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Professor Richard Wrangham FBA

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About this Fellow

Chimpanzee social ecology; primate and human behaviour in a comparative framework, including influences of diet, violence and culture; self-domestication and the evolution of reduced aggression; primate conservation

Website: http://heb.fas.harvard.edu/faculty.html

Appointments

Current post

  • Ruth Moore Professor of Biological Anthropology, Department of Human Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University

Publications

Catching Fire: How Cooking Made Us Human 2009

1970

Demonic Males: Apes and the Origins of Human Violence 1996

1970

Sexual Coercion in Primates and Humans 2009

1970

Chimpanzee Cultures 1994

1970

Primate Societies 1986

1970

Other Anthropology and Geography Fellows

Professor Kirsten Hastrup

The entanglement of natural & social histories in Iceland & Greenland; the anthropological contribution to climate change research; the history of Artic anthropology; the foundations of anthropological knowledge

Professor Robert Layton

Social evolution & social change in hunter-gatherer & peasant societies; the anthropology & archaeology of art; indigenous rights