Language evolution: The origin of meaning in primates

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Abstract

Research on alarm calls has yielded rare glimpses into the minds of our closest relatives. A new study suggests that primates monitor the effect alarm calls have on others.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)R123-R125
Number of pages3
JournalCurrent Biology
Volume16
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 21 Feb 2006

Keywords

  • DIANA MONKEYS
  • NONHUMAN PRIMATE
  • ALARM CALLS
  • COMMUNICATION
  • BEHAVIOR
  • PREDATORS
  • KNOWLEDGE
  • COGNITION

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