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The Bonobo and the Atheist: In Search of Humanism Among the Primates

Frans de Waal, Frans B. M. Waal - Biography & Autobiography - 2013 - 289 pages
In this thoroughly engaging book, leading primatologist and thinker Frans de Waal offers a heartening, illuminating new perspective on human nature. Bringing together his ...
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Natural Conflict Resolution

Filippo Aureli, Frans B. M. Waal - Psychology - 2000 - 409 pages
"Filippo Aureli and Frans De Waal have succeeded in cross-fertilizing fields as disparate as ethology and medieval law to create a rich new field of research -- natural ...
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Bonobo: The Forgotten Ape

Frans de Waal, Frans B. M. de Waal, Frans Lanting - Nature - 1998 - 210 pages
This remarkable primate with the curious name is challenging established views on human evolution. The bonobo, least known of the great apes, is a female-centered, egalitarian ...
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Coalitions and Alliances in Humans and Other Animals

Alexander H. Harcourt, Frans B. M. Waal - Philosophy - 1992 - 531 pages
This book explores in detail how and why animals, including humans, cooperate with one another in conflicts with other members of their own species, and examines the difference ...
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Primates and Philosophers: How Morality Evolved

Frans de Waal - Science - 2009 - 232 pages
Can virtuous behavior be explained by nature, and not by human rational choice? "It's the animal in us," we often hear when we've been bad. But why not when we're good ...
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