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    • Bonobos modify communication signals according to recipient familiarity 

      Genty, Emilie; Neumann, Christof; Zuberbuehler, Klaus (2015-11-10) - Journal article
      Human and nonhuman primate communication differs in various ways. In particular, humans base communicative efforts on mutual knowledge and conventions shared between interlocutors. In this study, we experimentally tested ...
    • Chimpanzee alarm call production meets key criteria for intentionality 

      Schel, Anne Marijke; Townsend, Simon W.; Machanda, Zarin; Zuberbuehler, Klaus; Slocombe, Katie E. (2013-10-16) - Journal article
      Determining the intentionality of primate communication is critical to understanding the evolution of human language. Although intentional signalling has been claimed for some great ape gestural signals, comparable evidence ...
    • Chimpanzee lip-smacking facilitates cooperative behaviour 

      Fedurek, Pawel; Slocombe, Katie; Hartel, Jessica A.; Zuberbuehler, Klaus (2015-08-21) - Journal article
      Signalling plays an important role in facilitating and maintaining affiliative or cooperative interactions in social animals. Social grooming in primates is an example of an interaction that requires coordination between ...
    • La flexibilité et l’intentionnalité de la communication gestuelle chez les grands singes 

      Hobaiter, Cat; Byrne, Richard William (2014-04-13) - Journal article
      La communication gestuelle des grands singes est un système riche et complexe. Elle est utilisée de manière flexible dans l’intention de communiquer des objectifs précis à des individus particuliers - en tant que telle, ...