Chimpanzee Politics: Power and Sex among Apes / Edition 2

Chimpanzee Politics: Power and Sex among Apes / Edition 2

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by Frans de de Waal
     
 

"Precise but eminently readable and indeed exciting... This excellent book achieves the dual goal which eludes so many writers about animal behavior — it will both fascinate the non-specialist and be seen as an important contribution to science." — Times Literary SupplementSee more details below

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"Precise but eminently readable and indeed exciting... This excellent book achieves the dual goal which eludes so many writers about animal behavior — it will both fascinate the non-specialist and be seen as an important contribution to science." — Times Literary Supplement

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780801863363
Publisher:
Johns Hopkins University Press
Publication date:
04/28/2000
Edition description:
revised edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.78(h) x 0.73(d)

Meet the Author

Frans de Waal is the C. H. Candler Professor of Primate Behavior at Emory University in Atlanta and the director of the Living Links Center at the Yerkes Regional Primate Research Center. His books include The Ape and the Sushi Master; Peacemaking among Primates; and Our Inner Ape.

Johns Hopkins University Press

Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction3
1Personalities41
2Two Power Takeovers77
3Restless Stability137
4Sexual Privileges151
5Social Mechanisms175
Conclusion205
Epilogue211
Notes217
Bibliography223
Acknowledgments229
Index231

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