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Title Cognitive development in chimpanzees / T. Matsuzawa, M. Tomonaga, M. Tanaka (eds.)
CognitiveDevelopmentinChimpanzees / T. Matsuzawa ; M. Tomonaga ; M. Tanaka[編]
Published Tokyo ; New York : Springer, [2006]
[東京] : [シュプリンガー・フェアラーク東京], ©2006
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 522 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations (some color)
Contents Foreword / by Jane Goodall -- Sociocognitive development in chimpanzees : a synthesis of laboratory work and fieldwork / T. Matsuzawa -- A new comparative perspective on prenatal motor behaviors : preliminary research with four-dimensional ultrasonography / H. Takeshita, M. Myowa-Yamakoshi, S. Hirata -- Cognitive abilities before birth : learning and long-lasting memory in a chimpanzee fetus / N. Kawai -- Spindle neurons in the anterior cingulate cortex of humans and great apes / M. Hayashi -- Descent of the larynx in chimpanzees : mosaic and multiple-step evolution of the foundations for human speech / T. Nishimura -- Understanding the growth pattern of chimpanzees : does it conserve the pattern of the common ancestor of humans and chimpanzees? / Y. Hamada, T. Udono -- The application of a human personality test to chimpanzees and survey of polymorphism in genes relating to neurotransmitters and hormones / M. Inoue-Murayama [and others] -- Evolutionary origins of the human mother-infant relationship / T. Matsuzawa -- Development of facial information processing in nonhuman primates / M. Myowa-Yamakoshi -- Development of joint attention in infant chimpanzees / S. Okamoto-Barth, M. Tomonaga -- Food sharing and referencing behavior in chimpanzee mother and infant / A. Ueno -- Development of chimpanzee social cognition in the first 2 years of life / M. Tomonaga -- Chimpanzee learning and transmission of tool use to fish for honey / S. Hirata -- How and when do chimpanzees acquire the ability to imitate? / M. Myowa-Yamakoshi -- Yawning : an opening into empathy? / J.R. Anderson, T. Matsuzawa -- How social influences affect food neophobia in captive chimpanzees : a comparative approach / E. Addessi, E. Visalberghi -- Tactical deception and understanding of others in chimpanzees / S. Hirata -- Early spontaneous categorization in primate infants -- chimpanzees, humans, and Japanese macaques -- with the familiarization-novelty preference task / C. Murai -- Processing of shadow information in chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes) and human (Homo sapiens) infants / T. Imura, M. Tomonaga, A. Yagi -- Color recognition in chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes) / T. Matsuno, N. Kawai, T. Matsuzawa -- Auditory-visual crossmodal representations of species-specific vocalizations / A. Izumi -- Spontaneous categorization of natural objects in chimpanzees / M. Tanaka -- Cognitive enrichment in chimpanzees : an approach of welfare entailing an animal's entire resources / N. Morimura -- Cognitive development in apes and humans assessed by object manipulation / M. Hayashi, H. Takeshita, T. Matsuzawa -- Token use by chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes) : choice, metatool, and cost / C. Sousa, T. Matsuzawa -- Behavioral repertoire of tool use in the wild chimpanzees at Bossou / G. Ohashi -- Ant dipping in chimpanzees : an example of how microecological variables, tool use, and culture reflect the cognitive abilities of chimpanzees / T. Humle -- Ontogeny and cultural propagation of tool use by wild chimpanzees at Bossou, Guinea : case studies in nut cracking and leaf folding / D. Biro, C. Sousa, T. Matsuzawa
Summary From an evolutionary perspective, understanding chimpanzees offers a way of understanding the basis of human nature. This book on cognitive development in chimpanzees focuses on infants reared by their own mothers within a natural setting, illustrating various aspects of chimpanzee cognition and the developmental changes accompanying them
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Chimpanzees -- Behavior.
Chimpanzees -- Development.
Chimpanzees -- Psychology.
Cognition in animals.
Human evolution.
Psychology, Comparative.
Pan troglodytes.
Behavior, Animal.
Form Electronic book
Author Tomonaga, Masaki, 1964-
友永雅己, 1964-
Matsuzawa, Tetsurō, 1950-
友永雅己, 1950-
Tanaka, M. (Masayuki), 1968-
ISBN 4431302468 (alk. paper)
4431302484 (electronic bk.)
9784431302483 (electronic bk.)