Here's what complex primate societies can teach us about sex and gender
To uncover the origins of gender, world-renowned primatologist Frans de Waal, a professor of psychology at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia, has spent decades observing humans and our closest evolutionary cousins — bonobos and chimpanzees.
After all, even though we once thought of ape behavior solely in terms of violence and sex, we now know that they lead much more nuanced, culturally sophisticated lives that are rich in warmth and color. In his latest book, “DIFFERENT: Gender Through the Eyes of a Primatologist”, de Waal draws on years of observation and study of both human and animal behavior to offer a fresh perspective on a topic that has become deeply politicized over the years: gender.
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