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  • The maker not the tool: The cognitive significance of great ape manual skills 

    Byrne, RW (Mcdonald Institute, 2005) - Book item
    Tool-use by chimpanzees has attracted disproportionate attention among primatologists, because of an understandable wish to understand the evolutionary origins of hominin tool use. In archaeology and paleoanthropology, a ...
  • The manual skills and cognition that lie behind hominid tool use 

    Byrne, RW (Cambridge University Press, 2004) - Book item
    Tool use is an important aspect of being human that has assumed a central place in accounts of the evolutionary origins of human intelligence. This has inevitably focused a spotlight on any signs of tool use or manufacture ...