James F. Bonk Professor
Education & Training
Ph.D., University of Georgia at Athens 1980
B.A., Duke University 1972
Major research interests in processes of social cognition, social learning, cooperation, and communication from developmental, comparative, and cultural perspectives. Current theoretical focus on processes of shared intentionality. Empirical research mainly with human children from 1 to 4 years of age and great apes.
Children, great apes, social cognition, communication, cooperation, social learning
Hare, B, and Tomasello, M. "Chimpanzees are more skilful in competitive than in cooperative cognitive tasks." Animal Behaviour 68.3 (2004): 571-581. Full Text
Hare, B, Addessi, E, Call, J, Tomasello, M, and Visalberghi, E. "Do capuchin monkeys, Cebus apella, know what conspecifics do and do not see?." Animal Behaviour 65.1 (2003): 131-142. Full Text
Tomasello, M, Call, J, and Hare, B. "Chimpanzees versus humans: It's not that simple." Trends in Cognitive Sciences 7.6 (2003): 239-240. Full Text
Tomasello, M, Call, J, and Hare, B. "Chimpanzees understand psychological states - The question is which ones and to what extent." Trends in Cognitive Sciences 7.4 (2003): 153-156. Full Text
Tomasello, M, Hare, B, and Fogleman, T. "The ontogeny of gaze following in chimpanzees, Pan troglodytes, and rhesus macaques, Macaca mulatta." Animal Behaviour 61.2 (2001): 335-343. Full Text
Agnetta, B, Hare, B, and Tomasello, M. "Cues to food location that domestic dogs (Canis familiaris) of different ages do and do not use." Animal Cognition 3.2 (2000): 107-112. Full Text
Hare, B, Call, J, Agnetta, B, and Tomasello, M. "Chimpanzees know what conspecifics do and do not see." Animal Behaviour 59.4 (2000): 771-785. Full Text
Itakura, S, Agnetta, B, Hare, B, and Tomasello, M. "Chimpanzee use of human and conspecific social cues to locate hidden food." Developmental Science 2.4 (1999): 448-456.