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Essay

Teaching

Primate Behavior Research There Can Be Big

Words: 1691
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

Primate ehavior Research There can be big differences in the messages from a scholarly, or scientific, article and a main stream, or non-scientific article. The titles and the messages…

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3 Pages
Essay

Animals

Primate Characteristics Anthropoids In Allen's

Words: 867
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

They have nails. The arms and legs are equal length. The Lincoln Park Zoo exhibit differs from its natural environment but is being upgraded. 6. Exhibits: The New World…

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Term Paper

Children

Endagered Status of Primates Around the World

Words: 1199
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Primate Conservation The conservation of primates and their habitat is a point of major concern for many environmentalists, zoologists and even regular people that have an interest and/or passion…

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A2 Outline Answer

Children

Nonhuman Primates and Humans Can

Words: 978
Length: 3 Pages
Type: A2 Outline Answer

An important evolutionary distinction between primates and humans is that puberty and reproduction may begin in primates before the end of the juvenile stage. Comparison of the developmental stages…

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7 Pages
Term Paper

Animals

Evolution of Primate Intelligence

Words: 2401
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Term Paper

primates are more cognitively advanced than other mammals and that the degree of cognitive awareness and ability grows significantly from prosimians to humans. However, researchers still debate which parameters…

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Term Paper

Children

Comparison of Humans and Primates

Words: 1250
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Cooperation in Primates Given their massive amount of intelligence compared to other non-human animals and just how close they are to human in many ways, primates are often a…

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Term Paper

Anthropology

For Animal Biology Course Book on Primates

Words: 1333
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

human? This might seem to be a simple question, but that is probably because we have not thought very deeply about the issue. For decades physical anthropologists and other…

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Thesis

Animals

Primates & Swimming Do Primates

Words: 1279
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Thesis

Phyllis Jay briefly touches on the subject of primates swimming in the book Behavior of Nonhuman Primates; in discussing the habitat of African monkeys, Jay writes (Jay, 1965, p.…

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Term Paper

Disease

Humans as a Diverse Species

Words: 3179
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Term Paper

It is not startling that some remarkable variation exists between the great apes as well as humans with regard to mental capabilities. Humans possess a lot higher intricate types…

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Term Paper

Biology

Evolutionary Process

Words: 2409
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Term Paper

In males, the canine teeth tend to be longer, and sharper. Additionally, there appears to be greater variation in size and shape of male canines, in comparison to the…

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4 Pages
Essay

Animals

Vervet Monkey or Chlorocebus Is Part of

Words: 1187
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

Vervet Monkey, or Chlorocebus, is part of the Old-orld monkey classification of medium sized primates. There are typically six species that science recognizes, but there is disagreement as to…

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2 Pages
Other

Communication - Language

Ape Talking

Words: 635
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Other

Zuckerman The same types of communicative behaviors may be exhibited among primates, particularly bonobo, apes, humans, and chimpanzees. However, there are also some core differences in the specific language…

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Term Paper

Animals

De Waal and Kummer What

Words: 1535
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

In the wild, the young of both baboons and chimpanzees must be potential prey for other animals. It seems unlikely that a zoo would put a valuable primate troupe…

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Essay

Children

Great Apes at the Zoo

Words: 917
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Zoo Observation I visited X zoo on a warm, sunny day in October. All of the primates I observed in the zoo were confined to a specific area, although…

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Term Paper

Sports - Women

Infanticide in the Animal Kingdom

Words: 1623
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

After all, it remains within the female's best interest to mate with a newly dominant male, even if he has killer her infant. Ultimately, this is because the female,…

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2 Pages
Essay

Sports - Women

Sacramento Zoo Observations Chimpanzee Pan Troglodystes and

Words: 465
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Sacramento Zoo Observations Chimpanzee (Pan troglodystes) and Sumatran Orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus abelli) When I was at the Sacramento Zoo, I observed many animals, including primates. At this time, I…

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Application Essay

Anthropology

Intended Major Discuss How Your Interest in

Words: 1040
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Application Essay

intended major? Discuss how your interest in the subject developed and describe any experience you have had in the field -- such as volunteer work, internships and employment, participation…

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5 Pages
Essay

Psychology

Independent and Dependent Variables Used

Words: 1301
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

The findings presented by Snowden within his study Visual Attention to Color are extremely intriguing when one considers the history of research on M. stream/P stream activity and attentional…

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Essay

Animals

Scientific Report of Tufted Capuchin Monkeys San Diego Zoo

Words: 1265
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

Scientific eport of Tufted Capuchin Monkeys in SanDiego Zoo Behavioral Differences Between Male and Female Capuchin Monkeys in an Artificial Habitat Studies have shown that the activity and energy…

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2 Pages
Term Paper

Women's Issues - Sexuality

Sex and Culture

Words: 599
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Sex and Culture What are the advantages and disadvantages of sexual reproduction (animal/human world)? Sexual reproduction is an evolutionary phenomenon, which entails the cooperation of two species: the male…

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Research Paper

Anthropology

Chimpanzees Have Culture The Culture of Chimpanzees

Words: 664
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Chimpanzees Have Culture? The Culture of Chimpanzees The term "culture" has many different definitions, but for purposes of this discussion it should be defined loosely as the values, goals,…

