Beauty and the Beasts: Woman, Ape, and Evolution

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Soho Press, Incorporated, Jul 1, 2002 - Nature - 416 pages
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Why are the majority of primatologists women? Mary Leakey, Dian Fossey, and Jane Goodall are among the women profiled as Carole Jahme explores the unusual bond between female primatologists and their simian subjects.

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Beauty and the beasts: woman, ape, and evolution

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Sue Howell of the Primate Foundation of Arizona analyzed a sample of people in the field of primatology in 1999, determining that while men held more academic positions than women, women ... Read full review

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This book is a definite keeper. fascinating, interesting and informative. If you are intersted in Primatology then this is a definite must read. Read full review

Contents

Leakeys Ladies
32
The Secret Life of the Female Baboon
78
Wise Monkeys
113
Copyright

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About the author (2002)

Carole Jahme is a primatologist and documentary filmmaker. She lives in England.

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