (2012). The response of face-selective cortex with face parts and part combinations. Neuropsychologia, 50, 2454-2459. PDF

James, T.W., Stevenson, R.A., & Kim, S. (2012). Inverse effectiveness in multisensory processing. In B. Stein (Ed.), The new handbook of multisensory processes. Cambridge: MIT Press. PDF

James, T.W., & Stevenson, R.A. (2012). The use of fMRI to assess multisensory integration. In M. Wallace & M. Murray (Eds.), Frontiers in the neural bases of multisensory processes. London: Taylor and Francis Group.

Kim, S., Stevenson, R.A., & James, T.W. (2012). Visuo-haptic neuronal convergence demonstrated by an inversely effective pattern of BOLD activation. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 24, 830-842. PDF

Nosofsky, R.M., Little, D.R., James, T.W. (2012). Activation in the neural network responsible for categorization and recognition reflects parameter changes. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 109, 333-338. PDF

Stevenson, R.A., Bushmakin, M., Kim, S., Puce, A., & James, T.W. (2012). Stimulus effectiveness and multisensory interactions in audiovisual speech event-related potentials. Brain Topography, 25, 308-326. PDF


Butler, A.J., James, T.W., James, K.H. (2011). Enhanced multisensory integration and motor reactivation after active motor learning of audiovisual associations. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 23, 3515-3528. PDF

Gureckis, T., James, T.W, & Nosofsky, R.M. (2011). Re-evaluting the dissociation between implicit and explicit category learning: An event-related fMRI study. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 23, 1697-1709. PDF

Kim, S., & James, T.W. (2011). Hierarchical neural pathways of haptic object processing. In M.J. Hertenstein & S.J. Weiss (Eds.), The Handbook of Touch: Neuroscience, Behavioral, and Health Perspectives. New York: Springer.

James, T.W., Stevenson, R.A., Kim, S., VanDerKlok, R.M., & James, KH. (2011). Shape from sound: evidence for a shape operator in the lateral occipital cortex. Neuropsychologia, 49, 1807-1815. PDF

James, T.W., VanDerKlok, R.M., Stevenson, R.A, & James, K.H.. (2011). Multisensory perception of action in posterior temporal and parietal cortices. Neuropsychologia, 49, 108-114. PDF

Stevenson, R.A., VanDerKlok, R.M., Pisoni, D.B., & James, T.W. (2011). Discrete neural substrates underlie complementary sensory integration processes in superior temporal cortex. NeuroImage, 55, 1339-1345. PDF

Stevenson, R.A., Stevenson, L.D., Rupp, H.A., Kim, S., Janssen, E., & James, T.W. (2011). Incorporating emotions specific to sexual response into the basic and dimensional theories of emotion using the Indiana Sexual Affective Word Set. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 40, 59-78. PDF


James, T.W., Huh, E., & Kim, S. (2010). Temporal and spatial integration of face, object, and scene features in occipito-temporal cortex. Brain and Cognition, 74, 112-122. PDF

James, T.W., & Cree, G. (2010). Perceptual and conceptual interactions in object recognition and expertise. In I. Gauthier, M.J. Tarr, & D. Bub (Eds.), Perceptual Expertise: Bridging Brain and Behavior. New York: Oxford University Press. PDF

James, T.W., & Kim, S. (2010). Dorsal and ventral cortical pathways for visuo-haptic shape integration revealed using fMRI. In M.J. Naumer & J. Kaiser (Eds.), Multisensory object perception in the primate brain. New York: Springer. PDF

Kim, S., & James, T.W. (2010). Enhanced effectiveness in visual-haptic object-selective brain regions with increasing stimulus salience. Human Brain Mapping, 31, 678-693. PDF

Stevenson, R.A., Altieri, N.A., Kim, S., Pisoni, D.B., James, T.W. (2010). Neural processing of asynchronous audiovisual speech perception. NeuroImage, 49, 3308-3318. PDF


James, T.W., Stevenson, R.A., Kim, S. (2009). Assessing multisensory integration with additive-factors and functional MRI. Proceedings of the International Society for Psychophysics 25th Annual Meeting. PDF

Rupp, H.A., James, T.W., Ketterson, E.D., Sengelaub, D.R., Janssen, E., & Heiman, J.R. (in press). Neural activation in the orbitofrontal cortex in response to male faces increases during the follicular phase. Hormones and Behavior, 56, 66-72. PDF

Rupp, H.A., James, T.W., Ketterson, E.D., Sengelaub, D.R., Janssen, E., & Heiman, J.R. (2009). Neural activation in women in response to masculinized male faces: mediation by hormones and psychosexual factors. Evolution and Human Behavior, 30, 1-10. PDF

Rupp, H.A., James, T.W., Ketterson, E.D., Sengelaub, D.R., Janssen, E., & Heiman, J.R. (2009). The role of the anterior cingulate cortex in women's sexual decision making. Neuroscience Letters, 449, 42-47. PDF

Stevenson, R.A., Kim, S., & James, T.W. (2009). An additive-factors design to disambiguate neuronal and areal convergence: measuring multisensory interactions between audio, visual, and haptic sensory streams using fMRI. Experimental Brain Research, 198, 183-194. PDF

Stevenson, R.A., & James, T.W. (2009). Neuronal convergence and inverse effectiveness with audiovisual integration of speech and tools in human superior temporal sulcus: Evidence from BOLD fMRI. NeuroImage, 44, 1210-1223. PDF

Wong, A.C.-N., Jobard, G., James, K.H., James, T.W., & Gauthier, I. (2009). Expertise with characters in alphabetic and non-alphabetic writing systems engage the same occipito-temporal area. Cognitive Neuropsychology, 26, 111-127.