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Term Paper

Genetics

Difference Between Human and Chimps

Words: 693
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Human Beings and Primates There is a four percent genetic difference between human's chimpanzees. What might these differences be? Let us speculate. First of all, human beings can be…

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2 Pages
Term Paper

Sports - Women

Reproductive Potential and Paternity Certainty Factors Determining

Words: 621
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Reproductive Potential and Paternity Certainty: Factors Determining Mate Preferences among Males & Females Dear So Bummed Out in Berkeley, You described yourself as a "sleek, young California mouse." Indeed,…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Sports - Women

Sarah Blaffer Hrdy

Words: 1491
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Sarah laffer Hrdy is an anthropologist who specialized in the field of primate sociobiology (Zika 2002). Her undergraduate thesis was a study of mental adaptations that shape how and…

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10 Pages
Term Paper

Animals

Wes Sechrest and Thomas M Brooks and

Words: 3038
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Wes Sechrest and Thomas M. rooks and published in the National Academy of Sciences reveals the results of a study they conducted investigating the varying levels of biodiversity distributed…

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12 Pages
Term Paper

Animals

Color Vision Evolution of Color

Words: 3313
Length: 12 Pages
Type: Term Paper

The finding that helped clinch the case was the New orld howler monkey. it's the only New orld monkey with full trichromatic vision, and the researchers found that it…

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18 Pages
Term Paper

Communication - Language

Ape Speech Research Has Been

Words: 5500
Length: 18 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Another theorist with a different view is Chomsky (1988). Chomsky sees the acquisition of language as a process of input-output, what he calls a Cartesian view of language acquisition…

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Term Paper

Animals

Organism Monkey Classification and Common Features Monkeys

Words: 947
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Organism: Monkey Classification and common features Monkeys are classified under the phylum Chordata, subphylum Vertebrata, class Mammalia, order Primates, superfamilies Cercopithecoidea and Ceboidea. (Classification: Infoplease) More specifically the term…

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7 Pages
Essay

Women's Issues - Sexuality

Friend by Any Other Name Sex Matters

Words: 1847
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Essay

Friend by Any Other Name Sex matters between friends. No, not in the way you might think -- or the kind of sex that you might think. Sex matters…

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Term Paper

Family and Marriage

Marriage and Family Types

Words: 1907
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Monogamous Nuclear Families, Polygamous and Communal Families Family has different connotations for different persons and cultures. In American society, the word is usually meant to denote a nuclear family…

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Article Critique

Psychology

Bonding Title Page Place Holder

Words: 1516
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Article Critique

By adding our understanding of the human complexity to these experimental models, the explanatory power may increase. Collaborating and identifying human subjects that are suitable candidates based on environmental…

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15 Pages
Term Paper

Evolution

Neanderthal Cultural Complexity

Words: 5339
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Glimpse into Neanderthal Culture hen one thinks of the Humanoid genus Homo Sapiens neanderthalensis (HSN) they picture a very primitive creature, simplistic in nature with few social complexities. However,…

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8 Pages
Research Paper

Animals

Redefining Culture -- Chimpanzees and

Words: 2745
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Research Paper

When the driver looked in the hole, he found a dog sleeping inside -- and only when the dog was chased away would the elephant place the log into…

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1 Pages
Term Paper

Communication

Cultural Anthropology

Words: 480
Length: 1 Pages
Type: Term Paper

communicative processes of humans to those of non-humans, taking as a primary example the member of the primate family the chimpanzee with follow up examples from birds, members off…

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22 Pages
Essay

Disease

Origin of HIV the Mystery of HIV

Words: 6006
Length: 22 Pages
Type: Essay

Origin of HIV The mystery of HIV and its origins is one that cannot be easily solved. In the thirty-odd years which have passed since the official recognition of…

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2 Pages
Thesis

Teaching

Psychology the Nature or Nurture

Words: 656
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Thesis

Perhaps other animals also have this capacity for understanding, but they have not accessed it because it has not yet been required of them. Furthermore, viewing the Bonobos' and…

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10 Pages
Term Paper

Sports - Women

Evolutionary Psychology - Gender Differentiation

Words: 2781
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Since males of all sexually reproducing species are naturally drawn to signs of fertility in females (Zuk 2002), they naturally express more interest in females when they ovulate, or…

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Term Paper

Business - Miscellaneous

Role Did Diet Play in

Words: 1966
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

598) The study concludes that, "These few observations provide a fascinating window into the way in which new dietary regimes can affect neurotransmitter synthesis and thereby influence broad-based activity…

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Article Review

Psychology

Biology in Stress Coping Stimulates

Words: 540
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Article Review

In other words, performance on the learning tests is associated with neurogenesis. The gene expression measures were taken to aide future research. The results showed that performance on the…

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Thesis

Animals

Proof to the Fact That

Words: 3292
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Thesis

Previous to Darwin, it has been considered that animals had nothing in connection with humans, since their brutish behavior had been very different from the sociable and civilized one…

