Carel P. van Schaik
Carel P. van Schaik
Professor Biological Anthropology emeritus, University of Zurich
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The phenology of tropical forests: adaptive significance and consequences for primary consumers
CP Van Schaik, JW Terborgh, SJ Wright
Annual Review of ecology and Systematics 24 (1), 353-377, 1993
The evolution of female social relationships in nonhuman primates
EHM Sterck, DP Watts, CP Van Schaik
Behavioral ecology and sociobiology 41, 291-309, 1997
Orangutan cultures and the evolution of material culture
CP Van Schaik, M Ancrenaz, G Borgen, B Galdikas, CD Knott, I Singleton, ...
Science 299 (5603), 102-105, 2003
The ecology of social relationships amongst female primates
CP Van Schaik
Comparative socioecology: The behavioural ecology of humans and other mammals, 1989
Why are diurnal primates living in groups?
CP Van Schaik
Behaviour 87 (1-2), 120-144, 1983
Fission-fusion dynamics: new research frameworks
F Aureli, CM Schaffner, C Boesch, SK Bearder, J Call, CA Chapman, ...
Current Anthropology 49 (4), 627-654, 2008
Evolution of primate social systems
PM Kappeler, CP van Schaik
International journal of primatology 23, 707-740, 2002
The evolution of self-control
EL MacLean, B Hare, CL Nunn, E Addessi, F Amici, RC Anderson, ...
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 111 (20), E2140-E2148, 2014
Cooperative breeding and human cognitive evolution
JM Burkart, SB Hrdy, CP Van Schaik
Evolutionary Anthropology: Issues, News, and Reviews: Issues, News, and …, 2009
Light and the phenology of tropical trees
SJ Wright, CP van Schaik
The American Naturalist 143 (1), 192-199, 1994
Overall brain size, and not encephalization quotient, best predicts cognitive ability across non-human primates
RO Deaner, K Isler, J Burkart, C Van Schaik
Brain, behavior and evolution 70 (2), 115-124, 2007
The conditions for tool use in primates: implications for the evolution of material culture
CP Van Schaik, RO Deaner, MY Merrill
Journal of Human Evolution 36 (6), 719-741, 1999
On the ultimate causes of primate social systems
CP Van Schaik, J Van Hooff
Behaviour 85 (1-2), 1-2, 1983
The evolution of animal ‘cultures’ and social intelligence
A Whiten, CP Van Schaik
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 362 …, 2007
Ecological risk aversion in juvenile primates: slow and steady wins the race
Juvenile primates, 1993
Energetics and the evolution of human brain size
A Navarrete, CP Van Schaik, K Isler
Nature 480 (7375), 91-93, 2011
Conflict resolution following aggression in gregarious animals: a predictive framework
F Aureli, M Cords, CP Van Schaik
Animal behaviour 64 (3), 325-343, 2002
Other-regarding preferences in a non-human primate: Common marmosets provision food altruistically
JM Burkart, E Fehr, C Efferson, CP van Schaik
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 104 (50), 19762-19766, 2007
The expensive brain: a framework for explaining evolutionary changes in brain size
K Isler, CP van Schaik
Journal of human evolution 57 (4), 392-400, 2009
Infanticide by males and its implications
C van Schaik, CH Janson
Cambridge University Press, 2000
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