Evolutionary Psychology of Spatial Representations in the Hominidae

Abstract

Comparatively little is known about the inherited primate background underlying human cognition, the human cognitive "wild-type." Yet it is possible to trace the evolution of human cognitive abilities and tendencies by contrasting the skills of our nearest cousins, not just chimpanzees, but all the extant great apes, thus showing what we are likely to have… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2006.07.049

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