Reaching Into Thought: The Minds Of The Great Apes (2020)

Reaching Into Thought: The Minds Of The Great Apes Anne E. Russon Reaching Into Thought The Minds Of The Great Apes Reaching Into Thought investigates the qualities that set the intelligence of chimpanzees bonobos gorillas and orangutans apart from that of other nonhuman primates and humans In this fascinating bo
  • Title: Reaching Into Thought: The Minds Of The Great Apes
  • Author: Anne E. Russon
  • ISBN: 9780521471688
  • Page: 230
  • Format: Hardcover
Reaching Into Thought: The Minds Of The Great Apes Anne E. Russon Reaching Into Thought investigates the qualities that set the intelligence of chimpanzees, bonobos, gorillas and orangutans apart from that of other nonhuman primates and humans In this fascinating book, Great Apes high level abilities in both social and ecological contexts are investigated, showing that these species are capable of self awareness, deception, imitation,Reaching Into Thought investigates the qualities that set the intelligence of chimpanzees, bonobos, gorillas and orangutans apart from that of other nonhuman primates and humans In this fascinating book, Great Apes high level abilities in both social and ecological contexts are investigated, showing that these species are capable of self awareness, deception, imitation, consolation, teaching and proto culture itself As Great Apes can now be shown to think at symbolic levels traditionally thought to be uniquely human, this work challenges views on how human intelligence itself arose.
Reaching Into Thought: The Minds Of The Great Apes Anne E. Russon

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  1. Catherine Smith

    when i read this book i was not too impressed it was fairly good and had good information but it was so the type of information i expected to find like the stereotypical facts about apes being so intelligent and very similar to humans not only w certain actions but with their way of life the only thing that actually did surprise me was a case study of an ape using a tool to help get something from a tree it is not common especially since i have read through many many animal books about various [...]

  2. Andrea

    This is a great collection of work Really good reviews of various topics, and does a good job of addressing some enculturation differences between differentially reared apes Also not a bad read, not too hard for someone that is a lay person interested in apes to get through.

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