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

Wobber, Victoria, et al. “Great apes prefer cooked food.Journal of Human Evolution, vol. 55, no. 2, Aug. 2008, pp. 340–48. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.jhevol.2008.03.003. Full Text

Heilbronner, Sarah R., et al. “A fruit in the hand or two in the bush? Divergent risk preferences in chimpanzees and bonobos.Biology Letters, vol. 4, no. 3, June 2008, pp. 246–49. Epmc, doi:10.1098/rsbl.2008.0081. Full Text Open Access Copy

Ross, S. R., et al. “Science priorities. Inappropriate use and portrayal of chimpanzees.Science (New York, N.Y.), vol. 319, no. 5869, Mar. 2008, p. 1487. Epmc, doi:10.1126/science.1154490. Full Text

Herrmann, E., et al. “Response [3].” Science, vol. 319, no. 5863, Feb. 2008.

Melis, A. P., et al. “Do chimpanzees reciprocate received favours?Animal Behaviour, vol. 76, no. 3, Jan. 2008, pp. 951–62. Scopus, doi:10.1016/j.anbehav.2008.05.014. Full Text

Rosati, Alexandra G., et al. “The evolutionary origins of human patience: temporal preferences in chimpanzees, bonobos, and human adults.Current Biology : Cb, vol. 17, no. 19, Oct. 2007, pp. 1663–68. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.cub.2007.08.033. Full Text Open Access Copy

Herrmann, Esther, et al. “Humans have evolved specialized skills of social cognition: the cultural intelligence hypothesis.Science (New York, N.Y.), vol. 317, no. 5843, Sept. 2007, pp. 1360–66. Epmc, doi:10.1126/science.1146282. Full Text

Warneken, Felix, et al. “Spontaneous altruism by chimpanzees and young children.Plos Biology, vol. 5, no. 7, July 2007, p. e184. Epmc, doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.0050184. Full Text

Burnham, T. C., and B. Hare. “Engineering human cooperation : DDDDDoes involuntary neural activation increase public goods contributions?Human Nature, vol. 18, no. 2, June 2007, pp. 88–108. Scopus, doi:10.1007/s12110-007-9012-2. Full Text

Hare, Brian, et al. “Tolerance allows bonobos to outperform chimpanzees on a cooperative task.Current Biology : Cb, vol. 17, no. 7, Apr. 2007, pp. 619–23. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.cub.2007.02.040. Full Text