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Visions of Caliban : on chimpanzees and people

Author: Dale Peterson; Jane Goodall
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1993.
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The authors explore the image of Caliban, created by William Shakespeare as neither man nor beast but "honored with a human shape," as they present the humanity of chimpanzees, our inhumanity toward them, and the poignancy of our relationships with them.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Peterson, Dale.
Visions of Caliban.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1993
(OCoLC)760231251
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dale Peterson; Jane Goodall
ISBN: 0395537606 9780395537602
OCLC Number: 26975488
Description: 367 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Sounds and Sweet Airs --
2. Man or Fish? --
3. To Snare the Nimble Marmoset --
4. Caliban's Island --
5. What, Ho! Slave! --
6. No Doubt Marketable --
7. The Stuff of Dreams --
8. To Laugh, to Beat --
9. In Mine Own Cell --
10. Endowed with Words, Confined in Rock --
11. I Acknowledge Mine --
12. Our Pardon --
Appendix A: The Chimpanzees of Africa --
Appendix B: Recommendations to USDA.
Responsibility: Dale Peterson and Jane Goodall.

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The authors explore the image of Caliban, created by William Shakespeare as neither man nor beast but "honored with a human shape," as they present the humanity of chimpanzees, our inhumanity toward them, and the poignancy of our relationships with them.

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