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Dissection of observational learning among chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes) and children (Homo sapiens)
(University of St Andrews, 2008-01) - Thesis,
In the wild, a variety of inter-group behavioural differences have been reported for chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes) and it has been suggested that these may have resulted from social learning. To determine whether chimpanzees ...
Factors shaping social learning in chimpanzees
(University of St Andrews, 2018-06-29) - Thesis,
Culture is an important means by which both human and non-human animals transmit useful behaviours between individuals and generations. Amongst animals, chimpanzees live particularly varied cultural lives. However, the ...
Chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes) gaze following in the informed forager paradigm : analysis with cross correlations
(University of St Andrews, 2012-06-19) - Thesis,
I tested two pairs of captive chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes) in the informed forager paradigm: a subordinate saw the location of hidden bait, and then searched with a naïve dominant. This paradigm has tested what subjects ...