Animal Intelligence

Many of these item noted in this exhibit are or soon will be in the Gill Library.
Please check the collection.

Where possible the links below go to Google Books with book previews.

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Animal Wise:  The Thoughts
 and Emotions of Our Fellow  Creatures
by Virginia Morell

Walking with Great Apes: 
Jane Goodall, Dian Fossey, Birute Galdikas 
 by Sy Montgomery

 

Why Cats Paint: 
A Theory of Feline Aesthetics

by Heather Busch and Burton Silver

Through a Window:
 My Thirty Years with the Chimpanzees of Gombe
 by Jane Goodall

 

 

Alex & Me: How a Scientist and a Parrot Discovered a Hidden World of Animal Intelligence--and Formed a Deep Bond...
by Irene Pepperberg


Wesley the Owl: The Remarkable Love Story of an Owl and His Girl by Stacey O'Brien


Animals in Translation: Using the Mysteries of Autism to Decode Animal Behavior  by Temple Grandin


Animal Architects: Building and the Evolution of Intelligence

James and Carol By Gould


Thinking Animals: Animals and the Development of Human Intelligence

 

Max Oelschlaeger and Paul Shepard


Second Nature: The Inner Lives of Animals by Jonathan Balcombe and J. M. Coetzee


Intelligence in Nature
by Jeremy Narby

Bird Brains by Candace Savage


Animal Social Complexity: Intelligence, Culture and Individualized Societies by Frans B. M. Waal, Frans B. M. De Waal, Peter L. Tyack

The Mind of the Raven by Bernd Heinrich