9780380728220

Next of Kin: My Conversations With Chimpanzees

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  • ISBN13:

    9780380728220

  • ISBN10:

    0380728222

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1/19/2010
  • Publisher: HarperCollins Publications

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Summary

In the tradition of "When Elephants Weep" comes the captivating story of the man who has made scientific history by talking to chimpanzees--man's closest biological relative. of photos.

Table of Contents

Introduction ix
Jane Goodall
PART ONE A FAMILY AFFAIR RENO, NEVADA: 1966-1970
A Tale of Two Chimps
3(13)
Baby in the Family
16(23)
Out of Africa
39(27)
Signs of Intelligent Life
66(25)
But Is It Language?
91(26)
PART TWO STRANGERS IN A STRANGE LAND NORMAN, OKLAHOMA: 1970-1980
The Island of Dr. Lemmon
117(33)
House Calls
150(34)
Autism and the Origins of Language
184(33)
A Death in the Family
217(18)
Like Mother, like Son
235(26)
PART THREE THE SEARCH FOR SANCTUARY ELLENSBURG, WASHINGTON: 1980-1997
And Two More Makes Five
261(22)
Something to Talk About
283(26)
Monkey Business
309(23)
Home at Last
332(26)
Back to Africa
358(29)
Author's Note 387(2)
Acknowledgments 389(3)
Notes 392(16)
Index 408

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