BIO 346 Human Biology (K. Kalthoff)

References to Topic 2: Who is Who Among the Primates


Easy Readings

de Waal F.B.M. (1995) Bonobo Sex and Society. Scientific American. Mar. 1995: 82-88.
Maggioncalda A.N. and Sapolsky R.M. (2002) Disturbing behaviors of the orangutan. Scientific American June 2002: 60-65

Intermediate Readings

Fossey D. (1983) Gorillas in the Mist. Boston: Houghton Mifflin.
Goodall J (1986) The Chimpanzees of Gombe. Cambridge, Mass.: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press.
Leighton D.R. (1987) Gibbons: territoriality and monogamy. In: Primate Societies. (Edited by Barbara B.Smuts, Dorothy L. Cheney, Seyfarth R.M., Wrangham R.W., and Thomas T. Struhsaker, pp. 135-145. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press.
Melnick, D.J. and Pearl M.C. (1987) Cercopithecines in multimale groups: genetic diversity and population structure. In: Primate Societies. (Edited by Barbara B. Smuts, Dorothy L. Cheney, Robert M. Seyfarth, Richard W. Wrangham, and Thomas T. Struhsaker), pp. 121-134. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press.
Nishida T. and Hiraiwa-Hasegawa M. (1987) Chimpanzees and Bonobos: cooperative relationships among males. In: Primate Societies. (Edited by Barbara B. Smuts, Dorothy L. Cheney, Robert M. Seyfarth, Richard W. Wrangham, and Thomas T. Struhsaker), pp. 165-178. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press.
Rodman P.S. and Mitani J.C. (1987) Orangutans: sexual dimorphism in a solitary species. In: Primate Societies (Edited by Barbara B. Smuts, Dorothy L. Cheney, Robert M. Seyfarth, Richard W. Wrangham, and Thomas T. Struhsaker), pp. 146-154. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press.
Silk J.B. (1987) Social behavior in evolutionary perspective. In: Primate Societies (Edited byBarbara B. Smuts, Dorothy L. Cheney, Robert M. Seyfarth, Richard W. Wrangham, and Thomas T. Struhsaker), pp. 318-329. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press.
Stewart K.J. and Harcourt A.H. (1987) Gorillas: variation in female relationships. In: Primate Societies. (Edited by Barbara B. Smuts, Dorothy L. Cheney, Robert M. Seyfarth, Richard W. Wrangham, and Thomas T. Struhsaker), pp. 155-164. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press.
Tudge C. (2000) The Variety of Life. Ch.19: Lemurs, lorises, tarsiers, monkeys, and apes. Oxford University Press
van Schaik C. (2004) Among Orangutans: Red Apes and the Rise of Human Culture. Belknap Press

Advanced Readings

Hu Y., Meng J., Wang Y. and Li C. (2005) Large mesozoic mammals fed on young dinosaurs. Nature 433: 149152


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