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

Jensen, K, Hare, B, Call, J, and Tomasello, M. "What's in it for me? Self-regard precludes altruism and spite in chimpanzees." Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 273.1589 (2006): 1013-1021. Full Text

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 : Cb 15.3 (February 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

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

Call, J, Hare, B, Carpenter, M, and Tomasello, M. "'Unwilling' versus 'unable': Chimpanzees' understanding of human intentional action." Developmental Science 7.4 (2004): 488-498. 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 (2003): 131-142. 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 (2003): 153-156. 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