2006

Cooperation in Primates and Humans

Mechanisms and Evolution

ISBN: 978-3-540-28269-3 (Print) 978-3-540-28277-8 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-X

  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 3-21

      Cooperation in primates and humans: closing the gap

  3. Kinship

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 23-23

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      Pages 25-46

      Practicing Hamilton’s rule: kin selection in primate groups

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      Pages 47-64

      Kinship, competence and cooperation in primates

  4. Reciprocity

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 65-65

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      Pages 67-83

      Reciprocal altruism: 30 years later

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      Pages 85-105

      Simple and complex reciprocity in primates

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      Pages 107-119

      Reciprocal exchange in chimpanzees and other primates

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      Pages 121-136

      Causes, consequences and mechanisms of reconciliation: the role of cooperation

  5. Mutualism

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 137-137

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      Pages 139-150

      Cooperative hunting in chimpanzees: kinship or mutualism?

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      Pages 151-171

      Toward a general model for male-male coalitions in primate groups

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      Pages 173-190

      Cooperative breeding in mammals

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      Pages 191-205

      Non-offspring nursing in mammals: general implications from a case study on house mice

  6. Biological Markets

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 207-207

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      Pages 209-232

      Monkeys, markets and minds: biological markets and primate sociality

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      Pages 233-261

      Digging for the roots of trading

  7. Cooperation in Humans

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 263-263

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      Pages 265-278

      Reputation, personal identity and cooperation in a social dilemma

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 279-301

      Human cooperation from an economic perspective

  8. Back Matter

    Pages 303-349