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

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

Hare, B., et al. “The domestication hypothesis for dogs' skills with human communication: a response to Udell et al. (2008) and Wynne et al. (2008).” Animal Behaviour, vol. 79, no. 2, Feb. 2010. Scopus, doi:10.1016/j.anbehav.2009.06.031. Full Text Open Access Copy

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

Melis, A. P., et al. “Chimpanzees coordinate in a negotiation game.” Evolution and Human Behavior, vol. 30, no. 6, Nov. 2009, pp. 381–92. Scopus, doi:10.1016/j.evolhumbehav.2009.05.003. Full Text

Wobber, V., et al. “Breed differences in domestic dogs' (Canis familiaris) comprehension of human communicative signals.” Interaction Studies, vol. 10, no. 2, Sept. 2009, pp. 206–24. Scopus, doi:10.1075/is.10.2.06wob. Full Text

Wobber, Victoria, and Brian Hare. “Testing the social dog hypothesis: are dogs also more skilled than chimpanzees in non-communicative social tasks?Behavioural Processes, vol. 81, no. 3, July 2009, pp. 423–28. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.beproc.2009.04.003. Full Text

McIntyre, Matthew H., et al. “Bonobos have a more human-like second-to-fourth finger length ratio (2D:4D) than chimpanzees: a hypothesized indication of lower prenatal androgens.Journal of Human Evolution, vol. 56, no. 4, Apr. 2009, pp. 361–65. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.jhevol.2008.12.004. Full Text

Rosati, Alexandra G., and Brian Hare. “Looking past the model species: diversity in gaze-following skills across primates.Current Opinion in Neurobiology, vol. 19, no. 1, Feb. 2009, pp. 45–51. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.conb.2009.03.002. Full Text Open Access Copy