Are We Smart Enough To Know How Smart Animals Are

Author: Frans de Waal
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393246191
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Based on research involving crows, dolphins, parrots, sheep, wasps, bats, whales, and of course chimpanzees and bonobos, Frans de Waal explores both the scope and the depth of animal intelligence.

Are We Smart Enough To Know How Smart Animals Are

Author: Frans de Waal
Publisher: Granta Books
ISBN: 1783783052
Size: 24.97 MB
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With astonishing stories of animal cognition, expert science and De Waal's deeply enquiring mind, Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are? challenges everything you thought you knew about animal-and human-intelligence.

The Genius Of Birds

Author: Jennifer Ackerman
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101980842
Size: 80.84 MB
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As she travels around the world to the most cutting-edge frontiers of research, Ackerman not only tells the story of the recently uncovered genius of birds but also delves deeply into the latest findings about the bird brain itself that are ...

Our Inner Ape

Author: Frans de Waal
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101217383
Size: 50.84 MB
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This is an audacious book, an engrossing discourse that proposes thought-provoking and sometimes shocking connections among chimps, bonobos, and those most paradoxical of apes, human beings.

Beyond Words

Author: Carl Safina
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company
ISBN: 0805098895
Size: 43.90 MB
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In Beyond Words, readers travel to Amboseli National Park in the threatened landscape of Kenya and witness struggling elephant families work out how to survive poaching and drought, then to Yellowstone National Park to observe wolves sort ...

Chimpanzee Politics

Author: Frans de Waal
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 9780801886560
Size: 37.95 MB
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The first edition of Frans de Waal's Chimpanzee Politics was acclaimed not only by primatologists for its scientific achievement but also by politicians, business leaders, and social psychologists for its remarkable insights into the most ...

Good Natured

Author: Frans B. M. DE WAAL
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674033175
Size: 39.36 MB
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Bonobo

Author: Frans Lanting
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520205352
Size: 27.59 MB
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Describes the habits and behavior of the bonobo, the ape believed to be biologically closest to humans, which has an egalitarian, female-dominant society based on broad sexual contact, and discusses the risks the animals face