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

Melis, AP, Hare, B, and Tomasello, M. "Chimpanzees coordinate in a negotiation game." Evolution and Human Behavior 30.6 (2009): 381-392. Full Text

McIntyre, MH, Herrmann, E, Wobber, V, Halbwax, M, Mohamba, C, Sousa, ND, Atencia, R, Cox, D, and Hare, B. "Bonobos have a more human-like second-to-fourth finger length ratio (2D:4D) than chimpanzees: a hypothesized indication of lower prenatal androgens." Journal of Human Evolution 56.4 (2009): 361-365. Full Text

Wobber, V, Hare, B, and Wrangham, R. "Great apes prefer cooked food." Journal of Human Evolution 55.2 (August 2008): 340-348. Full Text

Heilbronner, SR, Rosati, AG, Stevens, JR, Hare, B, and Hauser, MD. "A fruit in the hand or two in the bush? Divergent risk preferences in chimpanzees and bonobos." Biology Letters 4.3 (June 2008): 246-249. Full Text Open Access Copy

Melis, AP, Hare, B, and Tomasello, M. "Do chimpanzees reciprocate received favours?." Animal Behaviour 76.3 (2008): 951-962. Full Text

Ross, SR, Lukas, KE, Lonsdorf, EV, Stoinski, TS, Hare, B, Shumaker, R, and Goodall, J. "Science priorities: Inappropriate use and portrayal of chimpanzees." Science 319.5869 (2008): 1487--. Full Text

Herrmann, E, Call, J, Hernández-Lloreda, MV, Hare, B, and Tomasello, M. "Response [3]." Science 319.5863 (2008): 569--.

Rosati, AG, Stevens, JR, Hare, B, and Hauser, MD. "The evolutionary origins of human patience: temporal preferences in chimpanzees, bonobos, and human adults." Current Biology : Cb 17.19 (October 2007): 1663-1668. Full Text Open Access Copy

Herrmann, E, Call, J, Hernàndez-Lloreda, MV, Hare, B, and Tomasello, M. "Humans have evolved specialized skills of social cognition: the cultural intelligence hypothesis." Science (New York, N.Y.) 317.5843 (September 2007): 1360-1366. Full Text