Compelling Reading: Mama's Last Hug
A video of a dying chimpanzee sharing a last goodbye with her long-time caretaker has been widely circulating on the internet. According to the author of the book, Mama's Last Hug, primatologist Frans de Waal asserts that this is a clear demonstration of the capacity for animals to express their own unique emotions.
THE BOOK The book is engaging, entertaining and provides a very interesting perspective, citing numerous scientific studies. It is a recommended resource.
AUTHOR'S TED TALK
The Author has also presented a Ted Talk:
- Ted Talk "The Surprising Science of Alpha Males"
Link to book: https://www.amazon.com/Mamas-Last-Hug-Animal-Emotions/dp/0393635066
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