Monkeys Understand Fairness and Cooperation

Everyone thinks humans are special because they’re the only species that understands fairness.  Think again:

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I am a Ph. D student at Marquette University. The primary purpose of this blog is to get my ideas out there, and then have other people scrutinize, critique, build upon, and systematize beliefs. This blog will sometimes pertain to what I'm learning in my classes, but it will occasionally deal with non-classroom issues that I'm thinking about as well.
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5 Responses to Monkeys Understand Fairness and Cooperation

  1. thekillerj says:

    Makes me crave some bush meat.

  2. Nancy says:

    i thought the main difference was demonstrable capacity for abstract thought. we know they can reason, plan, love, use tools, and mourn.

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