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7 Pages
Term Paper

Women's Issues - Sexuality

Evolutionary Theory of Rape Evolutionary

Words: 2276
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Term Paper

They accuse Coyne of giving modern intellectuals "permission to remain biologically illiterate, through assuring them there is nothing useful or important that they could learn that would help them…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Animals

Cruelty and Thereafter Apply the

Words: 1475
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

No animal understands what experimentation is. Therefore, how does one decide whether it is ethical to conduct experiments on them, experiments that involve blatant cruelty and assault? It must…

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38 Pages
Term Paper

Psychology

Bpd Is Related to Secure

Words: 10546
Length: 38 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Attachment was believed by owlby to be a critical aspect of the normal development of human behavior. Attachment is inclusive of the following characteristics: 1) Proximity Seeking - the…

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8 Pages
Essay

Children

Cognition the Case Against Core

Words: 2281
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Essay

Instead, spatial reasoning appears to be based on environmental inputs and old-fashioned cognitive development. Why this should come as such a surprise to some researchers is uncertain. Core knowledge…

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Research Paper

Evolution

Why Evolution Is True

Words: 3309
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Jerry Coyne's hy Evolution is True I understand it contradicts the account in the Bible and other holy texts, if one takes a literalist interpretive stance, but given that…

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6 Pages
Term Paper

Psychology

Function of Dreaming

Words: 1811
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Dreaming For centuries, people have sought to explain not only what people dream about, but also why humans dream. In older times, dreams were used for prophecy. Later, they…

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7 Pages
Research Paper

Health

The Zika Virus Threat to the United States

Words: 2353
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Abstract Zika, that was identified accidentally in Uganda in 1947 in the midst of insect and primate monitoring, had so far stayed as a hidden virus limited to a…

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3 Pages
Essay

Film

2001'space odyssey film analysis

Words: 1067
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Stanley Kubrick’s 1968 film 2001: A Space Odyssey is a masterpiece in the science fiction genre. Based on a story by Arthur C. Clarke, the film epitomizes the features…

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2 Pages
Thesis

Children

Origin of Form Perception Robert

Words: 678
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Thesis

hat fascinated the chimps the most among the various items / objects that were placed within their immediate proximity? The infants seem to gravitate visually to the most complex…

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2 Pages
Essay

Communication - Language

Biological Basis for Language Has

Words: 685
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

The only part of the human body that can really be said to be devoted to speech in a way totally unique to humans is the brain. There are…

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90 Pages
Dissertation

Children

Object Relation Attachment Theories And

Words: 26278
Length: 90 Pages
Type: Dissertation

S., experts estimate the genuine number of incidents of abuse and neglect ranges three times higher than reported. (National Child Abuse Statistics, 2006) in light of these critical contemporary…

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15 Pages
Term Paper

Sports - Drugs

Ecstasy Use by Adolescents in Miami Dade County FL

Words: 4630
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Ecstasy Use by Adolescents in Miami-Dade County, FL Ecstasy, also known as MDMA, Methylenedioxymethamphetamine, has become popular as a club drug and at techno dance events, such as raves,…

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7 Pages
Thesis

Evolution

Evolution Be Taught in Schools Introduction

Words: 2286
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Thesis

Evolution be Taught in Schools? Introduction / Thesis (Part One) The debate between those that believe in creationism -- or "intelligent design," a refined offshoot of the creationism theory…

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5 Pages
Essay

Disease

Siv Phylogeny in Western Gorillas Siv in

Words: 1715
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

SIV Phylogeny in Western Gorillas SIV in Western Gorillas Phylogenetic Analysis of SIV in Western Gorillas In order to better understand how SIV is transmitted Takehisa et al. (2009)…

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6 Pages
Term Paper

Physics

Ch 5 Biologists Can Develop Antibodies

Words: 2082
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Ecologically, human hearing was needed to communicate better in order to survive; higher ranges of hearing have no real genetic advantage because it does not help humans to find…

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13 Pages
Research Paper

Psychology

Perception How Does Depth Perception Occur in

Words: 4390
Length: 13 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Perception How does depth perception occur in a person who gains sight after being congenital blind? Depth perception is necessary for the ability to perform many tasks including driving,…

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5 Pages
Research Paper

Children

Social Media and Its Effects on the Developing Brain

Words: 1810
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Social Network and Its Effects on the Developing Brain The enhancing quantity of time kids are investing on computer systems in their home and institution has actually raised concerns…

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2 Pages
Term Paper

Anatomy

Miguel Nicolelis a Monkey That Controls a

Words: 575
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Miguel Nicolelis a Monkey that Controls a Robot With It's Thoughts. No, Really. The video concerns brain wave technology, as narrated by Miguel Nicolelis. The video begins with a…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Communication - Language

Do Non-Human Animals Have Language

Words: 1204
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Noam Chomsky's Language Criteria - Do Animals Have Language? Philosophers and scientists have long wondered whether animals were capable of communicating with each other in the form of language.…

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8 Pages
Capstone Project

Biology

Human The Meaning of Humanity Is Difficult

Words: 2481
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Capstone Project

human? The meaning of humanity is difficult to grasp. It is complex and often layered. People do not think of humanity as being one of animals or being. It…

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