Brian Hare

Brian Hare

Professor of Evolutionary Anthropology

External Address: 
004 Bio Sci Bldg, Durham, NC 27708
Internal Office Address: 
Duke Box 90383, Durham, NC 27708-0383


Education & Training

  • Ph.D., Harvard University 2004

  • M.A., Harvard University 2000

  • B.A., Emory University 1998

Rosati, Alexandra G., and Brian Hare. “Chimpanzees and bonobos distinguish between risk and ambiguity.Biology Letters, vol. 7, no. 1, Feb. 2011, pp. 15–18. Epmc, doi:10.1098/rsbl.2010.0927. Full Text Open Access Copy

Schroepfer, Kara K., et al. “Use of "entertainment" chimpanzees in commercials distorts public perception regarding their conservation status.Plos One, vol. 6, no. 10, Jan. 2011, p. e26048. Epmc, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0026048. Full Text Open Access Copy

Wobber, Victoria, and Brian Hare. “Psychological health of orphan bonobos and chimpanzees in African sanctuaries.Plos One, vol. 6, no. 6, Jan. 2011, p. e17147. Epmc, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0017147. Full Text

Herrmann, Esther, et al. “Differences in the cognitive skills of bonobos and chimpanzees.Plos One, vol. 5, no. 8, Aug. 2010, p. e12438. Epmc, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0012438. Full Text Open Access Copy

Wobber, Victoria, et al. “Differential changes in steroid hormones before competition in bonobos and chimpanzees.Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 107, no. 28, July 2010, pp. 12457–62. Epmc, doi:10.1073/pnas.1007411107. Full Text

Hare, Brian, and Suzy Kwetuenda. “Bonobos voluntarily share their own food with others.Current Biology : Cb, vol. 20, no. 5, Mar. 2010, pp. R230–31. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.cub.2009.12.038. Full Text

Vlamings, Petra H. J. M., et al. “Reaching around barriers: the performance of the great apes and 3-5-year-old children.Animal Cognition, vol. 13, no. 2, Mar. 2010, pp. 273–85. Epmc, doi:10.1007/s10071-009-0265-5. Full Text

Wobber, Victoria, et al. “Bonobos exhibit delayed development of social behavior and cognition relative to chimpanzees.Current Biology : Cb, vol. 20, no. 3, Feb. 2010, pp. 226–30. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.cub.2009.11.070. Full Text

Herrmann, Esther, et al. “The structure of individual differences in the cognitive abilities of children and chimpanzees.Psychological Science, vol. 21, no. 1, Jan. 2010, pp. 102–10. Epmc, doi:10.1177/0956797609356511. Full Text