WHILE WE'RE AT IT
- In the News. // Freethought Today;Dec2010, Vol. 27 Issue 10, p16
The article offers news briefs related to religious issues in the U.S. Primatologist Frans de Waal of Emory University was interviewed on ABC about his study on animal behavior including empathy. A Wisconsin state appeals court ruled that the Milwaukee Archdiocese's insurance company in...
- F.de WaalThe Bonobo and the Atheist2013W.W. Norton and CompanyNew York289 pp. Paine, Robert R. // Social Science Journal;Dec2014, Vol. 51 Issue 4, p691
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- Animal Social Complexity. Waller, Alex // Biologist;Winter2004, Vol. 51 Issue 4, p230
Reviews the book "Animal Social Complexity," by Frans B.M. de Waal & Peter L. Tyack
- Animal behaviour: Fair refusal by capuchin monkeys. Wynne, Clive D.L. // Nature;3/11/2004, Vol. 428 Issue 6979, p140
Brosnan and de Waal report that capuchin monkeys show evidence of a sense of fairness or â€˜inequity aversionâ€™ because they rejected a less preferred reward when they saw a partner monkey receive a preferred reward for the same task. However, this does not show that monkeys are averse...
- Animal behaviour (communication arising): Inequity aversion in capuchins? Henrich, Joseph // Nature;3/11/2004, Vol. 428 Issue 6979, p139
Brosnan and de Waal have shown that capuchin monkeys are more likely to reject a cucumber slice after seeing that another capuchin has received a more attractive grape. In interpreting this finding, the authors make a link to work in humans on â€˜inequity aversionâ€™ and suggest that...
- Fair Is Fair. Reebs, Stephan // Natural History;Dec2003/Jan2004, Vol. 112 Issue 10, p14
Focuses on a study being conducted by primatologists Sarah F. Brosnan and Frans B. M. de Waal at the Yerkes National Primate Research Center in Atlanta, Georgia to investigate the evolutionary origins of the sense of fairness. Variations of the reward setup that was developed by Brosnan and de...
- Book Review: Animal Social Complexity. Intelligenge, Culture, and Individualized Societies. Edited by Frans B.M. de Waal and Peter L. Tyack , Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, xiv + 616 pp., 2003, US$49.95 (hardback). Bernstein, Irwin S. // International Journal of Primatology;Dec2003, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p1359
Reviews the book "Animal Social Complexity. Intelligence, Culture, and Individualized Societies," edited by Frans B.M. de Waal and Peter L. Tyack.
- MESOPOTAMIAN MASTERPIECES. Covington, Richard // Smithsonian;Aug2003, Vol. 34 Issue 5, p68
Reports on an exhibition of exquisite Bronze Age art and artifacts created by the Sumerians of lower Mesopotamia at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City in August 2003. Focus of the exhibition; Trade connections among nations as implicated in the exhibition; Description of several...
- COMPLEXITY, LIKE BEAUTY, MAY LIE IN THE EYE OF THE BEHOLDER. Galef Jr., Bennett G. // BioScience;Mar2004, Vol. 54 Issue 3, p262
Reviews the book "Animal Social Complexity: Intelligence, Culture and Individualized Societies," edited by Frans B. M. de Waal and Peter L. Tyack.