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Bonobo Sex and Society The behavior of a close relative challenges assumptions about male supremacy in human evolution by Frans B .

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  title={Bonobo Sex and Society The behavior of a close relative challenges assumptions about male supremacy in human evolution by Frans B .},
  author={M. D. Waal}
}
t a juncture in history during which women are seeking equality with men, science arrives with a belated gift to the feminist movement. Male-biased evolutionary scenariosÑ Man the Hunter, Man the Toolmaker and so onÑare being challenged by the discovery that females play a central, perhaps even dominant, role in the social life of one of our nearest relatives. In the past few years many strands of knowledge have come together concerning a relatively unknown ape with an unorthodox repertoire of… 
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