Ape genius

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WGBH Boston Video,
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c2008.
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English
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Discusses what is known about the intelligence of our nearest relatives, the great apes, including chimpanzees, bonobos, orangutans, and gorillas. Looks at historical research that shows they can use simple tools and even be trained to communicate in sign language. Also investigates newer research that looks at planned use of weapons, math ability, creative problem solving, reasoning, cooperation, imitation, social emotions, and other aspects of intelligence. Asks what forms the crucial differences in intellect between apes and humans.
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subject_facet Animal intelligence, Apes -- Psychology, Bonobo -- Psychology, Chimpanzees -- Psychology, Cognition, Documentary television programs, Hominidae -- psychology, Hominids -- Psychology, Nonfiction television programs, Pan paniscus -- psychology, Pan troglodytes -- psychology, Psychology, Comparative, Video recordings for people with visual disabilities, Video recordings for the hearing impaired
title_display Ape genius
title_full Ape genius [videorecording] / written, produced and directed by John Rubin ; a production of NOVA and National Geographic Television in association with John Rubin Productions, Inc. ; WGBH Boston
title_short Ape genius
topic_facet Animal intelligence, Apes, Bonobo, Chimpanzees, Cognition, Hominidae, Hominids, Pan paniscus, Pan troglodytes, Psychology, Psychology, Comparative, psychology
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