The chimpanzees of Gombe : patterns of behavior

Author
Other titles
  • Chimpanzees of Gombe : patterns of behaviour
Published
  • Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press 1986
Physical description
673 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
ISBN
  • 0674116496
  • 9780674116498
  • 0674116596
Notes
  • Includes indexes.
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 627-646).
Contents
  • Partial contents The mind of the chimpanzee.-Research at Gombe.-Who's who.-Communication.-A unique society.-Relationships. Adaptive value.-Ranging patterns.-Feeding.-Hunting.-Aggression.-Friendly behavior. Contact behaviors. Greeting. Tolerance. Social play. Food sharing. Helping and altruism. Love and compassion.-Grooming.-Dominance. The male hierarchy. Dominance and the female.-Sexual behavior. Territoriality.-Object awareness.-Social awareness.
Related item
  • Online version:: Goodall, Jane, 1934- Chimpanzees of Gombe. Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1986
Genre
  • Gombe-Nationalpark.
  • text
Language
  • English

Summary

  • Presents a scientific chronicle of Jane Goodall's career and documents the Gombe chimpanzees social behavior over the last 26 years.

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