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Kanzi

The Ape at the Brink of the Human Mind

by Sue Savage-Rumbaugh

  • 185 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Wiley .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages299
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7619160M
ISBN 100471585912
ISBN 109780471585916

Research conducted with Kanzi, a bonobo chimp, might be: shows that bonobos are capable of conversation that includes asking questions and sharing information, indicates that chimps are better at communicating through the use of written, rather than visual, symbols, produced no definitive results about Kanzi's linguistic achievements. Kanzi, Homewood, Alabama. 1, likes 1 talking about this. KANZI is Birmingham's coolest fair trade store. An African market in Homewood on Central Ave. Handmade. Fair trade. For good. KANZI's 5/5(19).

Although the bonobo Kanzi gives his name to the title of the book, the book itself allows itself intelligent extrapolation of the data he provided. All in all it was an interesting mix of data, anecdote, evolutionary history, as awareness plea, and philosophy. This was an easy read which flowed well/5(10).   Read "Kanzi The Ape at the Brink of the Human Mind" by Sue Savage-Rumbaugh available from Rakuten Kobo. The remarkable story of a "talking" chimp, a leading scientist, and the profound insights they have uncovered about our Brand: Turner Publishing Company.

The book, according to the Gorilla Foundation’s website, is “a classic of children’s literature,” and it was featured on Reading Rainbow in the s. Koko has had her likeness turned into stuffed. ― Sue Savage-Rumbaugh, Kanzi: The Ape at the Brink of the Human Mind “Engagement, and its relationship to the accumulation and processing of information, is a little-studied phenomenon, representing as it does, individual skills rather than those that can be measured in a group of by:


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Although the bonobo Kanzi gives his name to the title of the book, the book itself allows itself intelligent extrapolation of the data he provided. All in all it was Kanzi book interesting mix of data, anecdote, evolutionary history, as awareness plea, and philosophy.

This was an easy read which flowed by:   He is Kanzi, an extraordinary bonobo chimpanzee who has overturned the idea that symbolic language is unique to our species.

This is the Kanzi book story of how Kanzi learned to converse with humans and the profound lessons he has taught us about our animal cousins, and ourselves. The underlying thesis is informative and well argued /5. "Kanzi offers any number of crucial insights into the workings of the mind." –– The New York Times Book Review The remarkable story of the "talking" ape who is proving animals can think Though he cannot physically speak, Kanzi understands an impressive amount of spoken English and communicates by punching symbols on a special : Sue Savage-Rumbaugh.

Overview "Kanzi offers any number of crucial insights into the workings of the mind."--The New York Times Book Review The remarkable story of the "talking" ape who is proving animals can think Though he cannot physically speak, Kanzi understands an impressive amount of spoken English and communicates by punching symbols on a special : Turner Publishing Company.

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Kanzi has 59 books on Goodreads, and recently added The Sheikh's Redemption by Olivia Gates, The Desert Lord's Baby by Olivia Gates, The Sheikh's Claim b. Kanzi by Sue Savage-Rumbaugh,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(). Sue Savage-Rumbaugh is the author of Kanzi ( avg rating, ratings, 15 reviews, published ), Apes, Language, and the Human Mind ( avg ratin /5.

Ape-language specialist Savage-Rumbaugh and science writer Lewin (co-author of Origins with Richard Leakey, ) run the superchimp Kanzi past us once again with this latest in the current deluge of books on animal brain power. Kanzi—already a phenom with Newsweek, Time, and National Geographic covers to his credit—is an ape with a mind of his own; his facility with communication (via.

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True. Rosenstand claims that Aristotle's theory of the Golden Mean can serve as a starting point for media ethics. True. Kant is a retributivist retentionist. True. KANZI: The Ape at the Brink of the Human Mind User Review - Kirkus. Ape-language specialist Savage-Rumbaugh and science writer Lewin (co-author of Origins with Richard Leakey, ) run the superchimp Kanzi past us once again with this latest in the current deluge of Read full review/5(2).

(A long discussion of animal communication can be found in my book.). In the last 40 years, there have been many apes that have been taught to communicate with humans using sign language or other means, but the most famous among them are Koko the gorilla, Washoe the chimpanzee, and Kanzi the bonobo.

Kanzi the Bonobo. K likes. Who's your ancestor. Facebook is showing information to help you better understand the purpose of a ers: K. Save 84% off the newsstand price! To better understand bonobo intelligence, I traveled to Des Moines, Iowa, to meet Kanzi, a year-old male bonobo reputedly able to converse with humans.

When.Kanzi (born Octo ), also known by the lexigram (from the character 太), is a male bonobo who has been featured in several studies on great ape language.

According to Sue Savage-Rumbaugh, a primatologist who has studied the bonobo throughout his life, Kanzi has exhibited advanced linguistic Followers: He is Kanzi, an extraordinary bonobo chimpanzee who has overturned the idea that symbolic language is unique to our species.

This is the moving story of how Kanzi learned to converse with humans and the profound lessons he has taught us about our animal cousins, and ourselves. "" The underlying thesis is informative and well argued/5(1).