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Vol. 34, No. 1-2, 1980
Issue release date: 1980
Section title: Paper
Folia Primatol 1980;34:90–110
(DOI:10.1159/000155949)

Types of Dominance in a Chimpanzee Colony

Noë R. · de Waal F.B.M. · van Hooff J.A.R.A.M.
Laboratory of Comparative Physiology of the State University of Utrecht, Utrecht, and Burger’s Dierenpark, Arnhem

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Abstract of Paper

Published online: 9/11/2008
Issue release date: 1980

Number of Print Pages: 21
Number of Figures: 0
Number of Tables: 0

ISSN: 0015-5713 (Print)
eISSN: 1421-9980 (Online)

For additional information: http://www.karger.com/FPR

Abstract

This study examines to what extent the concept of dominance can be used to describe the social structure of a group of semi-free-living chimpanzees. 15 behavioural variables, based on agonistic, competitive and affinitive behaviour patterns, have been compared with respect to the interindividual directions in which they occurred. In this analysis use was made of indices that reflect the position an individual occupies in the relationship structure. These indices were calculated per individual for all variables and subjected to factor analysis and cluster analysis. As a result, 13 of the variables could be grouped in three categories which have been labelled: (1) agonistic dominance; (2) bluff dominance, and (3) competitive dominance. Whereas the top positions in the hierarchies based on the first two closely related types of dominance were occupied by the adult males, the hierarchy based on the third type was headed by several adult females.

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Author Contacts

Roland Noë, Laboratory of Comparative Physiology, Jan van Galenstraat 40, 3572 LA Utrecht (The Netherlands)

  

Article Information

Published online: September 11, 2008
Number of Print Pages : 21

  

Publication Details

Folia Primatologica (International Journal of PrimatologyInternationale Zeitschrift für PrimatologieJournal international de Primatologie)

Vol. 34, No. 1-2, Year 1980 (Cover Date: 1980)

Journal Editor: Crompton R.H. (Liverpool)
ISSN: 0015–5713 (Print), eISSN: 1421–9980 (Online)

For additional information: http://www.karger.com/FPR


Article / Publication Details

First-Page Preview
Abstract of Paper

Published online: 9/11/2008
Issue release date: 1980

Number of Print Pages: 21
Number of Figures: 0
Number of Tables: 0

ISSN: 0015-5713 (Print)
eISSN: 1421-9980 (Online)

For additional information: http://www.karger.com/FPR


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