The Occurrence of Postconflict Skills in Captive Immature Chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes)

@inproceedings{Farooqi2016TheOO,
  title={The Occurrence of Postconflict Skills in Captive Immature Chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes)},
  author={Samina H. Farooqi and Nicola F Koyama},
  booktitle={International Journal of Primatology},
  year={2016}
}
Conflict management strategies can reduce costs of aggressive competition in group-living animals. Postconflict behaviors such as reconciliation and third-party postconflict affiliation are widely accepted as social skills in primates and have been demonstrated in many species. Although immature primates possess a repertoire of species-specific behaviors, it is thought that they gradually develop appropriate social skills throughout prolonged juvenility to establish and maintain complex social… CONTINUE READING