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

Frans de Waal - Science - 2013 - 304 pages
In this lively and illuminating discussion of his landmark research, esteemed primatologist Frans de Waal argues that human morality is not imposed from above but instead comes ...
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The Age of Empathy: Nature's Lessons for a Kinder Society

Frans de Waal - Science - 2009 - 304 pages
"An important and timely message about the biological roots of human kindness." —Desmond Morris, author of The Naked Ape Are we our brothers' keepers? Do we have an instinct ...
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Chimpanzee Politics: Power and Sex Among Apes

Frans de Waal, Frans B. M. Waal - Nature - 2000 - 235 pages
"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 ...
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PEACEMAKING AMONG PRIMATES

Frans de Waal - Science - 1990 - 294 pages
Examines how simians cope with aggression, and how they make peace after fights.
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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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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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Le bonobo, Dieu et nous

Frans De waal - Philosophy - 2013 - 372 pages
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Evolved Morality: The Biology and Philosophy of Human Conscience

Frans de Waal - Science - 2014 - 276 pages
Morality is often defined in opposition to the natural "instincts," or as a tool to keep those instincts in check. New findings in neuroscience, social psychology, animal ...
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