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Baboon metaphysics : the evolution of a social mind / Dorothy L. Cheney and Robert M. Seyfarth.

Cheney, Dorothy L. (Author). Seyfarth, Robert M. (Added Author).
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Westfield Washington PL - Westfield 599.865 Cheney (Text) 78292000255896 Adult Non-Fiction Book Collection Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780226102436 : HRD
  • ISBN: 0226102432 : HRD
  • Physical Description: x, 348 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2007.

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The evolution of mind -- The primate mind in myth and legend -- Habitat, infanticide, and predation -- Males : competition, infanticide, and friendship -- Females : kinship, rank, competition, and cooperation -- Social knowledge -- The social intelligence hypothesis -- Theory of mind -- Self-awareness and consciousness -- Communication -- Precursors to language -- Baboon metaphysics.
Subject: Baboons > Behavior.
Social behavior in animals.
Cognition in animals.

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