Posts Tagged ‘Animal cognition’

By Carlos -

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via Primates’ social intelligence overestimated: Primates groom others if afraid they’d lose fight.

Just commentary:

Now, the suggestion that we far too easily ascribe rational behavior to animals that don’t really deserve it has been made by Daniel Dennett for a very long time- the case he argues in Kinds of Minds– which I’m a commute away …