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Silk, Joan B.

Overview
Works: 24 works in 103 publications in 5 languages and 1,632 library holdings
Genres: Examinations, questions, etc 
Roles: Author
Classifications: GN281, 599.938
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Joan B Silk
How humans evolved by Robert Boyd( Book )
56 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This introductory text discusses evolutionary theory, archaeological records, and primate behavioral ecology with an eye to understanding contemporary human nature
Mind the gap tracing the origins of human universals by Peter M Kappeler( )
12 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and German and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The evolution of primate societies ( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1987, the University of Chicago Press published Primate Societies, the standard reference in the field of primate behavior for an entire generation of students and scientists. But in the twenty-five years since its publication, new theories and research techniques for studying the Primate order have been developed, debated, and tested, forcing scientists to revise their understanding of our closest living relatives. Intended as a sequel to Primate Societies, The Evolution of Primate Societies compiles thirty-one chapters that review the current state of knowledge regarding the beh
L'aventure humaine : des molécules à la culture by Robert Boyd( Book )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in French and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cómo evolucionaron los humanos by Robert T Boyd( Book )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hito wa donoyōni shinka shite kitaka by Robert Boyd( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in Japanese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
How humans evolved by Robert Boyd( Recording )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[In this text, the authors offer an] account of the evolution of the human species. [The] introductory text shows how an understanding of evolutionary theory and a knowledge of primate behavioral ecology can be combined with clues from the fossil and archaeological records to explain why we look and act the way we do. [The text] reflect[s] recent developments in the discipline.-Back cover
The form and function of reconciliation in primates by Joan B Silk( )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adoption and kinship in Oceania by Joan B Silk( )
2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mind the Gap : Tracing the Origins of Human Universals ( )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adoption among the Inuit by Joan B Silk( )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What are friends for : adaptive value of social bonds in primate groups ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The ontogeny of human prosociality : behavioral experiments with children aged 3 to 8 by Bailey R House( )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The role of tracking and tolerance in relationship among friends by Xue Ming( )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Male-immature relationships in multi-male groups of mountain gorillas (Gorilla beringei beringei) by S Rosenbaum( )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Instructor's manual and test-item file for Robert Boyd and Joan Silk's How humans evolved by Joseph Mark Soltis( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Fosterage as a system of dispersed cooperative breeding by Brooke A Scelza( )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A practical guide to the study of social relationships by Joan B Silk( )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Silk Joan
シルク, ジョーン・B
Languages
English (88)
Spanish (6)
Japanese (2)
French (2)
German (1)
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