• Dorothy Leavitt Cheney: Life and Work

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      Evolution, vocal communication, cognition, primates, vervet mon-keys, baboons.

    • Abstract


      Dorothy L. Cheney studied the social behaviour, communica-tion, and cognition of monkeys. Her goal was to uncover the selective forces that have shaped the evolution of the human mind.

    • Author Affiliations


      Seyfarth Robert1

      1. Department of Psychology University of Pennsylvania 425 S. University Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19104 USA.
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