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Manuscripts in preparation or under review

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

Hensel, D.J., Arcurio, L.R., James, T.W., Hummer, T., Fortenberry, D. (in prep). Feasibility of fMRI to examine adolescent risk-taking.

James, T.W., Lee, S., Kim, S., Stevenson, R.A., Lang, A., & Potter, R.F. (in prep). How real is your avatar? The influence of realism on face-specific brain activation. Journal of Media Behavior.

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

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

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

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


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. (under review). Identifying and quantifying multisensory integration: A tutorial review. Brain Topography.


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

Bushmakin, M., & James, T.W. (in press). The influence of feature conjunction on object inversion and conversion effects. Perception. 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


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