Ape and human cognition: What's the difference?

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Humans share the vast majority of their cognitive skills with other great apes. In addition, however, humans have also evolved a unique suite of cognitive skills and motivations-collectively referred to as shared intentionality-for living collaboratively, learning socially, and exchanging information in cultural groups. © The Author(s) 2010.

Full Text

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Tomasello, M; Herrmann, E

Published Date

  • June 25, 2010

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 19 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 3 - 8

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1467-8721

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0963-7214

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1177/0963721409359300

Citation Source

  • Scopus