Brian Hare

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

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

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 (2012): 573-585. 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

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

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

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