10 edition of Great ape societies found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by William C. McGrew and Linda F. Marchant and Toshisada Nishida ; [foreword by Jane Goodall ; afterword by Junichiro Itani].|
|Contributions||McGrew. W. C. 1944-, Marchant, Linda F. 1951-, Nishida, Toshisada, 1941-|
|LC Classifications||QL737.P96 G73 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xx, 328 p. :|
|Number of Pages||328|
|ISBN 10||0521554942, 0521555361|
|LC Control Number||95024973|
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In reference to the central theme of Metropolis M No 5- PALEO a review of Anselm Franke & Hila Peleg's exhibition and book Ape Culture.. In a valiant effort to explain the ways that culture can define a species, curators Anselm Franke and Hili Peleg recently produced the exhibition Ape Culture for Berlin’s Haus der Kulturen der Welt. Framed by concepts from Donna Haraway’s, Primate Visions. The 'great apes' - bonobos, chimpanzees, gorillas and orangutans, are our closest cousins. Indeed anyone who has ever had the privilege of spending time with them will confirm the remarkable similarities and the deep and moving connection they felt.
Book Review:Great Ape Societies. William C. McGrew, Linda F. Marchant, Toshisada Nishida Article (PDF Available) in The Quarterly Review of Biology 72(3) September with 80 Reads. The unit will enable students to identify great apes and the similarities they share with humans as well as differences. Students will learn about the family and social structures, behavioral characteristics and physical needs of these highly intelligent animals. Additionally, students will develop an understanding of the ethical issues raised by human use of the great apes and will explore.
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Book Description In addition to sharing a common ancestor only five million years ago, we share high intelligence, omnivorous diets, prolonged child-rearing and rich social lives with the Great Apes. This study draws on decades of international field work, zoo and laboratory studies for up-to-date syntheses of research.5/5(2).
Great Ape Societies book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. In addition to sharing a common ancestor only five million years ago, Great ape societies book. Great Ape Societies provides comprehensive up-to-date syntheses of work on all four species, drawing on decades of international field work, zoo and laboratory studies.
It will be essential reading. Great Ape Societies provides comprehensive up-to-date syntheses of work on all four species, drawing on decades of international field work, zoo and laboratory studies.
It will be essential reading for students and researchers in primatology, anthropology, psychology and human evolution/5(11). Buy Great Ape Societies (): NHBS - Edited By: William C McGrew, Linda F Marchant and Toshisada Nishida, Cambridge University Press.
Great Ape Societies provides comprehensive up-to-date syntheses of work on all four species, drawing on decades of international field work, zoo and laboratory studies. It will be essential reading for students and researchers in primatology, anthropology, psychology and human evolution.
Year Description - Great Ape Societies by William C. McGrew The Great Apes (chimpanzees, bonobos, gorillas and orangutans) are our closest living relatives, sharing a common ancestor only five million years ago. We also share key features such as high intelligence, omnivorous diets, prolonged child-rearing and rich social lives.
Great Ape Societies provides comprehensive up-to-date syntheses of work on all four species, drawing on decades of international field work, zoo and laboratory studies.
It will be essential reading for students and researchers in primatology, anthropology, psychology and human evolution/5(3). It is a daily habit of weaned great apes to build a place in which to rest. The technique employed depends on the site and on the available materials.
Orangutans, chimpanzees and bonobos start their arboreal constructions by preparing a foundation of solid sidebranches or forks, bending, breaking and inter-weaving sidebranches by: By Wildlife Photographers United Remembering Great Apes is the third book in the highly acclaimed Remembering Wildlife series of charity books and has been edited by Ian Redmond OBE and features a foreword by Dr Jane Goodall, PHD, DBE.
The bonobo (/ b ə ˈ n oʊ b oʊ, ˈ b ɒ n ə b oʊ /; Pan paniscus), also historically called the pygmy chimpanzee and less often, the dwarf or gracile chimpanzee, is an endangered great ape and one of the two species making up the genus Pan; the other being the common chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes).
Although bonobos are not a subspecies of chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes), but rather a distinct. The Great Ape Project (book) The book of the same name, edited by philosophers Paola Cavalieri and Peter Singer, features contributions from thirty-four authors, including Jane Goodall and Richard Dawkins, who have submitted articles voicing their support for the : Animal rights.
ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xx, pages: illustrations, maps ; 26 cm: Contents: Foreword: conserving great apes / Jane Goodall --Toward an understanding of the orangutan's social system / Carel P. van Schaik and Jan A.R.A.M.
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Reciprocation in apes C. Hemelrijk; Chimpanzee intelligence in nature and captivity Tetsuro Matsuzawa; Part V. Apes Compared: Comparative positional behavior of the African apes Diane Doran; Nest-building behavior in the great apes Barbara Fruth and Gottfried Hohmann; Comparative studies of African ape vocal behavior John.
Parallel chapters then examine social play, object play, and pretend play in humans and great apes, providing a broader context for understanding why human children behave the way they do. While much of the knowledge on human play comes from industrialized Western societies, the book also features important chapters on hunter-gatherer and.
Great Ape Society members are entitled to all the benefits of regular sanctuary membership such as members-only invitations to sanctuary events, email updates and our e-newsletter that takes you inside the sanctuary and the everyday lives of our apes and their activities, our PrimeApes annual update, plus recognition on the sanctuary’s Great.
Will Self's book "Great Apes" is a funny idea that gets dragged out into a full length novel for no particular good reason.
A man wakes up and finds all the world has transformed into chimpanzees. Cue a whole lot of furry copulation and poop flinging. I found it tedious after about 50 pages/5.
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Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. Christ Herzfeld's Petite histoire des grands singes appeared originally in and now has an English-language translation from Yale University Press by Kevin Frey that ably captures both Herzfeld's sweeping viewpoint and his sharply inquisitive tone; the book presents readers with a fast-paced and engaged history of humanity's historical and scientific encounters with gorillas, orangutans.
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It describes the life of the Apes in their wonderful habitat as well as their surroundings with the Reviews: 3.