Seth Dobson, assistant professor of anthropology at Dartmouth College, explains the facial expressions made by a male gelada monkey who has been challenged by a rival. A biological anthropologist, Dobson is curious about the evolution of human behavior. His studies of how primates communicate in the wild offer insights into what advantages the development of language brought to early humans.
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A story about the most effective charities to reduce animal suffering cites a 2019 study co-authored by Professor of Government Benjamin Valentino that found a strong connection between the recognition of human rights and animal rights.