Brian Hare

Associate Professor in the Department of Evolutionary Anthropology

External address: 
004 Bio Sci Bldg, Durham, NC 27708
Internal office address: 
Duke Box 90383, Durham, NC 27708-0383
(919) 660-7292


Degrees & Credentials

  • Ph.D., Harvard University 2004

  • M.A., Harvard University 2000

  • B.A., Emory University 1998

Herrmann, E, Hare, B, Cissewski, J, and Tomasello, M. "A comparison of temperament in nonhuman apes and human infants." Developmental science 14.6 (November 2011): 1393-1405. Full Text Open Access Copy

Woods, V, and Hare, B. "Bonobo but not chimpanzee infants use socio-sexual contact with peers." Primates 52.2 (April 2011): 111-116. Full Text

Rosati, AG, and Hare, B. "Chimpanzees and bonobos distinguish between risk and ambiguity." Biology Letters 7.1 (2011): 15-18. Full Text Open Access Copy

Hare, B. "From hominoid to hominid mind: What changed and why?." Annual Review of Anthropology 40 (2011): 293-309. Full Text

Hare, B, Rosati, A, Kaminski, J, Bräuer, J, Call, J, and Tomasello, M. "The domestication hypothesis for dogs' skills with human communication: a response to Udell et al. (2008) and Wynne et al. (2008)." Animal Behaviour 79.2 (February 2010): e1-e6. Full Text Open Access Copy

Hare, B, and Kwetuenda, S. "Bonobos voluntarily share their own food with others." Current Biology 20.5 (2010): R230-R231. Full Text

Vlamings, PHJM, Hare, B, and Call, J. "Reaching around barriers: The performance of the great apes and 3-5-year-old children." Animal Cognition 13.2 (2010): 273-285. Full Text