Humans, Chimps, and Bonobos

@article{Somit1990HumansCA,
  title={Humans, Chimps, and Bonobos},
  author={A. Somit},
  journal={Journal of Conflict Resolution},
  year={1990},
  volume={34},
  pages={553 - 582}
}
  • A. Somit
  • Published 1990
  • Psychology
  • Journal of Conflict Resolution
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