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Peacemaking among primates

Author: De Waal, Frans Publisher: Harvard University Press, 1989.Language: EnglishDescription: 294 p. : Ill./Photos ; 23 cm.ISBN: 067465921XType of document: BookBibliography/Index: Includes bibliographical references and index
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Includes bibliographical references and index

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Peacemaking Among Primates Contents Acknowledgments Prologue 1 False Dichotomies "Good" Aggression 10 "Bad" Peace 18 The Individual and the Group 23 Captive vs. Field Studies 27 ix 1 9 2 Chimpanzees The Arnhem Project 36 Reconciliation and Consolation 37 Sex Differences 48 A Coalition Breaks 57 Deadly Violence 61 Reflections on the Dark Side 69 Self-Awareness and Chimpocentrism 78 35 3 Rhesus Monkeys Matriarchs and Matrilines 89 The Transfer of Rank 93 Aggression Levels 95 The Exploratory Phase 105 Implicit Reconciliations 110 Hard Evidence 117 Class Structure 122 Climbing the Ladder 127 89 4 Stump-Tailed Monkeys Our Beauties 145 Orgasmic Reconciliations 149 Two Macaques 154 All-Embracing Unity 163 143 5 Bonobos The "Pygmy Chimp" Is Neither 174 Wild Bonobos and Wild Theories 178 The Smartest Ape? 186 The Peanut Family 189 Games Bonobos Play 193 Kama Sutra Primates 198 The Sex-Contract Hypothesis 206 Sex for Peace 214 Epilogue 222 171 6 Humans The Paucity of Knowledge 231 Degrees of Sophistication 237 Conditions of Peace 243 Children 249 Cultures 257 The Oath of the Elbe 264 Conclusion 269 229 Bibliography Index 273 287

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