Ape Genius, a fascinating documentary about the similarities and differences between human and ape intelligence. Key words : learning by watching, cooperation, impulsivity, mind-reading (theory of mind), pointing, shared commitment to a shared goal.
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REBECCA SAXE: It’s a special cognitive achievement. For some reason kids do this naturally, almost immediately. And curiously, apes can’t get into that. Read more »
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- The Gap Between Humans and Apes
- The Ape That Teaches
- The Bonobo in All of Us
- Social Skills: Kids vs. Apes