Chris Herzfeld
FR






 

 

 

 

 

 

The Great Apes: A Brief History

 

Yale University Press

New Haven

 

To be published in 2017

 

 

 

SUMMARY

 

 

Introduction

 

1. Wild Men, Simians, and Hybrids. The Disturbing Strangeness of the Same

2. When the Ape Becomes a Skull. Colonial Expansion, Collection of Natural History, and Classification

3. Apes as 'Guinea Pigs". Primates in Experimental Research

4. Astrochimps, Painting Apes, and Talking Apes. Apes Who Consider Themselves To Be Humans

5. Sociality, Traditions, and Cultures among Apes. When the Dividing Line Between Humans and Apes Is Becoming Blurred

6. Women and Apes. Sex, Gender, and Primatology

 

Conclusions

 

 


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