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Folk Physics for Apes: The Chimpanzee's Theory of How the World Works

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Folk Physics for Apes: The Chimpanzee's Theory of How the World Works - Povinelli, Daniel J, and Povinelli, Daneil J

From an early age, humans know a surprising amount about basic physical principles, such as gravity, force, mass, and shape. We can see this in the way that young children play, and manipulate objects around them. The same behavior has long been observed in primates - chimpanzees have been shown to possess a remarkable ability to make and use ...

Folk Physics for Apes: The Chimpanzee's Theory of How the World Works 2003, OUP Oxford, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780198572190

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Folk Physics for Apes: The Chimpanzee's Theory of How the World Works 2000, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780198572206

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