Brian Hare

Brian Hare

Professor 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

MacLean, EL, Matthews, LJ, Hare, BA, Nunn, CL, Anderson, RC, Aureli, F, Brannon, EM, Call, J, Drea, CM, Emery, NJ, Haun, DBM, Herrmann, E, Jacobs, LF, Platt, ML, Rosati, AG, Sandel, AA, Schroepfer, KK, Seed, AM, Tan, J, van Schaik, CP, and Wobber, V. "How does cognition evolve? Phylogenetic comparative psychology." Animal Cognition 15.2 (March 2012): 223-238. Full Text Open Access Copy

Hare, B, Wobber, V, and Wrangham, R. "The self-domestication hypothesis: evolution of bonobo psychology is due to selection against aggression." Animal Behaviour 83.3 (March 2012): 573-585. Full Text

MacLean, EL, and Hare, B. "Bonobos and chimpanzees infer the target of another’s attention." Animal Behaviour 83.2 (February 2012): 345-353. Full Text

Nunn, CL, and Hare, B. "Pathogen Flow: What We Need to Know." American Journal of Primatology 74.12 (2012): 1084-1087. Full Text

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 (February 2011): 15-18. Full Text Open Access Copy

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