Stevenson, R.A., & James, T.W. (2008). Affective auditory stimuli: Characterization of International Digitized Sounds (IADS) by discrete emotional categories. Behavior Research Methods, 41, 315-321. PDF


Stevenson, R.A., Mikels, J.A., & James, T.W. (2007). Characterization of affective norms for english words by discrete emotional categories. Behavior Research Methods, 39, 1020-1024. PDF

James, T.W., Kim, S., & Fisher, J.S. (2007). The neural basis of haptic object processing. Canadian Journal of Experimental Psychology, 61, 219-269. PDF

Stevenson, R.A., Geoghegan, M.L., & James, T.W. (2007). Superadditive BOLD response in superior temporal sulcus with threshold non-speech objects. Experimental Brain Research, 179, 85-95. PDF


James, T.W., Servos, P., Kilgour, A.R., Huh, E., & Lederman, S. (2006). The influence of familiarity on brain activation during haptic exploration of 3-D facemasks. Neuroscience Letters, 397, 269-273. PDF

James, T.W., & Gauthier, I. (2006). Repetition-induced changes in BOLD response reflect accumulation of neural activity. Human Brain Mapping, 27, 37-45. PDF, awarded the HBM Editors' Choice for 2006.


Kilgour, A.R., Kitada, R., Servos, P., James, T.W., & Lederman, S. (2005). Haptic face identification activates occipito-temporal areas: a fMRI study. Brain and Cognition, 59, 246-257. PDF

James, K.H., James, T.W., Jobard, G., Wong, A.C.-N., & Gauthier, I. (2005). Letter processing in the visual system: different activation patterns for single letters and strings. Cognitive, Affective and Behavioral Neuroscience, 5, 452-466. PDF

James, T.W., Shima, D.W., Tarr, M.J., & Gauthier, I. (2005). Generating complex three-dimensional stimuli (Greebles) for haptic expertise training. Behavior Research Methods, 37, 353-358. PDF

James, T.W., James, K.H., Humphrey, G.K., & Goodale, M.A. (2005). Do visual and tactile object representations share the same neural substrate? In M.A. Heller and S. Ballesteros (Eds.), Touch and blindness: psychology and neuroscience. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum. PDF


James, T.W., & Blake, R. (2004). Perceiving object motion using vision and touch. Cognitive, Affective and Behavioral Neuroscience, 4, 201-208. PDF, and Vanderbilt Register Article.

Blake, R., Sobel, K.V., & James, T.W. (2004). Neural synergy between kinetic vision and touch. Psychological Science, 15, 397-402. PDF, and Vanderbilt Register Article.

James, T.W., & Gauthier, I. (2004). Brain areas engaged during visual judgments by involuntary access to novel semantic information. Vision Research, 44, 429-439. PDF

2003 and earlier

James, T.W., & Gauthier, I. (2003). Auditory and action semantic features activate sensory-specific perceptual brain regions. Current Biology, 13, 1792-1796. PDF , and NRN Highlight by J.C. Lopez

James, T.W., Culham, J., Humphrey, G.K., Milner, D.A., & Goodale, M.A. (2003). Ventral occipital lesions impair object recognition but not object-directed grasping: A fMRI study. Brain, 126, 2463-2475. PDF

Gauthier, I., James, T.W., Curby, K.M., & Tarr, M.J. (2003). The influence of conceptual knowledge on visual discriminations. Cognitive Neuropsychology, 20, 507-523. PDF

James, T.W., Humphrey, G.K., Gati. J.S., Menon, R.S., & Goodale, M.A. (2002). Differential effects of viewpoint on object-driven activation in dorsal and ventral streams. Neuron, 35, 793-801. PDF , and TICS News and Comment by J. Ingram

James, T.W., Humphrey, G.K. Gati. J.S., Servos, P., Menon, R.S., & Goodale, M.A. (2002). Haptic study of three-dimensional objects activates extrastriate visual areas. Neuropsychologia, 40, 1706-1714. PDF

Wilkinson, F., James, T.W., Wilson, H.R., Gati. J.S., Menon, R.S., & Goodale, M.A. (2000). An fMRI study of the selective activation of human extrastriate form vision areas by radial and concentric gratings. Current Biology, 10, 1455-1458. PDF

James, T.W., Humphrey, G.K., Gati, J.S., Menon, R.S., & Goodale, M.A. (2000). The effects of visual object priming on brain activation before and after recognition. Current Biology, 10, 1017-1024. PDF, and CB Dispatch by I. Gauthier

Humphrey, G.K., James, T.W., Gati, J.S., Menon, R.S., & Goodale, M.A. (1999). Perception of the McCollough effect correlates with activity in extrastriate cortex: A functional MRI study. Psychological Science, 10, 444-448. PDF (B&W only)

James, T.W., Humphrey, G.K., Gati, J.S., Menon, R.S., & Goodale, M.A. (1999). Repetition priming and the time course of object recognition: An fMRI study. Neuroreport, 10, 1019-1023. PDF

James, T.W., & Kimura, D. (1997). Sex differences in remembering the locations of objects in an array: Location shift versus location exchange. Evolution and Human Behavior, 18, 155-164. PDF