Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
- Social stressors and coping mechanisms in wild female baboons (Papio hamadryas ursinus)Catherine Crockford
Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Horm Behav 53:254-65. 2008....
- Focused grooming networks and stress alleviation in wild female baboonsRoman M Wittig
Department of Biology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Horm Behav 54:170-7. 2008..We conclude that close bonds with a few preferred partners allow female baboons to alleviate the stress associated with social instability...
- Kin-mediated reconciliation substitutes for direct reconciliation in female baboonsRoman M Wittig
Department of Biology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6018, USA
Proc Biol Sci 274:1109-15. 2007..In contrast, subjects' behaviour towards both control females and other members of their aggressor's matriline was unaffected. We conclude that kin-mediated vocal reconciliation can substitute for direct reconciliation in baboons...
- Intergroup conflicts among chimpanzees in Taï National Park: lethal violence and the female perspectiveChristophe Boesch
Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany
Am J Primatol 70:519-32. 2008..The inclusion of the new complexities in intergroup interactions in chimpanzees allows new parallels to be drawn with the evolution of primitive warfare in humans...