A field study of emotions, dominance, and social behavior in a group of baboons (Papio anubis)

@article{Buirski2005AFS,
  title={A field study of emotions, dominance, and social behavior in a group of baboons (Papio anubis)},
  author={Peter Buirski and Henry Kellerman and Robert Plutchik and Richard Weininger and Nancy Buirski},
  journal={Primates},
  year={2005},
  volume={14},
  pages={67-78}
}
This study involved the testing of a new rating instrument designed to measure emotional behavior, and the examination of the correlations between dominance and certain classes of emotional behavior. The sample population was a troop of 7 olive baboons. The rating scale was found to be very effective. Wide individual differences in scores on the 8… CONTINUE READING