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

Hare, B, and Tomasello, M. "Human-like social skills in dogs?." Trends in cognitive sciences 9.9 (September 2005): 439-444. (Review) Full Text

Hare, B, Plyusnina, I, Ignacio, N, Schepina, O, Stepika, A, Wrangham, R, and Trut, L. "Social cognitive evolution in captive foxes is a correlated by-product of experimental domestication." Current Biology 15.3 (2005): 226-230. Full Text

Miklósi, Á, Topál, J, Hare, B, and Tomasello, M. "Is there a simple recipe for how to make friends? (multiple letters)." Trends in Cognitive Sciences 9.10 (2005): 463-465. Full Text

Call, J, Hare, B, Carpenter, M, and Tomasello, M. "'Unwilling' versus 'unable': chimpanzees' understanding of human intentional action." Developmental science 7.4 (September 2004): 488-498. Full Text

Hare, B, and Tomasello, M. "Chimpanzees are more skilful in competitive than in cooperative cognitive tasks." Animal Behaviour 68.3 (September 2004): 571-581. Full Text

Tomasello, M, Call, J, and Hare, B. "Chimpanzees understand psychological states – the question is which ones and to what extent." Trends in Cognitive Sciences 7.4 (April 2003): 153-156. Full Text

Tomasello, M, Call, J, and Hare, B. "Chimpanzees versus humans: It's not that simple." Trends in Cognitive Sciences 7.6 (2003): 239-240. Full Text

Hare, B, Addessi, E, Call, J, Tomasello, M, and Visalberghi, E. "Do capuchin monkeys, Cebus apella, know what conspecifics do and do not see?." Animal Behaviour 65.1 (January 2003): 131-142. Full Text

Hare, B, Brown, M, Williamson, C, and Tomasello, M. "The domestication of social cognition in dogs." Science (New York, N.Y.) 298.5598 (November 2002): 1634-1636. Full Text

Tomasello, M, Hare, B, and Fogleman, T. "The ontogeny of gaze following in chimpanzees, Pan troglodytes, and rhesus macaques, Macaca mulatta." Animal Behaviour 61.2 (February 2001): 335-343. Full Text