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...
- Food sharing is linked to urinary oxytocin levels and bonding in related and unrelated wild chimpanzeesRoman M Wittig
School of Psychology, University of St Andrews, St Andrews, UK, Department of Primatology, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany, Budongo Conservation Field Station BCFS, Masindi, Uganda, Department of Anthropology, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA, Wisconsin National Primate Research Center, Madison, WI, USA, Cognitive Science Centre, University of Neuchatel, Neuchatel, Switzerland
Proc Biol Sci 281:20133096. 2014....
- 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...