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Title Tree of origin : what primate behavior can tell us about human social evolution / Frans B.M. de Waal, editor.

Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2001.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    599.815 TRE    Available
Description 311 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 277-300) and index.
Contents Introduction / Frans B.M. de Waal. -- Of genes and apes : chimpanzee social organization and reproduction / Anne E. Pusey. -- Apes from Venus : bonobos and human social evolution / Frans B.M. de Waal. -- Beyond the apes : reasons to consider the entire primate order / Karen B. Strier. -- The ape's gift : meat-eating, meat-sharing, and human evolution / Craig B. Stanford. -- Out of the pan, into the fire : how our ancestor's evolution depended on what they ate / Richard W. Wrangham. -- Social and technical forms of primate intelligence / Richard W. Byrne. -- Brains on two legs : group size and the evolution of intelligence / Robin I.M. Dunbar. -- From primate communication to human language / Charles T. Snowdon. -- The nature of culture : prospects and pitfalls of cultural primatology / William C. McGrew.
Subject Primates -- Behavior.
Human evolution.
Social evolution.
Interpersonal relations.
Added Author Waal, F. B. M. de (Frans B. M.), 1948-
ISBN 0674004604 (cloth : alk. paper) : $29.95

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