Assignments to exam 4


week 12 4/07-4/11 exam 3, Friday 4/11

EHE on primate reproduction, sexual behavior, development: (Sections 2.10, 2.11, 2.12,2.13, 10.6)

EHE Part 4 Primate social organization. pp143-165.

Bard, K. (1995). Parenting in primates. In M. H. Bornstein (Eds.), Handbook of parenting: Biology and ecology of parenting (pp. 27-58). Mahwah, NJ: Erlbaum.

Ackerman, S. (1987). American Scientist Interviews: Peter Ellison. American Scientist, 75, 622-627. [325-330]

Small, M. F. (1993). Female choices: Sexual behavior of female primates . Ithaca: Cornell University Press. [Read pp. 146-183; a summary of ch. 5 "Females just wanna have fun." and all of ch. 6. "Female choice and Primates" [360-378]

week 13 4/14-4/18 (paper outline due; email is ok)

Review above readings and EHE 2.3 Differences between the sexes

de Waal, F. (1989). Peacemaking among the primates . Cambridge: Harvard University Press. [Ch. 5 "Bonobos", pp.171-227] [331-359]

Goodall, J. (1990). Through a window: My thirty years with the chimpanzees of Gombe . Boston: Houghton Mifflin. [ch.10 "war", pp.98-111] [379-385]

Wrangham, R., & Peterson, D. (1996). Demonic males. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company. (Ch. 5 Relationship violence)

Paper outline due 4/18 with at least two recent (1994-7) references.

week 14 4/21-4/25

TA Ch.14 "Testing the theories",

TA Ch 15 "Taking stock."

EHE Conclusion pp. 439-445

Tooby, J., & DeVore, I. (1988). The reconstruction of Hominid behavioral evolution through strategic modelling. In W. G. Kinzey (Ed.), The evolution of human behavior: Primate models (pp. 183-238). Albany: State University of New York Press. [386-413]

week 15 4/28-5/02

Novak, M. A., & Suomi, S. J. (1988). Psychological well-being of primates in captivity. American Psychologist, 43, 765-773. [414-422]

week 16 5/05-5/09 exam 4, Wednesday, May 07week 17 5/12

Discuss papers and exam 4

May 15 (Turn in papers--remember to attach approved outline and keep a copy or backup file for yourself.)