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

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

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

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

Schroepfer, KK, Rosati, AG, Chartrand, T, and Hare, B. "Use of "entertainment" chimpanzees in commercials distorts public perception regarding their conservation status." PloS one 6.10 (January 2011): e26048-. 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 (2010): e1-e6. Full Text Open Access Copy

Herrmann, E, Hare, B, Call, J, and Tomasello, M. "Differences in the cognitive skills of bonobos and chimpanzees." PLoS ONE 5.8 (2010). Full Text Open Access Copy

Herrmann, E, Hernández-Lloreda, MV, Call, J, Hare, B, and Tomasello, M. "The structure of individual differences in the cognitive abilities of children and chimpanzees." Psychological Science 21.1 (2010): 102-110. Full Text