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The egalitarians, human and chimpanzee : an anthropological view of social organization

Author: Margaret Power
Publisher: Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An innovative book challenging the perceived view of chimpanzees as being aggressive and fiercely territorial.

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Power
ISBN: 0521400163 9780521400169
OCLC Number: 22706857
Description: xviii, 290 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Foreword / A. Montagu --
Acknowledgements --
Part I. Methods and prefatory explanations --
Introduction methods --
Part II. The human foragers --
Part III. The changing social order --
Part IV. The behaviour of wild and provisioned groups --
Part V. The mutual dependence system --
Part VI. The egalitarian chimpanzees --
Part VII. Probabilities, possibilities and half-head whispers --
Notes --
References --
Index.
Responsibility: Margaret Power.
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